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JOB TITLE: Facilities Technician

DEPARTMENT: Facilities

REPORTS TO: Facilities Director

STATUS: Regular, Full-Time (37.5 hours/week, benefited)

CLASSIFICATION: Non-Exempt

SCHEDULE: Variable, Days, Evenings, Weekends and Holidays

DIRECT REPORTS: None 


ABOUT YBCA

Yerba Buena Center for the Arts (YBCA) is San Francisco’s center for art and progress. Opened to the public in 1993, YBCA was founded as the cultural anchor of San Francisco’s Yerba Buena Gardens neighborhood. Our work spans the realms of contemporary art, performance, film, civic engagement, and public life. By centering artists as essential to social and cultural movement, YBCA is reimagining the role an arts institution can play in the community it serves. Our mission is to generate culture that moves people. 

Mission: We generate culture that moves people.

Vision: A community that thrives on inspiration.

The successful candidate will embody our organization’s core values:

  • Abundance: We operate from a place of strength, with a spirit of empathy and generosity. 
  • Authentic Collaboration: We are engaged and interconnected.
  • Personal Agency: We are empowered and accountable.
  • Boldness: We create with courage and purpose. 


ABOUT THE ROLE

The Facilities team is responsible for the maintenance, repair and operations of all YBCA physical facilities. These include administrative areas, a 757-seat Theater, a 6,700 sq. ft. multi-use Forum, three Galleries, an 89-seat Screening Room, Grand Lobby, Outdoor Sculpture Court and East Garden.


PRINCIPAL RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Perform preventive maintenance of YBCA site equipment according to schedule, including HVAC, plumbing, painting, electrical, and life safety systems.
  • Work with the Facilities team to identify, troubleshoot, and make repairs in a timely manner to ensure the uninterrupted operations of all YBCA facilities, programs, and events.
  • Schedule and adjust building temperatures and air flow using Johnson Controls Metasys software.
  • Provide a high level of customer service and support to all YBCA departments as a member of the Facilities team.
  • Assist with service and repair vendors on site as needed.
  • Work independently and with other YBCA Facilities staff in a high quality, efficient, and friendly manner.
  • Work with the Facilities team to ensure COVID-19 and general health and safety measures are implemented on site.
  • Inspect and prepare rooms on site before and after programs and events. 
  • Support YBCA staff during events and programs as needed with repairs, temperature control, and other requests.
  • Other duties as assigned.


MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS

  • High School diploma or GED. Technical School certificate is a plus.
  • At least 2 years relevant experience in facilities and/or building maintenance.
  • Ability to perform skilled tasks without direct supervision; carry out and complete regularly scheduled ongoing maintenance and upkeep tasks.
  • Basic proficiency with PC Windows, Google mail and calendar, MS Office.
  • Demonstrated experience in completing multiple projects effectively within deadlines.
  • Ability to work effectively with people of diverse cultural backgrounds.
  • Ability to perform heavy manual labor for extended periods, according to CAL/OSHA guidelines for health and safety.
  • Ability to work in enclosed, windowless spaces.
  • Availability to work variable schedules, including days, evenings, weekends, split-shifts and holidays.
  • Basic experience in HVAC operation is preferred.
  • Willingness to work alongside contemporary works of art and performances which present challenging and provocative subject matter.


PHYSICAL DEMANDS

Skill in operating office equipment such as a personal computer, copy machine and telephone system. Position will include a large amount of walking between buildings and on event sites and is on his/her feet consistently. Ability to lift 50 pounds. Ability to perform routine bending, stooping, twisting, and reaching. The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

BENEFITS

PTO, Holiday Pay, Medical, Dental, Vision, Flexible Spending Accounts, Group Life and AD&D Insurance, Long Term Disability Insurance, Voluntary Life and AD&D, Employee Assistance Program, Travel Assistance, paid time off to volunteer, and ability to participate in the 403(b) Retirement Plan with match.

EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER

Yerba Buena Center for the Arts (YBCA) is committed to diversity in its programming and in creating a work culture and environment that is reflective of San Francisco Bay Area demography. The Center encourages and actively recruits applicants representing dimensions of difference that include — but are not limited to — age, national origin, ethnicity, race, religion, ability, sexual orientation, gender or political affiliation.

YBCA will consider for employment all qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with the requirements of the San Francisco Fair Chance Ordinance (SF Police Code, Article 49).

APPLICATION STATUS

Hello and thank you for taking the time to apply and let us know that you are interested in joining our team at YBCA. After you apply, you will receive a confirmation email to let you know that your resume has been received. Rest assured, a member of our recruiting team will personally review your application. If you are a potential match for one of our open positions, we will be in touch. If there is not a match right now, we will keep your resume on file for future opportunities. In the meantime, please connect with us on social media @YBCA to learn more about us. Thank you for your time and we wish you the best on your job search. 

 

Agencies and Recruiting Firms: Please note that we will only review applications submitted directly by candidates and do not accept resumes or pay fees to third parties. Any unsolicited resumes received will be considered the property of YBCA.



JOB TITLE: Facilities Technician

DEPARTMENT: Facilities

REPORTS TO: Facilities Director

STATUS: Regular, Full-Time (37.5 hours/week, benefited)

CLASSIFICATION: Non-Exempt

SCHEDULE: Variable, Days, Evenings, Weekends and Holidays

DIRECT…

Details at a Glance

  • Time Commitment
    Full Time Schedule
  • Start Date
    August 16, 2021
  • Education
    High School Diploma Required
  • Professional Level
    Entry level

Benefits

PTO, Holiday Pay, Medical, Dental, Vision, Flexible Spending Accounts, Group Life and AD&D Insurance, Long Term Disability Insurance, Voluntary Life and AD&D, Employee Assistance Program, Travel Assistance, paid time off to volunteer, and ability to participate in the 403(b) Retirement Plan with match.


PTO, Holiday Pay, Medical, Dental, Vision, Flexible Spending Accounts, Group Life and AD&D Insurance, Long Term Disability Insurance, Voluntary Life and AD&D, Employee…

Location

On-site
701 Mission St, San Francisco, CA 94103, USA

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