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Facilities Technician

Valley Christian High School Chandler, AZ

  • Posted: over a month ago
  • $14 to $18 Hourly
  • Full-Time
Job Description
 

Mission of Valley Christian:

The mission of Valley Christian is that students know Jesus Christ as their personal Savior, live like Him, and prepare academically, physically, socially, and spiritually, so they are enabled to make a difference in the world.

Job Description Summary:

The Facilities Technician maintains school buildings and grounds in top condition to ensure full and productive use of campus facilities. This position works closely with the Director of Facilities, other staff, and leadership to ensure campuses and grounds remain safe, usable and a healthy environment for students, employees, and visitors.  The responsibilities range from, but not limited to, indoor/outdoor maintenance, repair, replacement, and upkeeping while always adhering to safety standards.

Role and Responsibilities: 

  • Maintain school buildings and grounds in top condition to ensure full and productive use of campus facilities
  • Assist in promoting the safety, health, and comfort of students and employees in school buildings and grounds
  • Perform preventive maintenance, repair, and installation in connection with electrical, plumbing, and HVAC when assigned
  • Ensure all facilities activities support and conform to OSHA guidelines and school safety protocols
  • Communicate effectively with all members of the school campuses and community
  • React to change productively and handle other tasks as assigned
  • Appropriately operate all equipment and machinery, as necessary
  • Act as a custodian when necessary
  • Initiate work orders/requests
  • Adhere to Valley Christian policies, procedures/processes, and codes
  • Performs other related assigned duties

 Education, Qualifications, and Experience:

  • Must be a Christian with a consistent testimony among his/her family, peers, and students
  • Must have and maintain a valid level one IVP fingerprint card
  • Must have and maintain a valid Arizona driver license
  • Ability to read and understand safety data sheets, materials, and training
  • Must take OSHA related training as assigned
  • Ability to work with power tools
  • Must be able to work a flexible schedule including weekends and evenings
  • Must have excellent interpersonal and customer service skills
  • Ability to communicate effectively both written and verbally
  • Ability to multi-task with organization skills
  • Ability to exercise initiative and sound judgment and to react with discretion under varying conditions
  • Ability to establish and maintain effective and appropriate relationships with outside vendors and businesses
  • High School diploma or equivalent required
  • Experience in building and ground maintenance required

 Physical Requirements:

  • Requires prolonged sitting, standing, and walking at times
  • Requires physical exertion to manually move, lift, carry, pull, or push heavy objects or materials
  • Must be able to lift up to 75 pounds at times using safety measures to do so
  • Requires stooping, kneeling, crawling, bending, turning, and reaching
  • Requires climbing and balancing
  • Visual acuity is required for diagnosing and repairing maintenance and mechanical problems
  • Requires safely working indoors and outdoors year-round and in varying temperatures
  • Must work in noisy and crowded environments
  • Must work in and around dust, fumes, and odors
  • Must be able to drive a mechanical vehicle when required
  • Must be able to climb ladders and work in high places

 Compensation: 

Hourly rate is $14 -$18 per hour and is commensurate with education and experience.  Employee medical, dental and vision plans, 401K, and additional benefits are included with the position.

 Background Check Statement:

VCS conducts pre-employment screening for all positions which includes a criminal background check, verification of work history, academic credentials, licenses, and certifications. 

About Valley Christian Schools:

About Valley Christian Schools:

Valley Christian Schools offers students in Kindergarten through 12th Grade big school opportunities in a small school environment. Established in 1982, VCS provides 900+ students a distinctly Christian education with excellent academics, championship athletics, award-winning fine arts and a supporting community that encourages spiritual growth and the success of our students in and out of the classroom across our three East Valley campuses. Valley Christian is ranked as one of the Top 50 Christian high schools in the U.S., the #1 Christian High School in Arizona, and as one of the Top 125 Places to Work in Arizona. For more information visit, www.valleychristianaz.org.

 PLEASE NOTE: Valley Christian Schools does not discriminate in the employment of individuals on the basis of race, color, national or ethnic origin, disability, sex, or age. However, Valley Christian Schools is a Christian educational institution and, in compliance with Title VII of the Civil Rights Act of 1964, reserves the right to give preference in employment based upon religion. It is our desire to build an employee community of individuals who are currently actively living out their Christian faith and are in agreement with our policies outlined in Valley Christian Schools’ Employee Handbook.

Valley Christian High School

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Chandler, AZ
85226 USA

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