Facilities (Technician) Knox


The McNabb Center is the region's leading nonprofit provider of mental health, substance use, social and victim services. By focusing on an individual's "Well Mind, Well Being," we provide a quality and compassionate approach to care from infancy through adulthood.

Do you see yourself as a part of this life-changing work? If so, we are currently seeking a qualified and motivated professional for the following position: Facilities Technician

SUMMARY - Facilities Technician

The Facilities Technician is a full time 40 hour per week position; it will require some overtime and will be required for on-call emergency. Performs general maintenance tasks.  Preventive maintenance on HVAC systems, logging and tracking helpdesk requests, meeting with vendors.  Replaces light tubes/bulbs, fixtures and electrical components.  Moving of furniture.

This position requires utilizing a personal dependable vehicle to conduct Center business. Maintaining a dependable vehicle and certified driver status is a condition of employment.

Compensation: Starting salary for this position is approximately $15.78 /hr based on relevant experience and education.

REQUIREMENTS - Facilities Technician


  • High school diploma or GED.  
  • Three years' experience may be considered in lieu of education.  
  • Knowledge of basic electrical, carpentry, plumbing, HVAC systems, construction materials and general construction techniques.


  • A minimum of three years' experience is required in the field of building maintenance and/or construction.  
  • Some knowledge of computers and computer software.  
  • Must be able to work in an environment that includes adults and children.  
  • Applicants must be able to work independently, and with minimal supervision, and possess excellent communication and customer service skills. 
  • Must be able to drive a center vehicle.


  • Normal facility operations environment. 
  • Must have a valid Tennessee driver's license.  
  • Normal/corrected eyesight. 
  • Hearing within normal range. 
  • Must be able to lift a minimum of 40 pounds. 

Helen Ross McNabb Center (www.mcnabbcenter.org) is a premier not-for-profit provider of behavioral health services.  The Center provides quality care and serves all ages in a continuum of prevention, early intervention, social, co-occurring, addiction, outpatient, and crisis services.

Helen Ross McNabb Center is an Equal Opportunity Employer. The Center provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment and prohibits discrimination and harassment of any type without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, national origin, disability status, genetics, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local laws. This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including recruiting, hiring, placement, promotion, termination, layoff, recall, transfer, leaves of absence, compensation and training.

This job description is not intended to be all-inclusive; and employee will also perform other reasonably related job responsibilities as assigned by immediate supervisor and other management as required.  This organization reserves the right to revise or change job duties as the need arises.  Moreover, management reserves the right to change job descriptions, job duties, or working schedules based on their duty to accommodate individuals with disabilities.  This job description does not constitute a written or implied contract of employment.

Helen Ross McNabb Center conducts background checks, driver's license record, degree verification, and drug screens at hire. Employment is contingent upon clean drug screen, background check, and driving record. Additionally, certain programs are subject to TB Screening and/or testing.  Bilingual applicants are encouraged to apply.