Maintenance Staff
Job Type

Maintenance Staff

 Part time seasonal March thru October

Summary of Duties:

Maintenance Staff work closely with other Operations departments and are responsible for maintaining the buildings and grounds. 

Reporting Relationship: Maintenance Staff work under the direction of the Facility Operations Manager and the Maintenance Lead.

Working Conditions: Maintenance Staff will be exposed to hot, cold, and inclement weather conditions.

Primary Duties:

PIRC personnel work as a supportive and interdependent team. These responsibilities are intended as a general illustration of the work performed in this job classification and are not all inclusive for this position. Other duties will be assigned and a willingness to assist other PIRC roles is a requirement. 

  • Contribute to a culture based on reputation, respect, integrity, and dependability.
  • Communicate via two-way radio.
  • Drive trucks or other vehicles to work areas.
  • Operate maintenance equipment such as riding mowers, hand mowers, trimmers, tractors, weedwhackers, snow blowers, and power washers.
  • Mix and spray or spread fertilizers, herbicides, or insecticides onto grass, shrubs, or trees, using hand or automatic sprayers or spreaders.
  • Provide proper upkeep of sidewalks, driveways, parking lots, planters, and other grounds features.
  • Shovel snow from walks, driveways, or parking lots and spread salt or calcium as needed.
  • Maintain or repair equipment or structures (such as buildings or fences) using hand or power tools.
  • Report any mechanical problems encountered with vehicles or equipment.
  • Inspect facilities for cleanliness, including trash removal and clean up after events.
  • Empty 55-gallon trash containers to dispose of trash or waste materials
  • Maintain work area and equipment in a clean and orderly manner.
  • Ensure compliance with fire, safety, and security standards.
  • Physically respond to emergency situations, such as fire, power outage, gas or water leak, or any other emergency situation or repair. 
  • Monitor on-track activities in conjunction with Fire/Rescue personnel.
  • Respond to on-track incidents, provide assistance as necessary, and prepare incident reports.
  • Maintain guide rails and tire walls.
  • Operate fire extinguishers.
  • Adhere to Pitt Race dress code and all safety standards for dress.
  • Properly utilize all required personal protective equipment.

Emergency Security Team

As part of the Maintenance team, you are also considered a part of the Emergency Security Team. In emergency situations, you will be called upon to:

  • Open evacuation routes, ensuring gates are unlocked and route is free of non-essential traffic.
  • Direct personnel to designated areas for crowd control. This includes perimeter security for any designated landing zone if an airlift is deemed necessary by MedEvac, in the event of a localized fire, or following a chemical spill/leak.
  • Restrict incident scenes, patient treatment areas, command centers, helicopter landing zones, emergency staging areas, and emergency personnel debriefing areas from media presence. 
  • Assist emergency services as necessary in the event of medical emergencies. 
  • Relocate generators from storage as necessary and ensure all heating and cooling window units are unplugged and all central systems are turned off in case of power outages. 
  • Ability to lift at least 50 lbs.
  • Ability to walk or stand for long periods of time.
  • Flexible availability.
  • Valid driver’s license.
Salary Description
$14 /hour