Facilities Maintenance Technician I

$17.00 hourly
  • Tohono O'odham Community College
  • S-cuk Du'ag Mascamakud "Main Campus"
  • Jun 29, 2024
Full time Facilities

Job Description

Job Title: Facilities Maintenance Technician I

Reports To: Maintenance Technician Lead

Status: Full-time/ Regular/ Hourly

Salary: $17.00 an hour

SUMMARY: The custodian is responsible for the day-to-day cleaning and up-keep of all College buildings and grounds. Performs various duties such as: mopping, dusting, sweeping, trash pick-up, pruning, and raking. Promotes a clean and safe environment. The custodian will support the T-So: son (Our Core Values) including T-Wohocudadag – Our Beliefs, T-Apedag – Our Well-Being, T-Pi:k Elida – Our Deepest Respect and I-We:mta – Working Together.


  • Ensure lights, heating and Cooling Systems are turned on/off after School Hours.
  • Ensure all doors to the buildings and gates are locked and secured after a workday.
  • Monitors and maintains materials, supplies, equipment, and/or other applicable inventory items in assigned area of responsibility; initiates the procurement of replacement items;
  • Performs preventative maintenance activities to ensure efficient and effective operations;
  • Clean and sanitize, and disinfect restrooms, drinking fountains and sink.
  • Refill paper towels, toilet paper, and soap.
  • Sweep sidewalks, chop weeds and rake the college grounds, area Beautification.
  • Empty all trash cans outside of the buildings twice a week.
  • Dust and clean furniture, blinds, windows.
  • Set up chairs and tables for college functions.
  • Clean all microwaves and refrigerators
  • Performs other duties of similar nature or level.


Minimum Qualifications:

  • Must possess a high school diploma or equivalent; at least six (6) months work in the custodial field or any combination of training, education or experience that meets the position requirements.

Additional Consideration May Be Given To Individuals with the Following Qualifications:

  • Ability to speak and understand O’odham and/or Spanish.
  • Knowledge and understanding in the history and contemporary issues facing Native peoples.


  • Valid Arizona Driver’s license with no DUI's or major traffic offenses within the past year.


  • Ability to communicate effectively comprehends verbal and written instructions: read manuals. Gauges and record measurements and operate power driven machinery.
  • Ability to bend, pull and push objects towards body to routinely move and lift objects weighing more than 50 pounds, to hold objects with two hands.
  • Ability to frequently carry entrustments and tools weighing 10 pounds such as mops, brooms, trash containers, and work indoors and outdoors.
  • Demonstrates attention to detail and follows through on commitment.
  • Identifies and resolves problems in a timely manner; develops alternative solutions; demonstrates attention to detail; identifies and resolves problems in a timely manner
  • Responds to requests for service and assistance.
  • Knowledge of cleaning materials and chemicals.
  • Must be punctual and dependable and willing to work overtime when necessary.


  • Providing customer service.
  • Demonstrates attention to detail and follows through on commitment;
  • Ability to communicate effectively; comprehends verbal and written instructions;
  • Responds to requests for service and assistance;
  • Must be punctual and dependable and willing to work overtime when necessary;
  • Communication, interpersonal skills as applied to interaction with coworkers, supervisor, the general public, etc. sufficient to exchange or convey information and to receive work direction.