Preventive Maintenance Worker

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Position Summary

This position will identify and perform tasks necessary for basic preventive maintenance on a variety of mechanical, electrical, plumbing and structural systems; lubricate, repair, and service the above equipment; change filters, belts, seals, bearings, etc. Replace light bulbs, fuses, ballasts, and make minor electrical switch repairs and replacements; erect and work from ladders, scaffolding, swing stages, boom trucks and similar devices; requisition materials and parts; stock, maintain, and operate a service vehicle; interpret blueprints, diagrams, sketches and job specifications; estimate time and materials to be used on the job; prepare records and service reports of job time and materials expended.

This position will engage in High Performance, leading edge practices, which are Innovative in their approach to increased Stewardship and Service Excellence.

Unit Specific Education/Experience/Skills

Completion of a high school education is required. One year of experience in building maintenance or construction; knowledge of methods, materials, tools, equipment, occupational hazards, and safety precautions of basic skilled trades work. Possession of a valid vehicle operator's license is necessary. Must furnish own tools; frequent lifting of 75 pounds and over; this position requires or will require prior to the completion of the probationary period: knowledge of basic personal computer terminology and operations, and the ability to use e-mail and the Internet

Desired Qualifications

Knowledge of or experience with changing belts, filters, seals, bearings, etc.; knowledge of lighting maintenance (bulbs, fuses, ballasts); experience reading blue prints; knowledge of HVAC systems; knowledge of electrical systems; experience with Microsoft Office products, ability to use the Internet to look up parts for various pieces of equipment, experience in customer contact, ability to work well in a team setting, ability to interact with building occupants provide an outstanding Spartan Experience (customer service), ability to estimate materials to be used on the job; ability to meet MSU safe driving standards.

A creative and innovative lifelong learner with the ability to communicate effectively with a diverse population; able to problem solve within a collaborative team environment; ability to understand different perspectives while utilizing expert knowledge of the technical operations of the job.

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Work Hours

Monday through Friday second shift 4:30pm to 1:00am and may require after-hours, weekend and holiday work.

Summary of Physical Demands

Duties associated with this position involve lifting and carrying up to 75 pounds, pushing/pulling, and climbing ladder, stairs, and working from various types of equipment, including scaffolding.

Summary of Health Risks

Duties associated with this position involve wearing a respirator (does not include paper dust mask worn for comfort)

Bidding eligibility ends on 7/17/2018 at 11:55PM    




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Posted: 7/11/2018
Application Due: 7/17/2018
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