Maintenance Foreman

Job description

Maintenance Foreman
Georgia Southern University

Requisition Number: STA002075

Department: 3902150101-Residential Facilities-Aux

Position Status: Full-Time

Position Summary:
University Housing. The Night Shift Maintenance Foreman performs a wide range of supervisory mechanical and building trade tasks in the Maintenance and Repair University Facilities. The Maintenance Foreman is also responsible for the construction and fabrication of various carpentry projects. This position works nights only and routinely rotates on and off of weekends during coverage needs.

Essential Functions

  • Maintains inventory of tools and maintenance equipment used by all
    maintenance workers.
  • Prepares daily log sheets accounting for all work schedules (all tasks
    accomplished by all workers for that specific night shift); supervises
    between 2 and 4 staff maintenance workers.
  • Provides training to Maintenance Workers that covers equipment
    operations, repair techniques and procedures used for conducting
    preventative maintenance tasks on various building systems.
  • Performs ongoing evaluations of building systems and distributes work
    assignments based on results of evaluations.
  • Investigates building system malfunctions and prepares relevant reports.

    Georgia Southern University is a Tobacco Free Campus.

    Minimum Education Required:
    High School Diploma or equivalent

    Could a level of job-related experience higher than the minimum required for the position substitute for the minimum level of education?: No

    Minimum Experience Required:
    Two or more years of related work experience

    Could a level of education higher than the minimum required for the position substitute for the minimum level of job-related experience?: Yes

    Knowledge, Skills & Abilities:
    Ability to operate a University vehicle; effective communication (verbal and written), organization and human relations skills; ability to work well in a diverse environment; proficiency with computer and Microsoft Office Applications software including word processing, spreadsheets, and databases; legally authorized to work in the United States; successful completion of background investigation prior to employment.

    Preferred Education:

    Preferred Experience::
    Previous supervisory experience

    Salary Range: $24,969 - $31,226

    Job Open Date: 07/17/2018

    Job Closing Date: 7/27/2018

    Special Instructions Summary:

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    Georgia Southern University provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, sex, sexual orientation, national origin, religion, age, veteran status, political affiliation, or disability. Individuals in need of reasonable accommodations under the Americans with Disabilities Act to participate in the search process should notify Human Resources: (912) 478-5468 or HR-TDD: (912) 478-0791.





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    Job No:
    Posted: 7/18/2018
    Application Due: 7/30/2018
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