Jun 13, 2019

Facilities Associate

  • Green Dot Public Schools
  • Los Angeles, CA, USA
Facilities / Transport Education (K-12)

Job Description

Under the direct supervision of the Facilities Manager, the Facilities Associate is responsible for providing on-site facility services and day-to-day maintenance for Green Dot’s schools in Los Angeles, CA. Major job responsibilities include maintaining safe and working facilities for our students, employees and visitors, repairing and fixing building and furniture related issues, managing custodial staff, and coordinating with external vendors.

ESSENTIAL RESPONSIBILITIES
> Provide facility- and maintenance-related services for all Green Dot schools as assigned
> Respond to facilities requests in a timely manner using the maintenance work order system; work orders are accurately inputted, scheduled, closed and tracked with superb communication to requestor
> Proactively identify facilities maintenance needs
> Ensure custodial staff is maintaining a clean and safe environment
> Ensure school staff are adhering to facilities safety per local and state code requirements and general best practices (extension cords, storage, etc.)
> Travel between all Green Dot school sites as needed
> Be willing and able to work overtime, Saturdays and Sundays (as needed) in order to serve Green Dot Los Angeles schools
> Have the ability to respond to any facility-related emergency 24 hours a day, 7 days a week
> Work cooperatively and effectively with faculty and staff, without direct supervision on some assigned projects
> Willing and able to assume additional tasks as directed by the Facilities Manager and/or the Director of Facilities

QUALIFICATIONS
> You have a high school diploma or general education degree (GED); Trade certification is a plus
> You have the skills and knowledge to perform facility maintenance activities and light repair, including (but not limited to) those for heating, ventilation, air conditioning, electrical, plumbing, furniture repair, lock repair, drywall, painting/plastering, carpet, and roofs.
> You have excellent interpersonal and communication skills (written and oral)
> You possess basic computer skills
> You have at least 3 years of experience in the area of facility maintenance, including the routine use of power tools
> You are able to bend, squat, kneel, and ability to lift at least 50 lbs.
> You can handle a variety of tasks at one time
> You complete assigned tasks and projects in a timely and effective manner
> You exercise discretion in the dissemination of information
> You have access to a personal vehicle in good working order, a valid Driver's License and a clean driving record, as well as proof of auto insurance is required
> You will need to pass a TB test and background check at time of offer

The information contained herein is not intended to be an all-inclusive list of the duties and responsibilities of the job, nor are they intended to be an all-inclusive list of the skills and abilities required to perform the job.

COMPENSATION
The hourly rate for this position is $17.00. We offer a comprehensive benefits plan including (but not limited to) medical, dental, vision, life insurance, and retirement options. We also provide generous time off to support overall work-life balance while giving employees the opportunity to impact a growing, mission-driven organization that is committed to the success of all students.

Only applicants chosen for an interview will be contacted. We are looking to fill this position ASAP.

Title / Level of Responsibility

Entry Level

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