$500 Sign-On Bonus!

Job Summary:

Under the direct supervision of the Maintenance Supervisor, the maintenance assistant is responsible for assisting with maintenance, repairs, and janitorial services of the facilities. Work may involve physical labor and inclement weather.  The ability to safely use power equipment, chemicals, hand tools and diagnostic equipment is mandatory. This position is non-exempt and is eligible for overtime pay.


Supervisory Responsibilities:

  • None.



  • Performs general cleaning, sanitizing, and other janitorial duties of the buildings.
  • Performs minor repairs and maintenance.
  • Performs maintenance of the property/grounds such as mowing and trimming lawns and hedges and cleaning snow from walking and driving surfaces.
  • Maintains a neat and orderly workspace.
  • Perform maintenance and repair work of electrical, plumbing, heating, ventilation, and air conditioning (HVAC), carpentry, painting, and other building systems and facilities.
  • Assists in examining campus for safety hazards; reports deficiencies to lead Maintenance Supervisor.
  • Work with CWS workers as directed by the Maintenance Supervisor.
  • Is on call for facility-related emergencies when covering for the Maintenance Supervisor.
  • Performs other related duties as assigned.

Required Skills/Abilities:

  • Knowledge of safety hazards and proper use of various cleaning and sanitizing solutions.
  • Detail-oriented and thorough.
  • Ability to perform basic repairs and operate tools or equipment used in routine maintenance.
  • Ability to use or learn to use snowplow and heavy equipment.
  • Ability to keep the campus clean and orderly.
  • Ability to interact with staff and clients in a professional, polite, and courteous manner.
  • Ability to learn and take instruction from the Maintenance Supervisor.

Education and Experience:

  • At least one year of work in maintenance and repair work.
  • Must be insurable by current GHS auto insurance policy holder.
  • High school diploma or equivalent required.
  • Must pass a background check.

Physical Requirements:

  • Must be able to traverse property and facility to diagnose building issues and plan repairs or maintenance.
  • Must be physically able to perform repairs when needed.
  • Prolonged periods standing.
  • Must be able to lift, bend, stoop, climb, reach, and lift 50 pounds at a time.
  • Must be able to lift 50 pounds at a time.