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Facilities Maintenance Worker

Company: The Pine School Inc
Location: Hobe Sound
Posted on: March 12, 2023

Job Description:

The Pine School Opportunity ProfileHobe Sound, FloridaFacilities Maintenance WorkerDepartment: FacilitiesPosition Commences: Immediately -Summary Description
The Pine School is searching for an experienced maintenance worker to join our hard-working, selfless maintenance team in the support of the K -12 School's Mission. The position requires a positive attitude, is full-time year-round with a comprehensive benefits package and is located on our beautiful 174 acre campus in Hobe Sound.Duties and Responsibilities

  • Responsible for organizing work orders through the School's online work order management program. Coordinates and closes out work orders within the Facilities department (knowledge of espace a plus)
  • Plumbing, lighting and minor electrical repairs
  • Drywall repair, light carpentry
  • Setup and breakdown for events
  • Cleaning, janitorial and trash removal
  • Regular inspection of facilities doors, locks and ceiling tiles throughout the campus
  • Break coverage at the School's front guard gate utilizing the Visitor Management program (knowledge of SchoolPass a plus)
  • Assist with projects and deep cleaning over School and summer breaks
  • Participate in all workplace safety training and comply with safety policies and procedures and utilize all safety equipment as required. Identifies and immediately mitigates any unsafe conditions/hazards and develops recommendations on how to remove/safeguard the hazard.
  • A CDL is a plus or willingness to acquire -
  • And any other duties needed to help drive our Vision, fulfill our Mission, and abide by our Organization's ValuesProfessional Qualifications
    Performance Skills
    • Ability to communicate effectively (written and oral communication)
    • Ability and willingness to work well with others.
    • Ability and desire to learn.
    • Ability to learn to perform general building maintenance tasks including minor plumbing, electrical, and door hardware. -
    • Knowledge of safe hand and power tool usage.
    • Ability to work with limited supervision in a team environment.
    • Ability to manage and perform work orders to meet customer satisfaction and Company requirements.
    • Ability to comply with Company policy, procedures and Code of Conduct.
    • Ability to identify and communicate situations/problems to Management.
    • Ability to portray a professional appearance and mannerism.
    • Ability to attend required training.
    • Ability to provide outstanding customer service.
    • Ability to work with a computer-based work order management system from a desktop computer and a hand-held device.
    • Ability to climb and work from ladders, man hoists or lifts and ability to repeatedly lift and carry heavy loads (up to 50lbs.)
    • Ability and willingness to work safely in all weather conditions and/or locales.Technical Skills
      • Basic mathematical skills.
      • General mechanical aptitude.Hours and Compensation
        • 40 hrs per week: Monday - Friday (7:30 am - 4:00 pm)
        • Hourly compensation -
        • School lunch provided daily on school daysThe Pine School offers a complete benefits package including medical, dental and vision insurance; a 401(k)plan with a generous match; paid term life and disability insurance; supplemental insurance plans; andflexible spending account, vacation and PTO; and more.Mission Statement
          The Pine School is an independent college preparatory school educating students in Kindergarten through12th Grade. We promote academic, artistic and athletic excellence in a close-knit learning environment thatextends from the classroom to our expansive natural campus and beyond. Our challenging curriculumcultivates intellectual curiosity and honors each student's voice as we strive for inclusivity. From a strongsense of community and connection, The Pine School students become inspired and prepared to navigate acomplex and changing world.Statement of Diversity, Equity, Inclusion and AccessWe at The Pine School are committed to continuous growth by examining and learning from diverseperspectives as an active, necessary pursuit. We encourage the respectful expression of different lifeexperiences, thoughts, and opinions and cultivate an atmosphere in which thoughtful dialogue can flourish.We recognize and appreciate all abilities, colors, family structures, gender identities, national or ethnicorigins, races.Equal Employment Opportunity StatementThe Pine School is committed to the principle of equal opportunity in employment. It is Pine's policy toprovide equal employment opportunities and administer terms and conditions of employment withoutregard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, national origin, age, disability, genetic information,marital status, amnesty, or status as a covered veteran in accordance with applicable federal, state, and locallaws.Note: These position descriptions have been designed to indicate the general nature and level of work to beperformed by employees within each classification. These position descriptions should not be interpreted asa comprehensive inventory of all duties and responsibilities required or assigned to an employee in eachposition. Nothing contained in these position descriptions restricts Pines' right to assign or reassign dutiesand responsibilities to any position at any time.School HistoryThe Pine School was founded in 1969. The school was first called The Pine School under the leadership ofMr. Harold Potsdam, its founder. In 1975 the school changed its name to St. Michael's School and a Boardof Trustees were appointed. It was at this time that St. Michael's became a non-profit day school with anEpiscopal affiliation. In 1994, the Board of Trustees renamed the school St. Michael's Independent School,ending the Episcopal affiliation, while retaining all of the same internal procedures and traditions. In July2006, the school officially returned to its original name, The Pine School.General InformationThe Pine School is a college preparatory, all-faith day school that serves students from Kindergartenthrough grade 12. The Pine School provides a strong traditional core curriculum while striving to instill highachievement and a lifelong love for learning. The school's objective is to develop each student's intellectual,physical, and creative talents in a supportive and moral environment. Students are encouraged to promoteservice above self and are inspired to develop a sense of commitment and involvement within theircommunity.In K-4, small class sizes and a challenging curriculum enable students to learn important academic skills in anurturing and caring environment. The children become knowledgeable in computer technology and themultifaceted fine arts and physical education programs are an integral part of the curriculum.Expanding on the strong foundation of the K-4 program, the Middle School (grades 5-8) offers a rigorousacademic curriculum that promotes intellectual discipline, self-discovery, and creative thinking. Strongemphasis continues to be placed on the core academic areas, fine arts, computer technology, and athletics.Middle School students are encouraged to be self-reliant, critical thinkers who are civically responsible.Within the Upper School (grades 9-12), students are challenged to achieve academically, to exerciseleadership, to participate in co-curricular activities that enhance their understanding of their own talents, toshare their gifts with others, and to position themselves for success at the college or university level.In addition to academic requirements, graduation requirements include community service and a seniorcapstone project. Internships, opportunities for multicultural exchanges, encounters withentrepreneurs and critical thinkers, and seminars with artists and scientists advance the philosophy of theUpper School connects students with a wider world and prepares them for leadership positions.The Pine School seeks to nurture an awareness of ethics and values and students are taught that excellence isa way of life and that success is the product of effort, good habits and self-motivation.

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