Facility Maintenance Team Member(Part Time)

Highwood USA Hazleton , PA 18201

Posted 8 months ago

Position Summary:

Successful Facility Maintenance Team Members enjoy multitasking in order to maintain the order and efficiency of a manufacturing facility by performing light maintenance.Facility Maintenance Custodians strive to provide a safe working atmosphere for all Highwood team members.They are well organized, self-motivated and able to work with little to no supervision.


  • Adhere to all safety procedures, maintain a clean and safe work area; proactively identifying safety concerns and taking necessary steps to avoid and eliminate hazards
  • Read, interpret and follow basic blueprints, diagrams & drawings
  • Perform minor repairs or general maintenance work of facilities, buildings and grounds at various sites including minor electrical, plumbing, carpentry and painting tasks
  • Assist with assembly or repair of mechanical parts, pieces, machines using a variety of tools and equipment
  • Assist with ground maintenance including use of lawn care and snow removal equipment
  • Complete scheduled work orders
  • Ensure necessary materials and supplies are acquired to complete all tasks
  • Able to safely and efficiently use various power and hand tools
  • Communicate effectively with co-workers to make sure all tasks are completed in a timely manner
  • Notify management of concerns regarding safety issues or anything needing major repairs
  • Team member will be required to travel to both locations based on the need
  • Accomplish any other duties, which may be assigned by your immediate manager and accommodate reasonable staff requests

Essential Functions

  • Able to follow methods and sequence of operations in performing troubleshooting and repair activities
  • Professional interaction with staff and visitors
  • Must be reliable, dependable and possess a positive attitude
  • Be self-motivator and have the ability to work independently as well as in a team setting
  • Maintain a clean and organized work space
  • Flexible and able to multi-task; can work in a fast moving environment
  • Able to work from verbal instructions & follow policies and procedures
  • Self-motivate, organized and able to prioritize work to best use of time
  • Recognize and act upon what needs to be done with little to no supervision
  • Open to new ideas and welcome change
  • Good communication skills and ability to appropriately ask for and offer help
  • Capable of developing working relationships with a wide range of people
  • Interested in company results
  • Treat people with respect
  • Willing and able to travel, reliable transportation to/from work and between locations
  • Commitment to working safely
  • Proficient MS Office Suite skills and keyboarding skills
  • Experience with lift operation and rigging equipment is a plus
  • Comfortable working at elevated heights is a plus
  • Ability to lift up to 50 lbs.


To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily as well as the ability to handle situations by working as a team.

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 equivalency, with 2 years related experience

Language Skills

Able to comprehend & communicate in the English Language to perform the duties of this position

Mathematical Skills

Able to add, subtract, multiply, and divide in all units of measure, using whole numbers, common fractions, and decimals.Possess the ability to accurately read a tape measure.

Reasoning Ability

Able to apply common sense understanding to carry out detailed but uninvolved written or oral instructions.

Physical Demands

The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by a team member to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

While performing the duties of this job, the team member is:

  • Regularly required to stand and use hands /fingers to handle, feel and reach
  • Frequently required to walk and stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl
  • Must be able to work adeptly at elevated heights Team members are
  • Frequently required to climb ladders, and work from ladders, platforms, and mobile platforms
  • The team member must be able to safely lift 50 pounds
  • Body Positions- Primarily, standing with occasional sitting
  • Body Movements-Walking, bending, reaching, overhead reaching, full range of motion and use of arms, stooping, & squatting
  • Dexterity/Coordination-Must be able to operate manual tools such as spray bottles, mops & brooms and have the ability to operate additional cleaning equipment as needed
  • Able to safely and efficiently use various power and hand tools

Work Environment

The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an team member encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

  • Work will be performed in a combination of manufacturing and office environments and may be exposed to production elements such as noise, dust, odors, etc.
  • Must wear safety glasses, the noise level in the plant meets OSHA requirements for hearing protection so appropriate hearing protection is required in designated areas.
  • Be comfortable working outside in varying weather including rain, snow and heat
  • Electrical and mechanical dangers may be present and the team member is required to take appropriate safety measures to protect themselves and others at all times from injury
  • Other dangers will be present from time-to-time when lifting, hoisting, moving equipment, and the team member is required to take appropriate safety measures to protect themselves and others at all times from injury
  • The team member will be working in close proximity of rotating machinery, grinders, welders, various types of saws and cutters, where they will be required to take the appropriate safety measures to protect themselves and others at all time from injury.
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