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Working As A Maintenance Coordinator

  • Inspecting Equipment, Structures, or Material
  • Handling and Moving Objects
  • Performing General Physical Activities
  • Getting Information
  • Repairing and Maintaining Mechanical Equipment
  • $71,920

    Average Salary

What Does A Maintenance Coordinator Do

General maintenance and repair workers fix and maintain machines, mechanical equipment, and buildings. They paint, repair flooring, and work on plumbing, electrical, and air-conditioning and heating systems.

Duties

General maintenance and repair workers typically do the following:

  • Maintain and repair machines, mechanical equipment, and buildings
  • Fix or replace faulty electrical switches, outlets, and circuit breakers
  • Inspect and diagnose problems and figure out the best way to correct them
  • Perform routine preventive maintenance to ensure that machines continue to run smoothly
  • Assemble and set up machinery or equipment
  • Plan repair work using blueprints or diagrams
  • Do general cleaning and upkeep of buildings and properties
  • Order supplies from catalogs and storerooms
  • Meet with clients to estimate repairs and costs
  • Keep detailed records of their work

General maintenance and repair workers are hired for maintenance and repair tasks that are not complex enough to need the specialized training of a licensed tradesperson, such as a plumber or electrician.

These workers are also responsible for recognizing when a job is above their skill level and requires the expertise of an electrician; a carpenter; a heating, air-conditioning, and refrigeration mechanic or installer; or a plumber, pipefitter, or steamfitter.

General maintenance and repair workers may fix plaster or drywall. They may fix or paint roofs, windows, doors, floors, woodwork, and other parts of buildings.

They also maintain and repair specialized equipment and machinery in cafeterias, laundries, hospitals, stores, offices, and factories.

General maintenance and repair workers get supplies and repair parts from distributors or storerooms to fix problems. They use common hand and power tools, such as screwdrivers, saws, drills, wrenches, and hammers to fix, replace, or repair equipment and parts of buildings.

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How To Become A Maintenance Coordinator

Jobs in this field typically do not require any formal education beyond high school. General maintenance and repair workers often learn their skills on the job. They start by doing simple tasks and watching and learning from skilled maintenance workers.

Education

Many maintenance and repair workers learn some basic skills in high school shop or technical education classes, postsecondary trade or vocational schools, or community colleges.

Courses in mechanical drawing, electricity, woodworking, blueprint reading, mathematics, and computers are useful. Maintenance and repair workers often do work that involves electrical, plumbing, heating, and air-conditioning systems or painting and roofing tasks. Workers need a good working knowledge of many repair and maintenance tasks.

Practical training, available at many adult education centers and community colleges, is another option for workers to learn tasks such as drywall repair and basic plumbing.

Training

General maintenance and repair workers usually start by watching and learning from skilled maintenance workers. They begin by doing simple tasks, such as fixing leaky faucets and replacing lightbulbs. After gaining experience, general maintenance and repair workers move on to more difficult tasks, such as overhauling machinery or building walls.

Some general maintenance and repair workers learn their skills by assisting other types of repair or construction workers, including machinery repairers, carpenters, or electricians.

Licenses, Certifications, and Registrations

Licensing requirements vary by state and locality. For more complex tasks, workers may need to be licensed in a particular specialty, such as electrical or plumbing work.

Advancement

Some maintenance and repair workers decide to train in one specific craft and become craftworkers, such as electricians, heating and air-conditioning mechanics, or plumbers.

Other maintenance workers eventually open their own repair or contracting business. However, those who want to become a project manager or own their own business may need some postsecondary education or a degree in construction management. For more information, see the profile on construction managers.

Within small organizations, promotion opportunities may be limited.

Important Qualities

Customer-service skills. These workers interact with customers on a regular basis. They need to be friendly and able to address customers’ questions.

Dexterity. Many repair and maintenance tasks, such as repairing small devices, connecting or attaching components, and using hand tools, require a steady hand and good hand–eye coordination.

Troubleshooting skills. Workers find, diagnose, and repair problems. They perform tests to figure out the cause of problems before fixing equipment.

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Maintenance Coordinator Career Paths

Maintenance Coordinator
Maintenance Director Engineering Director Consulting Engineer
Chief Engineer
10 Yearsyrs
Project Coordinator Construction Manager Facilities Maintenance Manager
Facilities Project Manager
9 Yearsyrs
Maintenance Supervisor Project Manager Program Manager
General Manager
7 Yearsyrs
Operations Manager Plant Manager General Manager
General Manager Of Operations
9 Yearsyrs
Project Manager Construction Manager Operations Manager
Human Resources Manager
7 Yearsyrs
Maintenance Superintendent Maintenance Supervisor
Maintenance Director
11 Yearsyrs
Maintenance Planner Maintenance Supervisor
Maintenance Manager
10 Yearsyrs
Maintenance Director Operations Director Co-Owner
Maintenance Supervisor
7 Yearsyrs
Maintenance Manager Operations Manager
Operations Director
9 Yearsyrs
Maintenance Supervisor Maintenance Manager
Operations Manager
7 Yearsyrs
Project Engineer Engineering Manager Operations Manager
Plant Manager
11 Yearsyrs
Maintenance Manager Plant Manager General Manager
President Of Operations
11 Yearsyrs
Specialist Project Coordinator Project Engineer
Project Superintendent
10 Yearsyrs
Project Manager Program Manager General Manager
Property Manager
6 Yearsyrs
Maintenance Planner Maintenance Manager Operations Manager
Purchasing Manager
9 Yearsyrs
Specialist Maintenance Technician Facilities Manager
Regional Facilities Manager
11 Yearsyrs
Project Engineer Operations Manager
Regional Operation Manager
9 Yearsyrs
Operations Manager General Manager Account Executive
Sales Manager
5 Yearsyrs
Maintenance Superintendent Project Manager Senior Manager
Senior Operations Manager
9 Yearsyrs
Project Coordinator Product Manager Business Unit Manager
Site Operations Manager
9 Yearsyrs
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Maintenance Coordinator Demographics

