CSS-Dynamac Facility Technician in Charleston, South Carolina

The facility technician will provide routine facility maintenance management in support of scientific research objectives and integration of research activities at The Hollings Marine Laboratory.

DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES include the following. Other duties may be assigned.

  • Perform routine, repetitive daily inspection and maintenance necessary to laboratory building exterior/interior

  • Assists and performs a variety of semi-skilled tasks in connection with laboratory operational maintenance, repair and construction. Tasks will support the scientific research activities, building scientific support, operational laboratory support as well as overall facility operations

  • Assists and performs scientific installation, maintenance, repair and construction in building maintenance trades, such as carpentry, painting, electrical, plumbing, locksmith, carpet, and mechanics

  • Performs duties in connection with receiving, storage and distribution of materials as follows: Receives goods and materials and checks them against purchase orders and delivery documentation to ensure correctness of merchandise and proper condition

  • Maintains shelving in clean and orderly conditions

  • Inspect properties and communicate with management regarding proper grounds keeping and general cleanup and maintenance

  • Perform general grounds keeping on a daily basis; inspect outside of Distribution Center areas, insure disposal areas are kept clean and in a safe condition

  • Maintains accurate records of preventative maintenance schedules, and MSDS sheets.

  • May perform weekly safety checks throughout the facility to ensure a safe and clean environment for the patrons of the facility and to eliminate all hazards


  • One year experience as a semi-skilled worker in one or more of the basic building maintenance trades and/or one year experience in a warehouse distribution operation

  • Knowledge of manual and electrical hand tools

  • Ability to work a flexible schedule, which may include off-shift hours and weekend assignments

  • Must be able to operate a forklift, light truck and other related motorized equipment


  • High School Diploma or General Education Diploma (GED)

  • 1 year of related employment in the building maintenance


  • Must be able to lift and stack objects up to 50 pounds occasionally and frequently exert 10 to 20 pounds of force to lift, carry, push, and pull or otherwise move objects

  • Work involves frequent periods of standing and walking, which may include climbing ladders and staircases

  • Work involves stooping, kneeling, crouching, twisting/turning and reaching; bending at the waist. Indoor/ out-door work environment with exposure to weather extremes

  • Must be able to perceive the nature of sound, utilize near and far vision, depth perception, provide oral information, and possess the manual dexterity to handle and work with various materials and objects which are essential aspects of this position.

CSS, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer, all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability, age, or veteran status.


ID: 2018-1899

Security Clearance Requirement: N/A

External Company Name: CSS-Dynamac

External Company URL: http://www.dynamac.com/

Street: 219 Fort Johnson Road