Facilities Specialist, Operations Center - FACIL001858-00001 (Onalaska, WI)

compensation: Open
employment type: full-time
job title: Facilities Specialist

Are you a master of all trades? Do you thrive in a dynamic environment where no two days are the same? Altra Federal Credit Union is on the hunt for a Full Time Facilities Specialist to join our team and keep our workplace running like a well-oiled machine! This position is located at our Operations Center in Onalaska WI, however, may also be needed at any of our branch locations and foreclosed homes in Altra’s portfolio.

What’s Required: 

  • Responsible for performing building maintenance tasks and minor building construction
  • Knowledge of multiple maintenance fields (carpentry, electrical, heating, ventilation, and air conditioning, HVAC.)
  • Travel between branch locations (Onalaska, West Salem, La Crose, Winona, Rochester)
  • A professional image that promotes Altra’s brand principles and provides quality member service and staff support
  • Working color vision and hearing
  • Must be able to sit or stand for long periods of time and pushing up to a minimum 100 pounds and pulling of items weighing a minimum of 50 pounds
  • Occasionally bending at the waist, kneeling, lying horizontally, climbing, walking and must be able to climb an extension or step ladder

About the Position:

Work is generally performed in an office environment with some outside work to maintain facilities.  There may be exposure to heat and cold (snow removal), dust, noise level which may require ear plugs, heights, electricity, lubricating fluids, cleaning solvents/fluids, batteries, paints and solvents, water in retention and infiltration ponds. 

Work hours are generally 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Friday with occasional earlier starts or later finishes. There will be times when the Facilities Specialist will be required to be on-call for after hours, weekend and holidays.

Qualified candidates will be required to have a high school diploma or GED/HSED, a two year degree OR trade school certificate OR have equivalent experience in building construction and have one (1) to three (3) years of experience. Must have a valid driver’s license and reliable transportation. There will be times when the Facilities Specialist will be required to be on-call for after hours, weekend and holidays.

Pay and Benefits:

  • Competitive wages based on experience starting at $20.91 - $23.00/per hour!
  •  When bilingual in Spanish or Hmong, receive a $1.00 / hour pay premium after completing and passing the language exam. 
  • Comprehensive benefits package that includes medical / dental / vision coverage, group life insurance, and supplemental life insurance options
  • Up to a 6% Employer-matched 401(k) + additional 3% employer contribution
  • Paid time off, volunteer time off, and your birthday off (paid)!
  • Employee-only perks and discounts

Why work at Altra?

  • Commitment to community engagement with a focus on youth initiatives; diversity, equity, and inclusion; financial literacy; and Altra Gives Back campaigns, focused on giving back to the communities we serve!
  • Professional growth and advancement opportunities – job shadows, FBLA (Future Business Leaders of Altra) and peer mentorship programs, on-site training, tuition assistance, and our very own Altra University.
  • An Innovative and forward-thinking culture driven by our dedicated Business Innovation team.
  • An award-winning wellness program that promotes a work life balance and healthy living! Monthly challenges, employee assistance and chaplaincy services, membership discounts, and even a Fitbit for all employees on Day 1!

Altra is proud to be a Great Place to Work® certified company five years in a row; 93% of our employees say Altra is a great place to work! At Altra, we invest in each other and work together to make a difference in the communities we serve and to help people live their best life!

We support diversity in the workplace and are an Equal Opportunity Employer. Come join our team, it’s where YOU belong!


  • At least one (1) to three (3) years’ of experience in building construction.


  • Associates or better
  • High School or GED or better

Licenses & Certifications

  • Drivers License


  • Principals only. Recruiters, please don't contact this job poster.

post id: 7743437189



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