Head Facilities Maintenance Worker - Dept of Housing and Residential Life

United States, North America
Feb 20, 2014

San Marcos, TX

Texas State University

Head Facilities Maintenance Worker - Dept of Housing and Residential Life

Job Number: 2014218

Job Description: Responsible for overseeing maintenance for the Department of Housing and Residentila Life Residence Halls and Apartments.

Required Qualifications: - Experience in performing electrical, HAVC, carpentry and plumbing repairs
- Experience supervising, training and appraising subordinate staff
- Ability to understand schematics, building codes and read technical manuals
- Knowledge in completing order requests for material, supplies and equipment
- Be available for occasional on-call duty after hours, weekends and holidays to meet the needs of the University and Department
- Ability to perform all physical aspects of assigned duties, including stooping, reaching, climbing ladders and lifting up to 30 pounds unassisted and 50 pounds assisted
- Knowledge and experience using personal computers for data entry, report writing, e-mail, etc.
- Skill in working as a team member, providing quality customer service and providing clear concise communication both written and oral

Preferred Qualifications: - Possess a combination of experience and education that would likely produce the required knowledge, skills and abilities.
- Three years supervisory experience
- Experience providing maintenance service in an educational environment
- Experience providing apartment maintenance

Additional Information for Applicants: Employment with Texas State University is contingent upon the outcome of a criminal history background check.

Texas State University is a tobacco-free campus. Smoking and the use of any tobacco product will not be allowed anywhere on Texas State property or in university owned or leased vehicles.

Must have a valid Texas Driver License and be a driver in good standing with less than ten (10) points deducted for driving infractions as determined by the Texas State University Driving Standards System. A driving record check will be performed on the selected applicant.

Texas State University will not discriminate against any person (or exclude any person from participating in or receiving the benefits of any of its activities or programs) on any basis prohibited by law, including race, color, age, national origin, religion, sex or disability, veterans status or on the basis of sexual orientation.

Texas State University is a member of the Texas State University System. Texas State University is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Job Posting Number: 2014218

For a detailed description of this position and to apply, visit
jobs.hr.txstate.edu or call (512) 245-2557 or visit our office at 601 University Dr., J.C. Kellam Bldg., Suite 340.

About Texas State and San Marcos:
Texas State University is a emerging research institution located in the burgeoning Austin-San Antonio corridor and in the beautiful Texas Hill Country. It is the largest of eight campuses in the Texas State University System and one of the 75 largest universities in the country, with over 29,000 students and 2,300 faculty and staff.

Texas State is located in San Marcos, a growing community of nearly 50,000 people located about half way between Austin and San Antonio. Texas State enjoys a setting that is unique among Texas universities. The beauty of the crystal-clear San Marcos River and the stately cypress and pecan trees on the campus add to the charm of the university's picturesque setting. Our location on the banks of the San Marcos River provides outdoor recreational activities throughout the year.

Employment with Texas State University is contingent upon a criminal history background check.

Texas State University is a tobacco free campus.

Texas State University is an EOE and a member of the Texas State University System.

Related links:
Apply Online at Texas State University
Texas State University main webpage
Summary of Benefits
Texas State University Human Resources
San Marcos, Texas Chamber of Commerce