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Maintenance Technician

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Job Summary:
The Maintenance Technician performs routine facility maintenance tasks throughout park facilities and visitor centers on a daily basis. The position reports directly to the Technical Services Supervisor. The ability to work a varied schedule including weekends, holidays, and evenings, and availability for overtime is also required.

Job Description:

Reports to: Supervisor of Technical Services

Department: Operations

Status: Full Time/Non-Exempt

Schedule: Sunday - Thursday, 9:00am - 5:30pm (Occasional weekends and holidays)

Summary of Essential Job Functions

  • Performs maintenance tasks including, garbage removal, and facility cleaning including: sweeping, vacuuming, mopping, dusting, window cleaning, floor stripping and finishing.
  • Public and staff restroom maintenance including washing fixtures, walls, mopping floors, cleaning windows, polishing stainless steel and other hard surfaces.
  • Painting.
  • Snow and Ice removal.
  • Operates supplied equipment/machines/vehicles to execute the above tasks in a proper and safe manner.
  • Interacts with Park patrons in a professional manner including providing accurate and pertinent information regarding Park landmarks and events.
  • Reports damage and vandalism, park wide.
  • Assists with events preparation and set up as needed.
  • Performs other duties as required.

Minimum Requirements:

  • Ability to perform heavy, physical labor on a daily basis in all weather conditions.
  • Ability to lift up to 50 lbs.occasionally.
  • Ability to perform semi-skilled maintenance tasks using various hand and power tools.
  • Knowledge and experience using and various floor maintenance, power washing and drain clearing equipment.
  • Strong interpersonal skills.
  • Valid Driver's License required.
  • Ability to work in a team environment as well as independently, demonstrating good judgment at all times.
  • Willingness to work a schedule that varies to meet the needs of the Park, including weekends, holidays and evenings.

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    Safety Requirements

    Establishment and maintenance of a safe work environment is the shared responsibility of this organization and employees at every level. The Conservancy will make every effort to assure a safe environment and be in compliance with federal, state, and local safety regulations.  Employees are expected to obey safety rules and to exercise caution in all their work activities.  Accordingly, employees should be aware of any hazards, which could cause an injury or accident (e.g., spills, obstacles in walkways).  If an employee discovers a potential dangerous condition, he/she should alert other employees and notify his/her supervisor immediately.



    The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by people assigned to this classification.  They are not to be construed as an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties, and skills required of personnel so classified.  All personnel may be required to perform duties outside of their normal responsibilities from time to time, as needed