Maintenance Technician - Greater Seattle Area


The Maintenance Technician is responsible for maintenance and repair activities for the organization's facilities and offices. Assists the Operations Manager in daily operations and completion of work orders and projects. Coordinates preventive maintenance tasks and out-sourced services related to Sound facilities. Performs all job duties in accordance with OSHA and company-designated safety and health regulations


  • Plans and conducts a variety of tasks and projects, in the following skills areas:
  • Carpentry, ranging from rough framing to finished work
  • Plumbing, installation and repair work, clogs, drains, faucets and p-traps
  • Roofing installation and repair
  • Window installation and repair
  • Masonry construction and repair
  • Painting interior and exterior
  • Sheet rock installation and finishing
  • Moving of office equipment and furniture
  • Various building and equipment repair and refurbishment
  • Electrical work (e.g. changing light bulbs, replacing face plates, switches and starters)
  • Filter and drive system maintenance
  • Maintaining and overseeing the care of grounds
  • Systems maintenance
  • Preventative maintenance
  • Coordinates work orders and activities appropriately to ensure other Sound program functions are not disrupted or interrupted by maintenance staff activities whenever possible.
  • Conducts routine inspections and maintenance of building systems.
  • Maintains tool inventory and supplies in good order. Selects and uses proper tools in a safe and responsible manner.
  • Reads and follows instructions, blueprints, diagrams, and schematics in performance of job duties.
  • Ensures purchases transacted by maintenance department are accounted for and used as intended for agency improvement or repair.


  • Completes assigned special projects, independently or as a contributor to or lead of a project team.
  • Performs other duties as assigned.


Establishes and maintains positive, ethical, and professional working relationships with the Facilities team, Sound management and team members, clients, tenants, architects, contractors, inspectors, vendors, and other professionals.


  • High school diploma or equivalent; vocational training in one or more areas of maintenance preferred.
  • At least two years of experience in facilities maintenance, preventative maintenance and restoration/repair/service is required.


  • Working knowledge of general facilities repair and maintenance skills, including construction, electrical, mechanical, painting and plumbing skills, and general safety and life safety systems and practices related to facilities maintenance operations.
  • Demonstrated strong safety record, with working knowledge of safety regulations and procedures, including the use and execution of lock out tag out procedures.
  • Working knowledge in operations of building equipment, pneumatic and other systems and tools.
  • Demonstrated ability to ensure effective work prioritization, work projects/tasks coordination and outsource contracts monitoring.
  • Ability to plan and schedule high volume of work assignments, and work under pressure to meet stringent deadlines.
  • Good verbal and written communication and personal interaction skills, with an emphasis on customer service and support.
  • Ability to develop and maintain strong professional relationships with team members at all levels, clients, and vendors, and with varying educational, ethnic, professional and economic backgrounds.
  • Ability to work effectively with minimal supervision, manage multiple duties and priorities, and maintain high quality standards.
  • Ability to function as a member of a team, leading within the scope of the position and contributing whenever possible.


  • Washington driver's license and insurable driving record required.
  • Must pass a criminal background check.


To successfully perform the essential duties of this position, the individual in this position must be able to work in all areas of building systems maintenance and facilities projects. While performing the duties of this job, the individual is regularly required to stand, use hands to finger, handle, or feel, and reach with hands and arms. The individual is frequently required to sit, walk, climb ladders or stairs, balance, stoop, kneel, crouch, and crawl. The employee must frequently lift and/or move up to 50 pounds and occasionally lift and/or move up to 75 pounds. The individual will be required to work in confined spaces, around moving machinery, around dust, fumes, and gases, and outdoors in various kinds of weather. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception, and ability to adjust focus. Regular attendance is an essential function of the job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to assist individuals with disabilities to perform essential job functions.


The above job description is meant to describe the general nature and level of work performed; it is not intended as an exhaustive list of all duties, responsibilities and required skills for the position. Employees will be required to follow any other job-related instructions and to perform other duties requested by their supervisor in compliance with Federal and State laws. Requirements are representative of minimum levels of knowledge, skills and/or abilities necessary to perform each duty proficiently. Continued employment remains on an "at-will" basis.


The above job description has been reviewed with me. I understand my duties and responsibilities. I also understand that duties and responsibilities may change in order to meet the needs of the organization.

Send letter of interest, resume and salary history to: Recruitment@Sound.Health