Part-time Facilities Technician
Job Details
Los Angeles Street - Los Angeles, CA
High School
$15.00 - $20.00 Hourly
Nonprofit - Social Services

DWC is seeking a part-time maintenance worker to assist with the successful ongoing operations of all facilities equipment, including HVAC, plumbing, electrical plans, lighting, climate control, roofing systems, and general building maintenance of a 67,000 square-foot building. This position reports directly to the Facilities Manager.

Essential Functions

  1. Follow a recurring preventative maintenance schedule for each facilities and operating system of facilities.
  2. Perform routine inspections throughout the facilities to detect wear, malfunctions, and breakdowns of both equipment and building. Including ability to investigate malfunctions and breakdowns, diagnose causes and locate the source of the problem. Also ability to anticipate potential malfunctions and breakdowns and take appropriate action to prevent or minimize impact on services.
  3. Assist with general building maintenance including Sweeping, mopping, dusting, trash removal, vacuuming, spot cleaning, unclog toilets, change faucets, carpet cleaning, painting, equipment installations, changing light bulbs, debris removal, and landscape work/gardening, etc.
  4. Able to complete assigned daily work orders and responsibilities.
  5. Maintain tools, equipment, and workspace and ensure they are organized and in proper working order, request replacements as necessary, and assist in stocking the inventory.
  6. Provide superior customer service to internal and external customers.
  7. Communicate effectively to supervisor of any issues and/or problems regarding assigned responsibilities.
  8. Team player with positive attitude
  9. Reports to work on time as scheduled and ensure that there is no incidental overtime

Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.


  • At least 2 years mechanical engineering field experience including HVAC, electrical, and plumbing or equivalent education/certification preferred
  • High school degree/GED or equivalent required; additional vocational training in any engineering or maintenance trade preferred
  • Must be detail and plan-oriented, excellent organizational skills, ability to work successfully as a member of a team, ability to prioritize multiple projects while meeting set goals and must be excellent problem-solving skills.
  • Preferred clean driving record
  • Criminal background check and clearance required
  • A self-starter, strong work ethic, maintains pleasant, friendly, professional demeanor with all guest, clients and staff.

Supervisory Responsibility

This position does not have supervisory responsibilities.

Work Environment

Individual will be expected to work in many different environments including but not limited to small tight places, attics, basements, roofs areas, parking lots, offices and inside apartment units.

Physical Demands

  • Ability to work both indoors and outdoors as required
  • Ability to work at heights and in confined spaces
  • Ability to work extended periods of time both walking and/or standing
  • Ability to lift up to 50 lb.
  • Ability to work evenings, weekends, and holidays

Position Type and Expected Hours of Work

This is a Part-Time position. 9:00am to 5:30pm, with flexibility to work evenings, and weekends.


No travel is expected for this position.



Required Education and Experience

  1. High school diploma or general education degree (GED); or one to three years related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience
  2. Minimum of one (1) year maintenance experience preferred
  3. Proven knowledge of various mechanical, electrical, and plumbing systems preferred
  4. Knowledge of local building codes and ordinance preferred

Required Knowledge/Skills/Position Qualifications

1. Must have basic building maintenance skills and 2+ years of general maintenance experience preferred

2. Knowledge of use of hand and power tools

3. Must be able to lift (up to 50 lbs. unassisted), squat, kneel, bend, and walk continuously

Additional Eligibility Qualifications

HVAC certification preferred.

Downtown Womens Center provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability or genetics. In addition to federal law requirements, Downtown Womens Center complies with applicable state and local laws governing nondiscrimination in employment in every location in which the company has facilities. This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including recruiting, hiring, placement, promotion, termination, layoff, recall, transfer, leaves of absence, compensation and training.

Other Duties

Please note this job description is not designed to cover or contain a comprehensive listing of activities, duties or responsibilities that are required of the employee for this job. Duties, responsibilities and activities may change at any time with or without notice.