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Job Code:2020-284
FT/PT Status:Regular Full Time
Summary of Responsibilities:

This is a staff support position in the Operations Department. The Maintenance Technician performs maintenance duties related to buildings, grounds, vehicles, and equipment.


*All positions at AK Child & Family may have responsibilities altered during the course of employment due to agency imperatives.  “AK Child & Family practices the Sanctuary Model which is a non-hierarchical, highly participatory, trauma-informed and evidence-supported whole culture approach, which helps the organization function in a safe, democratic and socially responsible manner and thereby provide effective treatment for clients and the community. We expect all of our employees, families and students to learn, understand and implement this model as part of their daily responsibilities and commitment to the culture of this agency.”

Supervision and Coordination of Services:


The Maintenance Technician reports directly to the Maintenance Supervisor and works collaboratively with other staff personnel.


Knowledge, Skills and Abilities: The Maintenance Technician must demonstrate the ability to perform general maintenance on buildings, grounds and equipment, and to maintain written records of all maintenance functions and activities.


Education and experience: A minimum of two (2) years experience in general maintenance of grounds, buildings, and equipment.


Physical Demands:

The Maintenance Technician must have a valid Alaska driver’s license and be able to drive a variety of vehicles ranging from snow plow trucks to 14 passenger vans. The ability and agility to move in and out of AK Child & Family buildings including all crawl spaces, mechanical rooms, attics and other areas as required is essential. The Maintenance Technician must be able to perform ground maintenance such as digging, mowing, chopping, shoveling and snow blowing, operate and troubleshoot mechanical equipment related to carpentry, sanding, snow removal, and heating. The ability to lift and move furniture, mechanical equipment, supplies and other required objects up to fifty (50) pounds is required, as is the ability to paint walls and ceilings with both water and oil base paints. The Maintenance Technician must be able to operate lawnmowers and grass trimmers and to accurately write and provide written documentation related to purchases, inventory, work performed, and quality improvement initiatives.