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Maintenance Technician

Jefferson County Government
Golden, Colorado 80419
  • Job Type
  • Job Status
    Part Time

Jefferson County is searching for a Maintenance Technician to join the team! This position provides you the opportunity to work for a county that's thrives on working collaboratively and overcoming challenges. We are seeking a hard worker, a team player, someone who loves what they do and is motivated to tackle a variety of tasks. 

The Maintenance Technician has all the skills of a general handy-man and is responsible for assisting in a variety of semi-skilled work in the maintenance and repair of Head Start buildings, located in Wheat Ridge and Arvada. This is accomplished by conducting equipment and mechanical evaluations, repairing and/or replacing building parts as necessary for preventative maintenance and proper building functioning, and assisting higher skilled trades personnel with repairs, troubleshooting, and cleanup. Supporting service requests and evaluating and documenting maintenance and costs. 

Leave work feeling like you made a difference in your community with your role supporting the Head Start program! https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=nlYxLJN4n8o 

Target Hiring Range: $16-$20 hourly 

Compensation will be determined based on education, experience and skills. 

 This position is part time, working roughly 30-hours per week, 7am-5:30pm. In partnership with the Facility Maintenance team, weekly hours worked can be flexible, as long as coverage is maintained to ensure that pathways are clear and safe for patrons and the facility is ready.  


  • This position supports the Head Start Buildings in Arvada and Wheat Ridge.  

*Driver’s license is a must. 

  • Overnight and on-call work is very limited, and coverage is typically managed by a rotation.  

Essential Duties: 

The Maintenance Technician is responsible for performing preventative maintenance and repairs to the Head Start buildings and grounds. Duties include: 

  • Basic electrical installation and repair work in wiring for switches, outlets, plugs, cables, power circuits and appliances; Repairs lighting systems; Inspects electrical systems for unsafe conditions.    

  • Entry-Level carpentry: Performs basic rough and finished carpentry work in construction and repair of structures such as partitions, walls, doors, fences, window frames, office furniture, and selves.  

  • Basic plumbing maintenance and repair, including repairs of plumbing leaks or breaks; opens clogged lines and drains; replaces washers and other minor parts.  

  • Landscaping and grounds maintenanceto include lawn mowing, trimming, weed control, seeding, fertilizing, and other outdoor related tasks.  

  • Snow and ice removal duties as required, as well as responding to building emergencies in the evening and weekends as needed.  

  • Responds to alarm calls during and after regular work hours; maintains clean, safe, and orderly sites.     

  • Other duties and responsibilities as assigned.  


Minimal Qualifications:  

  • High School Diploma or GED 

  • Plus, a minimum of one year of facilities maintenance, general maintenance, or similar.  

  • OR any combination of education and experience. 

Preferred Knowledge, Skills and Abilities: 

  • Ability to be flexible with required maintenance tasks based on needs of the staff and clients 

  • Ability to problem solve, plan, organize and communicate project status 

  • Dependable team player 

  • Strong time management and prioritization skills 

  • Independent critical thinking and analysis     

  • Demonstrating initiative, innovation, and resiliency     

  • Strong client and consultant relationship management skills  

Additional Job Information: 

  • Please note that offer of employment contingent on criminal history, motor vehicle record checks, and education verification, and/or references. 

  • Must have a valid driver's license; if you are from out of state, you must have a valid Colorado driver's license within 30 days of hire date, and you must not have any major violations or DUI, DWI, DWAI convictions.  Background check required. Drug screening required.  

  • Jefferson County is a tobacco-free work environment.  As of February 3, 2020, smoking and the use of tobacco products will not be permitted on Jefferson County Government properties except in select, marked Designated Tobacco Use Areas (DTUA) and private vehicles.  

  • All Head Start staff are required to be fully vaccinated.  

  • Please note that supplemental questions requiring a written response will serve as a writing sample. 

Apply Here: https://jefferson.wd5.myworkdayjobs.com/External/job/Arvada/Maintenance-Technician_R-4695


Posted: 2022-11-15 Expires: 2022-12-15

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