Custodian / Maintenance Technician - O'Neill

Posting Details

Posting Details

Classification Title Full Time Maint and Custodial
Position Title Custodian / Maintenance Technician - O'Neill
Posting Number FY16/1787SF
Position Status Full-time
FLSA Non-Exempt
Salary and Benefits

This position is in Salary Grade 210, with a minimum starting wage of $15.50 per hour. The successful candidate’s wage will be calculated based on education and experience within the grade range.
This position is eligible for Northeast Community College’s excellent full-time fringe benefits package.

Campus O'Neill
General Description

Northeast Community College, a Top 10 Nationally Ranked Community College is seeking a mechanically inclined and detail oriented individual who can work independently to fill the position of Custodian/Maintenance Technician at our O’Neill, NE location.
The purpose of this position is to maintain a clean, safe and comfortable learning environment for students, faculty, staff and administrators. This is accomplished by sweeping, mopping, dusting and vacuuming classrooms, offices, halls, restrooms, windows, corridors, and other public areas.
This position performs skilled work in repair, upkeep, and maintenance needs of building and grounds facilities at the Extended Campus in O’Neill, NE. This is accomplished by repairing and replacing HVAC or plumbing parts which have failed or entire equipment replacement; conducting routine preventative maintenance to equipment, lights, doors, and locks; maintaining records and tracking of inventory; checking life safety equipment, such as emergency lights and fire extinguishers; performing minor carpenter work, and repairing electrical outlets, switches, lights; maintaining lawns, trees, shrubs and flowers; Works directly with Executive Director of Physical Plant or designee to coordinate with scheduled contractors for snow removal, mowing, fertilizer, pest control, boilers, life safety inspections, and fire alarm systems; performing room setups and custodial service; performing shipping and receiving duties, as needed; assisting with snow removal; and all other duties assigned.
Regular schedule for this position is Monday through Friday 6:00 am until 3:00 pm. Flexibility to work an alternative schedule as needed is a requirement of this position.

Qualifications: Education

High School Diploma or equivalent is required.


Over one year up to and including three years of experience in building maintenance required.


Knowledge of methods, practices, and the proper and safe use of all tools, equipment and materials necessary to building cleaning and maintenance.
Knowledge of safety hazards and appropriate precautionary methods involved in building maintenance and repair activities.
Excellent communications skills.

Special Instructions to Applicants

This position is open until filled.
Application review will begin immediately and Northeast Community College reserves the right to close the search at any time without prior notice to applicants.

Open Date 02/02/2018
Close Date
Open Until Filled Yes

Supplemental Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

  1. Do you have a high school diploma or equivalent (GED)?
    • Yes
    • No
  2. How did you hear about this position?

    (Open Ended Question)

Applicant Documents

Required Documents
  1. Resume
  2. Transcripts
Optional Documents
  1. Cover Letter
  2. Letter of Recommendation 1
  3. Letter of Recommendation 2
  4. Certificate 1