Maintenance Technician I/Groundskeeper

Dallas, TX 1221 Riverbend Dr. 75247, 1221 River Bend Dr, Dallas, Texas, United States of America Req #16735
Monday, September 13, 2021

The Salvation Army, an internationally recognized non-profit, faith-based organization, has an opening for a Maintenance Technician I  for the Dallas Headquarters, located in Dallas, Texas.


Job Summary

Cleans and maintains assigned areas of the buildings to ensure the neatness and cleanliness of the same on a daily basis assists in the delivery of snacks and meals; performs a variety of routine repairs and maintenance work for buildings and grounds including minor heating, ventilation, and air conditioning, plumbing, electrical, and carpentry work as well as routine maintenance and repairs. 


Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities

Knowledge of general building and grounds maintenance practices and procedures. Knowledge of the occupational hazards and safety precautions of the trades involved. 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. Ability to detect defects in equipment and to make proper repairs or adjustments. Ability to follow instructions and work with little or no supervision. 


Education and Experience

High school diploma or G.E.D. and Two to three years’ experience performing maintenance and repair work for commercial buildings and grounds or Any equivalent combination of training and experience which provides the required knowledge, skills and abilities. Certifications:  Valid Driver’s License  


Physical Requirements/Working Conditions

Ability to meet attendance requirements. Ability to read, write, and communicate the English language. Ability to exert the physical energy required to performing housekeeping and minor maintenance work. Ability to drive a vehicle safely to perform assigned tasks. Ability and willingness to conduct all duties in accordance with the ministry of the organization and its Christian principles. Duties require frequent periods of physical mobility including but not limited to standing, walking, climbing, stooping, squatting, and lifting.  Physical duties may be relieved by brief or occasional periods of sitting. Extensive amount of physical effort required associated with lifting, moving, and carrying heavy objects (more than 50 lbs.) frequently. 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 Comments:
All employees recognize 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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Posting Period is 9/13/2021 to 9/20/2021

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. 

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Other details

  • Job Family TX-NON-EXEMPT
  • Job Function Property
  • Pay Type Hourly
Location on Google Maps
  • Dallas, TX 1221 Riverbend Dr. 75247, 1221 River Bend Dr, Dallas, Texas, United States of America