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Facilities Service Technician

Performs a variety of tasks such as furniture movement, event set-up, minor maintenance (painting, equipment repairs, etc.), receiving and delivery functions, grounds maintenance, snow removal, custodial tasks, stocking first aid kits, flags, etc.


Performs routine custodial tasks:

  • Cleans dust and debris resulting from day’s activities; empties garbage containers
  • Sweeps, vacuums, and washes interiors of rooms, hallways, and office areas;
  • Maintains and cleans restrooms; keeps restrooms supplied with paper products and soaps.
  • Mops floors; cleans carpets, strips and waxes floors; uses chemicals and waxes for cleaning purposes.

Performs general maintenance of the college campus grounds:

  • Mowing grass, trimming and pruning trees and shrubs, spraying for disease and insect control, and applying fertilizer.
  • Ability to safely and effectively operate heavy machinery such as fork lift, tractors, mowers, front end loaders, trailers, water tanks, stake trucks, dump trucks, and pickup trucks.
  • Assists with landscaping tasks such as planting bushes, shrubs, and trees
  • Performs minor repairs on grounds equipment.
  • Empties trash containers; rakes and disposes of leaves and debris from college campus.

Locks and unlocks building doors.

Removes snow and ice from the campus and spreads salt during the winter months.

Provides quality customer service to faculty, staff, students and campus visitors.

Performs other related tasks as required by the administration to meet the needs of the college.

SUPERVISION – Works under the general supervision of the director of facilities management.

ATTENDANCE– Individuals in this position are expected to be available as scheduled, which may be mornings, afternoons, or evenings, and occasionally weekends.

WORKING CONDITIONS – Interior conditions are generally those of a typical office building environment, and require frequent bending, lifting, a wide range of arm movement, finger and hand dexterity, and occasional climbing and working from ladders and lifting devices.  Exterior conditions may involve inclement weather, including rain, ice, snow, and high wind, and require frequent bending, lifting, a wide range of arm movement, finger and hand dexterity, occasional climbing and working from ladders and lifting devices, and the safe operation and maintenance of grounds equipment.  Visual identification of work requirements and safety hazards is required under all conditions.


  • High school diploma or GED
  • Up to one year of related experience, or a combination of education and experience sufficient to perform the requirements of this position
  • Ability to work independently
  • Ability to perform physical tasks such as lifting and moving up to 50 pounds and ability to ascend and work from ladders
  • Valid driver’s license

JOB DIMENSIONS -Analysis, judgment, planning and organizing, knowledge of work, work standards, dependability, informal communications, initiative, teamwork, commitment to the college.


Kirtland Community College is an equal opportunity employer

* This job description is intended to describe the type and level of work being performed by a person in this position. It is not an exhaustive list of all duties and responsibilities required by a person so classified.