Gender

Male

68.5%

Female

30.1%

Unknown

1.3%
Ethnicity

White

63.3%

Hispanic or Latino

15.7%

Black or African American

11.1%

Asian

6.7%

Unknown

3.2%
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Languages Spoken

Spanish

68.2%

French

8.2%

German

3.6%

Portuguese

2.7%

Russian

1.8%

Carrier

1.8%

Italian

1.8%

Hebrew

0.9%

Chinese

0.9%

Hawaiian

0.9%

Greek

0.9%

Albanian

0.9%

Dutch

0.9%

Ilocano

0.9%

Occidental

0.9%

Tagalog

0.9%

Cantonese

0.9%

Mandarin

0.9%

Polish

0.9%

Korean

0.9%
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Maintenance Coordinator Education

Schools

University of Phoenix

20.4%

Community College of the Air Force

8.5%

Ashford University

6.6%

Strayer University

5.7%

Southern Illinois University Carbondale

4.7%

Villanova University

4.3%

Old Dominion University

4.3%

University of Memphis

4.3%

Kaplan University

4.3%

Ferris State University

3.8%

A-Technical College

3.8%

University of Alabama

3.3%

The Academy

3.3%

Vincennes University

3.3%

Thomas Edison State University

3.3%

Eastern Michigan University

3.3%

University of Missouri - Columbia

3.3%

Liberty University

3.3%

Indiana Wesleyan University

3.3%

Columbia Southern University

2.8%
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Majors

Business

33.7%

Electrical Engineering

6.1%

Management

5.0%

Industrial Technology

4.7%

Electrical Engineering Technology

4.6%

Mechanical Engineering

4.4%

Accounting

4.4%

General Studies

4.1%

Automotive Technology

3.4%

Aviation

3.3%

Criminal Justice

3.3%

Education

3.2%

Communication

2.9%

Psychology

2.9%

Project Management

2.7%

Environmental Control Technologies/Technicians

2.7%

Computer Science

2.4%

Heating And Air Conditioning

2.2%

Human Resources Management

2.1%

Engineering

2.1%
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Degrees

Other

34.9%

Bachelors

30.9%

Associate

16.2%

Masters

7.9%

Certificate

6.7%

Diploma

2.3%

License

0.6%

Doctorate

0.4%
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Real Maintenance Coordinator Salaries

Job Title Company Location Start Date Salary
Commissioning/Maintenance Coordinator Iowa Fertilizer Company, LLC Beaver, IA Apr 06, 2015 $130,000
Maintenance Coordinator Maverick Tube Corporation MS Jan 19, 2015 $97,000
Maintenance Coordinator Maverick Tube LLC Conroe, TX Jan 05, 2010 $95,000
Maintenance Coordinator Maverick Tube LLC Conroe, TX Jan 29, 2010 $95,000
Power House Operations Maintenance Coordinator International Paper Queen City, TX Jan 07, 2016 $94,719
Operations Maintenance Coordinator (OMC) International Paper Company Queen City, TX Nov 18, 2015 $91,076
Maintenance Coordinator Maverick Tube Corporation Conroe, TX Aug 17, 2011 $85,000
Maintenance Coordinator/Energy Market Model Develo Envapower, Inc. Boston, MA Feb 15, 2010 $85,000 -
$100,000
NDT Maintenance Coordinator Maverick Tube Corporation Blytheville, AR Oct 01, 2013 $80,000 -
$85,000
Maintenance Coordinator Pharmaceutics International, Inc. Huntingtown, MD Sep 17, 2016 $75,000
Maintenance Coordinator/Energy Market Model Develo Envapower, Inc. Boston, MA Mar 01, 2010 $54,163 -
$100,000
Farm Maintenance Coordinator Prestage Farms of Oklahoma, LLC Texhoma, OK Jan 10, 2015 $54,101

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Top Skills for A Maintenance Coordinator

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  1. Preventative Maintenance
  2. Safety Standards
  3. Maintenance Department
You can check out examples of real life uses of top skills on resumes here:
  • Scheduled/monitored preventative maintenance of critical production equipment.
  • Provided first line maintenance support to eight production lines, and nine packaging lines to meet quality and safety standards.
  • Promoted to Maintenance Coordinator in newly developed position and provide structure to maintenance department.
  • Worked with multiple vendors on cost and deliveries, reducing emergency orders by more than 50% and increasing productivity.
  • Managed all maintenance contracts and scheduled monthly maintenance visits accordingly.

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