*Facilities Support Technician (June 2019)

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*Facilities Support Technician (June 2019)

Lexington, VA
Open Date:
Jun 7, 2019

Under the direction of the supervisor will perform unskilled and semiskilled maintenance. Perform a variety of manual labor duties associated with the various trades within facilities.

STATUS: Part-time, Without Benefits
WORK HOURS: 20 hours per week are anticipated, and the schedule will be Monday - Friday as determined by the department. In this position you are limited to 29 or fewer hours per week and less than 999 hours in your anniversary year.
FLSA: Non-Exempt
MINIMUM PAY: $13.50 / hour

Essential and Related Functions:

  • Transports various items (e.g. tools, equipment, supplies etc.) for the purpose of ensuring the availability of materials required at job sites.
  • Responds as assigned to one or more groups that include, but not limited to Custodial, Painting, Grounds, Plumbing & HVAC, Electrical, Motor, Pool and Power Plant.
  • Supports campus wide activities in areas of set-ups and any other duties as assigned.


A high school diploma or equivalent GED preferred. Must be able to follow verbal and written directions and provide responses in writing. Ability to use computers and to read and respond to emails and to use basic applications is also required. This position requires the possession and maintenance of a valid Virginia vehicle operator's license and a good driving record.

Physical Requirements:

  • Fingering: Picking, pinching, typing or otherwise working, primarily with fingers rather than with whole hand or arm as in handling.
  • Grasping: Applying pressure to an object with the fingers and palm.
  • Repetitive motions: Making substantial movements (motions) of the wrists, hands, and/or fingers.
  • Walking: Moving about on foot to accomplish tasks, particularly for long distances or moving from one work site to another.
  • Standing: Remaining upright on the feet, particularly for sustained periods of time.
  • Balancing: Maintaining body equilibrium to prevent falling when walking, standing or crouching on narrow, slippery or erratically moving surfaces. This factor is important if the amount and kind of balancing the amount and kind of balancing exceeds that needed for ordinary locomotion and maintenance of body equilibrium.
  • Stooping: Bending body downward and forward by bending spine at the waist. This factor is important if it occurs to a considerable degree and requires full use of the lower extremities and back muscles.
  • Kneeling: Bending legs at knee to come to a rest on knee or knees.
  • Crouching: Bending the body downward and forward by bending leg and spine.
  • Crawling: Moving about on hands and knees or hands and feet.
  • Reaching: Extending hand(s) and arm(s) in any direction.
  • Pushing: Using upper extremities to press against something with steady force in order to thrust forward, downward or outward.
  • Pulling: Using upper extremities to exert force in order to draw, drag, haul or tug objects in a sustained motion.
  • Lifting: Raising objects from a lower to a higher position or moving objects horizontally from position to position. This factor is important if it occurs to a considerable degree and requires the substantial use of the upper extremities and back muscles.

Working Conditions:

The worker is subject to both environmental conditions: Activities occur inside and outside.

Types of Work:

Heavy work: Exerting up to 100 pounds of force occasionally, and/or up to 50 pounds of force frequently, and/or up to 20 pounds of force constantly to move objects.

Application Instructions:

Review of applications will begin immediately and continue on a rolling basis until the position is filled.




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Posted: 6/12/2019
Application Due: 12/9/2019
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