$20.00 to $24.00 hourly

1509 Michigan Street

Des Moines, IA 50314

The Maintenance Technician/Custodian will assist the Manager by completing a wide range of maintenance tasks as well as ensure that the building is clean and orderly. This position is responsible for operating, maintaining, and performing repairs to the building systems of two multi-story office facilities, including their external grounds.


Essential Functions

  • A friendly, professional person with the ability to self-direct activities and maintain productivity with minimal oversite. Creative problem solving, all-purpose handyman with ability to learn complex building maintenance needs. Basic Microsoft Office and email skills. Ability to walk up and down stairs, stand for long periods of time, and to lift up to 60 pounds.
  • Ability to use the tools of the trade


  • Provides basic maintenance, including HVAC systems, plumbing, electrical, furniture and finishings
  • Identifies maintenance risks on equipment 
  • Cleans, adjusts and makes basic repairs on building systems 
  • Keeps daily logs and records of all maintenance functions 
  • Maintains safety and ensures compliance with Occupational Health and Safety Act 
  • Complies with service standards, work instructions and customers' requirements 
  • Assists with customers' queries 
  • Assist in maintaining repair and maintenance schedules, and oversight of contractors and vendors.
  • Maintenance of grounds and parking lots, exterior structure, doors and security systems.
  • Custodial duties as needed
  • Complete drywall repairs and painting projects.
  • Completes other duties as assigned 


  • High school diploma, GED or suitable equivalent 

Required qualifications:

  • Legally authorized to work in the United States

Preferred qualifications:

  • 18 years or older
Posting ID: 766363491 Posted: 2022-08-10 Job Title: Custodian