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YMCA of Greater Fort Wayne Maintenance & Facilities Director - Jorgensen YMCA in Fort Wayne, Indiana

Jorgensen Family YMCA Overview

With more than 16,000 members, the Jorgensen Y is a social hub that offers a sense of community, fellowship, and support that enriches people?s lives. This state-of-the-art facility features a wellness center, gym, climbing wall, exercise studios, indoor and outdoor pools. The indoor pool includes lap lanes, water slide, spray features and a zero depth entry. The outdoor pool features lap lanes, water slide, vortex pool, toddler zone, zero depth entry and a snack bar. This beautiful Y is a catalyst for fulfilling our cause, to strengthen the community through youth development, healthy living and social responsibility.

YMCA Mission

To put Christian principles into practice through programs that build healthy spirit, mind and body for all.

Job Summary

The Jorgensen YMCA has an immediate opening for a Maintenance & Facilities Director. Under the guidance of the Executive Director, the Maintenance & Facilities Director is responsible for the maintenance, upkeep, and cleanliness of the branch and mechanical systems. This position also oversees the overall condition of the facilities and performs hands-on tasks on a daily basis. The ideal candidate will be resourceful, detailed, organized, and a problem solver.

Duties and Responsibilities

  • Ensure facility is clean and well maintained including equipment and grounds. This may require hands on duties at times.

  • Provide overall coordination of facility and property maintenance.

  • Hire and supervise all maintenance and housekeeping staff.

  • Perform selected improvements, repairs, and maintenance to buildings and equipment that are within areas of expertise. Ensure the proper operation of all mechanical systems including pool systems.

  • Hire and oversee outside contractors for extensive repairs or projects as needed.

  • Advise branch on maintenance, property, and custodial issues.

  • Maintain records and necessary supplies for the overall condition and operation of the branch.

  • Develop and monitor assigned budget to meet fiscal objectives.

  • Ensure that assigned vehicles are maintained and operated in accordance with the policies and procedures of the Association.


  • The incumbent must be at least 21 years of age with a valid driver?s license.

  • This position requires a High School diploma or equivalent and at least 3 ?5 years of facility maintenance experience, plant management, or related field. Licensing in a specialty like HVAC, plumbing, or electrical is preferred.

  • This position requires the ability to read and follow Safety Data Sheets (SDS) and product labels.

  • Working knowledge of mechanical, electrical and plumbing systems, carpentry, and other maintenance-related areas preferred.

  • Skills in supervision, budget management, and project management.

  • The ability to respond to safety and emergency situations quickly is critical.


Starting Salary Range: $45,000-$55,000Job Location: Jorgensen Family YMCA, 10313 Aboite Center Rd., Fort Wayne, IN 46804Applications accepted through December 01, 2020


  • Health and dental insurance

  • Paid time off and holidays

  • Vision discount program (provided through health insurance)

  • Life insurance

  • Long Term Disability

  • Opportunity for voluntary participation in 403B

  • Retirement plan funded by 12% YMCA contribution (401C)

  • Flexible work schedule

  • Health Savings Account (HSA)

  • Cell Phone Reimbursement

  • Career Development and Training

  • Free YMCA membership

  • Many free and discounted programs

  • Employee Recognition Program

  • Employee Assistance Program

  • Employee Wellness Plan

  • Expense reimbursement