Job Description - Technician, Maintenance Description View created on 09/01/2014
Supervisor, Buildings & Maintenance
To repair and maintain campus facilities including air conditioning, plumbing, and minor electrical systems. Performs general carpentry repairs.
Description of Duties and Tasks
Essential duties and responsibilities include the following. Other duties may be assigned.
Performs general building maintenance including replacing floor tiles, light bulbs, ballasts, pencil sharpeners, ceiling tiles; performs thermostat repairs, door closure repairs, window pane replacement and installation of items as needed; repairs miscellaneous equipment.
Maintains HVAC systems including preventative maintenance, troubleshooting, repair, and ductwork installation and modification.
Performs general plumbing repairs such as unstopping clogged sinks, drains, waste lines; replaces operational parts; repairs water coolers, water heaters, and components.
Performs general electrical repair such as replacing receptacles, switches, and relays; resets breakers, replaces cord caps and light switches; uses schematics and drawings to locate electrical problems.
Performs preventative maintenance throughout the campus.
Complies with all applicable health and safety regulations, policies, and established work practices.
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.
Building and equipment maintenance/repair techniques.
Energy management and climate control programs.
Hazardous chemicals and materials, first aid, and CPR.
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.
Maintaining an established work schedule, with occasional nights and weekends.
Effectively using organizational and planning skills.
Effectively using interpersonal and communications skills including tact and diplomacy.
Applying building and equipment maintenance/repair technique.
Estimating time and materials needed for assigned work projects.
Understanding and following instructions precisely.
Communicating in a concise and effective manner.
Maintaining confidentiality of work related information and materials.
Establishing and maintaining effective working relationships
Demonstrated proficiency using standard office software applications for work order systems and placing orders over the Internet.
May be exposed to hazardous chemicals and electrical currents
Routine lifting of objects up to 80 pounds such as ladders, drills, grinders, saws, and other equipment.
Subject to climbing stairs, ladders and scaffolds, and working at heights above 30 feet.
Subject to standing or walking for long periods of time.
Subject to standing, walking, sitting, bending, reaching, stooping, kneeling, and crouching.
Work is performed in both internal and external environments with exposure to inclement weather and varying temperatures.
Three years general maintenance and repair experience, including one year working with HVAC systems.
Three years in plumbing, electrical, and/or air conditioning.
High School diploma or equivalent.
Valid Texas driver's license.
EPA Clean Air Certification and/or High Pressure Boilers License.
Work safely and follow safety rules. Report unsafe working conditions and behavior. Take reasonable and prudent actions to prevent others from engaging in unsafe practices.