Service Maintenance Worker

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Posting Details

Posting Details

Posting NumberS04051PWorking TitleService Maintenance WorkerDepartmentESD Fire SafetyAbout 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 websitePosting TypeExternalRetirement PlanEmployment TypeEmployeeBenefits EligibilityNon-Benefits EligibleFull/Part timePart TimeWork ScheduleAdditional Schedule Information

Monday-Friday, 20-30 hours a week

Advertised Salary$10.25 hourPosting Date10/01/2019Open until filledYesClosing DateProposed Starting Date10/14/2019Special Instructions to ApplicantsLocation of VacancyAthens Area EEO Policy 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 Information

Classification TitleService/Maintenance WorkerPay GradeFLSAJob FamilyFTE.49Minimum Qualifications

Requires are least a high school diploma or equivalent. Please contact your Human Resources office for an evaluation of education/experience in lieu of the required minimum qualifications.

Preferred QualificationsPosition Summary

Verify the readiness and satisfactory physical condition of all portable fire extinguishers and Automated External Defibrillators located throughout campus (and some directly adjacent areas). Inspect each extinguisher (may exceed 300 individual extinguishers monthly) and/or AED on a monthly basis. Results of the inspection are recorded both on a physical tag affixed to each extinguisher and barcode-scanned into a specialized tracking system. Candidates will possess excellent communication skills to ensure that building occupants understand the purpose of their visit and also maintain the tracking database for accuracy and reporting purposes. Work hours are generally flexible, but assigned tasks will be completed within the monthly time frame allotted. A current, valid driver’s license.

Knowledge, Skills, Abilities and/or CompetenciesPhysical Demands

The worker will drive state-owned vehicles, access secured areas, and may occasionally have to climb ladders or enter mechanical areas to reach extinguishers in those respective locations.

Is driving a responsibility of this position?Does this position have operation, access, or control of financial resources?NoDoes this position require a P-Card? NoIs having a P-Card an essential function of this position? NoDoes this position have direct interaction or care of children under the age of 18 or direct patient care?NoDoes this position have Security Access (e.g., public safety, IT security, personnel records, patient records, or access to chemicals and medications)YesCredit and P-Card policy

Be advised a credit check will be required for all positions with financial responsibilities. For additional information about the credit check criteria, visit the UGA Credit Background Check website.

Duties/Responsibilities

Duties/Responsibilities

UGA Environmental Safety Division Fire Safety Employees report to the ESD Fire Extinguisher Coordinator and are responsible for verifying the readiness and satisfactory physical condition of all portable fire extinguishers and Automated External Defibrillators located throughout campus (and some directly adjacent areas). Staff inspect each extinguisher (may exceed 300 individual extinguishers monthly) and/or AED on a monthly basis. Results of the inspection are recorded both on a physical tag affixed to each extinguisher and barcode-scanned into a specialized tracking system.

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    Posted: 10/2/2019
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