Maintenance Technician

POSITION PURPOSE:

Under the general supervision of the Executive Director of Facilities, the Maintenance Technician performs repairs or installations of varied types of mechanical and electrical systems in campus facilities including off-campus centers.

DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Installs, repairs, and maintains pumps, motors, HVAC systems, refrigeration systems, appliances, electrical equipment, electronic equipment, cables, phone and data lines, and lighting systems and plumbing.
  • Obtains, stores, safeguards and properly uses equipment, materials, supplies, and tools.
  • Keeps record of work performed, materials used, and time spent on projects.
  • Serves in lead worker capacity as designated by supervisor.
  • Makes daily inspections of varied types of mechanical systems to determine need of required maintenance or repairs.
  • Performs other related duties assigned.

REQUIRED EDUCATIONAL BACKGROUND:

Required:

  • Graduation from high school or GED equivalent.
  • Skilled technician in one or more of the following areas: Electrical, Mechanical, Plumbing, HVAC, or other related area.
  • Valid Texas driver’s license.
  • Will consider any combination of experience and training which provides the required knowledge, skills, and ability.

Preferred:

  • Vocational or trade school training.

REQUIRED KNOWLEDGE AND SKILLS:

  • Thorough knowledge of the problems encountered in the repair and maintenance of mechanical equipment in varied types of buildings and structures.
  • Must be knowledgeable in one or more of the following areas: Electrical, Mechanical, Plumbing, HVAC and/or other related field.
  • Proficient in the use and operation of computer systems used in the maintenance and operation of the physical plant.
  • Ability to read and interpret plans, specifications, and equipment operations manuals.
  • Ability to learn quickly from observations, and from oral and written directions.

WORKING CONDITIONS:

  • Ability to lift up to seventy (70) pounds.
  • Variances from regular working hours may be necessary to fulfill the responsibilities of the position.
  • Busy working environment with numerous interruptions.

REPORTS TO:  Executive Director of Facilities

SALARY:  $41,276.00  (This is a 12 month position to be paid over 12 months annually)

APPLICATION DEADLINE DATE:  Open Until Filled