Maintenance Assistant

Working at the Y, you’ll enjoy making genuine connections and unforgettable experiences in the lives of those around you.
Job Description

The Jorgensen Family YMCA is seeking a responsible and attentive Maintenance Assistant to join our team to assist in the maintenance, improvement, safety, and cleaning operations of grounds, properties, facilities, and vehicles. 

  • At least 18 years old with a high school diploma, and a valid driver’s license. 
  • At least 1 year of facility maintenance experience.
  • This position requires the ability to read and follow Safety Data Sheets (SDS) and product labels.
  • Reliable transportation to attend work.
  • Ability to relate to, welcome, and communicate with diverse groups of people regardless of age, race, economic status, religion, or cultural differences.  


Essential Functions
  • Support: Equipment repairs, hanging/removing signage, snow removal, weed killing, preventive maintenance tasks (grease bearings, replace belts, clean parts, etc.), minor plumbing, electrical, and construction, record keeping, some clerical tasks, setup/teardown for classes/events. 
  • Serve: Have a good mechanical aptitude, a focus on safety, good communication skills, and be comfortable working independently as well as in a team. 
  • Care: Ensure a safe and secure environment both within and around the facility.