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Facilities Technician II

Location: West Columbia
Posted on: January 16, 2022

Job Description:

Are you looking for opportunities to learn and expand your career? Do you want to work for a dynamic, fast growing company using your skills directly for the owner? Do you enjoy playing a central role in customer care by bringing superior organizational skills, attention to detail, and a positive attitude to everything you do? Come work for Charter Communications!

We have a great opportunity for you to provide advanced preventive maintenance and corrective repair oversight of buildings systems, equipment and grounds. You'll be working under limited supervision to monitor property systems operations and performance, problem solve and make a direct contribution to the company's success by managing vendors that provide electrical, plumbing, HVAC, painting and other facility and property repairs and maintenance.

The primary purpose of this position is to perform day-to-day operations and maintenance of all facilities /grounds in the assigned area in a manner consistent with Charter's policies and procedures, quality standards, customer needs and applicable regulations

Responsible for building maintenance including but not limited to: painting, wall/floor repair, plumbing (clogs, leaks, fixture repair/replacement) minor electrical repairs, door hardware, HVAC filters and grounds maintenance

Perform furniture moves in support of real estate planning and employee office relocations

Assist in maintaining facility operating systems i.e. HVAC, chillers, boilers, pumps by checking/recording gauge/valve readings, adjusting temperature settings to maintain employee comfort

Inspect generators and fire systems in support of safety and business continuity

Maintain electrical rooms and equipment/material storage areas keeping them clean and free of obstructions

Coordinate building supplies as needed e.g. ordering replacement lights, replacement HVAC filters, chemicals, first aid kit contents etc.

Coordinate janitorial services by scheduling work, performing routine quality inspections, complaint resolution

Assist with coordination of various vendors involved in facility repair/maintenance by scheduling appointments, escorting vendors to work area, check on work-in- progress

Evaluate and report on facility conditions (using check list provided) for items in need of attention i.e. light bulbs needing replacement, ceiling tile replacement, worn carpet, door operation, first aid kits stocked, exit lights, walkways free of hazards etc.

Perform emergency building work and site cleanup as needed e.g. water cleanup from roof leaks after storms, place fans to dry wet carpet, board windows, pick up debris etc.

Safely operate a company vehicle for equipment pickup/delivery and to maintain off-site facilities

Provide quality customer service by cooperating with co-workers, responding politely to customers, working as a team member, and accepting change in a positive manner

Perform other duties as assigned

Skills/Abilities and Knowledge
Ability to speak, read, and write in English fluently
Ability to read and comprehend simple instructions, short correspondence, and memos
Strong organization, interpersonal and communication skills
Significant mechanical aptitude
Ability to effectively present information in one-on-one and small group situations to customers, clients, and other employees of the organization
Working knowledge of Microsoft Office
Ability to use office equipment, including telephone, computer, printer and copier
Ability to sit, stand, and reach
Ability to lift, push or pull 50lbs. up to 1/3 of the time
Ability to utilize step and extension ladders up to 32' in height to perform essential duties as well as the ability to use an aerial lift as needed (65' or more)
Ability to grasp/use hand and power tools
Ability and experience in using hand tools (hammer, screwdriver, wrenches, drill, etc.) to perform basic construction and repairs
Ability to read/understand basic mechanical drawings
Ability to operate a motor vehicle
Ability to work independently and manage time efficiently
Ability to move/lift furniture
Ability to read floor plans
Good communication to ensure professionalism and cooperation with all clients
Project a positive personal and company image to all contacts and co-workers
Display some level of decision-making capability based on standards

Related Work Experience
5+ years of Full-service facility management experience

High school diploma or general education degree (GED)
Associate's degree (A. A.) preferred
Valid driver's license and good driving record

Daily travel to other offices in market area
Potential overnight travel to offices in market areas/out-of-town monthly
Potential multiple-night travel to offices in market areas/out-of-town quarterly
Regularly scheduled On-Call duties and response to emergencies
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Keywords: SPECTRUM, Columbia , Facilities Technician II, Professions , West Columbia, South Carolina

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