Maintenance Technician I- 955

City of Columbia MO- HR   Columbia, MO   Full-time     Maintenance
Posted on July 4, 2024
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Join Our Team as a Maintenance Technician I at the Columbia Regional Airport!

Position Title: Maintenance Technician I - 955
Location: Columbia Regional Airport
Department: Economic Development
Job Code: 02397
FLSA Status: Non-Exempt
Union Code/Affiliation: Local 955
Division: Airport

Job Description Summary:
Are you ready to contribute to the smooth operation and maintenance of one of Columbia's most vital assets? Join us at the Columbia Regional Airport as a Maintenance Technician I! In this role, you'll play a crucial part in ensuring the upkeep of airport facilities, grounds, and equipment.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Perform routine maintenance tasks and minor repairs on airport facilities, including walls, windows, doors, and floors.
  • Keep work areas clean and organized by picking up trash, cleaning shelters, restrooms, elevators, and stairs.
  • Purchase, pick up, and deliver supplies, parts, and materials to support maintenance activities.
  • Utilize a variety of standard power tools and equipment for building and grounds maintenance and repair.
  • Assist in preventative maintenance and minor repairs to appliances, vehicles, and electrical fixtures.
  • Conduct general maintenance tasks such as painting, concrete repair, sign maintenance, mowing, and snow/ice removal.
  • Troubleshoot and perform basic emergency actions related to Parking Access and Revenue Control System (PARCS) equipment and software (for positions assigned to Parking Utility).

Supervisory Responsibilities:

Human Collaboration and Job Impact:
Your efforts will contribute directly to the safety, functionality, and appearance of the airport, enhancing the experience for passengers and visitors.

Fiscal Responsibility:
Limited fiscal responsibility may include assisting in budget monitoring and resource management for maintenance activities.

Education and Experience:

  • High school diploma or equivalent.
  • Minimum of two years of experience in general building and grounds maintenance and repair work.
  • Must maintain a valid driver’s license.
  • Positions assigned to the airport must successfully complete an annual TSA background check.

Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:

  • Familiarity with semi-skilled building and grounds maintenance and repair practices.
  • Basic knowledge of standard hand and power tools used in maintenance activities.
  • Understanding of safety standards and precautions related to tool use and physical labor.
  • Ability to follow instructions, operate motor vehicles, and communicate effectively with the public.
  • Proficiency in operating mechanical equipment for tasks like snow removal (if assigned to such duties).

Work Environment:
Be prepared for a variety of work environments, including confined spaces, outdoor weather conditions, and exposure to potentially hazardous substances.

Enjoy a flexible schedule with shifts scheduled Thursday through Sunday, working 10-hour days.

Starting Salary:
Begin your journey with us with a competitive starting salary of $18.23 per hour.

Number of Positions Available:

Deadline to Apply:
This position is open until filled, with a preferred application date of Friday, May 31, 2024.

Special Instructions to Applicants:
Don't miss this opportunity to join the Columbia Regional Airport team! Apply now and become part of our mission to provide exceptional service and maintain the highest standards of safety and quality.

Notice to Applicants:
If you require accommodation during the application process, please contact us. The City of Columbia is an equal opportunity employer committed to maintaining a safe and inclusive workplace environment.

Take the first step toward an exciting career in airport maintenance - Apply today and soar with us at Columbia Regional Airport!