Maintenance Assistant

Job description

Posting Number:

G/R12264P

Working Title:

Maintenance Assistant

Department:

Housing Facilities - Maintenance

About 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 (https://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 7,700 full-time staff. The University’s enrollment exceeds 39,000 students including over 30,000 undergraduates and over 9,000 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/Department:

University Housing’s mission is to provide comfortable, affordable and secure on-campus housing options in residential communities where the academic success and personal growth of residents are encouraged and supported. University Housing operates as a self-supporting auxiliary unit within the Division of Student Affairs. More than 8,000 students live on campus, where University Housing manages more than 2.8 million square feet of space in 22 residence halls, 20 apartment buildings, four Greek Park houses and 18 buildings on UGA’s nearby Health Sciences Campus. The department employs more than 700 staff members to conduct the operations of a comprehensive and integrated student housing organization.

College/Unit/Department website:

https://housing.uga.edu/

Employment Type:

Employee

Advertised Salary:

$10.25 per hour

Anticipated Start Date:

05/17/2021

Posting Date:

04/27/2021

Open Until Filled:

Yes

Location of Vacancy:

Athens Area

EOO 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. Persons needing accommodations or assistance with the accessibility of materials related to this search are encouraged to contact Central HR ([email protected]).

Duties/Responsibilities:

Transfer tools, parts, equipment and supplies to and from work stations and other areas.

Percentage of time:

25

Duties/Responsibilities:

Assist or perform maintenance tasks such as painting, plumbing, electrical and AC equipment change out as needed.

Percentage of time:

25

Duties/Responsibilities:

Assist or perform preventative maintenance tasks, such as AC equipment cleaning and filter changes, drain maintenance and fire extinguisher or emergency light inspections.

Percentage of time:

20

Duties/Responsibilities:

Escort contractors and outside vendors to specific work areas.

Percentage of time:

10

Duties/Responsibilities:

Keep all work areas clean. Remove trash and debris associated with all day to day tasks.

Percentage of time:

10

Duties/Responsibilities:

Notify supervisor of all work completed so that work orders can be created and/or closed.

Percentage of time:

5

Duties/Responsibilities:

Perform other duties as assigned

Percentage of time:

5

Classification Title:

Temporary Service/Maintenance

FLSA:

Non-Exempt

FTE:

1.00

Position Summary:

This is a full-time temporary position with the Department of University Housing. The primary purpose of this position is to lend assistance to skilled trade and maintenance workers with the installation, maintenance, and repair of machinery, electrical and/or electronic components found within Housing facilities.

Physical Demands:

1. Climb stairs, ladders and scaffolds; may work from a ladder or scaffold.
2. Bend at the waist and the knees.
3. Work with arms and hands overhead for extended periods of time.
4. Use hand tools and power tools.
5. Lift and move items 50 pounds in weight, both assisted and unassisted.
6. Crawl to complete various tasks.
7. May occasionally perform work related duties outdoors, in hot or cold weather conditions.

Is this a Position of Trust?:

Yes

Does this position have operation, access, or control of financial resources? :

No

Does this position require a P-Card? :

No

Is having a P-Card an essential function of this position? :

No

Is driving a requirement of this position?:

No

Does this position have direct interaction or care of children under the age of 18 or direct patient care?:

Yes

Does this position have Security Access (e.g., public safety, IT security, personnel records, patient records, or access to chemicals and medications):

Yes

 

 

 

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Posted: 4/28/2021
Application Due: 6/27/2021
Work Type: Full Time
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