Maintenance Technician

Job description

UNT System Overview:

Welcome to the University of North Texas System, or UNT World as we like to call ourselves. UNT World includes the University of North Texas in Denton, the University of North Texas at Dallas and the University of North Texas Health Science Center in Fort Worth. We are the only university system based exclusively in the robust Dallas-Fort Worth region and we are committed to transforming lives and creating economic opportunity through education. Over the past decade, combined UNTS enrollment has grown by more than 25 percent to nearly 44,000 students.

Posting Title:

Maintenance Technician


HSC-Facilities Admin-356000

Job Location:

Fort Worth

Full Time/Part Time:


Department Summary:

Facilities Management Services is dedicated to providing services to the Health Science Center by maintaining an environment that is conducive to learning, teaching, and research.

Position Overview:

The Maintenance Technician completes work in a manner that will retain or improve the integrity of the work topic and the quality of the surrounding area. Perform duties such as planning and conducting furniture and equipment moves as well as event setups; driving a 15 passenger shuttle bus; performing minor maintenance and assembly of furniture; using a computer on a daily basis.

Minimum Qualifications:

High school diploma or GED and six months of related experience; or equivalent combination of education and experience.

Preferred Qualifications:

The preferred candidate will possess the following additional qualifications:

  • Certification in modular furniture preferred.
  • Ability to work in a fast paced environment.
  • Physical demands include stooping, reaching, holding, pushing/pulling and kneeling.
  • Ability to lift, transport and carry furniture.
  • Willing to use two-way radios to communicate.
  • Bilingual skills a plus.
  • Experience moving heavy equipment a plus.
  • Experience using Microsoft Office Suite.

Required License / Registration / Certification:

Valid Texas Driver’s License

Work Schedule:

Monday-Friday 8am-5pm with occasional after-hours and weekends scheduled when necessary.

Driving University Vehicle:


Security Sensitive:

This is a security sensitive position.

EEO Statement:

The University of North Texas System and its component institutions are committed to equal opportunity and comply with all applicable federal and state laws regarding nondiscrimination and affirmative action. The University of North Texas System and its component institutions do not discriminate on the basis of race, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, religion, national origin, age, disability, genetic information, or veteran status in its application and admission processes, educational programs and activities, and employment practices.

Classification Title:

Maintenance Technician

Physical Requirements:

Carrying, Climbing, Kneeling, Lifting or moving up to 75 pounds, Pulling , Pushing, Reaching, Squatting, Stooping, Bending, Standing, Twisting, Walking, Grasp, Talk or Hear, Driving


Move office furniture, lab equipment, surplus or supplies to locations on or off campus.


Perform setups and tear-downs for special events by arranging tables, chairs, canopies, stages and pipe & drape to customer specifications.


Driving a 15 passenger shuttle bus to transport passengers, while displaying a high level of professionalism


Use a computer to communicate, open and close work orders, training and accessing other resources.


Identify and properly use hand tools, measuring tools and some power tools.

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Job No:
Posted: 6/9/2021
Application Due: 9/7/2021
Work Type: Full Time