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Maintenance Specialist II, Fs Zone Maintenance- Dining Services

The University of Tennessee, Knoxville
Knoxville, TN
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Maintenance Specialist II, Fs Zone Maintenance - Dining Services

Regular, Full-time - Market Range 04  (Three Positions)

The Zone Maintenance Food Service Specialists II are responsible for the maintenance and repairs of all campus facilities which includes: buildings, grounds, and utility systems.  The Food Service Maintenance Specialist repairs and performs routine maintenance on all mechanical/electrical within the envelope of buildings and perimeter.  This division maintains all buildings, lights, ceilings, doors, restrooms, HVAC equipment, etc.  This position also requires specialized knowledge, training and skills to repair various types of food services equipment i.e. commercial ovens, stoves, dish machines, coolers, coffee/espresso makers, vent hoods etc. Must have the ability to use and care for basic diagnostic test equipment and adhere to all safety procedures and trainings as required by the university, department and regulatory agencies.  The employee in this position will also be working special events at the University.  Due to frequently being the first point of contact, Specialist II should have good communications skills to be able to effectively interact with all members of the Campus community including but not limited to: staff, faculty, administration, visitors, contractors, and vendors.  Contributes to the overall success of Facilities Services by performing other essential duties (for example: snow removal) and responsibilities as assigned.  Employee must keep work site and maintenance shop clean and safe.  Check emails and work orders on a daily basis via computer.

Minimum Qualifications:

High school degree (or GED) required and 2 years’ experience, or the completion of a technical training program or an apprenticeship program.

Valid Tennessee Driver’s License

Applicant must be able to wear a respirator.

Be able to work the required shift

Applicant must be in good physical health and able to lift and carry up to 50 pounds.  The applicant should have the ability to communicate effectively with co-workers, supervisors, staff, and university personnel and work with others in a respectful, cooperative manner.  Applicant should be reliable in attendance, clean and neat in appearance.   Applicant should have the ability to climb a ladder and/or work on a lift, when height of task is over six (6) feet high, work in high places, noisy environments and flashing lights.  Ability to utilize power tools, read electrical and electronic schematics, use and understand volt-ohm meters. Have knowledge of food service health and safety regulations. 

Job: Other Services Jobs
Primary Location: US-Tennessee-knoxville
Organization: Fs Auxiliaries
Schedule: Full-time
Job Posting: Aug 5, 2022, 6:02:45 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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