Maintenance Assistant

Job description

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Essential Job Duties:

DASA (Division of Academic and Student Affairs) Facilities is seeking Maintenance Assistants to work with maintenance staff in the residence halls and apartments. The Maintenance Assistants will primarily work to prepare all rooms to be occupied in the fall.

This includes basic work in:
Plumbing – unclogging sink drains, repairing dripping faucets

Electrical – replacing light bulbs, replacing devices

HVAC – replacing filters, cleaning HVAC units

Painting – touch up

Carpentry – furniture repair, replacing ceiling or carpet tiles

Other duties could include: moving furniture, assisting with some project work in all the trades listed above, and other similar work.

This is a temporary position starting mid May through mid August.

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Job City & State:

Raleigh, NC


DASA Facilities

Classification Title:

Temporary Vehicle/Equipment Repair Technician

Working Title:

Maintenance Assistant

Work Schedule:

Monday-Friday; 8am-5pm (flexible)

Department Required Skills:

Must be able to lift 70 pounds from ground to waist high.

Preferred Years Experience, Skills, Training, Education:

Experience working in a property management maintenance environment strongly preferred.

Required License or Certification:

Valid North Carolina Driver’s License

Valid NC Driver's License required?:


Commercial Driver's License Required?:


Anticipated Hiring Range:

$9-$12 per hour

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NC State University is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, national origin, religion, sex, gender identity, age, sexual orientation, genetic information, status as an individual with a disability, or status as a protected veteran.

If you have general questions about the application process, you may contact Human Resources at (919) 515-2135 or [email protected] Individuals with disabilities requiring disability-related accommodations in the application and interview process, please call 919-515-3148.

Final candidates are subject to criminal & sex offender background checks. Some vacancies also require credit or motor vehicle checks. If highest degree is from an institution outside of the U.S., final candidates are required to have their degree equivalency verified at or equivalent service. Degree(s) must be obtained prior to start date in order to meet qualifications and receive credit.

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Job No:
Posted: 9/5/2019
Application Due: 3/25/2021
Work Type: Full Time