Building Maintenance Worker
The Salvation Army, an internationally recognized non-profit, faith based organization, has a job opening for a Building Maintenance Worker, for the MS Gulf Coast Area Command, located in Biloxi Mississippi.
Job Summary: Performs routine repairs and maintenance of buildings, equipment, and vehicles; performs routine groundskeeping work to ensure the beautification of the landscape; performs minor plumbing and carpentry repair work.
Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities: Knowledge of general building and grounds maintenance practices and procedures. Ability to learn by method of on-the-job training including ability to follow instructions. Ability to perform routine and minor repair and maintenance activities of buildings and grounds. Ability to use and maintain maintenance equipment and tools effectively and in a safe manner.
Education and Experience: High school diploma or G.E.D. and two years of experience performing maintenance and repair work for commercial building and grounds, or any equivalent combination of training and experience which provides the required knowledge, skills, and abilities.
Licenses and Certifications: Valid Driver’s License and eligible driver status under TSA Driver Program.
Physical Requirements and Working Conditions: Ability to meet attendance requirements. Ability to read, write, and communicate the English language. Ability to perform heavy lifting. Ability to perform strenuous, heavy work involving the lifting and carrying of heavy objects. Ability to perform continuous walking, stooping, standing, and some climbing.
Work requires driving a vehicle and working outdoors daily with exposure to physical discomforts associated with changes in weather such as rain, cold, snow, heat or discomforts associated with noise, dust, dirt, and the like.
Additional Information: Pension Part-time (27.5 hours per week)
All employees recognize that The Salvation Army is a church and agree that they will do nothing as an employee of The Salvation Army to undermine its religious mission.
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All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, or protected veteran status and will not be discriminated against on the basis of disability.
Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled.
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We appreciate your interest in employment opportunities with The Salvation Army!
- Job Family ALM-NON-EXEMPT
- Job Function Property
- Pay Type Hourly
- Min Hiring Rate $9.50
- 575 Division St, Biloxi, MS 39530, USA