Facilities Maintenance Spec 2

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Job Title: Facilities Maintenance Spec 2
Location: Augusta University
Regular/Temporary: Regular
Full/Part Time: Full-Time
Job ID: 225032

Required Qualifications High School Diploma, GED or equivalent from a recognized State or Federal accrediting organization and three years' applicable maintenance experience; Valid driver's license and qualified to operate Augusta University vehiclesKnowledge, Skills, & Abilities Must be able to lift/carry 75 lbs
Ability to maintain confidentiality
Must have thorough knowledge of systems being treated
Excellent interpersonal, written and verbal communication skills
Ability to safely and effectively operate hand and shop power tools
Proficient in Microsoft Office and other computer software/databases
Must have good math and analytical skills to carry out water treatment dutiesPreferred Qualifications Five or more years applicable maintenance experience; One or more years water treatment experience; Technical school certificate in a related field; Licensed Stationary EngineerResponsibilities This position is primarily responsible for the water treatment of systems associated with Plant Operations. This includes steam systems (boiler water), condenser water used in cooling towers, and chilled/hot water closed loop systems. Responsibilities include maintaining treatment levels as prescribed by our water treatment contractor, troubleshoot and repair equipment that is used for maintaining treatment levels, and using/storing treatment chemicals and reagents in accordance with Augusta University's policies and EPA and Georgia EPD regulations. Regular working hours for this position are 8:00 am to 4:30 pm Monday through Friday. Occasional overtime is required. The responsibilities include, but are not limited to:
  • Test and add chemicals to cooling towers, boilers, chilled water and heating water systems to maintain proper levels; Replace water treatment containers as they are emptied; Maintain water treatment chemical and reagent inventory by coordinating with annual contractor
  • Perform preventative maintenance, inspections, diagnosis and repair of mechanical equipment and systems in the Central Energy Plant and other areas for which the Mechanical Shop is responsible; Typical equipment include boilers, chillers, cooling towers, pumps, compressors, etc.
  • Troubleshoot and repair equipment and system for equipment and systems assigned to the Mechanical Shop
  • Attend training as required
  • Perform all other related duties/tasks as assigned
Shift/Salary Shift: Days M-F; May include mandatory overtime which can include holidays, weekends and after regular working hours Pay Grade: 9 Salary: $13.01/hr - $14.66/hr Salary to be commensurate with qualifications of selected candidate within the established range (generally minimum-midpoint) of the position Recruitment Period: 3/30/2021 - until filledConditions of Employment All candidates are required to successfully pass a Background Check review prior to starting with Augusta University.Equal Employment Opportunity Augusta University is proud to be an equal opportunity employer welcoming applicants from underrepresented groups, including individuals with disabilities and veterans.Driver's License Statement The Human Resources Division will request a recent driver's history report from the selected candidate. This report must come from the Department of Motor Vehicles and the fee will be paid for by the candidate. This report will be required prior to an offer being extended by Human Resources and must be from the state(s) in which the candidate has lived in for the past three years.Other Information This position is also responsible for promoting a customer friendly environment and providing superior service to our patients, students, faculty, and employees. "Augusta University is a patient-and family-centered care institution, where employees partner everyday with patients and families for success." Augusta University is a tobacco free environment and the use of any tobacco products on any part of the campus, both inside and outside, is strictly prohibited.




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Posted: 3/31/2021
Application Due: 6/29/2021
Work Type: Full Time