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🔗Maintenance Technician

  • Full Time
  • Stratford, VA
  • $15.50 - $19.00 USD / Hour
  • Applications have closed
  • Department: Preservation & Maintenance
  • Job Summary: The Maintenance Technician will assist with the maintenance of Stratford Hall's 70 plus buildings, concentrating on newer structures and 30+ log structures.
  • Job Qualifications:


    • High School Diploma
    • Associate degree or Technical Program Certificate is preferred.


    • Experience in building maintenance and/or historic preservation.

    Specialized Skills:

    • A demonstrated proficiency in building maintenance.
    • Ability to organize and prioritize tasks to ensure accuracy and timely completion.
    • Ability to understand manufacturers specifications and written operational procedures.
    • Familiarity with a wide range of building methods and materials.
    • Good computer skills and proficiency in Microsoft Office programs.

    Physical Requirements:

    • Ability to perform construction work, including lifting and carrying and associated manual labor.
    • Ability to lift and carry up to 50 lbs; Ability to stand for long periods of time; Ability to bend and crawl; Ability to climb and balance on ladders.
  • How to Apply:

    Please email a resume and cover letter to Phil Mark at  with “Maintenance Technician Job Search” in the subject line if you are interested in applying for this job. The position will remain open until filled.

  • Job benefits: Stratford Hall offers a generous benefits package and pays a competitive salary for the non-profit sector.
  • Contact Name: Phil Mark
  • Application Email:
  • Application Address: 483 Great House Rd Stratford, VA 22558

Website Stratford Hall

Stratford Hall is a National Historic Landmark located in Westmoreland County, VA nestled along the Potomac River. A publicly accessible museum and historic site for over ninety years and home to the only two brothers to have signed the Declaration of Independence, Stratford Hall will leverage the upcoming 250th Anniversary of the birth of our nation to reintroduce our broad and diverse stories to our communities and stakeholders. A model of historic preservation and land conservation, Stratford Hall contributes actively to the Northern Neck community and encourages applications from strategic thinkers committed to joining this collaborative and dynamic leadership team as we undergo a transformative strategic planning process.

Stratford Hall’s Maintenance Technician will assist with the maintenance of its 70 plus buildings, in support of its overall building preservation and operations policy. This position requires frequent hands-on cyclical maintenance work, including but not limited to plumbing, electrical, roof repairs and carpentry. The Maintenance Technician will spend much of their time working with the non-historic structures on the property.  A large component of this work will deal with over 30 log structures on site.  The Maintenance Technician will also assist the Department with preservation of its historic structures as needed.

General Statement of Duties:

1.     Completion of work orders for tasks related to the physical maintenance and repairs of buildings.

2.     Respond to emergency maintenance situations when needed.

3.     Implement a comprehensive preventative maintenance plan for all non-historic buildings.

4.     Coordinate work of contractors on projects and general maintenance, as needed and assigned.

5.     Perform and manage maintenance duties and activities, including but not limited to electrical, plumbing, HVAC, security/fire suppression and water systems.

6.     Assist with the annual condition assessment of historic and non-historic structures.

7.     Assist with maintaining records and files related to maintenance efforts.

8.     Assist with the maintenance of department tools, vehicles, and equipment.

9.     Assist with cyclical maintenance in the historic area.

10.  Support large onsite events and programs, as needed and assigned.

11.  Weekend work and being on-call for weekends will be required at times.

12.  Additional duties as assigned.