Facilities Repairperson

Burlington, VT
Sep 08, 2017
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution

Position Details

Advertising/Posting Title Facilities Repairperson Diversity Statement The University is especially interested in candidates who can contribute to the diversity and excellence of the institution. Applicants are encouraged to include in their cover letter information about how they will further this goal. Posting Summary
Under the supervision of the South Zone Facilities Unit Supervisor, perform general repairs, maintenance, construction and refinishing of building components, systems, furnishings and equipment for Residential Life. Provide functional supervision of summer temporary maintenance staff and maintain a positive working relationship with staff and residents. Work in cooperation with residential education staff to support the individual development and community building efforts for all student residents.

Advance Division's commitment to diversity by: supporting and promoting a safe and healthy community life for people of all races, colors, religions, national origins, genders, sexual orientations, disabilities, and ages, and modeling behavior and articulating expectations that we live and work together in one community, bound together by our commitment to learning and respect for one another
Minimum Qualifications (or equivalent combination of education and experience)
High School diploma and three years related experience required to include general maintenance and/or carpentry. Familiarity with finish carpentry tools and machines required. Valid driver's license or ability to obtain. Ability to lift 50-75 lbs. required. Ability to complete 16-hour asbestos awareness training and State of Vermont Essential Maintenance Practices training. Demonstrated commitment to diversity, social justice, and fostering a collaborative multicultural environment.
Desirable Qualifications
Experience reading blueprints and maintenance and operations manuals highly desirable.
Other Information Special Conditions Bargaining unit position, Occasional overtime/weekend hours required, External candidates must complete a 4-month probationary period, A probationary period may be required for current UVM employees, 40 hour work week Category Facilities//Maintenance/Trades Job Type Full-time FLSA Non-Exempt Hiring Min (Represents full-time (12 months, 1.0 FTE) equivalent salary. Must be prorated for jobs less than 12 months or 1.0FTE (Salary/12 x # of months x FTE)) 14.36 Payband Max (Represents full-time (12 months, 1.0 FTE) equivalent salary. Must be prorated for jobs less than 12 months or 1.0FTE (Salary/12 x # of months x FTE)) 24.41 Staff Hiring Band Staff Union Code UE

Posting Details

Position will be posted for a minimum of one week, after which it is subject to removal without notice.
Job Open Date 09/07/2017 Job Close Date (Jobs close at 11:59 PM EST.) Open Until Filled No

Position Information

Position Title Facilities Repairperson Posting Number S1300PO Department Residential Life/30452 Position Number 00021705 Employee FTE 1.00 Employee Term 12

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    Documents Needed to Apply

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    1. Resume
    2. Cover Letter/Letter of Application
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      The University of Vermont is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. Applications from women, veterans, individuals with disabilities and people from diverse racial, ethnic, and cultural backgrounds are encouraged.