Maintenance and Groundskeeper

Archdiocesan Facilities - Omaha

Maintenance
Full-Time
POSITION TITLE: Maintenance and Groundskeeper

DEPARTMENT: Facilities

REPORTS TO: Manager, Facilities

EFFECTIVE DATE: July 21, 2022

CLASSIFICATION: Regular, Full-Time, Non-Exempt

HOURS PER WEEK: 40

POSITION SUMMARY
Works collaboratively with customers, co-workers, and other departments to ensure a comfortable and safe environment. Identifies, troubleshoots, repairs, and maintains facilities and any future additions. Maintains grounds all seasons. Displays ethical behavior and promotes a work environment of respect and dignity of the human person that is consistent with the Mission of the Archdiocese of Omaha.

PRINCIPAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES
• Perform light maintenance, troubleshoot, and repair buildings, equipment, electrical, plumbing, heating/air conditioning units and any other equipment associated with campus buildings.
• Perform landscaping and ground maintenance, including any combination of the following: mowing, trimming, sod work, planting, weeding, watering, fertilizing, digging, or raking by using hand or with power tools and equipment.
• Perform snow and ice removal using shovels, snow blowers, snowplows, ice melt, and spreaders.
• Troubleshoot equipment, structures, or materials to identify the cause of errors or other problems or defects.
• Paint or repair roofs, windows, doors, floors, woodwork, plaster, drywall, or other parts of building structures.
• Perform light remodel work from start to finish.
• Coordinate work orders and ensure completion of all responsibilities in a timely and efficient manner.
• Clean equipment, parts, or tools to repair or maintain them in good working order.
• Maintain professional appearance and reliable attendance.
• Rotating on-call duty, approximately one week per month.

KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS, AND ABILITIES
• Basic knowledge of outdoor maintenance including grounds, building and general property management.
• Knowledge of materials, methods, and the tools involved in the basic construction or repair of houses, buildings, or other structures.
• Knowledge of all aspects of building maintenance and maintenance equipment.
• Basic knowledge of plumbing, electrical, and remodel work to include drywall, painting, and carpentry.
• High attention to detail.
• Effective organizational skills and ability to manage day-to-day work assignments.
• Ability to be pleasant with others on the job and display a good-natured, cooperative attitude.
• Ability to determine when and what kind of maintenance is needed.
• Ability to work independently or with a team.
• Ability to follow policy and safety guidelines.
• Adaptable and flexible in responding to day-to-day work requirements.

EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE
• Background in and/or knowledge of the Catholic Church with a demonstrated commitment to the mission and teachings of the Church.
• High school diploma or equivalent required.
• Current valid driver’s license and proof of insurance required.
• 3 years’ experience in commercial building maintenance, troubleshoot, and repair (i.e., plumbing, electrical and residential HVAC equipment) preferred.

WORKING CONDITIONS
Must be able to climb and work at heights of 25 feet or more

TRAVEL REQUIREMENTS
• Travel between Archdiocesan campus locations.