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Maintenance Technician

Job Details

1st Shift - West Palm Beach, FL
$17.00 Hourly


  • Perform minor electrical and plumbing repairs.
  • Assist accepting deliveries into receiving area, log all deliveries into receiving records, and deliver shipments to recipients as appropriate.
  • Perform light carpentry work as requested.
  • Check and replace burnt out light bulbs and ballasts.
  • Assist janitorial crew with trash removal and the overall cleaning of all areas of the Norton Museum of Art facility, including bathrooms, galleries, offices, store, support spaces, public spaces, building exterior and sidewalks.
  • Prepare and paint all surfaces throughout the facility, as indicated by a maintenance schedule or the Director of Facilities.
  • Communicate with staff and visitors in a clear, efficient and effective manner utilizing the appropriate tools including phone, computer and CB radio.
  • Assist with the general maintenance of exterior spaces including parking lot, plaza, and garden.
  • Change HVAC filters and maintain a log indicating date filters were changed.
  • Routinely check facility for potential general maintenance problems and correct them. This includes mechanical function of all maintenance equipment.
  • Assist other staff with setup and breakdown of tables, chairs and other items for events.
  • Assist contractors performing maintenance work in the facility.


  • Operate general maintenance equipment, including drills, saws, hand tools, table saw, drill press, ladders/lifts, motorized/manual forklifts, vacuum cleaners, extractor, buffer, wet mop, and brooms in a safe and efficient manner.
  • Must be computer literate in the Windows environment.
  • Good communication and customer service skills.
  • Experience in HVAC, plumbing, electrical and janitorial services is preferred.

Normal Work Schedule:

  • 3 days per week.
  • Schedule may include nights and weekends.

Must be available to work some nights/weekends for special events.