Physical Plant Services Technician

Physical Plant Services Technician


Davidson County Community College
297 DCCC Road
Thomasville, NC 27360
Phone: 336-249-8186


Commensurate with experience


Full Time Benefits

Job Category

  • Service/Maintenance

Application Period

Opens: Thursday, August 3, 2023
Closes: Friday, September 29, 2023

Target Start Date

Monday, August 21, 2023

Expected Work Hours


Employment Type

Full Time

Minimum Qualifications

Prior experience and skills in building repair and renovation, grounds maintenance, and landscaping

Competency in use of a computer

Ability to work effectively with others in a team environment

Ability to thoroughly assess needs and exercise good judgment in decision-making

Ability to utilize a customer-focused approach in performing duties

Effective interpersonal, oral and written communication skills

Ability to anticipate and respond appropriately to change

Ability to manage multiple projects and prioritize effectively

Valid North Carolina driver’s license

Familiarity with and appreciation for the mission of a comprehensive community college

Effectiveness in the following College organizational competencies:

    -  Translating College purpose, values, and vision into organizational action

    -  Collaborating and facilitating

    -  Creating and innovating

    -  Anticipating and responding to change

    -  Providing vision and leadership

Preferred Qualifications

Commercial maintenance experience

Experience in facility maintenance in a higher education setting

Associate’s degree from a regionally accredited institution in building trades, or other related field (substantial relevant work experience and/or a certificate or diploma may be substituted for degree requirements) 

Position Description

The Physical Plant Services Technician is responsible for assisting with the general maintenance of buildings, grounds, and equipment.  The Technician reports to the Supervisor, Physical Plant Services as part of the Financial and Administrative Services Division of the College.  Physical Plant Services team members are scheduled to work 10 hours per day on a four-day per week schedule.  Hours are generally 6:00 am – 4:30 pm and are flexible depending on College needs.  DDCC is currently accepting applications for one position.  Responsibilities and general duties include, but are not limited to the following:


Performs necessary carpentry, electrical, masonry, painting, wall installation, plumbing, and other maintenance repairs for all College facilities

Performs regular routine maintenance tasks, including replacing filters, greasing motors, replacing light fixtures, bulbs, floor tiles, etc.

Assists in keeping buildings and equipment painted

Assists in keeping maintenance and repair records

Completes work orders involving repair, cleaning, maintenance and moving furniture and equipment

Performs preventive maintenance tasks on equipment, grounds, and facilities

Assists in the servicing of College vehicles and grounds equipment

Assists in maintaining campus grounds and buildings, including mowing, planting, seeding, grading, pruning, cleaning, etc.

Assists with snow and ice removal during inclement weather

Participates in rotating on-call schedule for emergency situations during off duty hours as assigned by the Supervisor.  

Performs other duties as assigned that support the mission of the College

Job Post Contact

Davidson-Davie Community College


Fax:  336-249-1933