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General Maintenance Worker

Corporate Temps
Cincinnati, Ohio, United States
December 04, 2018



The below statements are intended to describe the general nature and scope of work being performed by this position. This is not a complete listing of all responsibilities, duties and/or skills required.

Install and repair plumbing fixtures

Install and repair waste and soil line piping within the building envelope.

Open sewer lines.

Troubleshoot and repair forced air furnaces and hot water tanks.

Trace short circuits. Remove electric wiring and installs new wiring.

Install lights, switches and plugs.

Perform carpentry work (e.g. laying tile and underlayment, and rebuilding floors).

Repair and prepare metal, wood, masonry, plaster and drywall surfaces for painting. Mix and apply paint to interior and exterior surfaces.

Install and repair metal and wood cabinets, doors and windows.

Attend required workshops, seminars, staff meetings, etc. to stay current on job requirements.

Perform additional duties as assigned.


To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each competency satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required.


Demonstrated proficiency in reading, writing and basic business math at a twelfth grade level.

Demonstrated knowledge of the standard practices, tools, materials and safety related to general building and grounds maintenance.

Demonstrated ability to work independently and to perform all basic repairs needed to make ready housing units.

EQUIPMENT USED: Typical equipment used includes, but is not limited to, the following: circular, table and reciprocating saws; electric drill; sander; electric auger and gas torch.


The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

Extensive exposure to all kinds of weather. Routinely lifts up to 100 lbs. Extensive standing, bending, walking, climbing and crawling. Routinely exposed to chemical cleaning agents.

OTHER: The candidate must possess and maintain a valid driver’s license in state of residence, and maintain an insurable driving record under the terms and conditions of the CMHA auto liability policy. The candidate may have no more than 4 accumulated points in 3 consecutive years.