General Maintenance Technician - Pooled Position

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Position Title:

General Maintenance Technician - Pooled Position


Part-time, Hours will be discussed

Position Type:



Building Maintenance

Job Summary/Basic Function:

Maintains, services and conducts minor repairs on buildings and equipment. Performs a variety of semi-skilled duties in the areas of plumbing, carpentry, painting, HVAC equipment servicing, or electrical. Complies with established safety guidelines and procedures. May require a high school diploma or its equivalent. Typically reports to a supervisor or manager. Possesses a moderate understanding of general aspects of the job. Works under the close direction of senior personnel in the functional area. May require 0-3 years of general work experience. Work may be performed both indoors and outdoors and may require heavy lifting, stooping, ladders, and the operation of power equipment and hand tools. The employee in this class has no supervisory responsibilities.

•Assist electricians by Installing or replacing lighting, light fixtures, electrical outlets
•Assist carpenters by performing basic carpentry work and painting as required
•Assist HVAC technicians by installing belts, filters on air handlers, etc.
•Assist plumbers by repairing leaks, fixtures, etc.
•Perform other duties as assigned
•Provide exemplary customer service and a professional image

Minimum Qualifications:

•Basic knowledge of HVAC, plumbing and electrical systems
•Experience using hand and electrical tools
•Ability to read technical manuals and drawings
•Very good communication and interpersonal skills
•Physical stamina and dexterity
•High school diploma or equivalent
•Experience working in the building trades profession is preferred
•Must have a valid Texas Driver’s License

EEO Statement:

Lamar University is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability or protected veteran status.

Veteran's Preference Statement:

Lamar University is proud to provide employment preference to veteran applicants in accordance with Texas 805 Government Code, Section 657.003.

Security Sensitive Statement:

This position is security-sensitive and thereby subject to the provisions of the Texas Education Code §51.215, which authorizes the employer to obtain criminal history record information.



Posting Date:


Open Until Filled:


Special Instructions:

This is Part-time position. No benefits will be offered at this time.




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Job No:
Posted: 9/18/2020
Application Due: 6/13/2021
Work Type: Full Time