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Facilities Tech


Facilities Tech

Job Title: Facilities Technician 

Department: Facilities 

Reports To: Facilities Lead 

FLSA Status: Non-exempt 

This is a full-time position 

Starting rate $17.25 

The Southwest Wildlife Conservation Center’s (SWCC) Facilities Technician maintains the grounds, buildings, and equipment to ensure that a workspace is safe and functional. 


The Facilities Tech performs many maintenance and safety and tasks that promote a clean and safe working environment for the organization, including: 

· Performing basic and routine facilities maintenance, construction, and repair tasks according to service, quality, and safety standards 

· Performing miscellaneous facility projects, including painting, drywall, carpentry, installation of fixtures 

· Conducting cleaning and maintenance tasks 

· Monitoring the safety and cleanliness of interior and exterior areas, such as offices, parking lots and all outdoor spaces 

· Performing routine maintenance on facilities and making repairs as needed 

· Performing routine inspections and emergency repairs with outside vendors 

· Maintaining day-to-day operations of facilities 

· Preparing facilities for changing weather conditions 

· Must be able to operate a tractor, bobcat and other construction equipment 

· Taking care of horses, donkeys and other animals as needed 

Other duties - Please note this job description is not designed to cover or contain a comprehensive listing of activities, duties or responsibilities that are required of the employee for this job. Duties, responsibilities, and activities may change at any time with or without notice. 


· High school diploma or GED 

· Must be willing and able to work evenings, weekends, holidays and extended days as needed 

· Valid Drivers’ License. Must have and maintain a clean driving record 

· Must be able to pass a background check 


· 0 to one year of work experience 


· One year of facilities and repair experience 


· Standard maintenance and facilities equipment 

· Maintenance (golf) cart 


· Sitting, standing, walking, talking, and hearing are frequently required 

· Must be able to lift and/or move up to 50 pounds 


· Must have current rabies and tetanus vaccination status or be willing to obtain 

· The noise level in the work environment is minimal 

· Requires contact with wild animals, including animal dander, excrement, blood and hair 

· Employees will encounter pests such as snakes, insects, and rodents 


Please complete the Employment Application on this site and forward it to NOTE: You may also attach your resume but the application must be completed in full. 

We will review your materials and contact you if we wish to consider you further. Thank you for your interest.