General Maintenance Mechanic

Sugar Grove, IL
Sep 21, 2017
Institution Type
Community College

The General Maintenance Mechanic reports to the Chief Plant Operator. The position is responsible for all routine preventative maintenance of HVAC equipment at the Sugar Grove Campus and extension locations as needed. This includes all heating and cooling systems and it's related air handling equipment.


Maintain and monitor heating and cooling systems. To include inspection, replacement of v-belts, air filters, & grease bearings.
Assist with HVAC system trouble shooting, repairs and maintenance.

Safely maintaining chemical treatment for heating and cooling systems. Closed loops-primarily perform daily testing and make necessary operational adjustments as needed.

Perform monthly boiler safety inspections and testing.

Perform monthly fire extinguisher inspections.

Perform annual Science Building Hood air flow certification testing.

Perform basic plumbing repairs which include sinks, toilets, urinals and water fountains.

Safely troubleshoot 120,208,480 and control circuits. Perform basic electrical repairs and maintenance.

Assist mechanics as required.

Perform other duties as assigned.

Req ID: req284

Job Title: General Maintenance Mechanic

Division: Campus Operations

Location: Sugar Grove Campus

Grant Funded: No

Employment Type: Full-time Support Staff

Compensation Range: 16.87 - 16.87, starting pay, prior experience will be considered

Compensation Type: Hourly

Work Schedule: Other

Other Work Schedule Details: Tuesday through Saturday 9:00 AM - 5:30 PM

Work Hours: 40

Documents to be attached: Cover Letter-Yes
Transcripts-No (can also be provided at interview)

Testing: No

Targeted Hire Date: 10/23/2017

Position Qualifications:
High school diploma or equivalent required.

Two years employment in related field required.

Valid driver's license and a clean driving record required.

Team player, ability to work well with others.

Physical ability to lift 80 lbs. occasionally.

Ability to work from ladders or scaffolds and lifts.

Good communication skills, both oral and written.

Excellent customer service skills.

Ability to do frequent climbing, standing, crawling and walking.

Ability to work with minimal supervision.

Able to perform basic work order functions with smartphone, computer and related devices.


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