Building Maintenance Worker-NE_Corps Program-301

Columbus, MS, USA Req #16748
Wednesday, September 22, 2021

Building Maintenance Worker-NE_Corps Program-301

The Salvation Army, an internationally recognized non-profit, faith-based organization, has a job opening for a Building Maintenance Worker for the Columbus Corp, located in Columbus, MS.

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. 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.

Education and Experience: High School diploma or G.E.D.

Licenses and Certifications: Valid state driver’s license

Physical Requirements and Working Conditions: Performs routine building maintenance activities; performs minor pluming repairs required by leaking faucets and clogged toilets; performs carpentry work required to repair dents and/or holes in walls and paints walls. Performs preventative maintenance of Salvation Army vehicles; monitors and replenishes all fluid levels. Maintains the grounds to include mowing grass, trimming hedges, blowing leaves, and collecting debris; maintains the beautification of the grounds. Assembles and moves office furniture including chairs, desks, tables, bulletin boards, etc. Monitor’s activities and visitors of building and grounds to ensure security. Drives truck to pick up materials and repair items needed for maintenance work. Cleans surroundings after each repair job; ensures that all tools are collected, and surroundings are left neat and clean. Monitor’s lighting and changes light bulbs when needed. Maintains all tools, supplies, parts, and equipment belonging to the Maintenance Department.

Additional Information: 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. To apply, please select the “Apply Now” icon at the bottom of this posting.

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 based on disability. Equal Opportunity
Employer Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled

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We appreciate your interest in employment opportunities with The Salvation Army!

Other details

  • Job Family ALM-NON-EXEMPT
  • Job Function Property
  • Pay Type Hourly
Location on Google Maps
  • Columbus, MS, USA