DuPont Building Maintenance Technician in Johnston, Iowa

Building Maintenance Technician (Job Number: 191331W-01)


DuPont Pioneer is seeking Facilities Maintenance Technicians to perform mechanical maintenance functions including preventive maintenance, repairs, and building maintenance projects at our Johnston, IA corporate campus. DuPont Pioneer offers an excellent benefits package that begins on your first day of employment. This includes a generous 401k match, health and dental insurance, 15 days of vacation, a variable bonus plan, and much more! Come grow your career with DuPont Pioneer!

Responsibilities include but are not limitedto:

  • Contribute to the mechanical maintenance team byperforming building maintenance, preventive maintenance, repairs, and projectsto control/maintain the environment and working conditions for employees and tocontrol/maintain laboratory conditions required for company researchactivities.

  • Assure jobs are completed in a timely manner.Interface as needed with contractors to coordinate projects andvendors/suppliers regarding needed materials and supplies.

  • Preventive maintenance, general troubleshooting, andrepair responsibilities include: automated building management system,telephone, refrigeration, heating, cooling, ventilation, plumbing, electrical,carpentry, and locksmithing.

  • Prioritize and organize work schedule by utilizingPM system reports and work orders. Maintain accuracy, neatness, and coderequirements. Work with shop purchasing coordinator to order necessary materialsand supplies. Maintain all work on the PM/Work order system which is updateddaily for review by supervisor.

  • Participate as part of building maintenance team byattending meetings, working as a team member with co-workers on problem solvingand utilizing their assistance. Coordinate with supervisor when decision-makingquestions are needed for job completion.


The following are required:

  • High School Diploma or GED and 2-3 years of tradeexperience, OR a technical diploma/degree in a related field ofstudy

  • Skills in troubleshooting A/C and refrigerationsystems, HVAC systems, and building electric systems

  • Knowledge of 110 volt, 220 volt systems, singlephase and 3-phase electricity

  • Proficient with computers

  • Ability to work independently as well as withteams

  • Good communication skills

  • Current and valid driver’s license

  • Willing and able to lift up to 50lbs with or withoutreasonable accommodations

  • Willing and able to work on-call whenrequired

The following are preferred:

  • Technical school

  • Stationary Engineer License (1st or 2nd), JourneymanPlumber License, and Fireman License

  • 3-5 years of trade experience

  • Knowledge of pneumatic systems, electricalcontrols

  • HVAC preventive maintenance background

  • Knowledge of BAS systems and CMMSsystems

Primary Location: NA-United States-Iowa-Johnston

Organization: Corporate

Schedule: Full-time

Education Level: High School Diploma/GED (±11 years)

Employee Status: Regular

Job Type: Experienced

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