Facility Maintenance Technician

Mass Transportation Authority
Job Description
A Facility Maintenance Technician performs a variety of routine and semi-skilled tasks involving general maintenance of MTA facilities, equipment, and grounds.

Maintain all MTA facilities, equipment, and grounds, as needed
Operates powered tools and equipment, trucks/trailers, grounds maintenance equipment, plows, skid steer, forklifts and other powered equipment as needed
Remove snow and ice by shoveling, plowing, and/or salting sidewalks, roadways, parking areas and steps
Use power washing equipment to clean facilities, equipment and vehicles
Perform maintenance on grounds and roadways, including but not limited to filling potholes and crack sealing
Perform painting work on building interiors and exteriors, fuel tanks, and pipes, and other items, as needed
Perform basic plumbing repair and troubleshooting of toilets, floor drains, trench drains, pits, and separators, as needed
Replace lighting and fixtures throughout buildings and in parking lots
Troubleshoot and repair HVAC, plumbing, and electrical systems
Perform basic building construction duties using proper methods and materials
Check and fill all facility maintenance vehicles and equipment fluids daily, as required
Perform facility, vehicle and equipment sanitation functions, as assigned
Use computers and/or electronic equipment to fulfill job functions/work orders
Maintain good working relations with co-workers and supervisors
Perform other duties, as assigned

High School Diploma or equivalent
Valid Michigan Driver’s License with a clean driving record
Ability to pass a Department of Transportation (DOT) physical and drug screen
Ability to pass criminal and reference checks
Possess general knowledge of HVAC, Plumbing, Electrical and Construction methods as well as materials and codes
Ability to safely operate several types of power tools and equipment, mowers, hand and power tools
Ability to troubleshoot and repair a variety of facilities systems including construction, HVAC, compressors, electrical systems 120v – 480v 3 phase, low voltage systems, fire alarms and sprinkler systems, plumbing systems, compressed air systems, and commercial door systems
Ability to understand the applications and use of cleaning materials and supplies
Ability to understand the applications and use of lawn materials, supplies and equipment
Ability to attend work regularly and work under stressful conditions
Ability to communicate effectively, both verbally and in writing 

Maintain continuous professional attitude, well-groomed appearance and conduct work with positive attitude at all times
Be aware and operate within OSHA standards and company safety policies at all times.
Communicate effectively, both verbally and in writing
Meet standards required by Mass Transportation Authority, including no addiction to alcohol or drugs
Maintain an excellent driving record
Wear and maintain authorized MTA uniform
Be punctual and report for duty in the prescribed manner
Comply with all MTA rules and regulations and contractual requirements 

Ability to lift and/or move up to 50 pounds
Ability to perform manual labor indoors and outdoors, in temperature extremes for extended periods of time; tolerate dust, pollen, wind, and rain; tolerate fumes and odors
Ability to climb ladders and steps regularly; May work at elevations greater than 10 feet
Daily use of hands and fingers to handle or feel objects, tools or controls; Ability to reach with arms and hands
Ability to walk, climb, balance, stoop, kneel and crouch
Ability to tolerate some vibration and moderate exposure to mechanical parts
Ability to safely fit behind the steering wheel of the standard vehicle operated by MTA 

Work is performed in multiple facilities and locations, as well as indoors and outdoors 

$18.10 per hour

Applications will be accepted until the positions are full.  Apply in person at the MTA Administration Building, 1401 S. Dort Hwy., Flint OR at any MTA location.  Submit resumes to jobs@mtaflint.org.  MTA is an equal opportunity employer!
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