Maintenance Technician

Company Name: 
Richland Library
Columbia, SC
Job Description: 

The Richland Library seeks a Maintenance Technician to join the Operations Department staff. The individual we are looking for is energetic and outgoing, with a positive attitude. He/She is a dependable individual who strives to give excellent customer service, and possesses great communications and organizational skills. This individual will be responsible for a wide range duties including minor maintenance work, processing of materials, setting up conference rooms for various meetings/programs, just to name a few. If you feel like you are the right person for this position, we encourage you to apply! Here are some of the things you would be doing if serving in this position: * Assembling and installing library equipment. * Replacing light bulbs and performing minor electrical repairs on light fixtures. * Assisting in the maintenance of library vehicles. * Under direction, troubleshooting and repairing a wide variety of mechanical and electrical equipment and systems. * Delivering books, supplies, furniture, appliances, money, and other materials to designated locations. * Receiving, processing, and delivering mail and parcels. * Verifying receipt of materials against packing lists and purchase orders. * Maintaining library grounds. * Arranging rooms for meetings. * Performing various other duties as required or assigned. Please visit our website at for further details.


* High school education or equivalent combination of training and experience. * Valid driver’s license and good driving record. Copy of driving record must be provided upon hire. * Physical strength to lift and handle heavy boxes, equipment, etc.; ability to move around easily and continuously. * Some experience in maintenance work highly desirable; aptitude for maintenance work required. * Ability to perform the job.

How to Apply: 

APPLY IMMEDIATELY at No deadline is presently established for this Vacancy. When a deadline is determined, the deadline will be announced 24 hours in advance on the Library’s website. Please do not send your resume/cover letter separately; only materials submitted through our online system are reviewed. You may attach your resume and/or cover letter; but the resume and/or cover letter will not be acceptable as an alternative to completing the online application fully. Keep in mind that if you are applying for multiple positions, you will need to submit an application for each position.