$25 per hour/$50,375 annually
GEICO is growing, and we have an exciting opportunity for an Operating Engineer to join our Facilities team in Lakeland, FL. As an Operating Engineer, you will be responsible for maintaining the engineering and day-to-day facilities operations of our Lakeland, FL campus. The ideal candidate will have experience with repairing and maintaining a variety of electrical systems, including parking lot lighting, indoor lighting, turnstile doors, and generators. The ideal candidate will also be dependable, willing to help with various department/team projects and initiatives, and have a passion for providing excellent service to other associates and ensuring their safety while at work.
Responsibilities for repair and maintenance of a variety of electrical systems including—but not limited to—the following: troubleshooting power issues, parking lot lighting, indoor lighting, turnstile doors, weekly testing of generator, café appliances, etc.
Keeping accurate records
Use of computer and electronic testing equipment to fulfill job functions
Protect against occupational hazards and safety precautions involved in the installation, repair, and maintenance of electrical systems
Be willing to perform general maintenance tasks and assist with facility projects as needed
Follow local, state, and federal regulations/codes applicable to position
Be flexible with work hours when needed
Weekend on call required every ninth weekend
As an Operating Engineer, you’ll enjoy our Total Rewards Program* to help secure your financial future and preserve your health and well-being, including:
Premier Medical, Dental and Vision Insurance with no waiting period**
Paid Vacation, Sick and Parental Leave
401(k) Plan with Profit Sharing
Paid Training and Licensures
Qualifications & Skills:
Valid driver’s license (must meet company underwriting guidelines for at least the past 3 consecutive years) and the ability to maintain applicable state and federal certifications and permits
Minimum 5 years commercial electrical experience
Completion of a technical school or journeyman program preferred
Occasional on-call weekend work may be required
Minimum of high school diploma or equivalent
Exhibit a personality that demonstrates interpersonal skills to relate to associates, staff, and administration
- Benefits may be different by location. Benefit eligibility requirements vary and may include length of service.
**Coverage begins with the pay period after hire date. Must enroll in New Hire Benefits within 30 days of the date of hire for coverage to take effect.
The equal employment opportunity policy of the GEICO Companies provides for a fair and equal employment opportunity for all associates and job applicants regardless of race, color, religious creed, national origin, ancestry, age, gender, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, familial status, disability or genetic information, in compliance with applicable federal, state and local law. GEICO hires and promotes individuals solely on the basis of their qualifications for the job to be filled.
GEICO reasonably accommodates qualified individuals with disabilities to enable them to receive equal employment opportunity and/or perform the essential functions of the job, unless the accommodation would impose an undue hardship to the Company. This applies to all applicants and associates. GEICO also provides a work environment in which each associate is able to be productive and work to the best of their ability. We do not condone or tolerate an atmosphere of intimidation or harassment. We expect and require the cooperation of all associates in maintaining an atmosphere free from discrimination and harassment with mutual respect by and for all associates and applicants.