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Facilities Maintenance Technician

Business Unit Summary 

Position Title: Facilities Maintenance Technician

Business Unit: PASSAGE Ministries Inc.

Industry: Operations

Type: Full-Time

Job Description

Under limited supervision, the Facilities Maintenance Technician performs a variety of semi-skilled work in the maintenance of PMI properties.  Landscape maintenance work includes plant installations, mowing, trimming, mulching, watering, fertilizing, irrigation, pesticide application, edging, blowing and cleaning sidewalks, greeting decks, parking lots, etc.  Performs minor building maintenance work (carpentry, electrical, plumbing, and painting) as needed.


Participates in a wide variety of seasonal and special event preparations including setting up stages, tents, putting up banners and decorations, and removal and clean-up at the end of events; participates in installing and removing various equipment; participates in storm clean-up and repairs.

Essential Job Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Troubleshoots minor maintenance problems involving electrical, structural, plumbing, and equipment repair or replacement.

  • Performs preventive building maintenance duties, caulks windows and doors, repairs and replaces broken windows.

  • Performs routine plumbing repairs such as unstopping toilets, sinks or urinals, fixing water leaks, leaking faucets, and water fountains.

  • Performs routine electrical repairs such as changing light bulbs or fluorescent lamps and assists in repairing ballast and light fixtures.

  • Makes recommendations for supplies, equipment, and materials necessary to complete projects.

  • Assembles and moves furniture, hangs pictures and bulletin boards, makes name plates, moves and sets up tables and chairs.

  • Repairs and replaces door knobs or locks, repairs door closures, patches holes in walls.

  • Paints interior and exterior walls.

  • Perform other duties as assigned.


Education, Certifications, & Work-Related Experience:

High School diploma or GED. One (1) year building maintenance experience, or any equivalent combination of training and experience preferred. A valid Florida Driver License is required. Some assignments may require a Class B Commercial Driver’s License with airbrake and passenger endorsement.

  • Knowledge of trades related to building maintenance and repair.

  • Knowledge of a variety of building maintenance procedures and techniques.

  • Knowledge of machinery, equipment, and tools necessary for the maintenance and repair of public buildings.

  • Knowledge of occupational hazards and safety precautions.

  • Ability to read and following blueprints and assembly instructions.

  • Experience with using hand and power tools.

  • Ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships with PMI Staff, Vendors, Volunteers & Contractors

  • Ability to communicate effectively, both orally and in writing.


Skill Requirements:

The successful individual will be a sound leader with a solid work ethic and will possess a ministry mindset with the ability and inclination to lead and develop volunteers.

  • Ability to manage teams of people.

  • Effective team player.

  • Capacity to develop individuals.

  • Good written, verbal and interpersonal skills.

  • Ability to effectively prioritize and execute tasks.

  • A strong multi-tasker comfortable with working independently without constant supervision.

  • Intermediate knowledge of computer use, preferred.

Attributes & Characteristics:

The Eagle Culture:  Our absolute best, and nothing less, expanding the Kingdom of God.

  • The successful individual must have a proven track record of team leadership and sound character. 

  • Exhibit professionalism, a conscientious work ethic, teachability and accountability. 

  • A positive attitude and relationship builder.  

  • Perform duties with integrity and passion. Highly self-motivated and directed.

Physical Requirements:

  • Work involves moderate to heavy work in all types of weather. There is a frequent need to stand, stoop, kneel, walk, lift heavy objects (up to 50 pounds) and perform other similar actions during the course of the workday.

  • PASSAGE Ministries Inc. promotes a drug/alcohol free work environment through the use of mandatory pre-employment drug testing.

  • Work Uniform required. Candidate must wear PMI identification badge and uniform at all times. A standard uniform may consist of Blue or Brown Dickey Pants and Shirt, work boots, and belt. Please note: Shirts must be tucked in and belt worn at all times. Candidate is responsible for the purpose of work uniforms

  • This position requires visual acuity and manual dexterity sufficient to operate standard equipment.

  • Task requires oral and written communication ability throughout the day.

  • Must have safe and dependable transportation.

  • Must maintain current insurance on personal vehicle.

  • Must maintain an active driver license.

Bona Fide Employment Requirements

PASSAGE Ministries, Inc. is a religious non-profit organization that stands on our Statement of Faith which is provided to staff and is posted for staff to review. Employees are expected to share the Christian faith with their co-workers and clients as appropriate, as well as live a Christian lifestyle during and after work hours. 




We are an Equal Opportunity Employer. AS A church, PASSAGE Ministries, Inc. takes full advantage of the exemption for Title VII “religious discrimination” afforded to religious organizations. PASSAGE reserves all rights allowed by law to base employment action on the grounds of religious beliefs and doctrine.  

This company is an at-will employer as allowed by applicable state law. If hired, I understand this means that either the company or I may terminate the employment relationship at any time, for any reason, with or without notice or cause. Further, no employee or representative of the company is authorized to enter into an agreement, express or implied, with me or any other applicant for employment for a specified period unless such an agreement is in a written contract signed by the President of the company or his designee.

PASSAGE Family Church - Main Campus

2020 NE 15th Street

Gainesville, Florida 32609

United States of America

Office Hours: Monday - Friday, 8 am - 2 pm

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Mailing Address:

PO Box 5698

Gainesville, FL, 32627

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