Maintenance Specialist

Posted 23 February 2023
Location Austin, United States of America
Job type Contract
DisciplineEngineering & Manufacturing

Job Description

Maintenance Specialist

Location: Austin, TX


  • Performs specialized work relative to operating, maintenance, repair and construction facilities.

  • Inspect and perform maintenance and alterations of new and/or existing office space.

Analyze, research, and evaluate information including but not limited to:

  • Building plans

  • Cost estimates

  • Specifications

  • Products and materials

  • Oversee safety requirements and code compliance for building.

  • Perform facility inspections.

  • Provide information, assistance and oversee contractors, service providers employees and others relative to company construction and maintenance activities, policies and procedures.

Perform building operation and maintain various systems including but not limited to:

  • Office furniture and fixtures

  • Maintain custom cabinetry

  • HVAC and control systems

  • Security systems

  • Lighting systems

  • Interior finishes

  • Plumbing

  • Meeting room setups

Assist mail room, print shop and stationery personnel as needed including but not limited to:

  • Operation of shipping equipment (United Parcel Service (UPS) and US Postal Service

  • Setup of assigned meeting rooms

  • Printing and binding of print orders

  • Delivery of interoffice mail to remote facilities

  • Regular and reliable attendance is required in performance of job.

  • Employee may be required to perform additional duties as assigned.

  • Overtime, weekend and emergency call out response.

Position Requirements  

  • Working knowledge of the planning, design, and methods of office construction.

  • Experience developing construction schedules and monitoring activities to ensure compliance and meet objectives.

  • Experience and/or training relative to:

  • Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) construction building requirements

  • Communication skills/customer relations

  • Experience with application of basic math: addition, subtraction, multiplication, and division.

  • Application of decimals and fractions.

  • Experience in use and function of tools and equipment applicable to position, including those required in building of cabinetry.

  • Experience interacting, advising, directing, and communicating effectively.

  • Experience researching and preparing plans, designs, cost estimates, specifications, documents, procedures, and correspondence.

  • Experience reading and interpreting construction drawings, documents, manuals and correspondence.

  • Demonstrated ability to supervise, lead, and/or delegate work assignments.

  • Knowledge of personnel policies and procedures.

  • Demonstrated ability to read and write fluently in English.

  • Minimum Applicable driver's license.

  • Preferred Low-pressure stationary boiler license (as specified by position)

  • Mobility to travel in and around office surrounding and job sites.

  • Able to operate tools and equipment required.

  • Lift, Push, Pull, or move objects weighing 1 pound to 100 pounds every day.

  • Climb and maintain balance on ladders equipment and roofs of company facilities.

  • Kneel, stoop, and/or reach while performing building repairs/maintenance.

  • Communicate and/or exchange information and instructions.

  • Distinguish between colors.

  • Peripheral vision and accurate depth perception.

  • Visual abilities sufficient to perform job duties.