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Lead Maintenance Associate
Job Code:2022-MAINT-002
Salary Range:$15.50/hour-$17.83/hour

The Maintenance Associate’s duties change from day to day.  Certain tasks such as mowing and landscaping are necessary on an ongoing basis.  Other tasks come in as requests from program staff, which may included plumbing, electrical work or work on the physical structure of facilities.  Maintenance staff also engage in major building and remodeling tasks from time to time.  These projects will be labor intensive and require a variety of skills.  In addition, programs at times may move to a new facility, or staff even shift office space requiring moving assistance.  The Maintenance Associate must be willing to take a great deal of direction from the Facilities Manager, and be flexible around schedules and duties.  The Lead Associate provides direction for other Maintenance Associates in the absence of the Facilities Manager.  This individual is responsible for the performance and conduct of the other Associates.

Job Function:
Maintains agency facilities and assumes a lead role in the department and team.

Job Qualifications:
Education and Experience:
High School education or GED is required
- Previous maintenance experience and or/ specialized training in plumping, electrical, carpentry, painting, etc.

 Skill Requirements:
- Ability to basic plumbing, electrical, carpentry, painting, yard care, etc
- Effective time management
- Ability to work independently and in a project team
- Ability to read and follow directions
- Ability to exercise sound judgment when using tools, equipment and chemicals

 Physical Requirements:
- Must be able to read written instructions
- Must be able to communicate well in writing or speaking
- Ability to lift at least 50 pounds
- Ability to stand and walk most of the working day
- Physical body dexterity to allow for bending, stooping, reaching, pushing, pulling, etc, when moving, lifting or installing equipment, appliances, furniture
- Ability to work in various temperatures and seasonal conditions
- Ability to transport self and equipment and tools to various agency locations

Benefits & Pay:

  • PTO (paid-time-off) accrual 3 weeks first year (full-time)
  • 10 paid holidays
  • Sick Leave accrual 12 days per year (full-time)
  • Medical, vision, and dental insurance
  • Flexible Spending Account
  • 401K with company match
  • Company paid life insurance, STD and LTD
  • Supplemental life insurance