Building Services Aide I -Athletics Plant Maintenance

The University of Tennessee, Knoxville
Knoxville, TN

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Building Services Aide I -Athletics Plant Maintenance

This position will assist and aide in the daily custodial duties, preventative maintenance, and general maintenance for all athletic facilities.


Duties and Responsibilities:

· Daily general maintenance and cleaning of athletic facilities.

· Post-athletic department sponsored event cleaning.

· General painting on athletic grounds and facilities, including but not limited to touch-up painting, exterior surfaces at ground level, etc.

· Other duties as assigned.

Required Qualifications:


High school diploma or GED required/Associate’s Degree preferred in a related field.



Working in general custodial services/facilities maintenance for a company or university/college is required.



· Basic cleaning and general maintenance knowledge and skills

· Basic skills with hand and small electric tools.

· Knowledge of maintaining different types of flooring and surfaces.

· Ability to identify safety hazards and report to supervisor.

· Ability to set up and break down athletic events.

· Basic knowledge of small engine maintenance (basic air blower, pressure washer, etc.)

· Ability to work in a team and collaborative environment.

· Excellent time management skills



Demonstrated behavioral expectations include:

· Unquestioned integrity and trustworthiness.

· Flexible to various scheduling to include nights, weekend work and some holidays.

· Commitment to the Athletics Department and University’s mission.

Job: Other Services Jobs
Primary Location: US-Tennessee-knoxville
Organization: Athletic Plant Maintenance
Schedule: Full-time
Job Posting: Aug 1, 2021, 8:32:53 PM


Working at The University of Tennessee, Knoxville

Founded in 1794, the University of Tennessee is one of the nation’s oldest and most storied public universities. Based in Knoxville, Tennessee’s flagship land-grant institution includes the statewide Institute of Agriculture and the Space Institute in Tullahoma. The university embodies excellence in teaching, discovery, scholarship, research, creative activity, outreach, and engagement. Known as the Volunteers, we lead with a spirit of selflessness, empathy, and courage, and strive to be champions for diversity, equity, and inclusion

UT Knoxville is a Research 1 university with 11 academic colleges and more than 900 programs of study. With an enrollment of more than 30,000 students, our academic programs are repeatedly ranked top in their class. The university co-manages Oak Ridge National Laboratory, the country’s most prominent national lab, driving innovation in advanced manufacturing and materials, national security, and more. We are closely connected with our communities through outreach and extension efforts across Tennessee and through partnerships with non-profits, corporations, and industries—regionally, nationally, and around the globe.

The city of Knoxville is nestled in the foothills of the Great Smoky Mountains. The modern, thriving community is surrounded by gorgeous lakes and hundreds of miles of walking, hiking, and biking trails. Situated along the banks of the Tennessee River, our beautiful features an eclectic music scene, internationally recognized festivals, unique restaurants, and a robust offering of diverse cultural activities. Knoxville is located within a day’s drive of Atlanta, Nashville, Asheville, Charlotte, Louisville, Cincinnati, Memphis, Chicago, and Washington D.C.

Knoxville and the surrounding counties have a population of more than 850,000 people. The region houses many leading corporations and organizations, including Oak Ridge National Laboratory, Pilot/Flying J, the Tennessee Valley Authority, and Regal Cinemas, along with HGTV, Food Network, and other networks owned by Discovery Inc.

As a member of the UT family, you will be surrounded by top-notch faculty, staff, and students from around the world. You will be part of a diverse campus community that is passionate about changing the world and cheering for the Vols on game day.

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