Part-time Maintenance Worker


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Memorial Coliseum
4000 Parnell Ave
Fort Wayne
Memorial Coliseum
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Open until filled



The Allen County War Memorial Coliseum is currently seeking Maintenance Workers to perform maintenance in the Electrical, HVAC/Plumbing or Audio/Visual areas. These positions are part-time, nonexempt, unclassified and not covered as defined by The Board of Commissioners of the County of Allen Employee Handbook.

Hours vary; nights, and weekends required

Under the Direction of the Plant Facilities Manager, the Part-time Maintenance Worker performs maintenance to Coliseum facilities in one (1) of three (3) areas: Electrical, HVAC/Plumbing or Audio/Visual.



  • Basic electrical troubleshooting
  • Change light bulbs
  • Change electrical devices, such as receptacles, switches, etc.
  • Set power per clients’ specifications
  • Data network knowledge a plus


  • Basic plumbing work and repairs
  • Basic HVAC work and repairs
  • Some refrigeration work


  • Set up and operate sound equipment
  • Identifying different cables (cat 5/6, Coax, XLT, etc.)
  • Repair or make cables
  • Video and theatrical lighting programming knowledge a plus


  • Perform other duties as assigned

Minimum Requirements and Working Conditions



  • High School Diploma or GED
  • Ability to follow instructions and work with little to no supervision to accomplish tasks independently
  • Basic knowledge, experience and/or aptitude in designated area (i.e. electrical, HVAC/plumbing, Audio/Visual)
  • Ability to effectively communicate in a courteous and professional manner with members of the public and other employees
  • Computer knowledge and the ability to learn how to operate software specific to the Coliseum
  • Ability to understand drawings for event set ups
  • Must have a flexible schedule
  • Must have his/her own hand tools and be able to use power tools safely
  • Must be comfortable working at heights ranging from ground floor to upper catwalk levels of arena
  • Must be able to communicate  well with others and relay information to the Plant Facilities Manager


The Part-time Maintenance Worker’s duties involve moderate lifting, pushing, pulling reaching and/or more than normal visual or hearing acuity required for precision work. Performs in an abnormal sitting or standing position.  Manual dexterity moderate. Occasional exposure to hazardous work conditions (noise, fumes, height, slippery, vibration, moving parts).  Moderate exposure to dust, grease, temperature, noise, inadequate lighting, inclement weather, etc.  May work where safety or health may be a factor.