Maintenance Position (see also Groundskeeping) - Valley Park School District
Position: Maintenance Position (see also Groundskeeping)
Subject Area: (none)
Job Title: Maintenance Technician
Job Location: Valley Park School District
Beginning: Jul 01, 2020
Deadline: Open until filled **
District: Valley Park School District
Valley Park, MO 63088
Telephone: 636-923-3695
Job Description:
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The Valley Park School District is seeking a Full-time Maintenance Technician. The Maintenance Technician, under general supervision, will perform general maintenance tasks in the repair and maintenance of machinery, buildings, and equipment for a variety of buildings in order to maintain cleanliness, care, use, and access to facilities. The Maintenance Technician serves an integral function in preserving the aesthetic presence, functionality, safety, and ease of access conducive to an educational environment.

Job Requirements:
  • Requires prolonged standing and considerable walking on level surfaces as well as climbing up and downstairs and ladders (as needed). 
  • Requires physical exertion to manually move, lift, carry, pull or push heavy objects or materials (50 pounds).
  • Requires stooping, bending and reaching.
  • Must work in noisy, stressful and crowded environments.
  • Must work in and around chemical odors.
  • Must follow district guidelines regarding dress code.
  • Must work with cleaning chemicals, solvents and disinfectants.
  • Requires the full range of motion with neck, shoulders, elbows, wrists, back, torso, knees and ankles.
  • Must work indoors and outdoors year-round.
  • Regular and reliable attendance is a requirement of this position.
Hours: Monday-Friday and as needed, primarily 6:30 am- 2:30 pm.
As a condition of employment, all new hires will be required to complete a FBI, State Highway Patrol and Children’s Division of the Department of Social Services background check.
  • Experience strongly preferred. School experience preferred.
  • Certification or degree in HVAC (preferred).
  • EPA / Refrigeration license (preferred).
  • Experience in the commercial HVAC field (preferred).
  • Experience with loop water/chiller systems and boilers/heat pumps (preferred).
  • Knowledge of St. Louis County and City of Valley Park building codes (preferred).
  • Stable work history.
  • Demonstrate aptitude/competency for assigned responsibilities.
  • Demonstrates initiative, cooperation and enthusiasm.
  • Ability to meet the requirements of the district’s job description.
  • Ability to perform daily tasks with minimum supervision.
  • Ability to work well with others.
Compensation: Hourly Rate: $14.00-$16.50 starting pay based on experience.
Benefits: Comprehensive Benefits Package. District provides the employee with Medical, Dental and Life Insurance coverage.
Optional: Vision and dependent coverage is available at employee's expense. 
FLSA status: Non-Exempt Work Calendar: 260 day calendar

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