Facilities Assistant – Main 

$10.50/hour; 16 hours per week

Qualifications:  High School Diploma or equivalent; job experience and/or equivalent preferred; may be required to load, unload, lift, shelve, transfer and/or transport materials up to 75 lbs including cargo and bookdrop; provide own transportation in fulfillment of job duties; be available evenings and weekends. Must possess and maintain a valid Ohio Motor Vehicle Operator’s License. Must be insurable under the library’s automobile/vehicle insurance policy

Job Responsibilities: 

Under the supervision of the Support Services Manager, the Facilities Assistant will perform a variety of facility related duties; including both custodial and maintenance tasks. Duties include but are not limited to:

  • Completes daily maintenance, custodial, and room setup requests and regularly reports work status to his/her/their Supervisor
  • Completes daily custodial duties
  • Sets up facilities for meetings, programs, and events
  • May assist with keeping library vehicles fueled, clean, and in good working condition
  • May work with tools, ladders, and maintenance supplies as directed
  • Performs a variety of tasks, for example, installs, repairs, maintains, and otherwise cares for buildings, fixtures, and equipment
  • Maintains open line of communication with Support Services Manager in relation to material deliveries and/or maintenance
  • May perform general labor and grounds maintenance; mowing grass, lawn edging, weed removal, cleaning, trash disposal, and snow removal
  • May empty trash and recycling containers

Job Requirements:  

  • Excellent oral and written communication skills; listening and interpersonal skills; organizational skills;
  • Knowledge of commercial janitorial cleaning methods
  • Computer knowledge including Internet searching, familiar with Microsoft Word, e-mail skills, data entry, and file management
  • Knowledge of basic maintenance skills
  • Ability to operate mechanical equipment

Interested persons should submit a completed job application along with a letter highlighting skills and experience in relation to this job posting to:

Jennifer Groff
HR Coordinator, Tuscarawas County Public Library System
330.364.4474 ext 239 | jgroff@tusclibrary.org
121 Fair Avenue NW, New Philadelphia, OH 44663