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Arista Recovery Facilities Maintenance Technician in Paola, Kansas

This job was posted by https://www.kansasworks.com : For more information, please see: https://www.kansasworks.com/jobs/12926344

SUMMARY:The Facility Maintenance Technician is responsible for the following: ongoing maintenance at assigned centers; reacting to emergency situations as they arise; completing preventive maintenance as directed by the immediate supervisor; and ensuring that centers are maintained in a safe, inviting condition. The Technician may be called upon to assist in inspections of renovations and new construction.


  • Responsible for preventive and reactive maintenance in multiple facilities
  • Perform preventive maintenance procedures on all onsite equipment to include basic carpentry, electrical, mechanical, plumbing, plastic or sheet metal fabrication, welding, or associated work using hand and power tools
  • Troubleshoot equipment or facilities problems and report them to supervisor
  • Interpret blueprints, sketches, layouts, wiring diagrams, drawings, and specifications.
  • Perform routine inspections to determine repair and maintenance work, as necessary.
  • Physically complete repairs as needed and requested through work orders submitted by center staff
  • Other related duties as assigned.


Required Skills/Abilities:

  • Ability to process, track, and status work orders
  • Proficient with basic computer systems (email, Microsoft Office applications)
  • Proficient with basic carpentry, electrical, mechanical, plumbing, plastic or sheet metal fabrication, or other associated work on plant facilities using hand and power tools.
  • Must be able to climb ladders and work at heights.
  • Must be able to lift heavy objects up to 50 lbs.
  • Must be able to perform some travel (up to 10%)

Education and Experience:

  • High school diploma or the equivalent High school diploma equivalent


The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounter while performing the essential functions of this job. The physical demands described below are representative of those that must be met by an employee to perform the essential functions of this job successfully.

  • Bending to lift items from the floor and racks required.
  • Lifting items between 25 and 50 pounds required.
  • Ability to operate at heights up to 50 feet required.
  • Ability to stand for prolonged periods of time required.

Work Hours:

  • Ability to be on call required