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Maintenance Assistant

Location: Marlboro, VT

Employment Type: Full Time

Department: Maintenance
Reports To: Director of Plant Operations

Position Summary:

Perform diversified general grounds work, maintenance, and repair and carpentry duties on college facilities, buildings and common areas.

Essential Functions/Position Responsibilities:

  •  Perform diversified general maintenance and repair duties on buildings, grounds and common areas;
  •  Perform duties in accordance with work order or general instructions in a manner that is consistent with established procedures, processes or work instructions;
  • Conduct ongoing inspection of grounds, buildings and common areas to pro-actively identify maintenance and repair needs;
  • Perform new and repair painting of walls, trim, building, furniture etc. as directed;
  • Perform a variety of general repair and/or maintenance of a carpentry, HVAC, plumbing nature such as: repair of exterior and interior walls, doors, windows, trim, furniture, gates, locks, and other structures or surfaces; HVAC system preventive maintenance, light and plumbing fixture repair and maintenance
  • Perform all general grounds and landscaping duties including but not limited to:  mowing, trimming, brush, and leaf and snow removal;
  • Assist in the set up, disassembly and clean-up of furniture, structures and grounds in connection with college events;
  • Submit parking and vehicle registration documents to appropriate individuals for processing in a timely manner;
  • Perform general driving, pick up, drop off and delivery duties as requested.

Supervisory Responsibilities:


Position Requirements:

  • Minimum 2 years related work experience in general building or ground maintenance;
  • Current, valid motor vehicle operator license and clean record.
  • Demonstrated ability to safely operate a variety of hand and power tools including but not limited to drills, levels, hand and power saws;
  • Demonstrated knowledge of general carpentry, electrical and plumbing, HVAC repair and maintenance methods and processes;
  • Ability to work independently to achieve desire results on time;
  • Demonstrated ability to perform work in manner compliant with generally accepted safety standards and practices;
  • Ability to receive and utilize written and verbal instructions, procedures and manuals;

Effective communication skills and demonstrated ability to work with and around a diverse population in an appropriate and friendly manner. 

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