Field Maintenance Technician

DRM Arbys Ames, IA
Position Purpose: To perform general building maintenance of restaurant, grounds, and premises of each store located within the field/market on a full-time basis.

Essential Duties & Responsibilities

* Perform routine preventative maintenance duties including but not limited to maintaining and repairing physical structures, equipment, plumbing, painting, roofing, concrete, asphalt, drywall, electrical systems, and installing fixture/equipment in our stores.

* Light janitorial work including but not limited to power washing/lot striping, vent cleaning, refrigeration coil cleaning and light fixture lens cleaning.

* Light carpentry including but not limited to tile striping/repair, cabinetry repair, fence repair, wallpaper repair, caulking, and minor E.I.F.S. repair.

* Seasonal ground maintenance including lawn and garden care and snow removal when necessary.

* Assess repair needs and determine the cost efficiency between repairing the job personally versus utilizing an outside vendor.

* Purchase and maintain inventories of all supplies, parts, tools and materials used on the job and kept in company vehicle.

* Maintain company vehicle.

* Perform other related duties as required and assigned by management.

Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities

* Requires effective oral and written communication skills, excellent interpersonal skills, and computer literacy.

* Requires flexible and efficient time management and ability to prioritize workload.

* Ability to establish and maintain effective relationships with other management staff, employees, and the general public.

* Ability to present facts and recommendations effectively in oral and written form.

* Negotiating skills and cost estimation.

* Travel to and from assigned maintenance locations required.

Education and Work Experience

* High School Diploma or GED.

* Must have a valid driver's license with a clean record and proof of auto insurance.

* Knowledge of safety and OSHA regulations.

* One to two years experience in building maintenance or light construction experience to include carpentry, painting, electrical, and mechanical operations, OR

* Any similar combination of education and experience.

Physical Environment

* Frequently lift and/or move up to 50 pounds and occasionally lift and/or move up to and more than 100 pounds.

* Occasionally required to stand, walk, sit, use hands to finger, handle, or feel objects, tools or controls.

* Occasionally reach with hands and arms; climb stairs; balance, stoop, kneel, crouch or crawl; talk or hear; taste or smell.

* Specific vision abilities required by the job are close vision, distance vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception, and the ability to adjust focus.

Work Environment

* While performing the duties of this job, the employee is exposed to weather conditions prevalent at the time.

* The noise level in the work environment is usually moderate.

The specific statements shown in each section of this description are not intended to be all-inclusive. They represent typical elements and criteria considered necessary to perform the job successfully. The Company recognizes that an individual with a disability may require an accommodation to enable him/her to successfully perform a job function. Consideration will be given to reasonable accommodations.