Jul 11, 2021

Facility Maintenance

  • Patterson Companies Inc
  • Mount Joy, PA 17552, USA

Job Description


Job Summary

Maintains positive public appearance of building and grounds. Maintains building and equipment to minimize down time and achieve safety goals. Promotes safe operation of all equipment. Follows appropriate guidelines for these functions.


Essential Functions


  • Maintains Sanitation Procedures;
  • Follows preventative maintenance program for all equipment;
  • Monitors grounds for proper care and appearance;
  • Make prompt repair of equipment to limit down time, as needed;
  • Reports any sanitation issues to Facilities Supervisor;
  • Maintains positive public relations at all times;
  • Maintains facility infrastructure, equipment and systems to ensure operation and minimize down time;
  • Maintains electronic and paper maintenance records.


Other Functions

  • Keeps the distribution center aisles clear and maintains integrity of storage locations;
  • Maintains the housekeeping and sanitation standards of the distribution center;
  • Performs other duties as assigned or requested.



Performance and Conduct Standards

  • Performs duties at or above quality standards;
  • Supports the company goals for quality and continuous improvement;
  • Contributes to an atmosphere of teamwork and cooperation among all distribution center staff.



Physical Requirements





100% of shift


100% of shift


 75% of shift

Operate material handling equipment, machinery and tools

  50% of shift

  30% of shift

  15% of shift

    5% of shift

Lifting and carrying 1-10 pounds

Lifting and carrying 11-25 pounds

Lifting and carrying 26-50 pounds

Lifting and carrying over 50 pounds

  50% of shift

Bending and stooping

  50% of shift

Reaching above shoulder level

  50% of shift

Reaching at shoulder level

  50% of shift

Reaching at waist level

  50% of shift

  15% of shift

Climbing steps and/or ladders

Computer use

    5% of shift

Phone use




Working Environment

The distribution center is a warehouse for the storage and distribution of dental, medical and veterinary supplies and equipment.  In general, the building’s primary work area consists of pallet storage racking, roller storage and small item storage shelving.  The facility uses powered conveyor systems for the transportation of products. Pallet jacks and forklifts are used for palletized products. Some positions require use of safety equipment, which is provided as needed.


Job Qualifications

Education/Training & Skills

  • Post high school mechanical or building trades, or equivalent combination of education and work experience accepted;
  • Competent computer skills, and experience using computerized maintenance systems is preferred;
  • Strong organization skills, attention to detail and follow through to resolve any outstanding issues;
  • Strong time management skills;

·         Ability to read, understand and utilize equipment manuals;

·         Ability to effectively prioritize and multi-task;

·         Ability to effectively communicate with and manage outside contractors and vendors;

·         Possess internal customer service skills;

·         Knowledge of current laws and standards applicable to equipment and building maintenance, and facility security. 


  • One (1) year experience in building trades and/or machine repairs, including but not limited to plumbing, electrical, carpentry, etc.;
  • One (1) year experience in preventive maintenance, troubleshooting and repair of material handling equipment, conveyor systems, and automated equipment.



This job description is subject to change, at management’s discretion, at any time.

What's In It For You:

We provide competitive benefits, unique incentive programs and rewards for our eligible employees:

  • Full Medical, Dental, and Vision benefits and an integrated Wellness Program.
  • 401(k) Match Retirement Savings Plan.
  • Employee Stock Purchase Plan (ESPP).
  • Paid Time Off (PTO).
  • Holiday Pay & Floating Holidays.
  • Volunteer Time Off (VTO).
  • Educational Assistance Program (Tuition Reimbursement).
  • Full Paid Parental and Adoption Leave.
  • LifeWorks (Employee Assistance Program).
  • Patterson Perks Program.

Why Join Patterson?

Click here  to see what it’s like to be a part of our winning team! Patterson isn’t just a place to work, it’s a partner that cares about your success.



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