Maintenance Mechanic I, General Maintenance/Roofer

Category:  Maintenance
Job Function:  Maintenance
Department:  Maintenance South


Performs a variety of skilled tasks associated with the roofing trade as primary assignment and semi-skilled tasks of various trades including carpentry, trowel trades, ceiling tile and floor tile

Essential Duties

  • Utilizes blueprints, schematics, drawings, layouts, or other specifications to complete tasks which include repair and maintenance on various types of roofs.
  • Must be able to make repairs to leaking roofs using acceptable methods recommended by manufactures.
  • Must also have a general working knowledge of installing floor tile, ceiling tile, metal stud walls, hang dry wall, hang window blinds, and other general installation and repair work
  • Utilizes hand tools, testing and diagnostic equipment, simple power tools and equipment as appropriate for the trade to complete assigned tasks
  • Cleans worksites including hauling debris and trash, cleaning tools and equipment and ensuring tools, materials and equipment are stored properly
  • Demonstrates knowledge of tools and safety practices commonly used in various trades
  • Determines proper methods, equipment, and materials to facilitate cost effective repairs
  • Performs other duties as assigned by the appropriate administrator

Required Education

High School Diploma or GED equivalent


Valid Georgia Driver License required
Eligible to acquire a CDL
Must be insurable by Fulton County School insurance carriers

Experience Qualifications

Minimum of 2 years of roofing experience required


  • Working knowledge of materials, methods, tools, and equipment of the roofing repair trade
  • Working knowledge of roofing systems to include metal, built-up, single ply and modified systems
  • Knowledge in use of hand and power tools and large equipment attachments related to the trade
  • Working knowledge of materials, methods, tools, and equipment of various other trades
  • Must be able to understand and follow directions both written and verbal
  • Must be able to work variable shifts

Working Conditions

  • Regular exposure to weather including heat, cold, dampness, and/or humidity
  • Must be able to work from tall ladders, lifts, scaffolding and/or bucket truck

Physical Demands

  • Typically requires climbing ladders; pushing and/or pulling
  • Must have sufficient strength and manual dexterity to operate power equipment
  • Must be able to lift up to 50 pounds and carry for short distances
  • Must be able to stand, crouch, and climb to use ladders and perform various types of manual labor
Posting ID:  29859

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