Garage/Parking Lot Tech (61339)

Tallahassee, FL
Aug 11, 2017
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution

Job ID: 41410

Full/Part Time: Full-Time

Regular/Temporary: Regular

Apply On Or Before: 08/16/2017




Responsible for performing preventative upkeep maintenance in parking garages across campus. This includes performing cleanliness checks within the parking structure, entrances, exits, landings, elevators, and stairwells within each parking garage. Empties trash receptacles, sweeps, and blows litter and debris as necessary. Notes where maintenance repair is required and reports complex issues and/or problems to the supervisor.
Uses appropriate equipment, including power washer and blower, to ensure cleanliness and maintenance of each structure. Eliminates stains within parking structure, including parking spaces and pillars/columns. Inspects and cleans parking garage signage. Inspects and cleans gates, gate arms, card readers, etc. Ensures parking garages remain in good and safe operating condition. Reports non-routine issues to the supervisor.
Maintains parking lots in a clean, safe, and orderly manner by mowing, blowing, mobile sweeping, trimming, weeding, and performing minor pest management. Responsible for cleaning debris from grounds, pathways, and parking lots; maintains grounds maintenance equipment.
Operates University vehicles as required. Performs other related duties assigned by supervisor.


High school diploma or equivalency and two years of experience or a combination of post high school education and experience equal to two years. Technical or vocational degree may substitute for experience.
Experience or knowledge of and ability to safely operate machinery, tools, equipment and materials used in area of work.
Experience or knowledge of and ability to identify safety hazards and necessary safety precautions to establish a safe work environment.
Ability to meet physical requirements as determined by position.
Ability to understand and follow written and verbal instructions.
A valid State of Florida or Georgia driver's license, or the ability to obtain.

Pay Plan

This is an USPS (University Support Personnel System) position.

Criminal Background Check

This position requires successful completion of a criminal history background check.

How To Apply

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This position is being re-advertised. Previous applicants need not reapply.