Facilities Maintenance Technician

Washington, Tacoma Tacoma USA
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The Humane Society for Tacoma & Pierce CountyFounded in 1888 by a handful of concerned citizens, The Humane Society for Tacoma & Pierce County has grown into the state's largest animal welfare agency. We find loving homes for more than 6,000 pets a year, reunite thousands of lost pets with their owners, provide medical care for ill and injured shelter pets, and offer comprehensive low-cost spay-neuter programs.The Humane Society for Tacoma & Pierce County is striving to create a compassionate community where every pet has a loving home.The Humane Society for Tacoma & Pierce County is a local, independent 501(c)3 non-profit which relies on donations to fund its vital programs. We invite you to support our mission through volunteering, donating, adopting, and advocating for the welfare of pets in our community. The Humane Society for Tacoma & Pierce County is not associated with any government agency, nor affiliated with any national organization.JOB SUMMARY: The Facilities Maintenance Technician is responsible to inspect, maintain, repair and replace building mechanical and electrical systems. This position will work with access control systems, building heating and cooling systems, plumbing, electrical, carpentry, fire detection and alarm systems, landscaping and any other duties as assigned by the Chief Financial Officer &/or Facilities Coordinator.ESSENTIAL DUTIES & FUNCTIONS: Evaluate, repair and maintain plumbing, electrical and HVAC systems in the buildingCommunicate with facilities management about any work that requires outside expert assistanceRespond to employee and customer reports of mechanical or maintenance issues in the buildingWork with tools and supplies necessary to complete projectsAlways maintain corporate safety procedures and comply with access control regulationsMaintain fire and alarm systemsPerform preventive maintenance on a scheduled basisInstalls new equipment and fixtures as neededTakes immediate action to address any safety concerns that could put a staff member, volunteer, customer, animal or the organization at riskPerform ad hoc handyman tasks as requiredRepresents the Society in a positive manner by professional personal appearanceEnsure a safe work environment, following all safety guidelines and modeling safe work practiceModel and encourage the humane treatment of animalsIs flexible with scheduling as needed to meet the needs of the organizationWilling and cooperatively performs other duties as assigned by proper authority, that may not be in specific job descriptionMINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS: To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty well. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. Available to work weekends, holiday shifts and overtime as needed to complete projectsKnowledge of building components, such as elevator functions, HVAC, building codes, and preventive maintenanceOutgoing, polite and professional mannerTeam player, able to work in a fast-pace environment and multi-task.Communicate effectively orallyMust possess a valid and unrestricted Washington state driver’s license with a clean DMV record for the past 3 yearsMust have the ability to multi task, prioritize and handle high levels of stressPosition requires excellent organizational skills, as well as high level of accuracy and attention to detail. Must be dependable, have proven ability to meet deadlines and follow detailed instructions without need of constant support.Education/Certification: High school diploma or equivalent.Experience: Any acceptable combination of education, training and/or experience in building and facility maintenance4+ years building maintenance experience preferredKnowledge, Skills and AbilitiesKnowledge of (B/basic; J/journey; E/expert): Math skills (B)Speak, read, and write in the English language (B)This is a full time, benefited position. We offer a comprehensive benefits package that includes, medical, dental, vision, life insurance, STD & LTD as well as paid time off.If qualified and interested, please email your resume to [email protected] thehumanesociety.org or visit our website for further information.http://www.thehumanesociety.org/about-us/careers/No phone calls or walk ins pleaseJob Type: Full-timeExperience:Maintenance: 4 years (Preferred)Facilities Maintenance: 2 years (Required)Education:High school or equivalent (Required)License:Driver's License (Required)Language:English (Preferred)Work authorization:United States (Required)Shifts:Morning (Required)Mid-Day (Required)Additional Compensation:Store DiscountsWork Location:One locationBenefits:Health insuranceDental insuranceVision insurancePaid time offFlexible schedulePay Frequency:Bi weekly or Twice monthlyThis Company Describes Its Culture as:Detail-oriented quality and precision-focusedStable traditional, stable, strong processesSchedule:Monday to FridayDay shift8 hour shift

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ID #2620558
State Washington
City Tacoma
Source The Humane Society for Tacoma & Pierce County
Showed 2019-08-03
Date 2019-07-22
Deadline 2019-09-20
Category Nonprofit
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