Maintenance Helper

The Maintenance Helper I performs a variety of semiskilled duties in the areas of plumbing, carpentry, electrical, painting, or plastering. Maintains, services, and conducts minor repairs on buildings and equipment. Being a Maintenance Helper I complies with established safety guidelines and procedures. Assists maintenance engineers and other workers with their tasks. In addition, Maintenance Helper I may require a high school diploma. Typically reports to a supervisor or manager. Being a Maintenance Helper I works under the close direction of senior personnel in the functional area. Possesses a moderate understanding of general aspects of the job. May require 0-1 year of general work experience.

Maintenance Helper Job Description Template

Our company is looking for a Maintenance Helper to join our team.


  • Exhibits a positive attitude at all times and upholds acac’s values of teamwork, customer service, and engagement;
  • When supervisor or team members call or email, promptly returns contact;
  • Ensures that time worked does not exceed 40 hours during the pay week (Sunday-Saturday); any overtime worked must be pre-approved by the supervisor;
  • Parks in team member designated areas;
  • Performs the Essential Functions and Responsibilities as described (other duties may be assigned);
  • Checks acac email daily;
  • Attends New Hire Launch within 30 days of employment;
  • Helps with acac programs, special events, or activities outside department;
  • Reads, signs, and abides by the policies included in the Team Member Handbook;
  • Helps with Service Day.


  • Must enjoy working in a team environment;
  • College degree preferred;
  • Safety and customer service oriented;
  • Must be able to lift 50 pounds;
  • Able to work varied shifts, including days, evenings, weekends, and holidays;
  • Willing and able to use and read a tape measurer;
  • Must be able to walk, bend, reach, stretch, and use repetitive arm and leg motions for duration of shift;
  • Willing and able to work any shift, holidays, weekends, and overtime as needed;
  • Must be able to move and stay on feet for extended periods of time;
  • Must be able to work in indoor and outdoor environments;
  • Must be able to crawl, climb (stairs, ladders), kneel, and sit;
  • Current CPR, First Aid, and AED certifications a plus;
  • Must be detail oriented;
  • Ability to work independently;
  • Ability to follow complex instructions with minimal supervision.