Maintenance Worker I (Facilities)

Career Description

Under immediate supervision, the Maintenance Worker I will provide a variety of custodial, maintenance and repair duties as assigned. Primary duties involve cleaning assigned area of County facility (e.g., inside/outside building, sidewalks, signs, stairs, grounds, and garage; washing windows, etc.). Other duties include gathering and disposing of trash and other refuse, weeding flowerbeds, checking entrances and steps to buildings on a daily basis, maintaining and servicing equipment as needed, and other related duties as assigned.   

Necessary Skills

Qualifications:  Completion of high school or GED grade education plus on (1) year of commercial cleaning and maintenance experience (additional experience strongly preferred). Must be capable of identifying safety hazards and meeting all safety requirements that pertain to job functions. Must be capable of operating various types of equipment such as hand tools, vacuum cleaner, standard custodial equipment, and other commonly used maintenance equipment. Must be dependable, have a strong work ethic, and demonstrated ability to work independently.

Licensure/Certification requirements: Must possess a valid Ohio driver’s license and maintain insurability under the County’s vehicle insurance policy (Required)

How to Apply: Complete employment application. Click here for fillable application  (This application will open in Microsoft Word and can be filled out on the computer)

Printable Application- Click Here (This application will open as a PDF and can be printed and filled out by hand)

Submit application ASAP to ensure consideration. Applications may be submitted electronically to with subject line “MW I.” Position will remain open until filled, but early application submittals are strongly encouraged.

Employment applications may also be picked up from the address below and can be returned to:

Union County Human Resources Department 
233 West Sixth Street
Marysville, OH 43040

Company Benefits

Additional Information: Classified, hourly position (overtime eligible).

Hours: Position will work 2nd shift, 2:30 PM – 11:30 PM, Monday- Friday. Must also be able to respond to on-call situations, extra assignments, and overtime as needed.

Benefits: This position is eligible for a full range of insurance benefits, including medical, dental, vision, and life insurance. Also eligible for paid leave and holiday pay (sick leave accrual upon employment; vacation after one (1) year of service); pension package through Ohio Public Employee Retirement System (OPERS). For purposes of calculating vacation and sick leave accruals, employees may receive credit for prior public agency service in accordance with Union County policies and the guidelines established by the Ohio Revised Code.

Salary Range


Potential Start Date


Posted: Department: Location: Shift:
Aug-3-2016 Facilities Marysville, OH 40 hours, 2nd shift