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Facilities Manager

The Dayton Society of Natural History
Dayton, OH
  • Expired: over a month ago. Applications are no longer accepted.
Job Description

Job Title: Facilities Manager
Department: Facilities Department
Reports To: Director of Facilities
FLSA Status: Salaried, Exempt | $37,000-$42,000/yr
Prepared By: CFO
Prepared Date: 06/15/2022

Assists the Director of Facilities by performing the following duties.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities include the following. Other duties may be assigned.

  • Provides assistance to the Director of Facilities in maintenance of buildings, equipment, and machinery.
  • Assists with routine repairs involving carpentry, plumbing, and electrical work among other skills.
  • Operates snow/ice removal equipment to maintain parking lots and sidewalks.
  • Assist with lawn maintenance by mowing grass, trimming weeds, and plow gardens on the organization’s property.
  • Maintain vehicles and grounds equipment (tractors and lawn mowers, weed trimmers, garden tools, etc), maintain and fill in maintenance schedules as needed.
  • Paints interior and exterior walls and trim.
  • Operates forklift to move heavy items.
  • Cuts down and removes trees.
  • Backup for housekeeping to clean museum.
  • Assist with exhibition repair and maintenance as needed.
  • Completes opening and closing of building.
  • Inventory supplies, equipment, and tools. Order materials as needed.

To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The ideal candidate should be able to work independently and adhere to reasonable deadlines as needed to complete projects.

Education and/or Experience
High school diploma or GED. Knowledge of building maintenance, machinery, plumbing, electrical, HVAC.

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 position. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the functions. While performing the duties of this position, the employee is regularly required to talk or hear. The employee frequently is required to use hands or fingers, handle or feel objects, tools, or controls. The employee is required to stand; walk; sit; and reach with hands and arms. The employee must occasionally lift and/or move up to 50 pounds. Specific vision abilities required by this position include close vision, distance vision, and the ability to adjust focus. The noise level in the work environment is usually low to moderate.

Other Duties

Please note this job description is not designed to cover or contain a comprehensive listing of activities, duties or responsibilities that are required of the employee for this job. Duties, responsibilities and activities may change at any time with or without notices.

Equal Employment Opportunity

The Organization provides equal employment opportunity to all employees and applicants for employment regardless of race, color, religion, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, age, genetic information, disability, status as a Vietnam-era or special disabled veteran, or any other protected factor in accordance with applicable federal, state and local laws. This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including recruiting, hiring, placement, employee development, transfer, promotion, compensation, and corrective action.

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