Posted: Nov 10, 2021
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Maintenance Mechanic

Full-time
Application Deadline: N/A
Education

Position Purpose

Perform maintenance, custodial and grounds-keeping tasks that ensure the care and upkeep of school property.

Essential Functions

  • Performs routine maintenance activities.
  • Performs routine landscaping activities, i.e., cutting, mowing, weeding, edging, blowing, planting foliage, and shrubbery and tree maintenance.
  • Performs pavement and asphalt maintenance activities, including snow and ice removal.
  • Performs structural maintenance activities, i.e., painting playground and field equipment, repairing fences and gates, preparing athletic fields.
  • Performs cleanup and worksite restoration activities, i.e., picking up litter, disposing of waste and debris, cleaning surfaces.
  • Assists with custodial duties and building maintenance and repairs, as required.
  • Performs regular preventive maintenance and cleaning of equipment used; make repairs within the scope of abilities.
  • Assists with traffic flow for daily student drop off, pick up and events.
  • Assists in set ups for events (tables, chairs, signs).
  • Responds to and take appropriate actions in the event of emergency or critical incidents to resolve, confine or prevent potentially injurious or hazardous conditions.
  • Requests supplies as needed. 
  • Attend staff meetings, open houses, special events, etc. as required.
  • Other duties as assigned by the Director of Facilities and/or his designate.

Qualifications

  • High school diploma or GED is preferred along with 5 years related experience.
  • Ability to operate standard custodial and grounds-keeping equipment.
  • Ability to apply common sense understanding and to carry out instructions furnished in written or oral form.
  • Ability to ascertain which people may need immediate assistance and to act accordingly.
  • Ability to perform basic first aid preferred.
  • Ability to communicate effectively with all constituents in a school environment.
  • Must have current and valid drivers license.
  • Ability to work a rotating shift including Saturdays.

Application Procedures 

Interested candidates, please email a cover letter, resume, and contact information for three references to [email protected]