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Building Maintenance Generalist - 1st Shift

Company: Johnson Controls
Location: Santa Monica
Posted on: September 15, 2021

Job Description:

What you will do

Performs general maintenance and repair of equipment and buildings requiring practical skill and knowledge (but not proficiency) in such trades as painting, carpentry, plumbing, masonry, and electrical work. Work involves a variety of the following duties: replacing electrical receptacles, wires, switches, fixtures, and motors, using plaster or compound to patch minor holes and cracks in walls and ceilings, repairing or replacing sinks, water coolers, and toilets painting structures and equipment; repairing or replacing concrete floors, steps, and sidewalks, replacing damaged paneling and floor tiles, hanging doors and installing door locks, replacing broken window panes, and performing general maintenance on equipment and machinery. 

Location: Rand Site in Santa Monica

Shift: First Shift. Hours will be around 9:00am - 5:00pm, Monday-Friday.

Benefits: Eligible for health and retirement benefits on first day of employment

Vacation: Eligible for 3 weeks of paid vacation in first year of employment

How you will do it

1. Assists in performing routine repair of structures, which may include wall repairs, carpet installation, sanding walls in preparation for painting, painting, etc.

2. Assists in performing safety check on heating, cooling and other equipment.

3. Must comply with work order system to include interpreting work orders, performing work requested and completing work orders per instruction.

4. Mixes appropriate chemical(s) (i.e. cleaning, fertilizer, construction compounds) per manufacturer's specifications.

5. May perform the replacement of minor electrical devices.

6. May operate and maintain heavy equipment such as floor scrubbers, buffers, waxing machines, forklifts or groundskeeping equipment such front end loaders or a back-hoe.

7. Moves furniture and equipment as assigned.

8. Ensures all light fixtures are operational, changes light bulbs as necessary.

9. May assist in layout, construction and repair of a variety of plant or office structures such as walls, partitions, doors, concrete forms, raised floors, ceiling tiles or roofs. Assists in layout for equipment installation.

10. May also assist in construction work such as laying brick, block, ceramic tile, concrete walkways or asphalt.

11. Assists with securing assigned area(s). May perform routine security tours of buildings and grounds, examining doors, windows and gates, to ensure they are properly secured.

12. Complies with all company policies and procedures and adheres to company standards.

13. Performs all work in accordance with established safety procedures.

14. Performs any other miscellaneous duties as requested.

What we look for

1. High school graduate or equivalent.

2. Ability to read labels, directions, work orders, etc.

3. Two (2) or more years of general maintenance experience

4. Must possess a valid driver’s license

5. Must be a team player committed to working in a quality environment.

6. Must be physically able to perform maintenance tasks to the highest caliber, which includes ability to: climb ladders, work in confined spaces, lift heavy objects weighing up to 50 lbs., etc.
7. The ability to obtain and maintain a DoD Secret security clearance. (This involves a background/character, criminal history, employment, and credit check.)

Johnson Controls is an equal employment opportunity and affirmative action employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, protected veteran status, status as a qualified individual with a disability, or any other characteristic protected by law. For more information, please view EEO is the Law. If you are an individual with a disability and you require an accommodation during the application process, please visit

Division: JCFS (Johnson Controls Federal Systems)

Keywords: Johnson Controls, Santa Monica , Building Maintenance Generalist - 1st Shift, Other , Santa Monica, California

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