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Buliding Maintenance Technician - Chester County area
Job Code:2017-240000-001
Divison:Maintenance - 240000
Department:207000 - Maintenance
FT/PT Status:Regular Full Time
Job Responsibilities:

About Us:
Brian's House provides a variety of community-based residential options for adults with intellectual and developmental disabilities.  We operate community homes in the Chester County area.


Summary of Occupation

This is an hourly non-exempt position that reports to the Maintenance Supervisor. Under general supervision, the Maintenance Worker performs a wide variety of skilled and semi-skilled building maintenance jobs as related to Brian's House Group homes and facilities and performs related duties as required while demonstrating sensitivity to and respect for our diverse population.

Duties and responsibilities:

The following duties listed are both trade specific and shared responsibilities:

  1. Assists in the construction, alteration, preparation, painting and repair of structures made of wood, plaster, drywall, concrete brick, assist in construction of cabinets, tables, shelves, furniture and other, as may be required.

  2. Assists in maintenance and minor repair to heating ventilation systems and air conditioning.

  3. Assists in trouble shooting and repair of electrical systems including breakers, switches, outlets, lighting and fire alarms.

  4. Assists in the repair and maintenance of lockable hardware, such as doors, windows, lockers and ensure the safety of facilities.

  5. Maintains records, complete work order requests as needed and track parts used.

  6. Assists in the repair of plumbing and heating fixtures, piping of various size and type.

  7. Replace components such as washers, gaskets, filters, toilet seats, faucets and shower heads, opens clogged drains and others as may be required by job.

  8. Confers with Maintenance Supervisor to discuss work progress and problems, receive counseling and instructions on a daily basis.

  9. Maintains appropriate service or repair records (work orders).

  10. Researches and purchases parts and supplies.

  11. Responds to routine and emergency calls for repairs and service, including off- regular hours and weekends.

  12. Does on-call service on a rotating basis.

  13. Acute awareness/knowledge of all Brian's House policies and procedures and federal, state, and local licensing and accreditation regulations.

  14. Performs other duties as assigned.


Job Qualifications:
  • Valid and current driver’s license.

  • High school graduate, trade school or apprenticeship programs.

  • At least one relevant trade in commercial, industrial or facilities setting.

  • Must be able to perform physical activities, such as, but not limited to, lifting of 50lbs, bending and standing, climbing and walking.

  • Must be able to safely use manual tools, power tools common to the construction trades.

  • Must be able to work in inclement weather, outside exposure to cold, rain, or snow.