Maintenance Technician/Facilities Engineer - Charlotte and Greensboro, NC

Do you have in interest in working with North Carolina's leader in children's behavioral healthcare? Then Alexander Youth Network is the place for you!

Why Join Alexander Youth Network?

Founded in 1888, Alexander Youth Network is the leading provider of children's mental and behavioral health in North Carolina and serves over 10,000 children and youth adults annually. Headquartered in Charlotte with service locations in the central, western, and Southern Piedmont regions of the state, Alexander combined a variety of treatment programs into a complete Service Array, to meet the need of our clients - wherever they are.

To learn more about services, please visit www.alexanderyouthnetwork.org.

What you would do:

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES include the following. Other duties may be assigned.

  • Perform various refrigeration, plumbing and heating-related duties; assist in the purchase, installation, repair and maintenance of various plumbing, heating and air conditioning fixtures.
  • Operate a variety of equipment and machines including saws, drill presses and various hand and power tools to perform repair and maintenance work; maintain tools and equipment in a safe, clean and proper working condition
  • Estimate cost of labor and materials for work orders; obtain competitive prices for equipment and supplies needed.
  • Perform a variety of skilled building maintenance including repairs to doors, windows, roofs and other building parts; construct or assemble furniture and other wood and metal structures.
  • Perform minor maintenance and minor repair on mechanical and electrical equipment; test and replace circuits; coordinate emergency repairs; perform routine mechanical and electrical maintenance.
  • Complete all service requests and miscellaneous projects as assigned by the Operations Manager & Maintenance Supervisor in a timely manner.
  • Maintain and coordinate a regular schedule of service and preventive maintenance of all equipment and utilities related to facility operation and in house requirements set by Maintenance Supervisor.
  • Identify, notify and correct hazardous and/or dangerous situations.
  • Collect and dispose of recycling items.
  • Assist with necessary painting, custodial and grounds work as needed.
  • Participate in standby emergency evening, weekend and holiday coverage.
  • Monitor and stock paper products.
  • Assist in identifying maintenance needs and possible hazardous conditions or situations and notify Maintenance Supervisor.
  • Decontaminate work surfaces as regulated by OSHA.
  • Notify Facilities Manager of equipment needing repair or replacement.
  • Perform all duties with minimal or no direct supervision.
  • Use effective internal and external communication.
  • Follow all safety, health and infection control policies.

QUALIFICATIONS To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

EDUCATION and/or EXPERIENCE

High school diploma or general education degree (GED); and three years experience. 

What We Offer:

Alexander offers a competitive salary and a comprehensive benefits package which includes:

  • Medical with Employer-Sponsored HRA
  • Dental
  • Vision
  • 401(k) with Employer Match
  • Long Term Care Benefits
  • Employer-Paid Life, AD&D, STD, and LTD
  • Paid Time Off and Paid Holidays
  • Employee Recognition Programs
  • Agency provided Continuing Education Units (CEUs) at no cost
  • Discounts and Perks such as AAA, credit union membership, and more!

Alexander youth network provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment and complies with applicable state and local laws governing nondiscrimination in employment in every location in which the company has facilities