Maintenance Technician/Painter - Plant Services - Full Time

Sayre, PA, United States
Jun 13, 2019


Job Description

Guthrie Entity

Robert Packer Hospital



Pay Grade


FLSA Status


Main Function

Under the direction of a Supervisor or his/her designees, the Maintenance Technician/Painter performs a variety of maintenance and engineering duties including maintaining, repairing, operating, and renovating plant and facilities for the Engineering Department. Incumbent is guided by a basic knowledge of building trades, carpentry, painting, electrical, plumbing, HVAC and mechanical repairs, plant maintenance methods, techniques and procedures, operation and use of department equipment and supplies. Incumbent must have advanced knowledge of painting and carpentry. Assigned duties are implemented in a manner appropriate to the age-specific needs of the individual served. The Maintenance Technician/Painter works closely with a supervisor who may provide general daily work assignments and oversight of tasks performed. Paint walls, ceilings, interior and exterior woodwork, furniture and fixtures. Apply other finishing materials (i.e., plaster, stain, varnish, etc.) Repair plaster and sheetrock walls.


High school diploma or equivalent required. Two years of trade school required, or five (5) years comparable related experience. 


  1. A demonstrated skill in one trade and basic understanding of other trades acquired through on-the-job training.
  2. Ability to read, comprehend, and transmit complicated detailed instructions in writing and orally.
  3. Must have knowledge of all applicable OSHA standards, i.e., Right-to-Know, Lock-out Tag-out, ladder safety, and other standards that may apply.
  4. Ability to perform basic arithmetic calculations is required.
  5. Must have good written and verbal communication skills and interpersonal skills that are required for effective communication with staff and management.
  6. The ability to make decisions and meet deadlines is required.
  7. Ability and willingness to work in a manner that will not needlessly endanger the safety of themselves, others, and equipment required.
  8. Personal protective equipment is required to perform the following job operations: working on/above ceiling with approved eye protection; using hand/power tools with approved eye protection; soldering and brazing with approved face, eye, and hand protection; handling chemicals with approved face, eye, and hand protection.

How To Apply

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Job Info

Jun 13, 2019


United States

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