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Facility Maintenance Director Job in Akron, Ohio US

Facility Maintenance Director

OhioMeansJobs Summit County - Akron, OH

Posted: 11/24/2021 - Expires: 1/28/2022

Job ID: 234417627


Job Description


    This position supports the work of the Y, a leading nonprofit committed to strengthening community through youth development, healthy living and social responsibility. Provides direct leadership, instruction and motivation for students in swimming classes.  This position works collaboratively with other Properties Director throughout the association toward the overall maintenance and cleanliness of YMCA facilities and equipment. This position works with staff, volunteers and outside agencies to fulfill our Mission, Values, and Cause.



    1. Serves all Akron Area YMCA facilities as assigned.
    2. Maintains a flexible schedule allowing for variable hours of service including off hour planned and emergency maintenance.
    3. Creates, maintains and tracks work orders.  Completes work orders by: his/her efforts, coordination with other association properties directors, coordination with a qualified outside contractor when timing or specialty skills are required; or through collaboration with volunteers.
    4. Continually audit all physical/mechanical systems to ensure efficiency.
    5. General electrical and plumbing repairs, general carpentry, and other major building maintenance functions normally a part of commercial building maintenance upkeep ad also common tasks such as replacing ceiling tiles, light bulbs, yard maintenance, painting, etc.
    6. Perform regular pool maintenance and water treatment with appropriate written documentation as dictated by YMCA and Health Department standards/guidelines.
    7. Identifies and corrects any risk management concerns in a timely manner.  Serves on risk management focus group as needed.
    8. Supervises housekeeping team as needed to maintain clean facilities; serves as a substitute in housekeeping if necessary.
    9. Promotes an attitude where every staff member contributes to maintaining clean facilities.
    10. Orders supplies: paper products, cleaning supplies, etc…
    11. Maintains maintenance department recordkeeping as it relates to: budget, purchase orders, invoice approval, human resources and payroll
    12. Establishes a planned maintenance schedule for systems such as HVAC, Pool Pumps, floor care, etc.
    13. Works effectively with Leadership Team members as it relates to departmental maintenance issues.
    14. Coordinates volunteer projects with various agencies to improve facilities.
    15. Maintains and/or facilitates exterior grounds and parking lot maintenance and maintains contacts and contracts with contractors when needed
    16. Actively attends and participates in the Properties Focus Group Meetings, Branch/Association Leadership Meetings, Special Events, and annual campaign.
    17. Serves on Director on Duty rotation as assigned.
    18. Works with outside agencies such as fire, health, building depts.., etc. to ensure compliance with all local, state and federal regulations related to facilities and grounds.
  • Requirements
    • High School Diploma or equivalent.
    • Facility maintenance background to properly understand the nature and function of buildings and properties.
    • Applicants with specialty certifications/endorsement will be preferred over other candidates (ex: HVAC, plumbing, pool equipment, electrical, carpentry, etc…)
    • Must have good people skills with the ability to hire, train and supervise staff and volunteers.
    • Experience with budgets, customer service and problem solving.
    • Reliable transportation for travel between YMCA facilities/worksites.
    • Keep current with CPR, First Aid

Job Summary

Employment Type:
Full Time Employee
Job type:
Regular Employment
Skill Based Partner:
Education Level:
High school graduate
Work Days:
Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri
Work Shift:
Job Reference Code
$45,000.00 - $50,000.00 /year
Licenses / Certifications:
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Applied Math: 4
Graphic Literacy: 5

Workplace Documentation: 5