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General Maintenance Helper Salary
in Idaho, United States

$28,316 (USD)

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Last updated: February 22, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a General Maintenance Helper is $28,316 a year and $14 an hour in Idaho, United States. The average salary range for a General Maintenance Helper is between $21,864 and $33,560. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Idaho, United States.

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Job Summary

  • Assists maintenance repairer, industrial in repairing and maintaining machinery, equipment, physical structures, and plumbing and electrical systems of industrial establishment, using handtools and power tools: dismantles machines or equipment, replaces defective parts and motors, and adjusts feed mechanisms.
  • Cleans and lubricates machine parts, such as shafts, pulleys, gears, and bearings, using rags, brushes, grease gun, and oilcan.
  • Replaces or repairs machine belts.
  • Removes dust, dirt, grease, and waste material from machines.
  • Paints machines or equipment to prevent corrosion.
  • Bends and cuts conduit and wire, and drills holes in walls, floors, and ceilings for electrical connections.
  • Connects wire to motors, fixtures, and other electrical equipment, replaces switches and fuses, and splices wire and insulates wire with friction tape.
  • Bends, cuts, and threads pipe, cuts openings in walls, ceilings, and floors for pipes, and seals pipe joints with sealing compound.
  • Cuts out and joins parts for worktables, benches, shelves and other furnishings, using power tools and handtools.
  • Patches or replaces plaster or plaster board and paints walls, ceilings, and trim of building.
  • Clears clogged drains, and replaces plumbing fixtures.
  • Performs other duties as described under helper.
  • May operate welding machine to repair or join metal parts.
General Maintenance Helper Job Prevalence in Idaho, United States

Job family: Helpers--Installation, Maintenance, and Repair Workers

Job family population: 112,080

Estimated population of General Maintenance Helper jobs: 1,282

Rate of error: 1.6%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %


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General Maintenance Helper Job Listings for Idaho, United States

Agricultural Grounds Maintenance
Feb 8
Nampa, ID, USA
Elwood Professional
... WILL PLAY: * Assist in the general maintenance of the Farm * Assist with the planting and ... Welding and wood working skills helpful, but not required * Must be physically fit and able to lift ...
General Labor-Custom Bath Tubs
Jan 14
Caldwell, ID, USA
DePaul Staffing
... and maintenance tools and equipment to complete daily tasks · Follow all health and safety ... Paul, MN; and are ready to help you find your job today. DePaul is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative ...
Kitchen Helper/Dishwasher
Jan 9
Boise, ID, USA
Hawthorn Senior Living
... You must have general knowledge of cleaning and sanitation procedures. · To fulfill state ... you maintain food handlers' permit · Possessing a strong desire to advance in the culinary ...
Operations Manager of Disaster Restoration Services
Dec 3
Post Falls, ID, USA
ServiceMaster of North Idaho
General Manager maintains an open-door policy and help individuals and teams work synergistically. · Extremely organized and uses time efficiently. · Values integrity and does not cut corners and ...
Glass and Door Technician
Feb 21
Twin Falls, ID, USA
Custom Glass, Inc. - Automatic Entrances of Idaho
GENERAL SUMMARY: In brief summary, our service technicians are responsible for completing quality ... preventative maintenance services while projecting a positive and professional attitude
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