Facilities Maintenance Assistant

Facilities Maintenance Assistant


Wayne Community College
3000 Wayne Memorial Drive
Goldsboro, NC 27534
Phone: 919-735-5151

Job Location

Goldsboro, NC


$24,168 - $25,778


State of NC Benefits

Job Category

  • Service/Maintenance

Application Period

Opens: Friday, November 8, 2019
Closes: Friday, December 6, 2019

Target Start Date

Friday, December 20, 2019

Expected Work Hours

M-F, 40 hours full-time

Reports to

Facilities Maintenance Supervisor

Employment Type

Full-time, 12 months

Minimum Qualifications

A High School diploma or equivalent is required. Minimum of one year of entry-level experience in construction or building maintenance trades, i.e., HVAC, electrical, plumbing, etc. is required. Basic entry-level knowledge of procedures, materials, and equipment related to plumbing, masonry, heating and air conditioning, carpentry, and painting trades is required. The candidate must be familiar with safe and proper use of hand and power tools. The maintenance assistant must be able to follow instructions and to perform minor tasks independently. He/she must be able to communicate well with staff, students and the public. The assistant must have a working knowledge of computers and associated software. A valid North Carolina driver’s license with a driving record that is insurable under the Wayne Community College auto policy is required. 

Preferred Qualifications

A National Career Readiness Certificate and bilingual are preferred.

Position Description

The maintenance assistant performs basic facilities tasks related to the maintenance of buildings, electrical, plumbing, carpentry and heating/air conditioning systems, scheduled and preventive maintenance on HVAC systems and other college assets and assists in repairs, replacement, or installation of electrical equipment. Additional duties include being able to install communication network cables and terminations, perform basic carpentry work or assist other technicians in carpentry job assignments. The assistant will also provide assistance in the repair of aerial parking lot pole lights and fixtures and must perform in a safe, reliable and quality manner all duties, skills, and responsibilities related to the trade.  The assistant will obtain local purchase orders or initiate automated purchase request for items needed to perform maintenance tasks as well as pick up supplies from local vendors, as directed. The maintenance assistant performs tasks with the guidance of skilled facilities maintenance technicians and under the direction of the facilities supervisor or facilities and grounds superintendent.

If selected for employment, the applicant must submit to a criminal background check and drug screening.

INSTITUTION:  Wayne Community College is a member of the North Carolina Community College system.  Located in Goldsboro, NC, the College serves Wayne and adjoining counties.  Wayne Community College is an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer.  A Tobacco Free Campus as of August 1, 2009.

How to Apply

Submit an employment application and all supporting materials, including copies of certifications, post-secondary transcripts, resume, and cover letter via ApplicantOne at https://www.waynecc.edu/jobs.  No paper applications will be accepted.  Applications will be screened, and the most qualified applicants interviewed.  All applicants will be notified once the position has been filled.


Job Post Contact

Human Resources: wcc-hr@waynecc.edu