Job category: Facility Management
Job Type: Full Time
Washington, District of Columbia
American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists (ACOG), a membership organization dedicated to the advancement of women’s health care in Washington, DC, is currently seeking a Maintenance Technician to perform maintenance and repairs to the facility and to ensure a safe functioning environment.
- Utilizes knowledge of Maintenance disciplines in the performance of daily functions such as but not limited to the following:
- Document daily occurrence and the completion of work orders and preventive maintenance orders in a timely manner. Communicate to the Maintenance Manager any equipment malfunctions, repairs made, and materials used.
- Perform the daily maintenance needs of the building including replacing light bulbs, snow removal, and other duties as needed.
- Perform preventive maintenance inspections as assigned by the Maintenance Manager, and monitor contractors working in the facility.
- Handle all emergency situations, equipment breakdowns, malfunctions or failures. On a 24/7-hour basis, responds as necessary to any building emergencies. Carries a cell phone for after hour’s business coverage. Willingness to be on call and remain at work during emergencies and early closings.
- Perform other duties as assigned by the Maintenance Manager and Director of Facilities in all areas of the building
- High School graduate or G.E.D. Certificate.
- 2 to 5 years in the building Maintenance Mechanic field, with a continued desire to continue education.
- Ability to effectively communicate with all levels within ACOG verbally and document all daily activities associated with the safe operation and maintenance of assigned equipment.
- Must pass a criminal background check and hold a valid driver’s license.
- Knowledge of all facility and electrical equipment including, but not limited to, the following:
- Power Tools
- Minor Electrical Wiring
- Preventive maintenance practices
- Small hand tools
- Must express a professional demeanor at all times
- Must work well both individually and as part of a team.
- Ability to lift to 50 lbs, move and handle equipment, and replace large or heavy parts as needed.
- Frequent stooping, bending, climbing of ladders, and ability to work in close quarters.
- May be exposed to inclement weather situations such as snow, freezing rain, icy or slippery footing, stormy and cold winds.
- Repeated bending and stooping while shoveling, scraping or salting of outside areas may be necessary.