Engineer I

Alexandria, Virginia
Jul 25, 2022
Dec 09, 2022
Engineer, IT, QA Engineer
Full Time
Job Description

Established for the purpose/s of operating and maintaining an attractive, healthy, safe, and comfortable facility for students, staff, and the public; providing equipment and furniture arrangements for meetings, classroom activities, and events; minimizing property damage, loss, and liability exposure; ensuring that assignments are completed in a safe, proper and timely manner and supervising and supporting assigned custodian.


Education: Targeted job-related education that meets the organization's prerequisite requirements.

Certificates & Licenses: Low-Pressure Boiler Operator Certificate

Experience: Job-related experience with increasing levels of responsibility is required.

Essential Functions
  • Arranges furnishings and equipment (e.g. teacher moves, relocating classrooms, computer set up, etc.) in preparation for meetings, classroom activities, and special events.
  • Attends meetings (e.g. workshops, in-service, etc.) for the purpose of conveying and/or receiving information.
  • Cleans assigned school facilities, as may be required, (e.g. cafeteria, kitchen restrooms, and ground) to maintain a healthy, safe and attractive environment.
  • Communicates with the principal on daily basis to discuss work planned for that day.
  • Coordinates requirements for special events (e.g. scheduling special events, meetings, building, and facility safety, etc.) to ensure availability of facilities and/or equipment and the number of custodians required.
  • Informs personnel regarding procedures and/or status of work orders to provide necessary information for making decisions, taking appropriate action, and/or complying with health and safety regulations.
  • Inspects school facilities to ensure the site is suitable for safe operations and maintained in an attractive and clean condition, identifying necessary repairs due to vandalism, equipment breakage, weather conditions, etc.
  • Maintains a variety of documents (e.g. building inventories, building or equipment warranty, MSDS sheets, inspections, etc.) for an up-to-date reference and audit trail for compliance.
  • Maintains custodial equipment to ensure the availability of items required to properly maintain facilities.
  • Performs routine and preventive maintenance on heating and air conditioning equipment (e.g. checking fluid levels, condition of belts and pulleys, oiling/greasing motors, replacing filters, cleaning and painting machinery, etc.) and regulates individual climate control units for satisfactory climate control in an efficient manner.
  • Prepares documentation (e.g. preventive maintenance schedule for the facility, work, and vacation schedules, work orders, requisitions, daily and overtime slips, annual budget requests, work orders, etc.) to provide written support and/or convey information.
  • Prepares facilities for daily operations (e.g. opening gates, building access doors, disarming security systems, raising flags, minor repairs, etc.) to ensure facilities are operational and safe for occupancy.
  • Receives freight deliveries and verifies the accuracy of orders and ensures proper storage.
  • Recommends policies, procedures, and/or actions (e.g. equipment, products, vendors, etc.) that promote the efficient operation of maintenance/custodial services and regulatory compliance.
  • Repairs or submits work orders, as appropriate on facilities and systems (e.g. boilers, locks, doors, electrical equipment fixtures, etc.) to ensure that facilities and systems are in safe operating condition.
  • Responds to immediate safety and/or operational concerns (e.g. facility damage, injured and ill students, security/fire alarms, etc.) and takes appropriate action to maintain a functioning educational environment.
  • Trains assigned custodial personnel (e.g. cleaning solvents, floor care, etc.) in the orientation of new employees, developing professional skills, and safety awareness.
  • This position is considered emergency essential and the employee will be required to report to work regardless of weather or school conditions.

  • Criminal Justice Fingerprint/Background Clearance.
  • Tuberculosis Skin Test.

Public Health Compliance
  • Proof of COVID vaccination. Exemptions for religious/medical will be reviewed.
  • Must follow safety and health protocols.


Primary Location:
Naomi L. Brooks Elementary School
Salary Range:
$38,043.20 - $46,779.20 / Support SUP-14
Shift Type:

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