Building and Property Maintenance Program Overview

  • Building and Property Maintenance is an interdisciplinary program devoted to the maintenance and care of residential and commercial buildings. The demand for individuals with a diversified vocational knowledge is extremely strong, due to the ever-changing environment of our regional employment market.

    The skills that Building and Property Maintenance students gain create many pathways that can lead toward a bright and rewarding future.

    Students learn to maintain and service buildings and infrastructure, while also ensuring safe work environments. Students understand routine building maintenance procedures, along with understanding the aspects of making continuous improvements to enhance facilities.

Diman Building Maintenance Program


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    We want you to join the Diman family. While we're proud of our vocational programs and their ability to turn young men and women into skilled members of the community, we can't maintain that level of quality without the help of industry professionals. Please consider joining our Vocational Advisory Board, where you will help steer our vocational programs and students toward future success. Learn more and apply here.

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Skills & Careers

  • Students graduating from Diman have a variety of job options open to them. Below is a partial List of jobs Diman Grads from this program are qualified for, depending on their level of education.

    Diman Diploma 2 Year College 4 Year College
    • Building Maintenance
    • Carpenter Apprentice
    • Groundskeeper / Landscape Worker
    • Mason Apprentice
    • Mechanical Maintenance
    • Painter Apprentice
    • Sheetrock/Plasterer
    • Small Engine Repair
    • Facilities Manager
    • Maintenance Supervisor
    • Construction Supervisor
    • Designer
    • Construction Estimator
    • Architect
    • Building Superintendent
    • Civil Engineer
    • Construction Superintendent
    • Plant Engineer
    • Project Manager

    Skills & Skill Areas

    • OSHA 10 Hour Safety
    • Blue Print Reading
    • Carpentry and Woodworking
    • Ceramic Tiling
    • Chief Architect Design Software
    • CNC Machine Operations
    • Energy / Green Technologies
    • HVAC Maintenance
    • Hazardous Material
    • Landscaping / Grounds keeping
    • Machine Processes
    • Masonry
    • Metal Fabrication
    • Oxy-Fuel Cutting
    • Plasma Cutting
    • Scaffolding
    • Sheetrock and drywall
    • Sign Making
    • Small Engine Repair and Maintenance
    • Spray Finishing
    • Painting
    • Plumbing Procedures
    • Welding Processes
    • Vinyl Lettering
    • Wood / Vinyl Siding

In the News

  • Single, foster mom winner of Fall River home built by Diman students

    A single, foster mom of three children has her shot at moving out of her apartment and into her own home. Donna Handler’s number was chosen by lottery Friday afternoon to purchase a home on Duluth Street built by the students of Diman Regional Vocational Technical High School. (5/30/17)

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  • Diman students help the American dream come true by building a new house

    Other than getting your kids more education than you ever had, home ownership is probably the most-desired piece of the American Dream.

    At 132 Duluth St., in the Maplewood neighborhood, a piece of the American dream is a neat ranch house that is almost finished, ready for a lucky first-time homebuyer. (3/24/17)

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  • Diman students put heart into family's new home

    Thomas F. Aubin has a phrase he likes to tell people: His city’s neighborhoods can reclaim their glory days one home at a time. That assertion by Diman Regional Vocational Technical High School’s soon-to-be superintendent-director took root Monday afternoon, with 37 Chicago Street in Fall River at long last holding an open house showcase. (6/28/16)

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  • Swansea softball benched by Diman

    The Diman Building and Property Maintenance program recently built five picnic tables for the Swansea Girls Softball League. The tables were constructed using pressure treated lumber and were designed to last for many years. (4/15/16)

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  • Diman thanks Lowe’s for shop improvement

    Lowe’s beheld the results of their financial support on Tuesday, March 22, when the new Engineering/Technology Center was unveiled during a ribbon-cutting ceremony in Diman’s Machine Tool Technologies shop. The new center was funded by a $25,000 grant from Lowe’s Charitable and Educational Foundation that was administered by SkillsUSA. (3/23/16)

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