Facilities Technician – Maintenance

Columbus, OH

Job Description

At Open Door, we inspire the life journeys of individuals with disabilities and cultivate valued roles for them in their communities. As a Facilities Technician, you will play a key role in helping us fulfill our mission by assisting with the ongoing maintenance and safety of all Open Door facilities!



  • Must have a high school diploma or equivalent.
  • Must have experience in general trades, construction, and/or maintenance.

General Requirements For All Positions:

  • Responsible for daily review, update, and completion of assignments as outlined in work management platforms, and departmental software.
  • Reflects culture, and behavior that exemplifies the organization’s mission, vision, and core values.
  • Personal accountability to self, team, and the leadership
  • Reporting of incidents timely to incident hotline and complete required reports on electronic platforms
  • Staying abreast of established policies, procedures, and regulations.
  • Utilize existing informational systems to obtain information.
  • Follow chain of command and on-call procedures.
  • Commitment to self-development and completion of required on-going training requirements.

    Key Duties


    The following duties are the primary duties associated with this position; however, this position does require additional tasks as assigned that are necessary and appropriate to enhance and normalize the lives of the people we support:


    • Assists with the ongoing maintenance and safety of all Open Door facilities.
    • Safely perform physically demanding manual labor including frequent heavy lifting (100lbs.), long periods of time on feet, continuous and/or repetitive movement, and full body mobility.
    • Execute a wide variety of skilled and unskilled maintenance jobs, including but not limited to, grounds maintenance, snow removal, painting, plumbing, electrical work, carpentry, daily work orders and renovations.
    • Timely completion of work orders, as assigned.
    • Perform preventative maintenance according to schedule and as assigned.
    • Assist with the completion of major facilities-related projects as assigned, adhering to set timelines, budgets, and established objectives.
    • Provide real-time, ongoing updates regarding the status of all maintenance requests using Open Door electronic platforms.
    • Adhere to all Open Door policies and procedures related to the purchasing of tools, equipment, and supplies, monitoring expenses to ensure department stays within set budget guidelines.
    • Safely and neatly store, secure, inventory, and maintain all departmental tools and equipment.
    • Safely operate vehicles, mowers, power tools, and related equipment.
    • Ensure ongoing compliance with all applicable local, state and federal rules and regulations, as they relate to the physical plant, including but not limited to: NFPA (Life Safety Code), OSHA, EPA, etc.
    • Completing required inspections as assigned.
    • Conduct safety drills and evacuations such as fire, full facility in conjunction with the Safety Committee Chairperson as assigned.
    • Check, clean, and maintain all drains and sewers as required.
    • Ensure all facilities-related operations are conducted in a safe, orderly manner.
    • Report all facility/maintenance deficiencies identified to Facilities Manager.
    • Respond to all emergency needs when on-call.
    • Assist Fleet Coordinator, when needed, to ensure all Open Door transportation-related needs are met.
    • Perform various housekeeping duties as assigned.
    • Attends I/DD focused facilities/maintenance-related professional development workshops and conferences as assigned.
    • Attend and participate in all meetings as assigned.

      Pay Range:

      $18.00+ per hour, increase based on experience


      Monday – Friday
      Day Shift


      • Must be 18 years old
      • Valid driver’s license
      • Proof of car insurance
      • Must pass a background check

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