Maintenance Specialist III - Lead

Salary is $18.00 per hour, full-time position working 37.5 hours per week

Easterseals Florida has been rated a 2020 and 2021 Great Place to Work by our employees! We provide services daily that are leading the way to 100% equity, inclusion and access for people living with disabilities, families and communities.   Working at Easterseals is more than just a job - it's an opportunity to be part of something bigger!  If you want to translate your talent, your passion, and your commitment to help people with disabilities, families and the community, you might be exactly what we are looking for.

About the position:

We have an immediate opening for a full-time Maintenance Specialist at Camp Challenge in Sorrento, Florida.  This position is responsible for all the maintenance, janitorial, grounds care, general repairs, and overall facilities management.

Responsibilities include:

  • Hands-on routine maintenance, general repairs, janitorial and overall facility projects and upkeep.
  • Maintenance and repairs -such as painting, plumbing, carpentry, electrical, pressure washing, lawn care, etc.  ( includes operating power tools and maintenance equipment).
  • Janitorial and housekeeping (cleaning restrooms, dining hall, sleeping cabins and other facilities - scrubbing, moping, cleaning) and stocking paper towels, soap, and toilet tissue.
  • Floor buffing and waxing.
  • Working with vendors to obtain bids and complete repairs and projects.
  • Providing vendor monitoring/assistance and oversite for the waste-water treatment facility, well water, and swimming pool
  • Provide assistance with animal farm maintenance, repairs and cleanliness
  • Solve general maintenance problems and make repairs to buildings, grounds and/or equipment as needed
  • Helping with set-up for and clean-up after camping sessions, rental groups, and events
  • Maintain records, complete maintenance reports, complete purchase orders, maintenance manuals and all necessary documentation for facilities.
  • Adhering to safety policies and protocols


  • High School diploma or GED and one year of related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination or education and experience
  • Able to lift and move up to 25 pounds
  • Dependable, trustworthy and able to stay on task with minimal supervision
  • Flexible with working hours
  • Basic knowledge of plumbing and electrical systems (HVAC a plus)
  • Experience using hand and power tools; painting (interior and exterior)
  • Ability to read manuals and drawings and document repairs
  • Very good communication and interpersonal skills
  • Good computer skills necessary
  • Ability to meet Easter Seals Florida Approved Driver Requirements

Easterseals Florida is an AA/EEO employer and Drug Free Workplace (DFWP) (including medical marijuana).