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Maintenance Technician
Job Code:2020-MACON-001
Location:Macon Campus
Job Shifts

Job Responsibilities:
Purpose: The Maintenance Technician is responsible for ensuring the safety and general upkeep of the buildings and vehicles of the Organization

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:
• Perform routine preventive maintenance to ensure that buildings systems operate efficiently or the physical condition of the buildings does not deteriorate.
• Maintains shop and equipment in an orderly fashion.
• Maintains inventories of campus supplies.
• Conducts monthly safety checks on assigned buildings.
• Completes work orders and projects as assigned in a timely manner.
• Assemble, install or repair wiring, electrical or electronic components, pipe systems, plumbing, machinery or equipment.
• Complete sheet rocking, painting, etc as assigned.
• Other general maintenance duties.
• Provide transportation tasks as required.
• Assists in various campus events.
• Works toward team and agency goals.
• Professionalism: Promote a professional, positive work environment as indicated by:
o Reports to shifts, meetings and training on time.
o Actively participates in campus activities in a constructive manner.
o Follows agency procedures in use of leave time.
o Is flexible and willing to fill in as needed.
o Represents themselves and the agency in a positive way.
o Uses direct communication.
o Demonstrates good problem-solving/conflict resolution skills
• Works toward team and agency goals
• Maintains a safe and healthy work environment.
• Completes assignments in a timely and accurate manner
• Is willing to take on additional responsibility in a positive manner.
• Upholds the mission and values of The Methodist Home.
• Complete training necessary to perform position consistent with program and agency staff development plans.

Job Qualifications:
Qualifications and Skills:
• High School Diploma
• Valid driver’s license for minimum of four consecutive years
• Experience working in a maintenance environment.
• Knowledge of machines and tools including their designs, uses, repair and maintenance.
• Knowledge of principles and processes for providing customer and personal services.
• Knowledge of building materials, Methodist and tolls involved in the construction or repair of buildings and other structures.
• Must be able to multi task in a fast paced work environment.
• Ability to determine the cause of operating errors and determine a solution.
• Ability to determine the kind of tools and equipment needed to complete a task or project.
• Ability to watch gauges, dials, or other indicators to make sure that a machine or piece of equipment is working properly.
• Ability to perform routine maintenance on equipment and determining when and what kind of maintenance is needed.
• Ability to appropriately handle confidential information.
• Ability to understand and consistently implement policies and procedures of the Agency.
• Ability to interact and work cooperatively and effectively with other personnel and residents.
• Ability to show sensitivity and responsiveness to cultural difference in the service population
• Ability to uphold the mission and values of The Methodist Home.
• Ability to be trained in basic first aid, CPR and crisis intervention.
• Must be 21 year of age.
• Must have a valid Driver’s license
• High level of energy required for working with people.
• Nurturing lifestyle that does not conflict with the Christian principles, this is the basis of The Methodist Home’s services.

Essential Physical Requirements:
• Duties are performed in a variety of settings ranging from indoors to outdoors.
• Duties may include physical activities that require considerable use of your arms and legs and moving your whole body, such as climbing, lifting, balancing, walking, stooping and handling of materials.
• Duties include lifting of moderate to heavy objects.
• Duties include reaching, grasping, pulling, pushing, manipulating and assembling objects.
• The ability to see details at close range and in the distance.

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