Maintenance Technician

Hiring Organization: Holden Forests and Gardens
Employment type: Full-Time
Job Location: Cleveland, OH
Application Deadline: May 31, 2017



Maintenance Technician (Garden - 2016)

Position Title: Maintenance Technician

Department: CBG Facilities (570665)



Holden Forests and Gardens (Holden Arboretum / Cleveland Botanical Garden) is recruiting for an individual to fill a full time Maintenance Technician position in our Facilities department. 



  • Facilities Manager


Work Location

  • Cleveland Botanical Garden – Cleveland, Cuyahoga, Ohio, USA
  • Located in the heart of Cleveland’s cultural, health, and education district, 10 minutes east of downtown Cleveland.
  • The Holden Arboretum/Cleveland Botanical Garden recently integrated, making the organization the 13th largest public garden in the United States



  • General building repairs, painting, drywall, and vehicle maintenance. 
  • Assists with the maintenance of all building systems (HVAC, plumbing, water features and lighting repairs, etc),
  • Performs emergency/unscheduled repair of building and mechanical equipment as required, and preventive maintenance.



  • High school graduate, technical school training a plus
  • Three–(3) to five-(5) years of relevant building maintenance experience
  • Demonstrated mechanical and electrical aptitude



  • Must pass criminal background and drug checks; driving record in good standing
  • Exerting 50 to 100 pounds of force occasionally, and/or 25-50 pounds of force frequently
  • Climb ladders, walk over uneven terrain
  • Able to work indoors as well as outdoors in all weather conditions. 


Work Environment

  • Full-time
  • Non-exempt (hourly)



Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled. 


Qualified applicants should submit a resume online:


Posting Date:  December 2016

Closing Date:  Until Filled


Holden Forests and Gardens (Holden Arboretum / Cleveland Botanical Garden) is an Equal Opportunity Employer committed to hiring a diverse and talented workforce. We seek skilled, knowledgeable and experienced individuals to join our staff and enhance our reputation as one of the country’s foremost arboreta.