GENERAL MAINTENANCE AND REPAIR WORKERS FIX AND MAINTAIN MACHINES, MECHANICAL EQUIPMENT, AND BUILDINGS. THEY PAINT, REPAIR FLOORING, AND WORK ON PLUMBING, ELECTRICAL, AND AIR-CONDITIONING AND HEATING SYSTEMS.
General maintenance and repair workers often carry out many different tasks in a single day. They could work at any number of indoor or outdoor locations. They may work inside a single building, such as a hotel or hospital, or be responsible for the maintenance of many buildings, such as those in an apartment complex or on a college campus.