The maintenance technician is responsible for maintaining the buildings and related equipment in a timely, efficient, and professional manner.  Must be knowledgeable in general building maintenance, HVAC, plumbing, electrical, and carpentry. The technician is responsible to the Assistant Director of Physical Plant.

Primary Responsibilities

Assist with maintaining physical plant such as boilers, chillers, and pumps.

HVAC routine maintenance and inspections.

Plumbing repairs such as faucet repairs, adjustments, and installations.

Pool maintenance as directed.

Assist with the snow removal as needed.

Must be flexible with work hours and have the ability to take 24-hour on-call duty.

Performs other duties as assigned.


  • High School diploma or equivalent.
  • Significant general maintenance experience with a minimum of five years’ experience.
  • Strong troubleshooting and problem-solving skills.
  • Physical/Environmental requirements:  Bend, squat, stand, crawl, and climb. Walk for long distances, reach above shoulders, handle objects, push, pull kneel, carry or lift over 50 lbs., work may necessitate working in confined spaces or high spaces.
  • Valid North Carolina Driver’s License.
  • Ability to pass a criminal background check.
  • Ability to meet the eligibility requirements for coverage by Salem College’s automobile insurance policy.

Review of applications will begin immediately. Applicants should complete an application and send to, or mail to:

Salem Academy and College
Attn:  Brenda Hutchens
601 South Church Street
Winston-Salem, NC  27101

Salem Academy and College is an equal opportunity employer.