Facility Maintenance Technician

  • Franklin Pike, Nashville, TN, USA
  • Full-time

Company Description

SFM is a preeminent facility management company servicing non-profit organizations in middle Tennessee since 1998. We excel in the areas of customer service; knowledgeable solutions and advice; effective results; efficient methodology; and meaningful, challenging and sustainable careers for our employees.

Job Description

We are looking for a person with strong analytical and technical skills, who is capable of being the first responder for a variety of facility-related maintenance tasks. They must show evidence of ongoing learning and have a great customer service attitude.

Job Responsibilities:
Responsible for analyzing and performing basic repairs and preventative maintenance on many different mechanical systems. Must be able to interact professionally with the customer while working on plumbing problems under a sink or an electrical problem high on a ladder, and at the same time smiling and happily working.

Job Requirements:

  • Must possess a minimum of three years experience working on basic electrical, plumbing, mechanical and maintenance systems
  • Plumbing skills, leaking sinks, toilets, unclog drain lines, experience with a motion-activated faucet, toilet and urinal flush valves, and troubleshoot water leaks.
  • Electrical skills, replace switches, receptacles. 
  • Small engine experience with golf carts and the ability to maintain them
  • Ability to drive Kubota tractor 
  • Carpentry skills - to build and repair and install items. 
  • Experienced with power tools, drills, saws, hammer drill, and 2-cycle tools, chainsaw
  • Ability to work with others yet can be self-driven and work alone 
  • Ability to lift, push and pull up to 100 pounds (on intermittent basis) 
  • Ability to bend and twist the body, making the repetitive motion, standing for a long period of times
  • Ability to document completed tasks into a computer-based work order system
  • Regular hours are 6:00 AM to 2:30 PM; availability to work flexible hours as scheduled (mornings, nights and weekends)


  • Minimum education: GED or High School Diploma
  • Experience working in facility maintenance
  • Basic technical experience applicable to facility maintenance (plumbing, electrical, carpentry)
  • Basic Computer skills (Google, Microsoft office)
  • Must be able to pass TBI background check required to work in educational facilities with children
  • clean driving records
  • Must be able to work in a smoke-free campus

Personal Competencies: 

  • High-energy
  • Roll up your sleeves mentality 
  • Warm, friendly and service-oriented philosophy 
  • A high degree of flexibility and tolerance for change 
  • Effective written and verbal communications skills 
  • Organized and detail-oriented Customer-service focused 


  • Work will be both indoor and outdoor and require long periods of movement and activity. 
  • This employment typically requires: climbing, reaching, standing, walking, and grasping, work environments may be noisy and include repetitive motions. 

Additional Information

$22 per hour 

Company Benefits:
Medical, Dental and Vision Insurance, Life and short-term disability Insurance (optional), Health Savings Account, 401-K Plan, PTO, paid holidays, and other perks.