Job Description Acelero Learning is seeking talented, driven staff who share our commitment and passion for joyful learning that is aimed at producing graduates who enter kindergarten on par with their middle income peers. If you share our mission and if what inspires you when you wake up in the morning is the opportunity to positively change a child and family\u2019s future, Acelero Learning is certainly the place for you! About Acelero Learning Wisconsin: The mission of Acelero Learning is to bring a relentless focus on positive child and family outcomes to close the achievement gap and build a better future for children, families, and communities served by the Head Start program Acelero Learning is an established Head Start program serving more than 4,000 children and families in 4 states. We also work to expand our impact by providing training and technical assistance resources and opportunities to other Head Start programs around the country. We know all children can achieve at their highest potential. Our mission and philosophies are influenced by what we know is best for children and families and confirmed by research. We implement practices that have been proven to effectively ensure families\u2019 success and prepare children for kindergarten. You should expect a lot from us, because we expect a lot from you.\u00a0 About this role: We are looking for people who exemplify our values of: Follow-through, Data-driven Decision-making, Proactive Problem-Solving, Open Communication, and Teamwork. Primary Job Responsibilities: This position supports the maintenance of high quality Head Start classrooms and overall facilities. Responsibilities include maintaining compliance of facilities and other services with Head Start Performance Standards and other state and federal regulations, and providing custodial services to the program. Responsibilities also include custodial maintenance of all facilities to which s\/he is assigned. The Maintenance Technician will ultimately be evaluated on a combination of skills, dispositions and behaviors, some of which are related to the specific service area of this position and others that represent general expectations of all Acelero Learning employees. Facilities and Operations: Uses knowledge of sound facilities and operational practices ensure compliance with performance standards and licensing requirements, and provide for health and safety of all children in the program. Identifies areas in need of maintenance and repair and responds to those needs promptly and effectively. Performs basic maintenance, construction and technology tasks and effectively utilizes resources to accomplish them. Transport and distribute food and other materials to Head Start sites as needed. Complete work requisitions in a timely manner as directed by the Operations Director. Transport records and materials to climate controlled facility. Responsible for the abatement of licenses. Meet with contractors and vendors to obtain bids. File paper work from transportation trip request, cooks, health and safety checklist, or other requested documentation. Maintain daily driving record of assigned company vehicles and drive safely (if applicable). Set up for Professional Development Day or any school function with required AV and\/or materials. Assemble furniture or equipment. Possess basic knowledge of computer software repair for systems such as Child Plus and sonic walls, etc. Possess basic knowledge of OSHA Standards and compliance requirements. Assist Operations Director with purchasing from local vendors such as Home depot. Must be on call for emergency situations such as investigate alarm systems, accurate building inspections and weather related emergencies as needed. The\u00a0Maintenance Technician\u2019s responsibilities chiefly fall within the core function of Facilities & Operations, although s\/he may perform other tasks as needed. Provide general maintenance to facilities: Cleans all facilities over which s\/he has primary responsibility, including regular cleaning of exposed spaces, bathrooms, and floors. Completes regular maintenance, cleaning and minor repairs at centers and main office upon request. Ensures major repairs and maintenance are completed as requested. Completes routine maintenance of all heating and ventilation systems. Assists in remodeling, refurbishing and repairing of office spaces, classrooms, and storage units which may include minor carpentry, painting, sanding and refinishing of furniture, fixtures and equipment. Perform minor plumbing and electrical repairs and maintenance. Ensures regular maintenance and upkeep of outdoor environments, including lawns, landscaped beds, playgrounds, outdoor structures and parking lots. Completes daily check up of playgrounds as well as monthly check up of facilities and buildings using Acelero\u2019s Health and Safety checklist. Perform routine and thorough inspections of outdoor (playground) areas to insure areas are free of safety hazards, trash, weeds and other debris. Repair and maintenance of building, classroom, storage facilities, machinery and equipment agency wide : Assists in moving office furniture, fixtures and equipment within and between sites to support staffing changes, relocations, remodels and program expansion. Perform routine inspections of site interiors for safety hazards. Perform repairs, maintenance, moving, transporting, and installation of playground structures. Ensure agency machinery and equipment is maintained and stored in a secure location. Demonstrate commitment to mission, values, and policies in the performance of daily duties. Requirements: High School Diploma or equivalent, AA\/AS preferred. HVAC, other certifications preferred. Valid Driver\u2019s license in good standing. Able to lift and move heavy and\/or bulky objects or children weighing up to 75 lbs. Intermediate computer literacy in email, word processing and internet navigation. This position is full time, year round and the\u00a0pay range is $12.81 per hour based on education\/certifications and experience. work place .