General Summary of Duties: The Painter / Facilities Technician performs work involving the skills of two or more maintenance or craft occupations to keep building equipment, mechanical equipment, or the structure of a facility in good repair. The primary responsibility is that of a painter with other duties that will involve maintenance plumbing; carpentry; drywall; repairing and maintaining mechanical equipment; installing, aligning, and balancing new equipment; and repairing buildings, floors, or stairs.

The Painter / Facilities Technician maintains the operations of KMHS in support of its stated mission and promotes the highest level of customer satisfaction and confidence to internal and external customers.

Major Responsibilities/Tasks:
  • Prep area to be painted for dust control
  • Make on-site preparations such as scaffolding, covering fixtures
  • Install drywall in maintenance applications
  • Prepare walls and other surfaces for painting by scraping, using sandpaper, removing old paint etc.
  • Fill cracks and holes with appropriate material (e.g. plaster)
  • Tape, mud, and finish drywall with professional results
  • Paint windows, doors, walls, woodwork, plaster, drywall, and other parts of building structures.
  • Mix paint and other materials to prepare the right color or texture
  • Paint windows, doors, walls, woodwork, plaster, drywall, and other parts of building structures.
  • Paint surfaces according to instructions with various tools
  • Apply varnish and other finishes
  • Take and adhere to all health and safety precautions
  • Clean and lubricate shafts, bearings, gears, and other parts of machinery.
  • Diagnose simple mechanical problems and determine how to correct them, checking blueprints, repair manuals, and parts catalogs as necessary.
  • Dismantle devices to gain access to and remove defective parts, using hoists, hand tools, and power tools.
  • Performs light carpentry duties framing with wood or metal.
  • Perform routine preventive maintenance to ensure that building equipment continue to run smoothly, building systems operate efficiently, and the physical condition of buildings does not deteriorate.
  • Repair or replace defective equipment parts using hand tools and power tools, and reassemble equipment.
  • Estimate repair costs.
  • Fabricate and repair counters, benches, partitions.
  • Inspect drives, motors, and belts, check fluid levels, replace filters, and perform other maintenance actions, following checklists.
  • Order parts, supplies, and equipment from catalogs and suppliers.
  • Record maintenance and repair work performed and the costs of the work in a Computerized Maintenance Management System.
  • Use tools ranging from common hand and power tools, such as hammers, hoists, saws, drills, and wrenches, to precision measuring instruments and electrical and electronic testing devices.
  • In addition to the above, any other responsibilities appropriate to the position and not specifically listed in the job description.

KMHS is an equal opportunity employer that does not discriminate against people regardless of age, genetic information, national origin, race/color, ethnicity, gender identity, sexual orientation, neurodiversity, disability, or veteran status. KMHS envisions an anti-racist, equitable, inclusive, and collaborative community in which all can feel welcome.

  • Comprehensive and generous health, dental and vision benefits
  • Up to 19 days of PTO and 8 paid holidays your first year (pro-rated for part-time)
  • An incredible team approach that is dynamic and collaborative
  • Loan Forgiveness, training, and extensive education available
  • Multiple locations and opportunities close to home
  • Advancement opportunities available within the agency
  • Free Employee Assistance Program and parking
  • Full Time, Part Time and PRN positions along with flexible hours for professional advancement


Minimum Qualifications:

EXPERIENCE: Experienced (minimum 2 years of job-related experience)

Possess and maintain a valid driver's license with an acceptable motor vehicle report and reliable, insured transportation

Experience painting residential or commercial spaces.

Preferred Qualifications:

EXPERIENCE: Intermediate (minimum 3 years of job-related experience)