Posting DetailsPosition Details Posting NumberG/R01697PWorking TitleMaintenance AssistantDepartmentHousing Facilities - MaintenanceAbout the University of Georgia
The University of Georgia (UGA), a land-grant and sea-grant university with statewide commitments and responsibilities is the state’s oldest, most comprehensive, and most diversified institution of higher education (http://www.uga.edu/). UGA is currently ranked among the top 20 public universities in U.S. News & World Report. The University’s main campus is located in Athens, approximately 65 miles northeast of Atlanta, with extended campuses in Atlanta, Griffin, Gwinnett, and Tifton. UGA was founded in 1785 by the Georgia General Assembly as the first state-chartered University in the country. UGA employs approximately 1,800 full-time instructional faculty and more than 7,600 full-time staff. The University’s enrollment exceeds 36,000 students including over 27,500 undergraduates and over 8,500 graduate and professional students. Academic programs reside in 17 schools and colleges, as well as a medical partnership with Augusta University housed on the UGA Health Sciences Campus in Athens.About the College/Unit/DepartmentCollege/Unit/Department websiteEmployment TypeEmployeeAdditional Schedule InformationAdvertised SalaryAnticipated Start Date05/06/2019Posting Date03/25/2019Closing DateOpen Until FilledYesSpecial Instructions to ApplicantsLocation of VacancyAthens Area EOO Statement
The University of Georgia is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, ethnicity, age, genetic information, disability, gender identity, sexual orientation or protected veteran status.Position Details Position Information
Minimum Qualifications should list both the minimum degree and the field which the degree must be earned. If prior work experience is required, the posting should list both the job in which the experience must be gained, and the minimum duration that will be accepted.Classification TitleTemporary Service/MaintenanceFLSANon-ExemptUGA Job CodeJob FamilyFTE1.0Minimum QualificationsPosition Summary
This is a full-time temporary position with the Department of University Housing. The primary purpose of this position is to lend assistance to skilled trade and maintenance workers with the installation, maintenance, and repair of machinery, electrical and/or electronic components found within Housing facilities.Relevant/Preferred Education, Experience, Licensure, Certification in Position
Age 16 and up.Knowledge, Skills, Abilities and/or Competencies Physical Demands
1. Climb stairs, ladders and scaffolds; may work from a ladder or scaffold.
2. Bend at the waist and the knees.
3. Work with arms and hands overhead for extended periods of time.
4. Use hand tools and power tools.
5. Lift and move items at least 50 pounds in weight, both assisted and unassisted.
6. Crawl to complete various tasks.
7. May occasionally perform work related duties outdoors, in hot or cold weather conditions.
8. Safely operate a UGA state vehicle as necessary.
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