Skilled Maintenance

Sisters of Divine Providence   Allison Park, PA   Full-time     Maintenance
Posted on August 26, 2022


Sisters of Divine Providence, founders of LaRoche University, are accepting applications for a full-time Skilled Maintenance position for the Congregation's Providence Heights location, located in the North Hills of Pittsburgh. This position will perform general routine preventative maintenance and repairs and will communication and coordinate with service companies, outside vendors and general contractors as necessary.


Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Maintain and service all equipment (boilers, chillers, hot water heaters, etc.) including seasonal adjustments.
  • Perform electrical testing and make repairs, as necessary.
  • Perform paint, drywall, plaster and minor carpentry repairs. 
  • Implement all portions of the annual preventative maintenance plan for heating, plumbing, and electrical equipment at all buildings, inspect, repair and replace equipment or components as required.
Other Responsibilities:
  • Provide back-up and support in an emergency situation outside of normal working hours, as necessary.
  • Monitor and follow-up on all maintenance requests. 
  • Maintain painting tools and equipment in good working order and report any needed equipment purchases/repairs to supervisor.
  • Assist in snow removal at Providence Heights according to established priority plan.
  • Perform daily audit of facilities general condition and report necessary maintenance repairs or potential safety hazards.
  • Skilled in plant maintenance preferable with experience in institutional setting.
  • Possess and keeps current throughout the employment period a valid PA driver's license.
  • Certification from a technical school or equivalent training in maintenance, electrical, plumbing and/or HVAC system.
  • Acquire and maintain all required certifications and licenses, as needed.
  • Strong organizational and inter-personal skills including the ability to relate to all members of the religious community. 
  • Lift up to 50 lbs.




Sisters of Divine Providence is an equal opportunity employer.  All applicants will be considered for employment without attention to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, veteran or disability status. Covid Vaccination Required.