Maintenance Technician II

Job description

The University of Kentucky's Medical Center Physical Plant is currently seeking 10 Maintenance Technician II's for Facilities Management.

This position is responsible for providing unscheduled and miscellaneous maintenance to UK Medical Center, as well as routine maintenance of building and electrical/mechanical support systems.
Primary responsibilities will include troubleshooting and repairing
the following: plumbing fixtures and minor HVAC (including AHU, reheat, coils, thermostats, and valves), all mechanical/architectural products to include locksets and door hardware, all waste water
piping systems (will include cutting, soldering and threading all types of pipe), minor fire alarm problems, minor nurse call
problems, medical gas system troubles, electric motors and related equipment, minor ice machine problems, minor roofing problems, minor steam systems, pump problems, and minor automatic door problems.

To be considered for all 10 Maintenance Technician II positions you must submit an application to each. One application with not be considered for all 10 openings. To apply for all 10 positions, reference the following job numbers: RE15313; RE15314; RE15315; RE15316; RE15307; RE15305; 51027297; RE16440; RE16441; and RE16442.

Job Title
Maintenance Technician II

Requisition Number

Working Title

Department Name
3CM00:Medical Center Physical Plant

Work Location
Lexington, KY

Grade Level

Salary Range

Type of Position

Position Time Status

Required Education


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Required Related Experience

4 yrs

Required License/ Registration/Certification


Physical Requirements

Lifting, pushing, and/or pulling objects up to and possibly over 50lbs;
Standing or walking with objects up to 25lbs; Sitting at computer workstation
for extended periods; Repetitive motion.
May be exposed to loud noises, fumes, confined spaces, and/or
weather/temperature extremes while on a job-site(s) or traveling to/from
various job sites.


Days [7:30 am - 4:00 pm] however, must be flexible to work overtime, nights,
weekends and holidays to meet the operational needs as directed by Supervisor / Manager / and or Director.


Experience with building and equipment maintenance. Ability to work different shifts and overtime as needed.

Does this position have supervisory responsibilities?

Preferred Education/Experience

HVAC troubleshooting and repair experience; and Driver's License are preferred

Deadline to Apply

University Community of Inclusion

The University of Kentucky is committed to a diverse and inclusive workforce by ensuring all our students, faculty, and staff work in an environment of openness and acceptance. We strive to foster a community where people of all backgrounds, identities, and perspectives can feel secure and welcome. We also value the well-being of each of our employees and are dedicated to creating a healthy place to work, learn and live. In the interest of maintaining a safe and healthy environment for our students, employees, patients and visitors the University of Kentucky is a Tobacco & Drug Free campus.

As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we strongly encourage veterans, individuals with disabilities, women, and all minorities to consider our employment opportunities.

Any candidate offered a position may be required to pass pre-employment screenings as mandated by University of Kentucky Human Resources. These screenings may include a national background check and/or drug screen.

Posting Specific Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

  1. * This position requires the flexibility to work varying shifts and overtime as needed. Are you able to meet this requirement?
    • Yes
    • No
  2. * Please describe your experience as it relates to this job posting.

    (Open Ended Question)

  3. * How many years of maintenance experience do you have?
    • None
    • More than 0, up through 4 years
    • More than 4 years, up through 7 years
    • More than 7 years, up through 10 years
    • More than 10 years
  4. * Do you have HVAC troubleshooting and repair experience?
    • Yes
    • No
  5. * Where did you first see this position advertised other than on UK's online employment system?
    • (Diverse Issues in Higher Education)
    • (Higher Education Recruitment Consortium)
    • A Colleague, Friend and/or Family Member
    • None of the Above

Applicant Documents

Required Documents
    Optional Documents
    1. Resume
    2. Cover Letter





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    Job No:
    Posted: 11/29/2018
    Application Due: 12/12/2018
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