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Facility Maint Tech-Mech TradeCompetency Level:
Facilities Maint Tech - Mech Trade (Plumber - day shift) - #123523Department:
Facilities ManagementPosition Summary:
The primary location of this position is on the main Cullowhee, NC campus.Knowledge, Skills, & Abilities Required for this Position:
The primary purpose of the position is to install, maintain and repair building plumbing and sanitary waste systems, building heating and domestic hot water systems, underground water and steam distribution lines, and sewer mains.
Position works at the contributing level of standard plumbing procedures and practices. Skilled in the use of wide variety of tools and equipment associated with the trade. Ability to learn safety, local plumbing codes and regulations, and how to read blueprints. Ability to maintain effective working relations with other employees, departments and general public. Ability to to learn different types of piping systems and plumbing tasks. Required Minimum Training: Completion of High School or equivalent. Three (3) years progressive experience in the installation, maintenance and repair of building plumbing and sanitary waste systems, building heating and ventilation systems, underground water and steam systems, and sewer mains. Valid North Carolina Drivers License. Must be able to work from ladders and work in confined spaces, to include steam manholes. Must be able to work in both hot and cold environments.Minimum Qualifications:
High school diploma or equivalency; or demonstrated possession of the competencies necessary to perform the work. Some positions may require special licenses or certification.Anticipated Hiring Range:
Experience in the trade(s) areas related to the area of assignment may be substituted on a year-for-year basis.
Permanent Full-TimeNumber of Hours per Week:
40Number of Months per Year:
12Salary Band Range:
$24,618 - $60,603Salary Grade:
For administrative purposes during the implementation of Career Banding this Contributing level position is considered a Salary Grade 61Open Date:
08/10/2022Open Until Filled:
NoSpecial Instructions to Applicants:
Applicants must apply online in order to be considered. Please include a cover letter, resume, a list of references (with complete contact information) and any licenses and/or certifications you may have.Background/E-Verify:
PLEASE COMPLETE ALL AREAS OF THE APPLICATION. INCOMPLETE APPLICATIONS MAY NOT BE GIVEN CONSIDERATION IN THE REVIEW PROCESS.
Applicants must upload a DD-214 if claiming Veteran’s Preference.
If no applicants apply, who meet the required Knowledge, Skills, Abilities/Competencies and Training and Experience requirements, then management may consider other applicants.
Effective October 1, 2015 all new hires into positions subject to the State Human Resources Act (SHRA) will serve a 12 month probationary period as defined by the North Carolina Office of State Human Resources (OSHR).
Final candidates are subject to criminal & sex offender background checks. Some vacancies also require credit or motor vehicle checks. Credential Verification:
Western Carolina University uses E-Verify to confirm employment eligibility of all newly hired employees. To learn more about E-Verify, including your rights and responsibilities, please visit www.dhs.gov/E-Verify. Proper documentation of identity and employability are required at the time of employment.
All new employees are required to have listed credentials/degrees verified within 30 days of employment. All new employees who will be teaching are required to provide official transcripts within 30 days of employment. Transcripts should be provided for the highest earned degree and/or the degree which is being used to satisfy credential/qualification requirements.AA/EOE:
Western Carolina University is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race; color; religion; sex; sexual orientation; gender identity or expression; national origin; age; disability; genetic information; political affiliation; National Guard or veteran status, consistent with applicable federal, state and local laws, regulations, and policies, and the policies of The University of North Carolina. Additionally, the University promotes the realization of equal employment opportunity for minorities, women, persons with disabilities, and veterans through its affirmative action program.University Safety:
Persons with disabilities requiring accommodations in the application and interview process please call (828) 227-7218 or email at [email protected]
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