Facilities Staff
Job Details
New Roads School - Santa Monica, CA

Status: Full-time, Hourly, Non-Exempt (7:00AM - 4:00PM M-F)



The Facilities Staff position is responsible for the renovation and repair, care of, and maintenance of the schools buildings and grounds. The position works within the Facilities Department and interacts with all school departments, staff, and visitors on campus.  The Facilities Staff position performs general maintenance and repairs, handles set-up and break-down for classrooms, offices, meetings and events and ensures that the campus is maintained, clean and free of trash and debris.


  • Perform general building maintenance repair work; electrical, plumbing, carpentry, locksmithing and painting work, asphalt work, and sprinkler line to maintain facilities
  • Move and relocate office furniture; make adjustments to desks, chairs and files.
  • Install, repair, maintain electrical elements, fixtures and equipment
  • Repair locking systems on doors, files, cabinets and lockers.
  • Load and deliver tables and chairs to special events.
  • Perform regular inspections on campus to identify equipment and or facilities in need of repair
  • Ensure the proper operation of equipment on campus
  • Maintain clean job site throughout the duration of work to be completed in order to insure the safety of students, facility and staff that may be in immediate proximity
  • Asphalt work ,concrete painting, drywall, wood and metal 
  • framing
  • Perform small construction projects from start to finish
  • Minor landscaping upkeep - trimming shrubs, trees and ground covering when needed
  • Keep sump pumps clean and in good working order
  • Performs routine maintenance on building systems.
  • Orders supplies and materials needed for repairs and maintenance.
  • Change filters as scheduled
  • Perform tasks generated through the ticket system
  • Perform routine safety inspections and mitigate safety issues pertaining to facilities 
  • General custodial duties, including responding to emergency calls, preparing the campus each morning by picking up trash, washing picnic tables and setting up tables, chairs, umbrellas, canopies, and additional facilities needs/requests for school related and special events
  • Assistance with classroom setups, office moves, and meeting/event setup and breakdown; storage and moving
  • Other duties as assigned by the Director of Facilities
  • 3+ years of increasingly responsible general facilities maintenance experience
  • Basic knowledge of methods and principles of general building maintenance including electrical, plumbing, painting, carpentry, HVAC, and drywall, grounds and landscaping work.
  • Knowledge and understanding of proper use of hand tools including grounds and yard tools.
  • Basic mathematical principles.
  • Ability to read  blueprints, specifications, and schematic diagrams
  • Ability to work independently, in the absence of supervision, as well as in a team setting
  • Understand and follow oral and written instructions.
  • Communicate clearly and concisely, both orally and in writing.

Other Requirements:

  • A valid California Driver License is required. Applicants must pass a criminal history background check, and pass a TB test.
  • Employees are required to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19, no later than the first date of work, unless employee requests and the School grants an exemption to the COVID-19 vaccination requirement as a reasonable accommodation for employees disability or sincerely held religious belief, practice, or observance.

Physical Demands/Work Environment:

  • While performing the duties of this position an incumbent is required to: work in changing outdoor weather, lift up to 50 lbs., walk on uneven surfaces and work in regards to all heights, engage in shoveling/hunched over activities, work around dust.
  • Reasonable accommodation will be considered to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions of this job.

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