Maintenance Technician

<strong>When you work at The Arc of San Diego, it&rsquo;s not just a job&hellip; you&rsquo;re joining a community and making a difference.</strong>

San Diego, CA

The Arc of San Diego

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Full Time

$25-$28 per hour (based on tenure)

Overview: <br />The Arc is the largest, most comprehensive provider of services to children and adults with disabilities in San Diego County. We are a diverse team of dedicated individuals who are passionate about serving and empowering children and adults to live their most fulfilling and independent lives.<br /> <br />We live by our Person First, Person Centered value system to create meaningful days for our clients and each other. In hiring, we look for candidates that are a strong fit with our culture, as well as bring the talent and experience required by the position. We offer a positive team oriented work environment with opportunity for professional growth and continuous learning, flexible hours, and the chance to make an impact in someone&rsquo;s life.<br /> <br />We are currently hiring a Maintenance Technician to join our team. You will be assisting our team in maintaining over 20 facilities located around San Diego County. If you&rsquo;re hard-working and dedicated there is room to grow in this position!<br /> <br />Schedule: Monday - Friday, 7:30am-4pm<br /> <br />Salary Range: $25-28 per hour (based on tenure)<br /><br /> <p><strong>Who you are:</strong></p> <ul> <li>Task-oriented individual comfortable working on your own</li> <li>Can-do attitude with a teamwork approach to getting work done</li> <li>Excited by a myriad of different things to accomplish with each day being busy but different</li> <li>Desire to work in an environment mission-focused on serving persons with intellectual and developmental disabilities</li> </ul> <br />
Responsibilities: <ul> <li>Supporting building and grounds maintenance of multiple facilities</li> <li>Tracking service requests through a web-based program</li> <li>Identifying root causes or recommending best practices for ongoing issues if not immediately identified</li> <li>Performing multiple physical maintenance tasks such as: repairing leaks, repairing drywall, painting, minor plumbing replacement, outlet/plug/bulb replacement, digging trenches, repairing fences</li> </ul>
Requirements: <p><strong>What you&rsquo;ll need to be successful:</strong></p> <ul> <li>HS Diploma or GED</li> <li>Attention to detail</li> <li>Physically capable of performing a range of tasks; including moving and lifting equipment and materials up to 100 pounds; ability and willingness to work in adverse weather</li> <li>Valid CA Driver&rsquo;s License</li> <li>Experience in residential and/or commercial building maintenance tasks</li> </ul> <p><strong>We&rsquo;d love it if you:</strong></p> <ul> <li>Had experience with using computer systems to track service requests</li> <li>Had professional drywall and painting experience</li> </ul> <br /> <p>The Arc of San Diego is an Equal Opportunity Employer. We have a strict policy against harassment and retaliation of any type and are dedicated to this policy with respect to recruitment, hiring, placement, promotion, transfer, training, compensation, benefits, employee activities and general treatment during employment.</p> <p>Our goal is to provide a work environment free from discrimination, harassment, and retaliation as well as other disrespectful or other unprofessional conduct based on any protected class: race (including natural hairstyles), color, religion (including religious dress and grooming practices), national origin (including language use restrictions), age (40 and over), legally protected medical condition (including cancer and AIDS/HIV), physical or mental disability, marital status, sex (including sexual harassment, sex stereotypes and pregnancy, childbirth and related medical conditions), sexual orientation, reproductive health decision making, ancestry, genetic information/ characteristics, gender, gender identity, gender expression, transgender, military and veteran status, known status as a victim of domestic violence, sexual assault, stalking or of certain violent crimes, or whose covered family member is a homicide victim, enrollment in a public assistance program, off duty and off-site cannabis use or any other characteristic or activity protected by law.</p> <p>We also prohibit discrimination, harassment, retaliation, disrespectful or unprofessional conduct based on the perception that anyone has any of the above characteristics or is associated with a person who has or is perceived to have any of those characteristics.</p>