Facilities Maintenance Technician

KinderCare Learning Companies

4.3

(38)

South Holland, IL

Why you should apply for a job to KinderCare Learning Companies:

  • 4.3/5 in overall job satisfaction
  • 4.4/5 in supportive management
  • 87% say women are treated fairly and equally to men
  • 82% would recommend this company to other women
  • 86% say the CEO supports gender diversity
  • Ratings are based on anonymous reviews by Fairygodboss members.
  • Human-centered organization dedicated to providing training, support, and career advancement to all our people
  • Women-led organization (93% of our leaders!)
  • Excellent child care discount
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    Position summary

    play a vital role in ensuring the safety, functionality, and aesthetic appeal of our centers, making them inviting spaces for the families and children. You will have the opportunity to collaborate with colleagues, grow professionally, and positively impact the communities we serve.
    Responsibilities:

    • Schedule and conduct regular preventative maintenance at assigned centers. This includes work on Heating, Ventilation & Air Conditioning (HVAC) systems, electrical systems, plumbing, mechanical systems, lighting, and general carpentry. You will also handle minor plumbing work.
    • Conduct safety and security inspections of playgrounds and property.
    • Assist with inspections of renovations and new construction projects and identify potential capital replacement projects.
    • Actively engage with center staff to promote best practices in facility maintenance.
    • Engage with local vendors to complete more complex repairs and monitor vendor performance.
    • Order materials, update or create work orders, and provide status updates using a Computerized Maintenance Management System (CMMS).

    Qualifications:

    • Knowledge of and experience with HVAC, plumbing, playgrounds, roofing, etc. in a multi-unit environment.

    • Basic knowledge of mechanical equipment and the ability to diagnose and correct equipment malfunctions, as well as a solid understanding of basic machinery preventive maintenance and repair.

    • Qualified to operate a company vehicle based on a motor vehicle record check and company policy.

    • Strong time management, professional communication, and organizational skills.

    • Ability to read, understand, and apply facility maintenance manuals, technical bulletins, construction drawings, plans, and specifications.

    • Self-motivated and capable of working independently and collaboratively.

    • Proficiency in operating work-related electronic equipment; (e.g., iPhone, iPad, laptop if provided).

    Our benefits meet you where you are. We're here to help our employees navigate the integration of work and life:

    • Know your whole family is supported with discounted child care benefits.

    • Breathe easy with medical, dental, and vision benefits for your family (and pets, too!).

    • Feel supported in your mental health and personal growth with employee assistance programs.

    • Feel great and thrive with access to health and wellness programs, generous paid time off and discounts for work necessities, such as cell phones.

    • ... and much more.

    We operate research-backed, accredited, and customizable programs in more than 2,000 sites and centers across 40 states and the District of Columbia. As we expand, we're matching the needs of more and more families, dynamic work environments, and diverse communities from coast to coast. Because we believe every family deserves access to high-quality child care, no matter who they are or where they live. Every day, you'll help bring this mission to life by building community and delivering exceptional experiences. And if you're anything like us, you'll come for the work, and stay for the people.

    KinderCare Learning Companies is an Equal Opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, national origin, age, sex, religion, disability, sexual orientation, marital status, military or veteran status, gender identity or expression, or any other basis protected by local, state, or federal law.

    Primary Location : South Holland, Illinois, United States

    Job : Corporate

    Why you should apply for a job to KinderCare Learning Companies:

  • 4.3/5 in overall job satisfaction
  • 4.4/5 in supportive management
  • 87% say women are treated fairly and equally to men
  • 82% would recommend this company to other women
  • 86% say the CEO supports gender diversity
  • Ratings are based on anonymous reviews by Fairygodboss members.
  • Human-centered organization dedicated to providing training, support, and career advancement to all our people
  • Women-led organization (93% of our leaders!)
  • Excellent child care discount