Maintenance Technician

Job description

Job Title :

Maintenance Technician


Maintenance GC



Posting Category:


Desired Start Date:


Hiring Range:

$15.32 - $19.15

Full Salary Range:

$15.32 - $22.98

Benefits Summary:

•Employer paid retirement plan (17.37%
employer paid; .75% employee paid)
•Group Health, Dental and Life
Insurance, including Flex Benefits
•20 days paid annual leave
•Four days per year paid personal leave
•16 paid holidays per year
•Paid medical, emergency and
bereavement leave
•Employee and family tuition waivers
•Free easy-access parking
•Collaborative work environment
•Onsite fitness center and walking track
•Verizon, Microsoft, Dell and HP
employee discounts
•Professional development

Months Worked Annually:

Full-time 12 months

Typical Work Schedule:

Mainly weekdays with some flexibility required

Posting Number :


Job Posting Date:


Initial Review Date:


Job Summary:

The General Maintenance person assists with the general maintenance of the College facilities and equipment. The Maintenance Technician performs apprentice-level plumbing work required to inspect, repair and maintain College water, gas, drainage, utility and heating systems and maintenance functions associated with facilities systems. This includes but is not limited to structural, electrical, plumbing, heating, and air conditioning and ventilation. Performs receiving and delivery from suppliers and delivers goods.

Reports To:

Director of Facilities


•Basic facility and equipment repair skills in at least three or more of the following areas: pneumatics, plumbing, electrical, carpentry, HVAC, welding, control systems, or vehicle maintenance
•Possess a valid Wyoming Driver’s License (CDL a plus)

Knowledge, Skills & Abilities:

•Select appropriate materials based on application and amounts required
•Read, interpret and work from sketches, blueprints, specifications, and construction drawings
•Understand and carry out oral and written instructions
•Care for the tools and equipment of the trade
•Use the tools and equipment of the trade
•Communicate clearly and concisely
•Move objects weighing up to 50 pounds regularly
•Read, understand and follow safety procedures
•Work as a team member and foster a cooperative work environment
•Knowledge of standard practices and materials and tools of the general maintenance
•Basic knowledge of all main carpentry, HVAC, electrical, and plumbing

Working Conditions/Physical Requirements:

•Some weekend and holiday work required
•Possess physical ability to work with maintenance equipment (lifting up to 70 pounds, climbing, etc.)
•Shop and in/out door environments
•Regular exposure to dust, machinery, noise and adverse weather conditions
•Subject to hazardous machinery including crafts trade tools and equipment
•Must be a self-starter and possess the ability to work with minimal supervision

About Northern Wyoming Community College District:

Sheridan College is located in historic Sheridan, WY at the foot of the beautiful Big Horn Mountains, minutes away from a variety of outdoor recreational activities. Sheridan is ranked “America’s Top Western Town” by True West magazine and is a vibrant community. Sheridan College is a vital component in the community.

Gillette College is located in Gillette, WY, the county seat of Campbell County. Located midway between the Big Horn Mountains to the West and the Black Hills of South Dakota to the east. Gillette is a growing, family-friendly community and enjoys a very strong economy due to energy-related industries located there.

NWCCD also includes a small campus site in Buffalo, WY.


•Two years’ experience in facility/equipment maintenance and repair preferred

Special Instructions to Applicants:

All NWCCD job postings are contingent on funding.

Transcripts will be required and may be attached to your online application documents under “Transcripts” and for additional space, under “Other Documents” or emailed to: [email protected]

Letters of recommendation are highly recommended and can be attached to your online application documents (up to three letters), or may be sent to Human Resources at [email protected]

Percentage of time:



Perform preventative and emergency maintenance on college mechanical systems

Percentage of time:



Perform minor repair of college facilities

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Campus Safety and emergency monitor. Occasionally required to respond to emergency calls on a 24-hours basis

Percentage of time:



Perform custodial or grounds duties as required

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Perform other related duties within area of responsibility




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Job No:
Posted: 3/4/2021
Application Due: 4/15/2021
Work Type: Full Time