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YMCA of Greater Seattle Maintenance Technician in Eastsound, Washington

Overview

Our Commitment to Equity

The Y actively promotes a culture free from bias and injustice. We are dedicated to removing institutional and systemic barriers that result in oppression and racism. We will be accountable to marginalized communities for creating equitable and sustainable environments where social justice is woven into every facet of our programs, and by caring for our communities in a culturally versatile and respectful manner.

Job Summary

Maintains and repairs building and equipment, including resolving complex maintenance problems.

The YMCA of Greater Seattle is committed to providing a positive atmosphere that prioritizes safety and inclusivity for all employees. The YMCA of Greater Seattle has implemented safety standards and protocols related to preventative health measures based on CDC and local health department guidelines. YGS will comply with all WA State mandates regarding COVID vaccinations. All YGS staff in Child Care roles will be required to be fully vaccinated for COVID by October 18, 2021; All YGS staff will be required to be fully vaccinated for COVID by November 1, 2021 regardless of work location. Religious and Medical Exemptions will be considered at time of hire.

Responsibilities

  1. Performs maintenance of building (s), including painting, electrical, and general repairs.

  2. Resolves complex maintenance problems. Keeps related records. Completes repair projects and minor remodels.

  3. Inspects and services vans, and keeps related records.

  4. Maintains and repairs fitness equipment.

  5. Reports and resolves building problems.

  6. May order maintenance supplies and equipment. Maintains equipment and tools.

  7. May coordinate work of contractors, as assigned.

  8. May move furniture.

Qualifications

  1. Three years or more of related experience in general maintenance work.

  2. Other applicable education, training, and experience, which provide the knowledge, abilities, and skills necessary to perform effectively in the position will be considered.

  3. Substantial experience in carpentry, painting, electrical, plumbing, HVAC systems, general building systems and related areas as necessary.

  4. May require knowledge of vehicle maintenance.

  5. Sufficient physical strength and agility to carry out essential duties.

  6. Ability to use equipment and chemicals in prescribed manner, including ability to read labels, MSDS information sheets, and instructions.

  7. Basic ability to read blueprints and schematics.

  8. Ability to identify and resolve potential safety and security problems.

  9. Prefer knowledge of, and previous experience with, diverse populations (language, culture, race, physical ability, sexual orientation, etc.). Ability to speak any language in addition to English may be helpful.

You'll be a great fit for the Seattle Y if you:

  • Thrive on working in a collaborative environment

  • Are very adaptable

  • Have high ownership and strong work ethic

  • Are a great problem solver who can think on your feet

  • Truly enjoy being of service to people

  • Like being part of a team that cares about one another as people and enjoy working together

  • Want to know that the work you do contributes to building a better, stronger community for all

At the Seattle Y, we are an inclusive organization of people with a shared commitment to nurture the potential of youth, promote healthy living, and foster social responsibility. We also believe in supporting the wellbeing of our employees and offer a free Y membership as a benefit of employment.

Become a leader on our team at the YMCA of Greater Seattle where we promote a continuous learning environment and career opportunities.

“YGS is an equal opportunity employer and is committed to creating a diverse and equitable work environment. Qualified applicants will receive consideration without regard to their race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, status as a protected veteran , or any other status protected by local, state , or federal law.

We are a drug & alcohol-free workplace; all job offers are contingent on the results of a background check and (on applicable jobs) drug screening, including screening for marijuana. We participate in the Federal E-Verify system.

If you need assistance of any kind with the application process, reach out to recruiting@seattleymca.org or the HR department at 206.382.5082.”

carpentry, painting, electrical, plumbing, HVAC systems, general building

MISSION STATEMENT:

Building a community where all people, especially the young, are encouraged to develop their fullest potential in spirit, mind, and body.

OUR VALUES:

  • Respect

  • Responsibility

  • Honesty

  • Caring

  • Passion for Excellence

Job Locations US-WA-Eastsound

Posted Date 4 weeks ago (9/23/2021 4:59 PM)

ID 2021-12474

Type Regular Full-Time

# of Openings 1

Location YMCA Camp Orkila

Category Building/Maintenance

Address 484 Camp Orkila Rd

Minimum compensation USD $19.00/Hr.

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