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West End UMC

Building Superintendent

West End UMC


Job Summary

Principal Function: Manage and maintain physical plant by assessing systems including but not limited to electrical, plumbing, HV/AC, irrigation, telecommunications, security systems, elevator maintenance, landscaping, kitchen maintenance, etc. Oversee major property projects along with the Property Operations Manager as church representative. Performs a wide variety of day-to-day maintenance repairs and renovations of the facility.

Job Responsibilities

The successful candidate is/has:

Proficient in small repairs such as plumbing, electrical, and HVAC; assesses and knows when to call for an outside vendor

Good knowledge of, and ability to perform, standard maintenance of buildings

Familiarity with building codes

Loves to “tinker” with machinery and figure out how things work

Basic carpentry skills

Good problem-solving skills

Can prioritize projects based on greatest need

Can communicate with people from different backgrounds

A “can-do” spirit; willingness to help out others

Can perform tasks as needed including appliance installation, changing locks, and maintenance on the irrigation system


Physical requirements include but are not limited to, the ability to lift up to 50 lbs, climb stairs and ladders (including accessing the roof), walk, bend, crawl, etc.

Must be able to provide references, pass a background check, and must have a valid driver’s license

Prior experience working in an old building is a plus

Additional Information


  • Paid time off
  • Medical insurance
  • Dental
  • Vision
  • Life
  • Long-term disability
  • Tuition discount
  • Retirement

How to Apply

Please apply on our website at Job Application · West End United Methodist Church (westendumc.org)

To request a paper application, please contact Melanie Paulson at 615-983-8825.

Applicants do not need to be a member of the church.

West End UMC is an equal employment opportunity employer.


  • Date Posted: October 17, 2023
  • Type: Full-Time
  • Job Function: Other
  • Service Area: Other
  • Start Date: 11/01/2023
  • Salary Range: $23-$27/hour
  • Working Hours: M-F/40 hrs week/9:30am-6pm