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General Trades Craftsman

Job Description

Georgia Regional Hospital at Savannah is seeking qualified candidates for the position of General Trades Craftsman. This full-time position will work varied shifts as needed, located at 1915 Eisenhower Drive in Savannah.

Job Description:

Performs facility maintenance, renovation, and construction. Installs and maintains security, climate control, and other facilities system. Will be responsible for monitoring the Power Plant and responding to calls after hours during the evenings, rotating weekends and holidays



Three years of experience in building repairs and maintenance or in the specific area of assignment OR Two years of experience at the lower level or position equivalent (FET031) Note: some positions may require area specific certifications/licenses

Preferred Qualifications

At least 3 years experience performing basic general maintenance to include plumbing, electrical and mechanical troubleshooting and repair. Must be able to lift at least 50 lbs,, must be able to stand for at least 6 hours and able to climb ladders. High School Diploma or GED required. Must possess a valid Georgia driver's license and have a clear MVR. Must be able to work flexible hours / varied shifts.


In addition to a competitive salary (Salary Depends On Skills and Experience), we offer a generous benefits package that includes a flexible schedule, training opportunities, employee retirement plan, deferred compensation, 12 paid holidays, vacation and sick leave, dental, vision, long term care, and life insurance.

This position is a pay grade 11 on the statewide salary plan.

Employment Information

This position is located at Georgia Regional Hospital at Savannah in Savannah, Georgia.

Since opening in 1970, GeorgiaRegional Hospital at Savannah (GRHS) has stood as a beacon of hope for consumers in need of mental health, developmental disability and addictive disease services in the southeast region of the state of Georgia.

Savannah, Georgia's First City is first, in family fun for the summer! With more than 50 cultural and historic attractions, there are plenty of museums, galleries, great entertainment and tours to keep busy and beat the heat!

Come join our team of professional staff and make a difference.

Applying for this job

Please email your cover letter and resume in Microsoft Word format to:

To ensure proper routing/handling of your credentials, copy/paste or type the following title in the subject line of your email: General Trades Craftsman If you are currently employed by DBHDD, please include "Internal Employee" in the subject line as well.

You may be subject to a Drug Screen. You may be required to submit fingerprints to check for the existence of Criminal History Record Information through the Georgia Bureau of Investigation and the Federal Bureau of Investigation. You do have the right to challenge the contents of any Criminal History that is located, should you choose to do so.

The Georgia Department of Behavioral Health and Developmental Disabilities provides services to ensure the health and welfare of Georgians. As an employee of DBHDD, in the event of an identified emergency you may be required, as a term and condition of employment, to assist in meeting the emergency responsibilities of the department.