Maintenance Mechanic - Painesville, OH

$18.00 - $20.00 hourly
  • Vector Technical
  • Painesville, OH, USA
  • May 29, 2020
Full time Facilities

Job Description

Maintenance Mechanic - $18 / $20hr - Painesville, OH



Our client administers housing assistance for families throughout Lake County, OH.  They are in need of Maintenance Mechanics to help maintain properties in Willoughby and Painesville.



Work Mon-Thurs - will be on call some weekends and off-hours on a rotating schedule


The Maintenance Mechanic performs a variety of semi-skilled building and grounds maintenance and repair activities to ensure the upkeep of agency property.  Repairs and maintenance are performed in accordance with all codes and include:  plumbing, electrical, carpentry, HVAC, drywall, paint, carpets/flooring, exterior masonry and landscaping.  The Maintenance Mechanic also cleans and prepares vacant units for re-occupancy; interacts professionally with residents, landlords, public officials, and staff; and performs all work in a safe manner.



High School Diploma/GED plus 3 years of experience in the skilled maintenance of buildings and grounds, or comparable trade experience.  Will consider an equivalent combination of education and experience to meet the required knowledge, skills, abilities and competencies of the position.

Must possess a valid driver's license and become and remain insurable in accordance with the organization's vehicle insurance policy.

Must be able to obtain and maintain EPA certification in the proper handling of refrigerants and other chemicals within 1 year of employment.

Prior experience performing and managing building & grounds maintenance, including:  preventive maintenance programs, HVAC, plumbing, electrical, appliances, cabinetry, drywall, paint, and flooring.  

Ability to prepare accurate documentation; understand and work from sketches; and a strong focus on safety.

Ability to use ladders, power and shop tools perform light to heavy manual labor for extended periods of time; work in adverse weather conditions (i.e. snow removal); and ability to lift 50 lbs.

Demonstrated ability to work with a variety of individuals in a professional and courteous manner.

Must be available to after-hours emergencies 24 hours a day, 7 days a week on a rotating on-call basis. Position requires local automobile travel to all the agency's sites within Lake County.

Legally compliant, confidential and ethical conduct, while living the values of teamwork and maintaining a customer-centered focus.