Sr. Building Maintenance Worker - 15490-1A

Job description

Updated: Feb 13, 2021
Location: UC Irvine Campus
Job Type:
Department: MESA COURT

Job Opening ID: 15490

Reports To: Facilities Supervisor I

Working Title: Senior Building Maintenance Worker

Department: Mesa Court

Bargaining Unit: SX

FLSA: Non-Exempt

Payroll Job Code: 008212

Job Location: UCI Campus- Irvine

Percent of Time: 100%

Work Schedule: 8:30am - 5:00pm M - F

Employee Class: Career

Position Summary:

UCI Student Housing serves roughly 9,000 undergraduate and graduate students in six on-campus housing communities that include residence halls, theme houses, and apartments. Comprehensive Residence Life programs, Dining, and other support services are tailored to the needs of each community. Student Housing is part of the Auxiliary Services arm of UCI Student Affairs, and partners with campus colleagues to support the academic success and well-being of students.

Under the general supervision of the Senior Building Maintenance Supervisor, incumbent has operational responsibility for the maintenance and repair of all buildings within the Mesa Court Housing complex. The incumbent has assigned duties in multiple semi-skilled areas within the building trades to include: plumbing, electrical, carpentry, painting, and lock repair. Incumbent’s job placement is community specific but can change depending on department needs.

Compensation Range:

Hourly $21.75 - $24.98

Department Website:


Must have two or more years’ experience work in building maintenance or related position.

Valid driver’s license.

Experience to troubleshoot and repair Basic electrical problems. Must have working knowledge of breaker systems and time clocks. Skill to prepare surfaces for painting. Knowledge and ability to properly apply paint material to multiple surfaces. Must be able to determine and advise supervisor if repair problem needs to be referred to Facilities Management. Perform all other duties as assigned by Supervisor. Respond and report all emergencies. Must possess sufficient written and verbal skills to effectively communicate in English with supervisor, residents and staff. Ability to troubleshot and repair all basic interior and exterior plumbing problems within the complex. Must have skill to operate a power and hand snake. Must have the skills to replace/repair or install the following: switches, garbage disposals, electrical heating systems and bathroom fans. Ability to operate a motor vehicle and electric cart. Must have experience in and a strong working knowledge of the troubleshooting, repair and maintenance of the current lock system. Perform setup of table and chairs and equipment setup as requested by students and staff. Maintain diplomacy in difficult situations, to maintain confidentiality, and to conduct oneself in a professional manner. Skills to use related tools in the performance of minor carpentry projects. Must have experience in furniture repair, basic cabinetry, light framing, installation of dry wall and other wall materials, wall repair, acoustical ceiling repair, door repair and installation (use of mortising jig), wall and floor tiling.



Special Conditions Required:

Must be able to climb stairs.

Must be bondable.

Must be available for some overtime and weekend work.

Final candidate subject to background check. As a federal contractor, UC Irvine is required to use E-Verify to confirm the work status of individuals assigned to perform substantial work under certain federal contracts/subcontracts.

The University of California, Irvine is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer advancing inclusive excellence. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, age, protected veteran status, or other protected categories covered by the UC nondiscrimination policy.

UCI provides reasonable accommodations for applicants with disabilities upon request. For more information, please contact Human Resources at (949) 824-0500.




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Job No:
Posted: 2/13/2021
Application Due: 5/14/2021
Work Type: Full Time