Facilities Maintenance Service Technician l

  • Dallas County Community College District
  • 1601 S Lamar St, Dallas, TX 75215
  • Feb 18, 2020
Full time   Facilities Management

Job Description

Job no: 498712
Work type: Full-time
Location: El Centro
Work Schedule: Monday-Friday 8:00-5:00 (Some nights and weekends)

Job Title Code

Salary Level

Salary Range (Full-Time)
$3,000.00 mo. - $3,450.00 mo. (dependent on experience and other considerations)

Hourly Rate (Part-Time)
$17.31 per hour
Business Travel


Position Type

Position Summary
Under general supervision an intermediate level position that assists with the maintenance of assigned building locations and provides support carrying out duties in various functional areas such as: painting, carpentry, plumbing, and moving furniture, etc.

Required Knowledge, Skills & Abilities
Knowledge of computer technology to access, read, and interpret data generated by the energy management system and maintain records/generate reports. Ability to communicate effectively and courteously with individuals from diverse backgrounds. Strong knowledge and experience providing effective customer service.

Physical Requirements
The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job.  While performing the duties of this job, the employee is occasionally required to stand, walk, sit, push, lift, dig, haul, pull, reach, carry, grasp, squat or stoop, bend and twist the body while performing essential duties, use hands to finger, handle or feel objects, tools or controls, reach with hands and arms, climb stairs, talk or hear. The employee must have the ability to occasionally lift and/or move up to 50 pounds. Specific vision abilities required by the job include ability to distinguish the nature of objects by using the eye.

Minimum Knowledge and Experience
Graduation from high school plus three years of experience in building maintenance. Experience and qualifications for this type of position includes an emphasis on commercial and institutional setting. Working knowledge of at least two trade areas. Requires a valid driver’s license. May be required to work hours other than 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Monday through Friday. ***Will be subject to a criminal background check.  Some positions may be subject to a fingerprint check.***

Preferred Skills:  Heavy Painting with Experience in other Building Maintenance Trades.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities
Perform a wide variety of general building maintenance repairs and services. Assists with various tasks such as carpentry, plumbing, mechanical and additional duties as required. Reads blue prints, schematics, and technical manuals; performing repairs and installation activities. Assists minor plumbing functions: installs and repairs flush units for urinals and toilets, flush valves faucets leaks, clogged drains and sewers, repair sinks and commodes, etc. Performs painting functions such as taping, bedding, sanding, and texturing structures. Ensure safe working conditions and the maintenance of all MSDS (Material Safety Data Sheet) on file on all hazardous materials. Maintains a professional courteous manner with all students, vendors, contractors, and fellow employees. Provides recommendations for the requisition of supplies, parts, equipment and other related items. Provide backup assistance for other areas in the individual’s absence. Performs other duties as assigned. 

Advertised: Central Standard Time
Applications close: Central Standard Time

Application Details

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