Building Maintenance Aide

Lincoln Electric System

Located in Lincoln, Nebraska, customer-owned LES is one of the nation’s leading utility companies. We’re recognized for low costs, reliability, financial stability, innovation, environmental stewardship, community involvement and exceptional customer service. So, if you are looking for a career, and not just a job; if you value working in an atmosphere that values passion and talent, high personal standards, service excellence, the environment and the community in which we live- LES may be the place for you.  


Job Title

 Building Maintenance Aide 

Employment Type

Starting Pay Range

Posting Date


 $16.72 - $20.35 


Employment Classification


Closing Date


 Corporate Operations 





Job Technical Skills – Performs a variety of duties, under direct supervision, requiring skill in operation, maintenance, repair and modification of LES owned buildings in accordance with LES policies, safety rules, procedures and practices to maintain efficient and functional buildings. Specific duties include prioritizing tasks, engaging in continuous process improvement to gain efficiencies, working independently to get work completed to meet facility goals, and respond to after-hour facility and grounds needs as needed. Completes some work in close proximity to high voltage systems and equipment.

  • Assists with performing professional landscaping services for LES owned and leased grounds including but not limited to, mowing, pruning, edging, spraying, moving rock, dirt, and snow.
  • Removes snow and spreads sand, chat and salt on snow- or ice-covered surfaces by operating snow blowers, tractors and shovels. With guidance, applies appropriate chemicals properly on grounds and landscapes using the appropriate personal protective equipment and according to specifications. Disposes of, or labels and stores, residual chemical products as directed.
  • Assists with Performing floor care, general cleaning, replenishing supplies, moving furniture, operates cleaning equipment, sets up meeting rooms, and other minor facility maintenance projects.
  • Assists with ensuring grounds maintenance equipment and building maintenance equipment are operational by performing routine and preventative maintenance and cleaning of tools, equipment and machines within reasonable capabilities.
  • Delivers supplies, materials, and equipment between facilities.


Teamwork – The ideal candidate in this role has the ability to effectively interact, cooperate, collaborate, and manage conflicts with other people. Shows enthusiasm toward being a member of the group; actively participates in team meetings and activities; leverages the skills and interests of coworkers to achieve goals and solve problems; supports team decisions.


Job Technical Skills – The individual in this position keeps his/her technical skills current; effectively applies specialized knowledge and skills to perform work tasks; understands and masters the technical skills, knowledge, and tasks associated with his/her job; shares technical expertise with others.


Initiative – Seeking a candidate who takes action on his/her own without being prompted; handles problems independently; able to resolve issues without relying on extensive help from others; does more than is expected or asked.


Adaptability – The successful candidate maintains a positive attitude in the face of change; appropriately adjusts behavior and activities to changing conditions.


Accountability – The ideal candidate in this role holds self and others responsible for goals, outcomes, deadlines, and objectives and follows through on commitments. Takes accountability for delivering on commitments; owns mistakes and uses them as opportunities for learning and development.



  • High school diploma or G.E.D., and
  • Six months to one year of related experience, or
  • An equivalent combination of education and experience sufficient to successfully perform the essential duties of the job.



  • Valid driver’s license.
  • Certified Pesticide Applicator preferred
  • Commercial Driver’s License (CDL) preferred






EEO Minorities/Women/Disabled/Veterans

Job ID: 5566

Posted 13 days ago

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