Job Description

Coordinator Facilities Services Job 3091 (Facilities)
Lexington, KY, United States of America


The Lexington-Fayette County Health Department (LFCHD) is an independent public health agency charged with helping Lexington be well since 1904 and proudly nationally accredited since 2014. Vision: We will move Lexington toward being one of the healthiest communities in the nation. Mission: Helping Lexington be well. Values: We commit to being... Caring: We will treat our clients, community and coworkers with compassion and kindness. Accountable: We will respect all individuals without bias and value their uniqueness. Respectful: We will respect all individuals without bias and value their uniqueness. Equitable: We will provide services and care equitably to all of our clients throughout the community. Service: We are here to serve our clients and community. LFCHD provides a wide range of public health services for the community, including restaurant inspections, flu shots, HANDS visits for moms and dads, diabetes prevention/management, training to licensed child care providers, nutrition through the Women, Infants and Children (WIC) program, school health, a needle exchange program to fight the spread of hepatitis C and HIV, and much more. Visit to learn more about LFCHD!

Job Skills / Requirements

Full-time facilities operations position; 40.0 hours per week; full benefits package. 

Pay range $24.80 - $33.35 per hour. 

Phase 1 external application deadline is June 5, 2023. 

Under general direction of the Facilities Operations Team Leader (FOTL), the Facilities Services Coordinator serves as and is responsible for being the first point of contact within the department for building related needs. Position is responsible for but not limited to ensuring allocation of inner departmental work orders, facilities cleaning/custodial contract quality assurance.  The position also servces as first contact point for summer landscaping as well as winter snow and ice removal, HVAC, electrical, elevator, plumbing, roofing and others as required. The Facilities Services Coordinator also assures quality standards are maintained within the facilities department, the facilities staff and all vendors.  Facilities Services Coordinator manages and oversees all functions of the shipping and receiving areas, including mail handling.  Hours will be core business hours specified for this position; may be required to work other hours if business needs require. 

Required education and experience: Bachelor's degree in public health, community health, public administration or related field plus 3 years of related experience; or Associate's degree plus 6 years of related experience; or HS/GED plus 9 years of related experience. 

Acceptable experience includes mailroom, basic clerical, or applicable vocational training. 



Education Requirements (Any)

High School Diploma/GED

Additional Information / Benefits

Lexington-Fayette County Health Department (LFCHD) offers a comprehensive benefits package to full-time and part-time eligible employees, including paid time off (annual and sick leave accruals). Employee benefits summary: Four medical plans are offered, so you can select the coverage that best meets your needs. Two plan options include an employer-funded health reimbursement account. Employees who waive medical coverage are eligible for an employer-funded health reimbursement account that receives $175 per month. Dental Insurance and Vision Insurance is available with three plan options ranging from basic to comprehensive. Additional benefits include basic life insurance and long term disability; cafeteria plans; wellness program, employee assistance program; paid holidays; paid annual leave and paid sick leave; and tuition reimbursement program. Retirement Benefits include the Kentucky Employees' Retirement System and Cash Balance plan and Kentucky Deferred Compensation which includes 401(k), 457, and IRA options.

Benefits: Medical Insurance, Life Insurance, Dental Insurance, Vision Insurance, Paid Vacation, Paid Sick Days, Paid Holidays, Long Term Disability, 401K/403b Plan, Pension/Retirement, Educational Assistance

This job reports to the Team Leader Facilities

This is a Full-Time position 1st Shift.

Travel is required occasionally

Number of Openings for this position: 1