Skilled Trade Technician

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Skilled Trade Technician


The primary responsibilities of the Skilled Trades Technician are:

Provide support to Facilities Services team through competent completion of daily work assignments.These assignments will include Electrical, Plumbing, and HVAC systems related maintenance tasks.Work as liaison for after-business-hours communication between Campus personnel and Maintenance Supervision team. Accomplish additional scheduled maintenance tasks including but not limited to swimming pool maintenance, periodic equipment testing, and event set-ups.


Reports to the Director of Mechanical Systems


High School Diploma


Troubleshoot and/or repair mechanical systems and equipment.Assist in the completion of scheduled work assignments.Act as first responder for maintenance issues on Campus during after-hours operations.Provide quality customer service and carry-out position responsibilities as assigned with integrity.Participate as requested in committees or councils that pertain to this position.Maintain a professional image and manner consistent with Indiana Wesleyan University's mission and goals.Support the policies of the University with integrity.Maintain a high level of confidentiality and integrity in all facets of interaction within campus, community and personal relations.May be required to work overtime as directed by supervision.


Supervise and direct student worker pool as needed.

QUALIFICATIONS:(no more than 4-5)

According to Indiana Wesleyan University employment policy all employees must possess a strong Christian commitment and adhere to the standards outlined in the IWU Community Lifestyle Statement.


·Minimum 5 years’ experience in a maintenance related field (Mechanical Equipment -HVAC, Electrical systems, or Plumbing trades), indicating competency in assessing and repairing basic to advanced system repairs.


The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by people assigned to this classification.They should not be construed as an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties and skills required of personnel so classified. In addition, nothing in this job description restricts management’s right to assign or reassign duties and responsibilities to this position at any time. This position may be required to work overtime as directed by supervision.

Indiana Wesleyan University is committed to equal opportunity in employment and maintaining a work environment free from all forms of unlawful discrimination.Accordingly, the University affords equal opportunity to all employees and prospective employees without regard to race, sex, color, national or ethnic origin, disability, age, genetic information, veteran status, or any other status protected by law.

These have access to all the rights, privileges, and programs generally made available to employees at the University.It does not discriminate in the administration of its policies, programs, nor during any phase of employment, including hiring, promotion, demotion, treatment during employment, rates of pay or other compensation, and termination of employment.

As an educational institution operating under The Wesleyan Church, Indiana Wesleyan University reserves and exercises its privileges under applicable law to prefer employees on the basis of religion and who are best suited to its religious purpose.

Indiana Wesleyan University is an Equal Opportunity Employer




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Posted: 9/9/2020
Application Due: 12/8/2020
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