Maintenance Technician - Valencia College in Orlando Florida

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Valencia College

Orlando, Florida

United States

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Detailed Job Description

Responsible for performing a variety of routine maintenance tasks in carpentry, electrical, plumbing, painting, limited HVAC repairs or other maintenance areas. This position may perform maintenance assignments alone or it may help other more skilled craft personnel in performing their duties.

Essential Job Functions

1. Accomplishes repairs in electrical systems to include lights, fuses, lamps, fixtures, relays motors, pump switches, etc.
2. Cleans clogged drains and toilets and assists in performing other plumbing repairs.
3. Cleans air conditioning equipment and cooling towers and replaces air filters as required.
4. Performs carpentry repairs. Assists in renovation of rooms. Hangs dry wall.
5. Performs routine mechanical or appliance repair.
6. Oils or greases equipment.
7. Prepares and paints inside and outside of buildings, cabinets, furniture, etc.
8. Maintains equipment used in maintenance activities.
9. Other duties as assigned.


1. High school diploma or equivalent or technical school education.
2. Experience performing related work such as carpentry, plumbing, painting, electrical.
3. Valid Florida driver's license [required].
4. A demonstrated commitment to diversity.
5. Must be able to perform all of the essential functions of the job with or without reasonable accomodation.

Knowledge Skills Abilities

1. Mechanical skill.
2. Ability to understand and follow oral and written instructions.
3. Knowledge of practices and principles of the trade assigned.
4. Knowledge of tools and equipment to do related work.
5. Knowledge of maintenance and repair activities assigned.
6. Skill in the operation and preventative maintenance of equipment and related tools.
7. Ability to perform heavy (over 45 lbs.) lifting and carrying and manual labor which may require standing, kneeling, bending, stooping, and reaching in various weather conditions.
8. Ability to work effectively in a diverse community and meet the needs of diverse student populations.


$14.47 per hour

Equal Employment and Preference-Eligibility

Valencia College provides equal opportunity for equal opportunity for employment and educational services to all individuals as it relates to admission to the College or to programs, any aid, benefit, or service to students or wages and other terms, conditions or privileges of employment, without regard to race, color, ethnicity, national origin, age, religion, disability, marital status, gender, sexual orientation, genetic information and any other factor prohibited under applicable federal, state, and local civil rights laws, rules and regulations.

Valencia College extends preference in employment for eligible veterans in accordance to Florida State Statute 295.07.

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Keyword Phrases

  • Maintenance Technician
  • Inclusive Excellence
  • Learning-Centered
  • Multi-cultural
Employment Type:Administrative Staff
Degree Required: Not Specified
Experience: See Job Description
Level of Job: Analyst / Staff
Salary: See Job Description
Type of School:4 - Year / Masters Institution
Application Requirements: See Job Description