Job Description - Specialist, Grounds Equipment Maintenance
Description View created on 12/18/2014

Specialist, Grounds Equipment Maintenance

FLSA Status: Non-Exempt
Pay Grade: 8
Job Title ID: 16104
Job Series/Job Family: Business Services Series / Building & Grounds Family

Reports To

Supervisor, Grounds

Job Purpose

To repair and maintain grounds equipment and plan and implement a preventative maintenance schedule.

Description of Duties and Tasks

Essential duties and responsibilities include the following. Other duties may be assigned.

  1. Implements a preventative maintenance program for all grounds equipment; performs preventative maintenance by changing oil, lubricating, replacing worn parts, and adjusting equipment.
  2. Maintains inventory of belts, blades, and other parts; maintains records on repairs and repairs broken or damaged equipment; requisitions replacement parts.
  3. Maintains tool room and all tools and equipment repair manuals needed to perform mechanic work on equipment.
  4. Demonstrates to grounds staff proper starting and operational methods for each piece of grounds equipment.
  5. Orders parts from suppliers and picks up and delivers equipment to shop for repairs.
  6. Makes site visits to campus locations to repair, exchange, or pick up broken or damaged equipment.
  7. Complies with all applicable health and safety regulations, policies, and established work practices.

Knowledge

Must possess required knowledge and be able to explain and demonstrate, with or without reasonable accommodations, that the essential functions of the job can be performed.

Required

Skills

Must possess required skills and be able to explain and demonstrate, with or without reasonable accommodations, that the essential functions of the job can be performed.

Required

Computer Skills

Required

Physical Requirements

Work Experience

Required

Preferred

Education

Required

Preferred

Licenses/Certifications

Required

Safety