Maintenance Technician (Entry Level)

Animal Humane Society Golden Valley , MN 55427

Posted 3 months ago

Come be a part of Animal Humane Society - a Star Tribune 2019 Top Workplace!

Job Purpose:
You are a supportive and communicative team member who completes preventative maintenance and basic building repairs. You ensure consistent and quality service delivery.

Schedule: Part time; 20 hours/week.

Pay: $13.00/hour

What you will be doing:

Repair and Maintenance Complete cleaning tasks, basic trouble shooting, repairs, preventative maintenance and pest control.

Presentation Maintain acceptable levels of cleanliness in public areas and work with other departments to ensure common areas are kept organized, clean, and accessible.

Customer Service Provide consistent and timely communication regarding work orders, projects and concerns.

Communication Listen, pay attention and be a responsible steward of information.

Support Maintain acceptable levels of cleanliness in public areas and work with other departments to ensure common areas are kept organized, clean, and accessible. Support organizational wide presentations standards and projects at all locations. Plan and complete work based on the ticketing system and priorities set by the team.


  • Foster an open and inclusive work environment by modeling AHS Behaviors and values, consistent with the vision and mission of the organization. Maintain a safe work environment by following AHS protocols and policies. Work with AHS volunteers in a positive and effective way to advance the mission of AHS and facilitate meaningful volunteer engagement.

Other duties as assigned

What we are looking for:

Experience Customer service experience preferred.

Physical & Emotional Capabilities Must be able to handle the physical and emotional aspect of work in an animal shelter environment, including the use of euthanasia. This position requires a high level of mobility and dexterity. The ability to regularly lift 50 lbs. is also required.


  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills. Must have ability to work as a member of the team and partner collaboratively with external and internal customers and departments.


  • Ability to work in a professional and positive manner with high attention to detail in a variety of situations.

Computer Skills Basic working knowledge of MS Office environment.


  • Regular, predictable attendance, punctuality and availability to work during operational hours as defined by management with flexibility to work evening, weekend, after hour and on call shifts.


  • Valid driver's license required

This position description is intended to describe the general content and/or requirements for the performance of this job. It is not to be construed as an exhaustive statement of duties, responsibilities or requirements.

About A HS

One of the nation's leading animal welfare organizations, Animal Humane Society helps more than 23,000 animals every year. We're transforming the way shelters care for animals and engage their communities, advancing animal welfare and creating a more humane world for animals everywhere.

Open Admissions Philosophy

Animal Humane Society accepts every animal that comes to us, and there is no time limit placed on the animals in our adoption centers. As long as an animal remains in good health and temperament, it is available until it is adopted. However, we also have a commitment to placing only healthy, treatable, and safe animals in the community. When the difficult decision is made to end an animal's life for untreatable aggression or unmanageable illness, we provide them with a dignified end to life with humane euthanasia by compassion injection.

Why Work Here

  • Make a difference in the lives of animals and people

  • Join a team of coworkers who love animals as much as you do

  • Work-life balance

  • Health, dental, vision, and coverage

  • 401K with up to 4% match

  • Nine paid holidays

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Maintenance Technician (Entry Level)

Animal Humane Society