Macy's Maintenance Technician, Full Time: Akron, OH, Summit in Akron, Ohio


Job Overview:

The Maintenance Technician is responsible for maintaining the following items, including but not limited to: HVAC systems including chillers, rooftop AC units, and split systems; electrical systems; plumbing systems and fixtures; receiving dock as well as some alterations, restaurant, and salon equipment; and building roof and exterior. The Maintenance Technician may also be required to perform these duties in more than one facility. Work generally occurs in a retail store environment with moderate temperature and noise level. * Essential Functions: *

  • Install, maintain, operate and repair mechanical and electrical equipment and other building systems
  • Perform repair and maintenance as required on electrical circuits and power distribution systems; HVAC systems; repairs to plumbing systems; and other building equipment.
  • Utilize Work Order System for assignment of repair work orders as well as preventative maintenance actions.
  • Ensure proper operation of facility HVAC systems: inspect and repair pumps, motors, valves, heating/air conditioning equipment and cooling towers.
  • Ensure systems remain in compliance with local codes.
  • Test, maintain, calibrate, and evaluate equipment by using instrumentation
  • Perform all duties in a safe manner in accordance with established work standards and safety guidelines.
  • Assist with all aspects of maintenance and repair within assigned facilities including ‘on call’ availability.
  • Operate machinery such as pumps, motors, compressors, balers, compactors, and power tools.
  • Perform other duties as specified by the Work Order System, or as directed by supervisor.
  • Regular, dependable attendance and punctuality.

    • Qualifications: *


  • Minimum of five years of experience in the maintenance and repair of a large commercial facility.
  • Strong electrical knowledge and background is required.
  • Current Universal CFC Certification is preferred.

    Communication Skills:

  • Ability to interpret building schematics, prints, and manuals. Candidate must be able to communicate professionally and effectively with peers, managers, and contractors.

    Mathematical Skills:

  • Basic math skills generally obtained at the high school level.

    Reasoning Ability:

  • Candidate must possess ability to prioritize work and to negotiate maintenance and repair workload with store management’s requests while working within limitations of Facilities budget and structure
    Physical Demands:
  • This position involves occasional heavy lifting, lifting of at least 30 lbs. Will occasionally involve stooping, kneeling, crouching, and climbing ladders.

    Other Skills:

  • Must be familiar with PC, windows applications, and preferably a computerized work order system. Some travel between stores will be required.

    Work Hours:

  • Ability to work a schedule based on department and store needs. Must be able to respond to after hours and weekend calls (24/7).

    • This job description is not all inclusive. Macy’s Inc. reserves the right to amend this job description at any time. Macy's Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer, committed to a diverse and inclusive work environment. *

Primary Location: United States-Ohio-Akron
Job: Facilities and Building Maintenance
Req ID: 71578543