Building Maintenance Technician

Hearst Television, Louisville, KY, United States

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Salary min: $42,000

Salary max: $44,000

Duration: Full-Time

Building Maintenance Technician

WLKY-TV, the Hearst Television-owned CBS affiliate, is now interviewing for a full-time Building Maintenance Technician. 

Job Description:

This is a hands-on position.  We are looking for a skilled Maintenance worker to perform upkeep tasks such as repairs, cleaning, and general maintenance. You will be responsible for applying basic fixes to building systems and ensure facilities are tidy and functional.  Additional responsibilities will include but are not limited too light landscaping duties, stocking supplies, and making deliveries and pickups.


Job Responsibilities:                                     

  • General repairs and upkeep throughout the building facility.
  • Maintain building systems including lighting, plumbing, electricity, through hands-on or direct supervision of subcontractors.
  • Coordinate with janitorial staff to ensure supplies are on hand as well as light janitorial duties when needed.
  • Maintain inventory of copy paper and conference room supplies.
  • Shovel and salt building sidewalks and entryways in snowy weather.
  • Maintain landscaping: weed control, tree and shrub control, spread landscape materials.
  • Special projects: interior/exterior painting, furniture moves, assist unloading heavy deliveries, carpentry/construction, installation of light fixtures, and basic manual labor as needed.
  • Deliveries and pickups using a company vehicle.
  • In-person attendance is required. 


Experience Requirements:

  • General electrical and plumbing repair work.
  • Skilled in the use of hand and power tools.
  • Interior/Exterior Painting


Qualifications Requirements:                                  

  • Must have personal skills dealing with all kinds of people.
  • The job requires necessary eye/hand coordination, strength, and agility.
  • Must be comfortable working at heights.
  • Must have the ability to be self-supervising and manage time well.
  • Work overtime, overnight, holidays and weekends, as needed.
  • Valid Driver’s License—Motor Vehicle Record check required.
  • Must have computer skills and be able to use email and other software applications used for timecard and credit card reconciliation. 



  • High school or GED equivalency
  • Hearst Television is a proud supporter of military veterans. Related military training and experience will be considered.



Additional Requirements

As part of its continued efforts to maintain a safe workplace for employees, Hearst Television requires that all newly hired employees be fully vaccinated (as defined by the CDC) against the coronavirus by the first day of employment as a condition of employment, to the extent permitted by applicable law. HTV will consider requests for reasonable accommodations due to medical and/or religious reasons on an individual basis in accordance with applicable legal requirements.

About Hearst Television

Every career with Hearst Television is like a story. How it develops, where it takes you, the milestones you reach along the way – you’ve got a lot to look forward to as your unique career story unfolds.

Hearst Television, a subsidiary of Hearst, owns and operates local television and radio stations serving 26 media markets across 39 states reaching over 21 million U.S. television households. Through its partnership with nearly all of the major networks, Hearst Television distributes national content over nearly 70 video channels including programming from ABC, NBC, CBS, CW, MY Net, MeTV, This TV, Estrella and more.

Hearst Television is recognized as one of the industry's premier companies. It has been honored with numerous awards for distinguished journalism and industry innovation, including the Walter Cronkite Award for political journalism, the national Edward R. Murrow Award, the DuPont-Columbia Award and the George Foster Peabody Award.

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