Dismas is one of the nation’s largest not-for-profit
provider's specializing in community based adult
re-entry programs. Dismas Charities provides both
residential and non-residential supervision and
treatment services for federal, state, and local
criminal justice jurisdictions.
Title: Maintenance Worker
Schedule: Relief 20 hours VARIABLE as needed to meet
Compensation: $10.32 per hour plus $3.71 in health and
Summary: Responsible for the condition and upkeep of the
Essential Duties and Responsibilities include the
following. Other duties may be assigned by the Director.
These Programs operate with the understanding that the
Federal or State Contracting Authority and/or Executive
Management has the right to modify their operating
standards, to include staffing requirements and
qualifications, as needed, to ensure quality and
continuation of services. These changes may affect your
qualifications for continued employment in this specific
job category or classification.
Maintains and repairs drywall, masonry, woodwork, and
furnishings of facility. This may include, but not
limited to: painting; building, repairing, and/or
installing counters, cabinets, benches, partitions,
floors, doors, etc; installing glass; replacing damaged
ceiling tile, floor tile, and wall coverings; installing
items such as window shades, blinds, curtain rods, wall
fans, and door locks.
Maintains and repairs buildings' electrical and
mechanical systems, including replacing worn or
defective parts such as switches and fuses; replaces
worn or damaged parts such as hoses, wiring, and belts,
in machines; replacing faulty electrical components of
machines; diagnosing malfunctioning apparatus; and
repairing or replacing damaged or broken components.
Maintains and repairs buildings' plumbing including
installing and repairing plumbing fixtures such as
sinks, commodes, water heaters, hot water tanks, garbage
disposal units, dishwashers, washers/dryers etc;
repairing and maintaining plumbing by replacing washers
in leaky faucets, mending burst pipes, and opening
Conducts regular landscaping details and maintenance of
grounds. To include, but not limited to mowing,
trimming, racking, upkeep of lawn sprinklers, trees,
flowers, shrubs, etc.
Conducts regular preventive maintenance while in a
facility to ensure safety, operation, or aesthetics of
that facility; notifies supervisor or Director of repair
that needs additional attention; maintains records of
required routine maintenance.
Complies with all applicable OSHA regulations while
conducting all maintenance work that involves the use of
tools, solvents, paints, or other chemicals. All
regulations pertaining to the work performed on or
around electricity must also be within current
government safety guidelines, permits and licensing.
Maintains Working Knowledge of all Procedures and
Policies: Physical Plant Manual and Chapters 3-8 of the
facilities Operations Manual; Emergency Drills, Life
Safety, Facility Sanitation and Unusual Occurrence
Work Schedule: Attends and participates in all required
appointments/meetings on site, within the community, the
court system or at other business related location.
Ethics - Upholds organizational values; treats people
with respect; works with integrity; maintains
Customer Service - Responds to requests for service and
assistance in a timely manner
Planning/Organizing - Prioritizes and plans work
activities; uses time efficiently; ability to multi-task
Safety/Security - Reports potentially unsafe conditions;
uses equipment and materials properly
Quality - Demonstrates accuracy and thoroughness;
monitors own work to ensure quality
Dependability - Follows instructions, responds to
management direction; completes tasks on time or
notifies appropriate person with an alternate plan; is
consistently at work and on time
Initiative - Self-starter; asks for and offers help when
Education and/or Experience: High school diploma or
general education degree (GED) and at least two years of
paid general maintenance experience. Must be at least 21
years of age.
Dismas strives to create a family-based atmosphere, hence the slogan: "Dismas is Family. This slogan reflects a value system that each...