Building & Property Maintenance

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Donald Kerbaugh



Math Skills

used in this program

Basic math (+, -, x, ÷), word problems, rounding

Measuring, geometry

Converting fractions to decimals to percent

Volume and area

Reading Skills

Reading required in this program

Classroom Tests


Minimum of 4 test per marking period; Chapter test & quizzes, Unit test and Vocabulary tests

Certification Tests


CareerSafe (OSHA)




30-45 minutes/day

5 time/week

Homework Requirement


Task List

Aligned with: PA Department of Education Program of Study

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Program Aptitudes

Ability to use hand tools, power tools and follow safety rules both orally and written.

Ability to read & comprehend

Essential Physical Requirements

Some lifting and bending.

Eye hand coordination

Physical Strength and Stamina to endure daily tasks.


Soft Skills

Customer Service skills

Problem solving skills

Time management skills

Ability to work independently; as well as in groups

Uniform & Tool Requirements

Work boots

Grey- T-shirt x2

Dickie Cargo workpants (Rust colored)

Brown belt

Work gloves

Tools- Construction tool belt

20 oz. Straight claw hammer

25’ tape measure

Small speed square (triangle type)


2” 3 ringed binder

Work Environment


Outdoors in all weather conditions

Safety Concerns

Use of personal protective equipment is required to reduce exposure to hazardous elements

Ability to work on ladders



Co-op / Clinical


Must meet eligibility requirements for grades, attendance, performance and percentage of program completion.

Articulation Agreements

NCCER- Associated Builders & Contractors – credits available

Most current information can be found through, look for “How to Earn College Credit” or

Sample of Career Opportunities

(O*Net ID)

Construction Manager (11-9021.00)

First Line Supervisor Construction Trade & Extraction worker


General Maintenance & Repair Workers (49-9071.00)


GROUNDSKEEPING & BUILDING MAINTENANCE                                                              C.I.P. CODE:  46.0401