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Facilities Maintenance Technician

Ambition Preparatory Charter School Jackson, MS

  • Expired: over a month ago. Applications are no longer accepted.
Job Description

Job Description:

The Facilities Maintenance Technician, under the supervision of the Business Operations Management team, will be responsible for the maintenance, safety, and cleanliness of the facility. Additionally, he/she will develop and promote good community relations among community and school clientele.

Responsibilities and Duties

  • Schedule daily maintenance and custodial work for on-time completion with high standards/quality via a work order system.

  • Communicate and coordinate with school administrative teams for the functioning of the department to include event setups, reservations, shared spaces, etc.

  • Manage custodial and maintenance teams on campus, including outsourced cleaning services.

  • Minor electrical work

  • Minor plumbing; unplugging sinks and drains where a “snake” can be used

  • Tile repair - floor and ceiling

  • Painting as required

  • Knowledgeable of the fire alarm systems, sprinkler, and security systems and knowledge of their operation and compliance.

  • Checking of both systems on a weekly basis, and completing a log as required by the supervisor

  • Knowledge of the heating and ventilation systems and a maintenance ability sufficient to repair minor problems

  • Minor repairs of doors and lock work

  • Minor carpentry work

  • Ensure well kept and safe exterior grounds.

  • Communicate with contract service on the building’s activities

  • Responsible for maintaining and ordering maintenance supplies for the entire building

  • Maintain playground equipment

  • Perform all other related duties as assigned or requested

Desired and Required Experience:

  • Must have a minimum of 5 years of experience in related maintenance

  • High School Diploma or equivalent; Associate or Bachelor's preferred

  • U. S. Citizenship

  • Must have reliable transportation and a valid driver license

Desired and Required Characteristics:

  • Unwavering commitment to Ambition Prep’s mission, students, families, and community is non-negotiable

  • The belief that all students can learn at a high level, regardless of race, culture, or socioeconomic status

  • Ability to multi-task and work with an ambiguous, fast-moving, start-up environment

  • Team player: demonstrates maturity, growth mindset, strong work ethic, follow-through, and flexibility

  • Ability to take constructive feedback and quickly incorporate feedback

  • Innovative, creative, organized, and willing to take risks

  • Proven ability in utilizing data to drive change, identify and solve problems, and inform decision making

  • Proven ability to manage employee performance including accountability measures, improvement plans, disciplinary and corrective actions

  • Ability to identify problems and proactively find solutions

  • Extreme flexibility, with a strong work ethic and an entrepreneurial spirit to accommodate a high level of responsibility and multiple, changing priorities

  • Technical and practical knowledge of business systems and the maintenance and repair thereof is preferred

  • Highly organized; ability to manage multiple projects at once and prioritize assigned work to meet deadlines

  • Meticulous attention to detail with an ability to produce high-quality work in a dynamic environment

Ambition Preparatory Charter School offers a competitive salary commensurate with experience. Ambition Preparatory Charter School is an Equal Opportunity Employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, national or ethnic origin, age, disability, pregnancy, or veteran status.

Disclaimer: This job description describes the general nature and level of work being performed by individuals hired into this job. This is not intended to be an exhaustive list of all responsibilities and duties required. Ambition Prep reserves the right to change any or all content of this job description based on business needs.

Company Description
Ambition Preparatory Charter School is deeply committed to ensuring that every student in grades K-8 receives the high-quality education that they deserve. Our mission is to provide students with the academic skills and self-discipline needed for college and life success through high-quality instruction, intensive academic supports, and hard work. We are a new college preparatory elementary and middle school in Jackson, MS currently serving students in grades K-3.

Ambition Preparatory Charter School

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Ambition Preparatory Charter School is deeply committed to ensuring that every student in grades K-8 receives the education that they deserve. Through high-quality instruction, intensive academic support, and hard work, Ambition Preparatory Charter School ensures that all students in kindergarten through grade eight have the academic skills and self-discipline for college and life success. We are a new college preparatory elementary and middle school in Jackson, MS currently serving students grades K-3.


5331 Clinton Blvd. Jackson

Jackson, MS


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