Maintenance Technician


The Maintenance Technician position will be responsible for assisting the Facilities Director in executing an extensive preventive maintenance program that includes checks and repairs throughout the building. 


· Maintain the building repairs, painting of walls, ceilings, columns and cabinets.

· Assist the Facilities Director in all types of maintenance, when necessary and as requested.

· Make regular inspections of the building making note of any area that needs repair 

· Report areas of the building needing repair to supervisor in a timely basis.

· Must follow all safety regulations of Science Museum Oklahoma and those outlined by OSHA.

· Must be able to work Sunday through Thursday. 

· Make Ready and carpentry experience IS A Must.

  • Three (3) or more years of maintenance experience in building maintenance, electric, plumbing, roofing, painting and general repair work.
  • Ability to operate equipment such as a forklift, table saw, scissor lift, single lift, pallet jack, hand saw, and dolly to move heavier materials.
  • Three (3) or more years of make ready and carpentry experience IS A Must.

The individual should be able to communicate effectively and have above average written skills as wells as share the following attributes:

  • Detail Oriented
  • Reliable & Responsible
  • Honest & Trustworthy
  • Organized 
  • Flexible 
  • Customer Service Focused

This position works in an active and busy museum setting. The position might also work in non-climate controlled areas of the museum such as the warehouse, machine shop and loading docks. 

  • Work involves completing duties in dark, tight places and working off of a ladder. 
  • Work involves frequent standing and walking for long periods of time.
  • Work may include occasional pushing and/or pulling, lifting, and carrying objects weighing up to 50 pounds without assistance and 100 pounds with assistance.

This position may require the employee to drive for business purposes in either their own vehicle or a vehicle provided by the Museum. Employees that drive for business purposes must be able to pass a Motor Vehicle Records check and provide proof of insurance and a valid license to drive on an annual basis.

This position has been designated as a safety sensitive position. Safety sensitive positions include job duties that could affect the health and safety of the employee or others. 

The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. Employee must be able to meet physical requirements of the position with or without reasonable accommodation.

This position has no direct or indirect supervisory responsibilities. This position must maintain positive working relationships with management, employees, applicants, vendors and the general public.

Salary Description
$19.00 an hour