Facilities Maintenance

Facilities Maintenance


About the Opportunity

The Center for Action and Contemplation is looking for a part-time Facilities Maintenance Person to support our Facilities Manager. In this role, you will help maintain our beautiful Offices and Visitor Center in the south valley of Albuquerque. You’ll perform day-to-day upkeep and solve maintenance problems in order to keep our team running and create a welcoming space for staff and visitors alike.

Our ideal candidate is a jack-of-all-trades with a positive fix-it attitude. You must be service-oriented and willing to jump into a wide range of facilities-related tasks. You will help with everything from non-technical maintenance of plumbing, electrical, heating, ventilating, and/or air conditioning facilities and equipment at a level not requiring formal licensure. You may also perform tasks of other unlicensed trades, such as a light equipment operator, carpenter, painter, and/or locksmith.


About the Center for Action and Contemplation

The Center for Action and Contemplation (CAC) exists to awaken a more loving world through the teaching and practice of the contemplative tradition. The CAC has served thousands of people all over the world for over 30 years, supporting the world-renowned work of Richard Rohr, OFM. Our educational programs and resources empower individuals to live out their sacred soul tasks in service to the world.


Key Responsibilities:

  1. Respond to and resolve maintenance requests.
  2. Maintain the grounds for the Main Campus, Stillpoint and Vineyard sites.
  3. Perform well maintenance and repairs.
  4. Perform acequia maintenance and facilitate flooding.
  5. Provide lawn maintenance and general upkeep, to include irrigation/drip systems.
  6. Monitor and maintain plumbing systems, internal and external.
  7. Maintain roof and gutters.
  8. Manage all seasonally required maintenance, system startups and shutdowns, etc.
  9. Monitor and maintain heating and cooling systems and handles troubleshooting.
  10. Create work environments for new employees to include the purchase and set-up of work stations.
  11. Create and maintain relationships with all outside contractors or service providers; coordinate and monitor all work being performed.
  12. Purchase of maintenance supplies, including monthly inventory of housekeeping products and consumables.
  13. Handle trash and recycling.


Why you’re right for this job:

  • You’re an expert problem solver with a can-do attitude.
  • You enjoy working on teams with great people.
  • You know how to fix almost everything yourself, but you also know when it’s time to ask for help and/or call in a licensed professional.
  • You are approachable, patient, and friendly.
  • You’re service-oriented and you love to get things done.
  • You’re able to communicate clearly in a courteous manner.
  • You’re able to exercise independent judgement and make sound decisions while balancing multiple priorities.
  • You can work autonomously and proactively within the parameters set by your manager.
  • You are highly organized with a strong attention to detail.
  • You embody the CAC’s values of inclusion, compassion, open-mindedness and teamwork.



  • 3- 5 years of experience in HVAC systems, plumbing, and grounds maintenance required.
  • Familiarity with shallow wells and drip systems preferred.
  • Knowledge of Acequia flood irrigation preferred.
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office 365 preferred.
  • Current Driver’s License required.
  • Must be able to lift 50 pounds and carry it up to 90 feet.
  • Bilingual (English and Spanish)


Job Specifications and Pay

This job is on-site, in our Albuquerque office. It is a part-time, 20-32 hours per week. Candidates must be located in Albuquerque, NM. We offer a competitive compensation and benefits package.


To Apply

Please follow this link to view the job description on Indeed.com and apply for this role. You will be asked to submit a resume and cover letter. You should receive a confirmation email from Indeed if your application was successfully uploaded. Please check for this confirmation. If you do not receive confirmation from Indeed, please let us know by sending an email to [email protected] subject line: Issues with Indeed.


EEO Statement

CAC provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability or genetics

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