The Salvation Army, an internationally recognized non-profit, faith-based organization, has a job opening for a Building Maintenance Worker for the Pasco County Corps located in Port Richey, Florida. This is a full-time position working 35 hours/week (Monday-Friday, 7 hours per day).
Performs routine repairs and maintenance of buildings, equipment, and vehicles; performs routine grounds keeping work to ensure the beautification of the landscape; performs minor plumbing and carpentry repair work.
Performs routine building maintenance activities; performs minor pluming repairs required by leaking faucets and clogged toilets; performs carpentry work required to repair dents and/or holes in walls and paints walls.
Performs preventative maintenance of Salvation Army vehicles; monitors and replenishes all fluid levels.
Maintains the grounds to include mowing grass, trimming hedges, blowing leaves, and collecting debris; maintains the beautification of the grounds.
Sweeps, vacuums, strips, mops and waxes floors; sweeps sidewalks.
Assembles and moves office furniture including chairs, desks, tables, bulletin boards, etc.
Monitors activities and visitors of building and grounds to ensure security.
Drives truck in order to pick up materials and repair items needed for maintenance work.
Cleans surroundings after each repair job; ensures that all tools are collected and surroundings are left neat and clean.
Monitors lighting and changes light bulbs when needed.
Maintains all tools, supplies, parts, and equipment belonging to the Maintenance Department.
Assists in cleaning the kitchen and dining area.
Performs other related work as required.
Materials and Equipment Used
Handheld Tools Power Tools Lawn-Mower
Knowledge, Skills and Abilities
Knowledge of general building and grounds maintenance practices and procedures.
Ability to learn by method of on-the-job training including ability to follow instructions.
Ability to perform routine and minor repair and maintenance activities of buildings and grounds.
Ability to use and maintain maintenance equipment and tools effectively and in a safe manner.
Ability to meet attendance requirements.
Ability to read, write, and communicate the English language.
Education and Experience
High school diploma or G.E.D. and two years’ experience performing maintenance work in a general maintenance environment or any equivalent combination of training and experience which provides the required knowledge, skills, and abilities.
Licenses and Certifications
Valid state driver's license
Physical Requirements and Working Conditions
Ability to perform heavy lifting.
Ability to perform strenuous, heavy work involving the lifting and carrying of heavy objects.
Ability to perform continuous walking, stooping, standing, and some climbing.
Work requires driving a vehicle and working outdoors daily with exposure to physical discomforts associated with changes in weather such as rain, cold, snow, heat or discomforts associated with noise, dust, dirt, and the like.
All employees recognize that The Salvation Army is a church and agree that they will do nothing as an employee of The Salvation Army to undermine its religious mission.
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All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, or protected veteran status and will not be discriminated against on the basis of disability.
Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled
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