Maintenance Technician
Job Details
Science Museum Oklahoma - Oklahoma City, OK
Full Time
$16.50 - $17.50 Hourly
Installation - Maint - Repair

The Maintenance Technician position will be responsible for assisting the Facilities Director in executing an extensive preventive maintenance program that includes checks and repairs. This position will primarily focus on painting tasks but will be cross-trained in other areas.

Essential Functions

  • Maintain the building repairs, painting of walls, ceilings, columns and cabinets.
  • Assist the Facilities Director in all types of maintenance, when necessary and as requested.
  • Make regular inspections of the building making note of any area that needs repair
  • Report areas of the building needing repair to supervisor in a timely basis.
  • Must follow all safety regulations of Science Museum Oklahoma and those outlined by OSHA.
  • 3 or more years of maintenance experience in building maintenance including light electric, light plumbing, painting and general repair work in a professional business setting.
  • Ability to operate equipment such as a forklift, scissor lift, single lift, pallet jack, and dolly to move heavier materials.
  • Ability to meet the physical requirements of the position with or without reasonable accommodation.
  • Preference may be given to applicants with HVAC and electric work experience.

Physical Qualifications

This position works in an active and busy museum setting. The position might also work in non-climate controlled areas of the museum such as the warehouse, machine shop and loading docks.

  • Work involves completing duties in dark, tight places and working off of a ladder.
  • Work involves frequent standing and walking for long periods of time.
  • Work may include occasional pushing and/or pulling, lifting, and carrying objects weighing up to 50 pounds without assistance and 100 pounds with assistance.
  • This position may require the employee to drive for business purposes in either their own vehicle or a vehicle provided by the Museum. Employees that drive for business purposes must be able to pass a Motor Vehicle Records check and provide proof of insurance and a valid license to drive on an annual basis.