Job Title: Maintenance I
Department: Local School
Reports To: Facilities Supervisor
Prepared By: Personnel Office
Prepared Date: 2001
Approved By: Cabinet
Approved Date: 2001
TERMS OF EMPLOYMENT 12 month contract
SALARY Salary as determined by the classified salary schedule approved by the GUHSD Governing Board.
SUMMARY Provides general maintenance of the school plant
ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES include the following. Other duties may be assigned.
1. Maintains punctual and regular attendance.
2. Displays appropriate personal appearance.
3. Possesses knowledge of standard construction practices and willingness
and ability to be cross-trained in all areas of maintenance. Should be a
specialist in a minimum of one trade or craft.
4. Displays initiative and ability to complete tasks in a thorough manner
involving departmental co-workers.
5. Skilled in, or trainable, to efficiently complete general maintenance duties
such as drywall repair, repair of door mechanisms, hardware and closures.
Working knowledgeable of arming and disarming building security systems.
6. Knowledgeable in general maintenance skills needed to change light
fixtures and bulbs, set clock timers, paint, replace ceiling tiles, deliver
packages use hand tools, power equipment and operate groundskeeping
equipment. May be responsible for trash collection, seasonal trimming of
trees and shrubs and planting of flowers and grass.
7. Demonstrates appropriate communication with staff, students and
administration. Provides appropriate attention to staff and student needs.
Works effectively with departmental co-workers.
8. Cleans debris from sidewalks, parking lots and campus areas.
9. Must be able to read and understand material safety data sheets.
10. Observes and reports unusual activity to the administration.
11. May assist or take charge of lining fields for athletic events,
as needed following official guidelines/procedures.
12. May be required to perform bus driving responsibilities.
13. Performs duties as directed by the Facilities Supervisor.
SUPERVISORY RESPONSIBILITIES None
QUALIFICATIONS To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
EDUCATION and/or EXPERIENCE
High school diploma or general education degree (GED); or one to three months related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience. General knowledge of building maintenance and specific maintenance skills are required. Ability to relate cordially with people. Ability to work without direct supervision. May be required to become state certified and possess the ability to drive a school bus. Employment/education history which reflects regular and punctual attendance. Such alternatives to the above qualifications as the Superintendent may find appropriate and acceptable.
Ability to read and interpret documents such as safety rules, operating and maintenance instructions, and procedure manuals. Ability to write routine reports and correspondence. Ability to speak effectively before groups of customers or employees of organization.
Ability to add, subtract, multiply, and divide in all units of measure, using whole numbers, common fractions, and decimals. Ability to compute rate, ratio, and percent.
Ability to apply common sense understanding to carry out instructions furnished in written, oral, or diagram form. Ability to deal with problems involving several concrete variables in standardized situations.
CERTIFICATES, LICENSES, REGISTRATIONS Commercial Driver's License/eligibility to obtain a CDL preferred.
PHYSICAL DEMANDS The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to stand; walk; use hands to finger, handle, or feel; reach with hands and arms; climb or balance; stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl; talk or hear; and taste or smell. The employee must frequently lift and/or move up to 50 pounds. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception, and ability to adjust focus.
WORK ENVIRONMENT The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly exposed to outside weather conditions. The employee is frequently exposed to moving mechanical parts. The employee is occasionally exposed to high, precarious places; toxic or caustic chemicals; and risk of electrical shock. The noise level in the work environment is usually moderate.
EVALUATION Performance of this position will be evaluated in accordance with the provisions of the Governing Board policy on evaluation of classified personnel.