Job Description

Maintenance Technician V - Playgrounds

Location:  Facilities & Construction

12 months, 8 hours/day

Grade 29, $22.94/hour

Non-Interim Position

Start Date:  9/21/2023

** Five year clean driving record required. **

Purpose Statement

The job of Facilities & Construction Maintenance Technician V is done for the purpose/s of coordinating assigned construction projects and related activities; providing information to others; and implementing and maintaining services within established guidelines and standards.

This job reports to Supervisor of Maintenance.

Essential Functions

Acts as a liaison with the District Community Education Department for the purpose of coordinating the use of facilities/grounds by community groups.

Assists in the selection, training, and evaluation of personnel for the purpose of maintaining adequate staffing, enhancing productivity of personnel and achieving objectives within budget.

Evaluates equipment (e.g. district copiers, telephone systems, security, etc.) for the purpose of ensuring district objectives are achieved within budget and timeframes and in compliance with established requirements.

Maintains a variety of manual and electronic files and/or records (e.g. work orders, assign repair request, budgetary recommendations, preventive maintenance programs, etc.) for the purpose of providing up-to- date reference and complying with regulatory requirements and established guidelines.

Makes budget recommendations for all preventive maintenance work to be done at all schools for the purpose of ensuring efficiency of procedures and complying with mandated requirements.

Performs as a lead person involving the direct supervision of maintenance employees for the purpose of monitoring performance and/or organizing work assignments to achieve overall objectives of the department within established timelines.

Prepares written materials (e.g. budgets, costs, writing specifications, calendars, schedules, etc.) for the purpose of documenting activities, providing written reference, and/or conveying information as needed.

Responds to inquiries (e.g. administrative staff, contractors, architects, the public, etc.) for the purpose of providing required information and/or referring to appropriate source.

Other Functions

Performs other related duties as assigned for the purpose of ensuring the efficient and effective functioning of the work unit.


Job Requirements: Minimum Qualifications

Skills, Knowledge and Abilities

SKILLS are required to perform multiple, technical tasks with a need to occasionally upgrade skills in order to meet changing job conditions. Specific skill based competencies required to satisfactorily perform the functions of the job include: applying pertinent codes, policies, regulations and/or laws; communicating with diverse groups; operating equipment used in building construction including blueprints, specifications etc.; preparing and maintaining accurate records; and planning and managing projects.

KNOWLEDGE is required to perform basic math, including calculations using fractions, percents, and/or ratios; read technical information, compose a variety of documents, and/or facilitate group discussions; and solve practical problems. Specific knowledge based competencies required to satisfactorily perform the functions of the job include: one or more construction trades preferred trades Locksmith, Business Machines, Energy Management, HVAC, Electrical, and Special Systems, codes, blue prints, etc.

ABILITY is required to schedule a number of activities, meetings, and/or events; often gather, collate, and/or classify data; and use job-related equipment. Flexibility is required to work with others in a wide variety of circumstances; work with data utilizing defined but different processes; and operate equipment using standardized methods. Ability is also required to work with a diversity of individuals and/or groups; work with a variety of data; and utilize job-related equipment. Problem solving is required to analyze issues and create action plans. Problem solving with data requires independent interpretation of guidelines; and problem solving with equipment is limited to moderate. Specific ability based competencies required to satisfactorily perform the functions of the job include: adapting to changing work environment and/or priorities; adhering to safety practices; being attentive to details; meeting deadlines and schedules; working with frequent interruptions; working under time constraints; and maintaining a good rapport with employees, community, contractors, architects and various government agencies.


Responsibilities include: working under limited supervision following standardized practices and/or methods; leading, guiding, and/or coordinating others; utilization of some resources from other work units is often required to perform the job's functions. There is a continual opportunity to have some impact on the organization’s services.

Work Environment

The usual and customary methods of performing the job's functions require the following physical demands: occasional lifting, carrying, pushing, and/or pulling,  and significant fine finger dexterity. Generally the job requires 30% sitting, 40% walking, and 30% standing. The job is performed under some temperature extremes and under conditions with some exposure to risk of injury and/or illness.

Experience:  Job related experience is required.

Education:   High school diploma or equivalent.


Required Testing                                   Certificates and Licenses      

Online Driver Training Certification            Driver's License & Evidence of Insurability                                                                                      


Continuing Educ./Training                   


Criminal Background Clearance

FLSA Status - Non Exempt

Paradise Valley Unified School District does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, national origin, age, sex or disability, in admission or access to, or treatment or employment in its programs and activities. Any person having inquiries concerning the School's compliance with the regulations implementing Title VI of the Civil Rights Act of 1964 (Title VI), Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973 (Section 504), Title II of the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990 (ADA), or Title II of the Genetic Information NonDiscrimination Act of 2008 (GINA) may contact the Assistant Superintendent of Human Resources.

Primary Location: Facilities & Construction

Shift Type: 1.0 FTE

Job Contact Information

Applications will be accepted beginning
Monday, September 18, 2023 12:00 AM
(Mountain Standard Time)

Application Instructions

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