Building Maintenance Tech IV

Production for E. W. Scripps Company
Detroit, Michigan

posted on January 09, 2020

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Position: Building Maintenance Tech IV Company: E. W. Scripps Company Station(s): WXYZ-TV-TV Job Type: fulltime Hours: Compensation: / year Job Description: The Building Maintenance Tech IV assists in the supervision of the facilities department. Responsible for efficient and effective functions of all facility related operations. Key Activities Assist in the design, planning, construction and maintenance of equipment, machinery, buildings and other facilities items. Assist in directing activities of and assigns work to all employees in the unit. Responsible for assisting in training the work force to maintain a well-rounded and capable crew Responsible for a wide range of technical repairs on the facility and associated various systems including heating, air conditioning, plumbing, electrical, and irrigation systems. Help to ensure that all facility equipment is maintained properly through daily, weekly, and monthly documented preventive maintenance in order that optimum performance can be expected and achieved. This includes HVAC systems and assigned office equipment. As needed, assist in the coordination of building space allocation and layout, communication services, and facility expansion. Assist with plans, budgets, and schedules for all facility modifications. Assist with inspections of all construction and installation projects while updating all necessary company managers or directors through progress reports. Participate in monthly departmental safety meetings. Helps to implements preventive measures and recommendations of company Executive Safety Committee. Keep facilities and departmental area safe, clean, and organized. Properly handles waste disposal (used chemicals, etc). Assist in supervising the shipping and receiving process for the company including newspaper loading/unloading. Assist in supervising general facility cleaning, waste removal, floor maintenance, exterior and grounds maintenance, as well as company recycling programs. Foster good relations between the facilities department and other departments. Keep abreast of all new facilities related methods and materials available to further improve productivity and quality of workmanship and/or service. Handle all other duties as assigned. Skills & Abilities Excellent problem solving skills. Excellent people skills. Must be able to work well and constantly communicate (both written and verbally) with frontline employees as well as middle and upper management. Must be able to work in a fast paced environment and meet all deadlines. Must have strong mathematical skills, with ability to add, subtract, multiply, and divide all units of measure, using whole numbers, common fractions, and decimals. Must have solid organizational and computer skills including good working knowledge of software programs such as Microsoft Word and Excel. Must be familiar with building codes and maintenance trades. Must have familiarity with OSHA requirements applicable facility-wide and have experience with safety programs. Work Environment Occasionally may be required to reach, climb, sit, stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl. Must be able to lift up to 75 lbs. Benefits: medical, dental, optical, life insurance, STD, LTD, 4011k, paid time off Education Required: Experience Required: 7+ years facilities experience. Other Requirements: Date Available: 01/09/2020

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