Facilities Maintenance

Manual or Unskilled Labor O'Fallon, Missouri

Position at Nortek Global HVAC

About Nortek Global HVAC

Nortek Global HVAC is a forward-thinking manufacturer of world-class brands with annual sales of more than $500 million across the Residential and Light Commercial market segments.  As a member of Madison Industries, our mission is to make the world safer, healthier, and more productive.  By living our core values of Safety, Integrity, Performance Driven Culture and Teamwork, we are a premier HVAC Company offering energy efficient and sustainable products and solutions that exceed customer expectations through our employees’ commitment to quality, customer service and operational excellence. 


Position Summary: Resourceful Maintenance Technician that is skilled in preventing and correcting facilities related items including HVAC troubleshooting and repair. You have the skills to fix drywall, paint, and have general plumbing and maintenance knowledge. Our team thrives in a team setting, as well as individually, taking pride in doing work with humor and a smile.


Position Key Attributes:

  • Ability to personally live safe and hold themselves and other team members accountable by having their back in support of our Safety core value.
  • Has integrity, works transparently and recognized for treating others with respect.
  • Takes accountability to create and execute solutions that deliver desired results and
  • can “own it” in a Performance Driven Culture. 
  • Works collaboratively as one team in a Teamwork culture.
  • Enjoys embracing and igniting change as a catalyst for improvement.
  • A “builder” who is comfortable in a continuous improvement culture.
  • Can thrive in a “legacy now” culture in which we strive to do the right thing for the company today, even if it is the hard thing, and leave behind a stronger company for the next generation of employees.

Why is this a great opportunity?

  • This position will allow growth and gain experience in a wide variety of facility maintenance tasks, working both individually and with a close-knit group that values teamwork and open communication.  

Position Responsibilities:

  • Conforms to model shop and lab safety practices, keeps current with methods, procedures and processes.
  • Performs repair and upkeep of the building equipment and machinery.
  • Conduct preventive maintenance and inspections of the facility systems and equipment at required intervals.
  • Inspection and maintenance of the facility safety equipment and devices such as emergency lighting, fire suppression system, fire extinguishers, eye wash stations, exhaust systems, etc.
  • Ability to conduct carpentry related tasks such as wall construction and drywall application.
  • Perform some light housekeeping related tasks such as soap disperser/sanitizer refilling, spot vacuuming, cleaning and trash removal as needed.
  • Able to perform some basic electrical wiring for appliance and lighting devices.
  • Repair plumbing issues that may include rest room fixtures, drains, water supplies, etc.
  • Knowledge of HVAC system operation and ability to perform basic maintenance and service for those systems as needed.
  • Understands concepts and applications related to facility maintenance function.

Position Qualifications


  • Safety - above all.
  • High School Diploma or GED.
  • 2 years of experience in building, mechanical equipment maintenance and repair, or combination of education/technical school equivalent and work experience.
  • Knowledge of various computer programs to include Excel, Word, and PowerPoint.
  • Able to lift 30 lbs.
  • Plumbing knowledge and experience.
  • Able to work independently or in a close team with minimal supervision.
  • Good communication, organizational and problem-solving skills.
  • Able to walk and stand for long periods of time, will work in diverse environmental conditions.


  • Refrigerant handling certification.
  • Training in troubleshooting of electrical and electronic circuits.
  • Training in troubleshooting and repair of HVAC systems.


Nortek Global HVAC offers a comprehensive compensation and benefits package. To learn more about us, please visit our company website at http://www.nortekhvac.com/.

Nortek Global HVAC is an equal opportunity employer and does not unlawfully discriminate against any applicant on the basis of race, color, religion, sex national origin, age disability, sexual orientation, or any other class protected by federal or state law.