Repair Technician

Cardinal Gibbons High School
Employment Type
Full Time
Raleigh, NC
Posted Date

Hours per week: 40

Position Summary:

Cardinal Gibbons High School is a private Catholic High School in Raleigh, NC. We are a college preparatory school of the Roman Catholic Diocese of Raleigh.

We are seeking applicants for a Repair Technician who would be responsible for performing a variety of maintenance and repair tasks to ensure that the school’s facilities are safe, clean, and operational. The role requires a skilled individual capable of handling a wide range of maintenance duties, including plumbing, electrical, carpentry, and general repairs, while upholding the mission and values of Cardinal Gibbons.

Key Responsibilities:

  • General Maintenance and Repairs
    • Perform routine maintenance tasks, such as replacing light bulbs, fixing leaky faucets, and repairing broken furniture.
    • Conduct regular inspections to identify and address potential issues.
  • Electrical and Plumbing
    • Repair and maintain electrical systems, including wiring, outlets, and fixtures.
    • Address plumbing issues, including leaks, clogs, and installing new fixtures.
  • Carpentry and Construction
    • Perform carpentry tasks such as building shelves, repairing doors, and minor installations.
    • Assist with minor construction projects and renovations as needed.
  • Safety and Compliance
    • Ensure that all maintenance and repair work comply with school policies and local safety regulations.
    • Report any safety hazards or maintenance issues to the Director of Facilities.
  • Custodial Support
    • Assist custodial staff with cleaning duties during peak times or special events.
    • Set up and break down spaces for school events, meetings, and activities.
  • Inventory and Supplies
    • Maintain an inventory of tools, equipment, and supplies needed for maintenance tasks.
    • Order new supplies as needed and manage the budget for maintenance materials.
  • Emergency Response
    • Respond promptly to emergency maintenance requests to ensure the safety and functionality of school facilities.
    • Participate in emergency preparedness and response planning.


  • Education: High school diploma or equivalent; vocational training or certification in a relevant trade is preferred.
  • Experience: Minimum of 3 years of experience in general maintenance, repair work, or a related field.
  • Skills:
    • Proficiency in various maintenance skills, including plumbing, electrical, carpentry, and general repairs.
    • Ability to use hand and power tools effectively and safely.
    • Strong problem-solving skills and attention to detail.
    • Basic knowledge of safety protocols and procedures
    • Ability to apply logical reasoning and critical thinking to develop innovative solutions to a variety of repair challenges.
    • Efficient organization and prioritization of tasks to complete repairs within established timelines.

Personal Attributes:

  • Strong commitment to the mission and values of Catholic education.
  • Reliable and punctual with a strong work ethic.
  • Ability to work independently and as part of a team.
  • Good communication skills and a positive attitude.
  • Physical stamina and the ability to lift heavy objects, climb ladders, and work in various weather conditions.

This position will report to the Director of Facilities.

Employment is contingent upon applicant satisfactorily passing criminal background and reference checks.
Must complete diocese-sponsored Safe Environment Training.