Express Employment Professionals
Facilities Assistant
At a glance
Location: US-NJ-Swedesboro Map
Posted: 09/21/2019
Closing: 10/20/2019
Degree: High School
Type: Full-Time
Experience: Not Specified
Express Employment Professionals
Job description

Objective:  Works within maintenance team to support Maintenance Technicians and Electricians to maintain the facility and the operation of production departments.


Essential Duties and Responsibilities include the following. Other duties may be assigned.

  • Assists in moving, erecting, and dismantling machinery and equipment.
  • Constructs or assembles bins, racks, shelves, pallets, parts for worktables, benches, and other furnishings.
  • Make minor repairs which could be related to walls, flooring, and plumbing.
  • Performs outdoor functions such as shoveling snow, landscaping, and painting.
  • Practices good housekeeping and safety procedures and adheres to all company policies.


Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:  To perform the job successfully, an individual should demonstrate the following knowledge, skills and abilities:

  • Knowledge on use of mechanical hand tools such as saws, hammers, drills, etc.
  • Knowledge on applications on use of voltmeters
  • Ability to lift up to 50 lbs.
  • Stand for long periods of time.
  • Able to lean and reach, climb ladders, bend, stoop, kneel, work in confined spaces, etc


Education and/or Experience:                                                 

·         HS Diploma (or equivalent)

·         3 years experience performing machine and / or facility maintenance


Supervisory Responsibilities:  This job has no supervisory responsibilities.  However, may be asked to train production personnel on routine maintenance or proper machine use.


Language Skills:  Ability to read and interpret documents such as safety rules, operating and maintenance instructions, drawings, blueprints, and procedure manuals.  Ability to speak effectively with co-workers, supervision, and other employees within the organization.


Mathematical Skills:  Ability to calculate dimensions.  Ability to convert decimals to fractions and vice versa.  Ability to perform basic calculations when determining wattage, volts, current, etc.


Reasoning Ability:  Ability to solve practical problems.  Needs to interpret written and verbal instructions including the use of diagrams or schedules.


Job requirements

Physical Demands:  The physical demands include ability to frequently lift 10 lbs and occasionally be able to lift up to 50 lbs, standing for long periods of time, able to lean and have dexterity to handle tools and parts. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception and ability to adjust focus. Position also requires occasionally sitting, stooping, kneeling.  Need ability to hear and be aware of surrounding area. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.


Work Environment:  The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of the job.  Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.


While performing the duties of this Job, the employee is regularly exposed to moving mechanical parts.  The employee is occasionally exposed to fumes or airborne particles.  The noise level in the work environment is usually moderate.

NOTE:  This job description in no way implies that the duties listed here are the only ones the employee can be required to perform.  The employee is expected to perform other tasks as dictated by their manager or supervisor.


Facilities Assistant