Facilities Maintenance Technician

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Posting Number: 0000932Job Title: Facilities Maintenance TechnicianPS Position#: 000001071Position Status: Full-TimeSalary: Starting salary range of $25,749 - $28,324 is based on the Lee College Classified Staff Salary Scale, A13. Placement on scale is commensurate with education and related work experience.Classification: Classified StaffDepartment:Maintenance POSTING TEXT

Job Summary/Basic Function:

Under the guidance and direction of the Director of Physical Plant, the Facilities Maintenance Technician will assist all craft personnel with routine and preventative maintenance repairs on all college buildings, mechanical equipment, utility systems, and grounds work.

Duties and responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

  • Assist craft personnel:
    • Assist Carpenter in constructing cabinets, performing finish and trim work, building projects, pouring concrete, etc.
    • Perform painting on carpentry, pipe, finished walls, etc. and tape and float walls, etc.
    • Assist Plumber.
    • Assist Auto Mechanic (e.g., gas vehicles, wash vehicles, etc.)
    • Change filters.
    • Perform other general maintenance work as required.

  • Mow and trim lawn (e.g., weed eating, stick edging, and blowing sidewalks).
  • Clear parking lots of trash.
  • Handle weed control.
  • Fertilize lawn, trees, and shrubs.
  • Apply various pesticides and herbicides, as appropriate.
  • Plant flowers, shrubs, and trees.
  • Perform minor maintenance on mowers, edgers, and trimmers.
  • Maintain underground irrigation system.
  • Install and landscape on new projects.
  • Prepare plants for special events.
  • Trim and cut down trees.
  • Transport equipment and material as required.

Additional duties and responsibilities may include, but are not limited to:

  • Assist moving crew and other craftsman as needed.
  • Power wash buildings and windows as needed.
  • Maintain pool and fountain as needed.
  • Clean pool vacuum cleaner.
  • Perform other duties as assigned.

Excellent college benefits accrue with this full-time position. This is a security sensitive position.

Lee College does not discriminate on the basis of gender, disability, race, color, age, religion, national origin, or veteran status.

Minimum Qualifications:
  • High School Diploma or equivalent (G.E.D.)
  • Five (5) years of related work experience
  • Ability to utilize a weed eater, blower, mowers, chainsaw, pale saw, edger, and trimmer
  • Ability to utilize back hoe, front end loader, man lift, and other grounds equipment
  • Must be familiar with and work within industry safety requirements for tools, equipment, and use of personal protective equipment
  • Must have a valid Texas driver’s license
  • Must be able to push, pull, lift, and/or carry loads of eighty (80) pounds for fifty (50) feet or more on a frequent basis
  • Must be able to work from ladders, boom trucks, or man lift
  • Must be able to stand, sit, kneel, squat, bend, stoop, twist, walk, grasp/squeeze for long periods of time
  • Must be able to work in hot, humid, wet, and/or cold conditions as warranted
  • Able to work individually and/or in a team environment with minimal supervision
  • Must be customer focused; continually improving on customer service
  • Must be able to work evenings, weekends, and holidays as needed
Preferred Qualifications:
  • Experience in education, hospital, or customer focused industry
Campus/Location: Main Campus - Baytown, TXIf other, provide location. Posting Date:10/05/2019Close Date:Open Until FilledYesSpecial Instructions to Applicants:

This position requires applicants to attach the following documents: resume, cover letter, and copies of transcripts for all completed course work. (Official transcripts required upon employment.)

In addition, applicants must include a minimum of three (3) professional references on the online application.

Please do not mail, email, fax, or deliver any documents outside of the electronic application process.

Posting Specific Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

  1. * Do you have a High School Diploma or equivalent (G.E.D.)?
    • Yes
    • No
  2. * Do you have at least five (5) years of related work experience?
    • Yes
    • No
  3. * Do you have a valid Texas driver's license?
    • Yes
    • No
  4. * Are you available to work evenings, weekends, and holidays as needed?
    • Yes
    • No
  5. * Do you have experience in education, hospital or customer-focused industry?
    • Yes
    • No
Applicant DocumentsRequired Documents
  1. Resume/Curriculum Vitae
  2. Cover Letter
Optional Documents
  1. Other Document
  2. Unofficial Transcript 1
  3. Unofficial Transcript 2
  4. Unofficial Transcript 3




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Job No:
Posted: 10/7/2019
Application Due: 12/5/2019
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