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NANA Regional Corporation Building Maintenance Technician - Nome Public Schools (Nome, AK) in Nome, Alaska

Req ID: NOM00259


This position provides scheduled, unscheduled, preventative and emergency maintenance services for all School District facilities.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities

  • Performs preventative and corrective maintenance on all physical plantequipment. This includes but is not limited to HVAC systems, building automation systems, electrical, plumbing systems, oil fired boilers, hydronic hot water heating systems and heavy equipment operation.

  • Keeps equipment, systems, and buildings ready for use by completing preventive maintenance schedules; following established policies and procedures; reporting needed changes.

  • Performs plumbing duties such as snaking and clearing stoppages, replacing fittings, p-traps, toilets, sinks, faucets, installing dishwashers, trouble-shooting leaks, changing water heater elements, etc.

  • Replaces electrical fixtures and outlets.

  • Troubleshoot appliances, install and repair cabinets, adjust doors etc.

  • Painting of interior and exterior surfaces etc.

  • Carpentry and drywall repairs.

  • Monitors status of Fire alarm, fire protection, emergency power and building automation and controls systems routinely.

  • Maintains continuity between shifts by documenting maintenance actions; noting system or equipment irregularities requiring continued monitoring.

  • Documents all work and actions taken and inputs data into a computer management system.

  • Provides technical direction to other maintenance employees when needed.

  • Maintains NMS Maintenance and Safety Standards.

  • Assist with the organization and cleanliness of maintenance shop, remove garbage as needed.

  • Other duties that are pertinent to the department or unit’s success also may be assigned.


Minimum Requirements

  • High school diploma or GED equivalent.

  • Must have some knowledge or verifiable work experience in the building maintenance, electrical, HVAC, plumbing trades.

  • Driver’s License and an acceptable driving record for the past three (3) years to be eligible under NMS’ vehicle insurance policy.

  • Must have basic skills in Word and Excel and the ability to operate the Maintenance Work Order System.

Preferred Qualifications

  • Previous facility maintenance experience.

  • Technical certificate in a related field is strongly desired.

  • Heavy Equipment operations experience is preferred.

Working Conditions and Physical Requirements

Weather: Indoor/Outdoor (Frequent exposure to extreme weather conditions)

Noise level: Moderate

Office conditions: Pace of work environment: Medium

Customer Interaction: Medium

Description of environment: School facility

Frequently required to walk, stand, and lift. Occasionally required to pull and push.

Physical requirements: Must frequently lift and/or move up to 50 pounds.

Travel: None


NMS Core Values

Safety guides our behavior.

Honesty and integrity govern our activities.

Commitments made will be fulfilled.

All individuals are treated with dignity and respect.

The environment will be protected and sustained.

Organization: Food and Facilities Management

Job: Maintenance & Repair

Primary Location: US-AK-Nome

Shift: Day Job