Facility Maintenance Technician - Temporary

29 hours per week, for approximately 5 months    $14.00 per hour (during Emergency Status in the City of Portland, the rate will be $18.23)


Purpose/Customer Impact:  Provide temporary skills and labor for the District’s Facilities Maintenance staff.

Reporting Relationships:    Reports to:  Facility Maintenance Foreperson         Direct Reports:  none                                                                                                       

Interrelationships:   Daily contact with internal customers, as needed.

Essential Accountabilities:

  • Complete the District’s painting tasks, as directed by the Facility Maintenance Foreperson.
  • Responsible for the care and proper use of all equipment, tools and vehicles.
  • Assist maintenance staff with light carpentry, pipefitting and plumbing, masonry, electrical, and boiler HVAC work.
  • Perform some grounds maintenance work, mowing, weed whacking, brush cleanup, loaming and seeding.
  • Assist facilities maintenance staff with equipment inspection and preventative maintenance.
  • Perform other related duties, as required.

Essential Job Functions: Driving, sitting, standing, reaching, bending, twisting, climbing, squatting, kneeling, visual accuracy, lifting (max 50lbs), walking, clear verbal and written communication.

Minimum Requirements: An individual must be able to perform Essential Job Functions and Accountabilities satisfactorily.  Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform essential functions.

  • Graduation from an accredited high school or equivalent.
  • Possess and maintain a valid State of Maine Class C Driver’s License, with a clean driving record.
  • Possess some experience in structural painting.
  • Ability to understand, follow and relay oral and written instructions or descriptions encountered on the job.
  • Must be physically able to complete necessary tasks while wearing an approved respirator, as required. 
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