Sr. Skilled Maintenance Worker (Reg FT)

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Community College of Allegheny County

Position Title: Sr. Skilled Maintenance Worker (Reg FT)

Department: Maintenance

Campus: Allegheny Campus

Additional Information: Seeking applicants that have landscaping/grounds experience as well as pesticide and chemical applications experience.

Work Hours (for hourly positions): Monday - Friday; 7:00 am - 3:30 pm Additional hours, including evening and weekend hours, may be needed to meet the needs of the department.

Salary Grade: SEIU G - $22.04

Job Category: Office Support Staff/Maintenance/Housekeeping

Employment Type: Regular Full-Time

Job Slot: 0428

Job Open Date: 8/31/2018

Job Close Date: 9/17/2018

General Summary: Performs skilled maintenance and repair duties which include painting, electrical, plumbing, air conditioning and carpentry.

Performance Indicators: Must be able to properly handle equipment, materials and supplies in accordance with safety rules and regulations. Error could result in material damage and waste, financial loss and physical harm.

Education and Experience: Requires completion of an apprentice or vocational school training in painting, electricity, plumbing, air conditioning or carpentry.

Certifications/Licensures: Must possess a current air conditioning, mechanics or electricians license. A valid Pennsylvania driver's license is required.

Skill Requirements: Must be able to operate a variety of complex equipment in an area of specialization which requires accuracy and specialized skill.
Physical Requirements, If Applicable: Involves daily exposure to dirt, grease and electrical wires in both indoor and outdoor settings. Frequently requires physical exertion to reach, bend and stand for long periods of time. Must be able to move, lift, carry and push heavy objects.

Job Duties:
1. Performs a variety of skilled maintenance work, with specialization in one or more of the following areas:
2. Painting: Paints walls, woodwork, fixtures, mixes paints for proper color and consistency and applies paint with sprayer and brush. Prepares surfaces for painting, cleans area, removes dirt and old paint and putties holes and cracks.
3. Electricity: Plans, installs, maintains, repairs and performs preventative maintenance on electrical and related equipment, including lighting, power, control, sound, television and signaling systems. Relamps, changes ballasts and troubleshoots and repairs lighting systems. Checks and adjusts time switches.
4. Plumbing: Plans, installs, repairs, and performs preventative maintenance on water, steam, gas or other types of plumbing and pipe fittings. Measures, cuts, welds, assembles and attaches pipe.
5. Air Conditioning: Troubleshoots and repairs fan coil units. Adjusts and replaces pneumatic controls. Prepares cooling tower for start up.
6. Carpentry: Plans and constructs woodwork.
7. Develops, reads and corrects drawings pertaining to area of specialization.
8. Conducts chemical and other diagnostic tests and records results.
9. Picks up and delivers supplies and materials to perform groundskeeping and related duties.
10. Performs general housekeeping and maintenance duties and other related duties as required or assigned.

Secondary Duties (If applicable): Occasionally trains temporary, part-time or newly hired employees.

Clearances: Current criminal record/child abuse clearances will be required if offered the position and in order to be employed at the College. The three clearances are Pennsylvania Child Abuse History Clearance, Pennsylvania State Police Criminal Records Check, and Federal Bureau of Investigations (FBI) Criminal Background Check. The College has provided instructions on how to obtain these clearances and are available here or by going to, selecting "HR Forms and Documents" from the left menu and locating the link named "CCAC Instructions on Clearances.

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Posted: 9/4/2018
Application Due: 12/25/2018
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