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Maintenance Manager - full time

The Wells County Public Library is seeking a personable and dependable full-time Maintenance Manager.

This position will be responsible for the daily maintenance and overseeing of the libraries facilities and grounds for continuous improvement. The Wells County Public Library has a passion for serving our communities needs for information, entertainment and community interaction. The Maintenance Manager position is key to meet these goals by providing up kept and well-functioning facilities.


  • Perform daily upkeep necessary for a professional appearance of the library buildings.
  • Coordinate work performed by outside vendors. 
  • Monitor and maintain heating and air conditioning systems. 
  • Perform routine maintenance and repairs as needed for all the library properties. 
  • Maintain library grounds and sidewalks in all seasons. 
  • Supervise and assist in the moving of library furniture and equipment. 
  • Maintain equipment and monitor inventory for janitorial and maintenance needs. 
  • Make recommendations to the Library Director for any needed or anticipated changes in facilities. 
  • Ensure that all library vehicles are cleaned, fueled and in proper working order. 
  • Perform Branch pick-up and delivery service with library van. 
  • Perform other related duties as needed. 


  • High School diploma, GED required. 
  • Proven maintenance experience required. 
  • Valid driver’s license required. 
  • Electrical or Maintenance certification preferred. 
  • Ability to interpret blueprints, specifications and schematics. 
  • Strong self-lead organizational and follow up skills. 
  • Ability to take apart machines, equipment, or devices to remove and replace defective parts; as well as the ability to use common tools. 
  • Must be able to use a computer for email and project requests. 
  • Physical strength and dexterity are required to handle items and boxes up to 35 pounds in weight and to transport loaded book bins. 
  • Must be able to stand, walk, reach with hands and arms, climb, balance, stoop, kneel, crouch, lift and crawl. 

This position is full-time, non-exempt with benefits. Pay will be based on experience and certifications.

To Apply. Applicants will need to send materials to wcpl(at) by Monday, June 5, 2017.

Please include:

  • Letter of Interest 
  • Resume 
  • Three References