Full-Time Facilities Technician

The San Diego Air & Space Museum in Balboa Park seeks a full-time Facilities Technician to join our outstanding team. We are an equal opportunity employer, and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, age, or any other characteristic protected by law.

Position Summary
Facilities Technicians provide maintenance and custodial services to the Museum as assigned by the Facilities Director. This is a full-time, hourly (non-exempt), daytime position.

Duties and Responsibilities

  • Open and/or close the Museum daily, following building security protocols
  • Once certified, operate Museum vehicles and assist with their maintenance
  • Maintain and clean displays and equipment
  • Perform routine custodial duties (floors, carpets, windows and restrooms)
  • Other tasks as assigned by the Facilities Director such as replacing light bulbs and assembling furniture

Minimum Qualifications

  • Willingness to learn
  • Must be dependable with excellent attendance
  • Ability to communicate effectively and to follow written and spoken instructions
  • Strong interpersonal skills and the ability to work effectively in a team environment
  • Basic computer literacy
  • Ability to perform basic mathematics
  • Valid driver’s license and current auto insurance. Good driving record required
  • Experience working with hand and power tools a plus

Working Conditions
Work is performed in a number of environments which may include hot, cold, noisy, dusty, close spaces or at heights. Standing and/or walking for six or more hours per day and heavy physical activity is periodically required, including the handling of objects up to 50 pounds. The Museum is a non-smoking, drug-free workplace. Successful completion of a drug screening and criminal background check are required prior to final offer of employment.

$16.30 to $17.00 per hour, plus benefits for full-time employment. Benefits include health, dental and vision insurance; life insurance; paid holidays; vacation and sick leave; and Balboa Park museum discounts. The Museum offers many options for health benefits and pays 90% of employee premiums for medical, dental, and vision coverage.

Application Process
Please submit your resume and cover letter to careers1@sdasm.org or complete an application at 2001 Pan American Plaza, San Diego, CA 92101.


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