Building Maintenance Mechanic - 150675

2400 Edison Ave, Fort Myers, FL 33901, USA Req #23989
Wednesday, January 4, 2023

The Salvation Army, an internationally recognized non-profit, faith based organization, has a job opening for a Building Maintenance Mechanic for the Fort Myers Area Command, located in Fort Myers, Florida



Job Summary

Performs variety of skilled maintenance work for buildings, living quarters and grounds including heating, ventilation, and air conditioning, plumbing, electrical, and carpentry work as well as routine maintenance and repairs; plans, monitors, and supervises the day-to-day custodial duties of Divisional Headquarters properties.



Knowledge, Skills and Abilities

Knowledge of the methods, materials, tool, and practices used in at least two of the building, electrical, or mechanical trades.

Knowledge of plumbing, electrical, construction, and air conditioning equipment.

Knowledge of the occupational hazards and safety precautions of the trades involved.

Skill in the care and use of tools and equipment used in the trades involved.

Ability to repair and perform maintenance activities for buildings and grounds.

Ability to detect defects in equipment and to make proper repairs or adjustments.

Ability to lead and motivate the work of subordinate employees.

Ability to follow instructions and work with little or no supervision.



Education and Experience

Two years course work from a technical or vocational school in construction, heating, ventilation, and air conditioning as well as pluming and electronics and two years’ experience performing maintenance and repair work for commercial building and grounds or any equivalent combination of training and experience which provides the required knowledge, skills, and abilities.



Licenses and Certifications

Valid Driver’s License 


Physical Requirements and Working Conditions

Work requires driving a vehicle and working outdoors daily with exposure to physical discomforts associated with changes in weather such as rain, cold, snow, heat or discomforts associated with noise, dust, dirt, and the like.


Ability to meet attendance requirements.

Ability to read, write, and communicate the English language.

Ability to perform heavy lifting.

Ability to perform strenuous, heavy work involving the lifting and carrying of heavy objects.

Ability to perform continuous walking, stooping, standing, and some climbing.



Additional Information

Vacation, Sick and Holiday pay available


All employees recognize that The Salvation Army is a church and agree that they will do nothing as an employee of The Salvation Army to undermine its religious mission.


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Application Submittal Period:  01/04/2023 – 01/18/2023


All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, or protected veteran status and will not be discriminated against on the basis of disability.


Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled

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We appreciate your interest in employment opportunities with The Salvation Army!

Other details

  • Job Family FL-NON-EXEMPT
  • Job Function Property
  • Pay Type Hourly
  • Min Hiring Rate $19.93
  • Max Hiring Rate $19.93
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  • 2400 Edison Ave, Fort Myers, FL 33901, USA