Facilities Maintenance Service Technician III

Job Details

Job no: 501791
Work type: Full-time
Location: Various locations
Work Schedule: Monday-Friday 8:00-5:00 (Some nights and weekends)

Working Title

Facilities Maintenance Service Technician III

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Salary Level


Salary Range (Full-Time)

$53,000 + (commensurate with education and experience)

Hourly Rate (Part-Time)

$25.48 per hour

Business Travel




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Position Summary

The Dallas College Facilities Management Department supports the facility needs for Dallas College while providing responsible stewardship and efficient operation of the College's physical assets. The Facilities Management Department is responsible for approximately 5,000,000 sq. ft. of physical space and over 1400 acres of land, located across multiple locations in Dallas County. The position of Facilities Maintenance Service Technician supports that effort through the performance of skilled maintenance functions.

Required Knowledge, Skills & Abilities

• Advanced knowledge and experience in building maintenance, maintenance processes and methods.
• Experience and able to perform PVC and plumbing repairs, electrical, painting and drywall repair, etc. Knowledge of federal, state, and local laws, codes and regulations related to areas of assignment.
• Understands and complies with company policies.
• Experience solving problems is required to identify issues and select action plans.
• Ability to handle multiple projects simultaneously, adapting to changing work priorities with attention to detail.
• Knowledge and policies for safe storage, usage, and disposal of hazardous materials.
• Must have good people skills and work well in a diverse environment.
• Ability to read and interpret blueprints and electrical wiring diagrams.
• Ability to perform mathematical calculations to obtain appropriate area estimations.
• Ability to exercise sound judgment when carrying out projects and/or tasks.
• Experience with material handling and construction, advanced knowledge of power tools, operating various measuring, diagnostic and testing instruments.
• Ability to perform work under minimal supervision and exercise independent judgment.
• Must demonstrate strong communication and interpersonal skills and customer service oriented.

Physical Requirements

Requires sitting, standing, walking, bending over, stooping, twisting, talking, hearing, climbing ladders, using stairs, reaching overhead, crouching, kneeling, or crawling. Pushing or pulling 10-50 lbs., lifting 10-80 lbs., carrying 10-50 lbs., repetitive use of arms and legs, driving, balancing, manual dexterity-fine manipulation or grasping. May require working in adverse weather conditions.

Minimum Knowledge and Experience

• Associates Degree / Trade School Certificate and six (6) years of related experience, or High School Diploma and eight (8) years of work-related experience. Official transcript/license required.
• Ability to work extended hours beyond the regular 8:00 am to 5:00 pm workday including nights and weekends.
• Current and valid Texas driver’s license required for offsite travel.
*** Will be subject to a criminal background check. Some positions may be subject to a fingerprint check. ***

Essential Duties and Responsibilities

• Performs a wide variety of building maintenance and repairs completing work orders on time and ensures the safety of students, faculty, staff when completing work orders.
• Ensures compliance to health and safety regulations, policies, and established work practices.
• Trains other maintenance techs on work prioritization and safety protocols.
• Performs various tasks as assigned, such as carpentry, plumbing, light electrical work, drywall repair, moving furniture and minor door hardware installation, such as lock set or door closure installation.
• Orders inventory supplies, parts, equipment, and other related items using a web-based procurement system.
• Maintains a positive working relationship with others, both internally and externally, to achieve the goals of the organization.
• Provides leadership and guidance with other staff members completing projects to ensure deadlines are met and projects are completed within budget allocations.
• Responsible for proactive inspection of the buildings noting repairs, replacement, or service maintenance to the building.
• Performs repairs and installation reads blueprints, schematics, and technical manuals sometimes asking questions for clarity.
• Maintains plumbing functions to include installation, repair, and unclogging drains, etc.
• Performs water analysis and chemical treatment.
• Responsible for painting functions and various tasks such as carpentry and additional duties.
• Responsible for the maintenance of Safety Data Sheet (SDS) recording all hazardous materials.
• May provide backup assistance for other areas in the absence of the Facilities Manager.
• Completes required Dallas College Professional Development training hours per academic year.
• Performs other duties as assigned.

The intent of this job description is to provide a representative summary of the major duties and responsibilities performed by incumbents of this job and shall not be construed as a declaration of the total of the specific duties and responsibilities of any particular position. Incumbents may be directed to perform job-related tasks other than those specifically presented in this description. Position requires regular and predictable attendance.

Dallas College is part of an equal opportunity system that provides education and employment opportunities without discrimination on the basis of race, color, religion, national origin, sex, disability, age, sexual orientation, gender identity or gender expression. Dallas College complies with the Americans with Disabilities and Veterans Act.

Advertised: 06 Dec 2021 Central Standard Time
Applications close: 7 Feb 2022 11:55 PM Central Standard Time


Since 1965 the seven colleges of DCCCD — Brookhaven, Cedar Valley, Eastfield, El Centro, Mountain View, North Lake and Richland — have served more than 3 million people. That's a lot of students! The colleges of DCCCD equip students for successful living and responsible citizenship in a rapidly changing local, national and world community by providing: — the first two years of a bachelor's degree — more than 100 high-demand career programs — enrichment and certification classes for a lifetime of learning — professors who are dedicated to your success, not a research grant — unparalleled quality at a tuition you can afford Check out jobs over on our careers page at opportunities.dcccd.edu.

Website                                                         http://www.dcccd.edu
Industry                                                        Higher Education
Company size                                               5,001-10,000 employees
Headquarters                                                 Dallas, Texas
Type                                                              Educational Institution
Founded                                                        1965
Specialties                                                    Higher Education, Technical Certificates, and Vocational Degrees and Certificates


Locations                                                      The District Office (DO) houses the core districtwide administrative operations.
                                                                      We are situated just south of downtown Dallas, across the street from Dallas Police HQ and South Side on


District Office                                               1601 S Lamar St, Dallas, Texas 75215
District Service Center                                  4343 IH – 30 Mesquite, TX 75150
Eastfield College                                           3737 Motley Drive Mesquite, Texas 75150
El Centro College                                          801 Main St. Dallas, Texas 75202
Richland College                                           12800 Abrams Rd. Dallas, Texas
Brookhaven College                                      3939 Valley View Ln. Farmers Branch, Texas
Cedar Valley College                                    3030 N Dallas Ave. Lancaster, Texas 75134
Mountain View College                                4849 W Illinois Ave. Dallas, Texas
North Lake College                                       5001 N MacArthur Blvd Irving, Texas 75038

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