Facilities Maintenance Manager
Little Sprouts

Job Order #: 17294525

Lawrence, MA 01843

Full Time

40 hours per week

POSTED 7/19/2022

EXPIRES 10/17/2022

Job Description

What You'll Do
-    Responsible for preventative maintenance and repairs at multiple childcare centers.
-    Proactively address operational and/or safety concerns at centers, and provide timely attention to operational and safety concerns.
-    Maintain and update the facility's work order system. Responsible for maintaining Property Condition Reports.
-    Submit weekly reports of work performed and a two-week look ahead facilities plan.
-    Perform a wide variety of general and semi-skilled maintenance tasks including, but not limited to carpentry, painting, light electrical, working knowledge and maintenance of HVAC/plumbing, and landscaping.
-    Be responsible for ensuring all school water is tested, on a timely basis and as required.
-    Actively communicate with center directors and facilities team.
-    Work to complete projects on a timely basis, as required.
-    Operate a laptop/smartphone for the purpose of completing work orders, team collaboration, budgeting, vendor management, and submitting reports, as needed.
-    Manage vendors and contractors, solicit vendor bids, and contribute to the budgeting process.
-    Ability to oversee and implement projects, including but not limited to, capital improvement projects, renovations, and upgrades.
-    Calmly and efficiently manage emergency situations as they arise.
-    Respectfully and responsibly, represent Little Sprouts and act with the company?s best interests in mind.
-    Lean and proactively adhere to the State Childcare Regulations for Buildings and Grounds.
-    Learn and adhere to the school?s philosophy for the care of property and materials.  

Required Skills
-    Is able to work a full-time, +/- 40-hour a week schedule, sometimes off-hours as the business requires (i.e., painting, special projects, etc.).  Compensation is paid on an hourly basis.
-    Be able to stand on your feet 75% of the day.
-    Electrical, plumbing, and/or HVAC certifications/license (preferred but not required).
-    Experience using Microsoft Office Suite.  Ability to utilize the online work order system (Asana, Smartsheets, other).
-    Accurately reconcile and produce monthly expense reports, as required, per company standards and policies.
-    Capable of lifting 50 pounds
-    Stand, kneel, twist and bend to perform needed tasks.
-    Available 24/7 for emergencies that may arise.
-    High school diploma/GED
-    Trade/vocational training preferred or three years of on the job experience in maintenance under the same or similar working condition
-    Detail-oriented and organized.  Must be able to manage time efficiently
-    Knowledge of childcare facilities and state regulations is helpful but not required.  Willingness to learn and adhere to state childcare regulations.
-    Strong communication skills
-    Self-motivated and able to work with minimal supervision
-    Willingness to become Certified in Lead Paint and Essential Maintenance Practices (EMP).
-    Willingness to become a (CPSI) Certified Playground Safety Inspector and participate in other field-related course work.
-    Willingness to travel within the state of Connecticut.
-    Responsibly operate and maintain company vehicle for the purpose of performing job-related duties.

How To Apply

Please email your resume to thavrith.thao@masshirelowellcc.com for consideration


354 Merrimack Street
Lawrence, MA 01843

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  • Major Medical
  • Dental Insurance
  • 401K
  • Vacation Leave
  • Sick Leave
  • Education Cost Reimbursement
  • Long Term Disability Leave

Benefit Details


Thavrith Thao


Business Services Representative






107 Merrimack Street
Lowell, MA 01852