General Maint Tech II

Job description


Posting Number:


Classification Title:

Trades Specialist IV

Internal Title:

General Maint Tech II



Work County:



Division of Administration and Finance


DAF Facilities Maintenance

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Advertised Minimum Salary :


Advertised Salary Range:

$28,903 - $39,228

Part/Full Time:

Full Time

Hours per Week:


Work Schedule:

Typically, 1:30 PM – 12:00 AM
Four days per week

Must be willing to work a flexible schedule to meet the needs of the department.

Type of Staff Position:

Full-time Equivalent (FTE)

Basis :

12 months

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About UofSC:

The University of South Carolina System is comprised of the state’s flagship university in Columbia (founded in 1801 and currently one of the top 50 “Best Colleges” according to U.S. News and World Report), three regional comprehensive universities (USC Aiken, USC Beaufort and USC Upstate), and Palmetto College consisting of four two-year campuses (USC Lancaster, USC Salkehatchie, USC Sumter, USC Union and Fort Jackson/Extended University). Together, the USC System institutions offer more than 450 degree programs on campus and online and are uniquely positioned to meet the state’s educational, cultural, health and research needs. The System employs nearly 14,000 people who work daily to improve the lives of students, fellow South Carolinians and the world. Our diverse engaged faculty and staff enjoy a dynamic and intellectually stimulating work environment.

Diversity Statement:

At the University of South Carolina, we strive to cultivate an inclusive environment that is open, welcoming, and supportive of individuals of all backgrounds. We recognize diversity in our workforce is essential to providing academic excellence and critical to our sustainability. The University is committed to eliminating barriers created by institutional discrimination through accountability and continuous process improvement. We celebrate the diverse voices, perspectives, and experiences of our employees.

Benefit Eligibility Type:

Full-Time Equivalent (FTE)

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Advertised Job Summary:

Performs scheduled security lighting checks as required in all garages as well as maintenance on garage lighting . Performs scheduled outside lighting checks throughout campus to include city and Dominion lighting where it affects the safety of students and campus personnel by flagging and sending light lists to concerned parties in addition to some maintenance on outside lighting. Check and maintain all assigned main Air handler units on campus to include filter changes, coil cleaning and interior lighting changes when necessary. Perform other related duties as assigned pertaining to campus maintenance and emergencies including but not limited to electrical, plumbing, hvac, doors, leaks etc .

Minimum Qualifications (Classified and Unclassified positions):

High school diploma and 3 years directly related trade experience.

Preferred Qualifications:

High school graduate and 6 years experience in the management or supervision of commercial maintenance and repair services relating to electrical systems.


Knowledge and experience in managing resources and inventories. Must have the ability to lead by example, solve problems, take initiative to provide services, develop strong customer relationships, measure cost and performance, keep accurate records, communicate effectively, develop proper procedures, define actions to resolve specific problem situations, communicate to management, and prepare reports.

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Special Instructions to Applicant:

Positions are advertised for a minimum of five (5) business days on our job website. After five (5) business days, positions can be closed at the discretion of the department at any time. This employment site is updated on a regular basis. The length of the recruitment and screening process may vary from position to position, depending upon a variety of factors. Should review of your qualifications result in a decision to pursue your candidacy, you will be contacted by phone or email.

We are only accepting applications submitted by July 5, 2021.

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EEO Statement:

The University of South Carolina does not discriminate in educational or employment opportunities on the basis of race, sex, gender, gender identity, transgender status, age, color, religion, national origin, disability, sexual orientation, genetics, protected veteran status, pregnancy, childbirth or related medical conditions.




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Job No:
Posted: 6/5/2021
Application Due: 7/5/2021
Work Type: Full Time