The Maintenance Associate is an entry level position that provides support to the Maintenance Department by conducting minor repairs or simple adjustments to facility equipment. This role focuses on providing assistance to more experienced Maintenance Associates. The Associate works with general supervision and will interact with a supervisor several times a week, perhaps daily, to receive guidance and feedback. Many non-routine activities will require a supervisor’s advance approval.
ESSENTIAL JOB DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES*
Assist with major repairs or upgrades to facility/ equipment and provide support to all areas as needed.
Make minor repairs on equipment in the Distribution, Refurbishment, and StoreSupportCenters including electrical, mechanical, plumbing, air compressors and HVAC repairs.
Keep operation areas clear of boxes and packing debris; dispose of trash, sweep, mop and perform general cleaning duties.
Communicate all issues to management that could result in process delays, safety issues, or otherwise cause a loss to the company or its associates.
Consistent with the general nature of this role, work collaboratively with others throughout the Refurbishment and DistributionCenters to achieve or exceed department objectives.
Follow all known safety procedures and utilize good operational, loss prevention and safety judgment at all times.
Complete preventative maintenance on current and future equipment.
Contributing to Team Success –Actively participating as a member of a team to move the team toward the completion of goals.
Energy – Consistently maintains high levels of activity; sustaining long working hours when necessary; operating with vigor, effectiveness, and determination over extended periods of time.
Safety Awareness –Identifying and correcting conditions that affect employee safety; upholding safety standards.
Quality Orientation – Accomplishing tasks by considering all areas involved, no matter how small; showing concern for all aspects of the job; accurately checking processes and tasks; being watchful over a period of time.
BASIC AND PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS
Must be at least 18 years of age and present state-required proof of age documents
High school diploma or equivalent GED preferred
Previous experience working in a warehouse environment preferred
At least one year of experience conducting repairs on electrical and mechanical equipment required.
Must be able to safely lift and carry items weighing up to 50 pounds, either in conjunction with his or her regular responsibilities or those assigned in other areas of the RefurbCenter or DistributionCenter as directed
Must be able to bend, stoop, reach over head with arms and hands and climb ladders; must be able to climb stairs up to three flights and not have fear of heights
MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS, JOB SKILLS, ABILITIES
Working knowledge of essential math functions (addition, subtraction, multiplication, and division)
Ability to communicate effectively with others using spoken and written English (Bilingual in Spanish preferred)
Possess the dexterity to utilize writing utensils (pen/pencil), calculators, small hand-held tools, manual razors and other mechanical/electrical equipment without assistance
Ability to work cooperatively and collaboratively with others; conduct working relationships in a manner acceptable to others and to the organization
Ability to comprehend and adhere to all GameStop policies and procedures including, but not limited to, those related to attendance and scheduling requirements, honesty and integrity, confidentiality, safety, and conflict of interest