Edward M. Kennedy Community Health Center, Inc. Maintenance Worker in Worcester, Massachusetts
Under general supervision, performs a variety of work in the general maintenance and repair of buildings, facilities, and equipment. Performs related duties as assigned.
Essential Duties & Responsibilities:
Carpentry: Performs basic rough and finished carpentry and repair of structures such as partitions, walls, doors, fences, window frames, office furniture, roofs, and shelves
Electrical: Performs basic electrical installation and repair work in wiring for switches, outlets, plugs, cables, power circuits and appliances; repairs lighting systems; inspects electrical systems for unsafe conditions
Plumbing/Painting: Identifies and performs basic repairs of plumbing leaks or breaks; opens clogged lines and drains; replaces washers and other minor parts; applies and prepares various surfaces for paint, enamel, lacquer, varnish, or stain; repairs wall coverings
Grounds Maintenance: Maintains grounds in clean and orderly manner including maintains grounds maintenance equipment; trims tree branches that create hazardous situations; maintains sidewalks and parking lots including snow and ice removal
Provide general maintenance and courier services to designated Health Center locations utilizing reliable personal and/or business motor vehicle transportation.
Additional Job Functions:
Lock and secure all properties using electronic security system and mechanical keyed locks as required by the Centers guidelines
Report mechanical malfunctions to appropriate party for action; Exercises discretion in identifying projects requiring the services of a higher skilled crafts person; assists in obtaining quotes and arranging for services of outside vendors as needed
Activates and deactivates building alarms and responds to alarm calls during and after regular work hours; maintains clean, safe, and orderly work sites. On Call evenings and weekends as needed
Complete various inspections as scheduled on a monthly and quarterly and document required inspection information within the designated log book
Complete the following general housekeeping duties when necessary and as assigned by the supervisor: Sweep, mop, vacuum, strip and wax floors; Clean: walls, windows, wastebaskets, sinks, toilets, and furniture; Gather and dispose of trash from inside the buildings as well as on the grounds; Clean lighting fixtures, windows, window treatments, door frames etc; Move furniture for relocation of personnel; Clear exterior walkways, ramps and stairs of snow and debris; Perform other housekeeping tasks as requested by supervisor
Remove bio-hazardous materials as required adhering to the Health Center?s guidelines
Perform other duties and work assignments as assigned by the supervisor including attendance of requested department, center, and outside meetings and/or trainings
High School Diploma or equivalent
2-4 years of facilities maintenance experience that demonstrates general knowledge/skills of building operations including basic plumbing, basis electrical, basic carpentry, and basic landscaping
Basic computer skills including email, typing, spreadsheets, word processing.
- 2-4 years technical school training in related general maintenance field.