Maintenance Mechanic I (Utility) – 2 Positions

Valhalla, New York
The starting salary is $39,500 plus excellent benefits.
Jun 15, 2017
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The following position requires familiarity with the community college philosophy, and the ability to work within a culturally diverse college population.

Date:       June 15, 2017

TITLE OF POSITION/RANK:  Maintenance Mechanic I (Utility) – 2 Positions


RESPONSIBILITIES:  The Maintenance Mechanic will keep records including, but not limited to work orders, scheduled work and priority projects. S/he will remove snow, salt and sand sidewalks, stairs, roads, etc., and perform additional custodial tasks during the winter months. Reporting defective and damaged equipment and supplies to supervisors for corrective action, maintaining work areas in a clean, orderly and safe condition, and performing routine and emergency repairs and maintenance, both scheduled and in response to emergency situations, is also required. S/he may perform other incidental tasks, as needed.

QUALIFICATIONS:  The successful candidate must possess a minimum of five years of work experience, three years of which must have been in grounds maintenance or general maintenance and repair work. Specific substitutions allowed, including the substitution of the satisfactory completion of high school or the possession of an equivalency diploma for the two years of general work experience. Depending on assignment, the successful candidate must possess a valid license to operate a motor vehicle in New York State, appropriate for the type of vehicle operated.

POSITION EFFECTIVE: The position will remain open until filled.

SALARY & BENEFITS: The starting salary is $39,500, plus excellent benefits.

TO APPLY:    Candidates must be legally authorized to work in the United States at the time of hire. You may send a letter expressing interest in this position, a resume, and three professional references to: Please indicate "CODE: IHE" and “Maintenance Mechanic I (Utility)” in the subject line of the email; or mail to:  Westchester Community College, HR Department, Administration Building – Suite B42, 75 Grasslands Road, Valhalla, New York 10595; Fax: (914) 606-7838

DEADLINE FOR APPLICATIONS: Applications will be accepted until the position is filled.

Westchester Community College provides accessible, high quality and affordable education to meet the needs of our diverse community. We are committed to student success, academic excellence and lifelong learning. Westchester Community College is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer.