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Job ID: 118948

General Building Mainenance Tech
Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University

Date Posted Jan. 29, 2019
Title General Building Mainenance Tech
University Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University
Prescott, AZ, United States
Application Deadline Open until filled
Position Start Date Available immediately
  • Classified Staff
  • Facilities/Maintenance/Transportation

Under general supervision, a general building maintenance technician performs a variety of routine, semi-skilled and skilled maintenance and repair tasks on campus facilities utilizing power and hand tools. Technician is responsible for the maintenance, troubleshooting and repair of general building systems. Duties include routine plumbing repairs such as unplugging toilets and drains, replacing plumbing fixtures, routine electrical repairs such as replacing receptacles, replacing light bulbs, light fixtures, performing routing carpentry work such as installing doors, door hardware, door closers, door stops, cleaning and sealing roofs, gutters, clearing downspouts, making roof repairs, building and installing window screens, installing appliances such as refrigerators and ranges, performing drywall repairs and painting, installing ceiling tile and grid, flooring and floor covering repairs and replacement, and hanging white boards, TV monitors, pictures and bulletin boards. All work completed in accordance with all applicable safety standards. Facilitate periodic preventive maintenance inspections and repairs. Assist in various special event set-ups and breakdown and snow and ice removal during the winter months.

This is for second shift Tuesday through Saturday 2-10:30 PM.


Read and comprehend instructions, write information, and complete simple forms.

High school (or GED) level ability in spelling, grammar, basic composition, and math.

Required licenses, certificates, and /or security clearances:

Lift Certification (Forklift and Scissors Lift)

Aerial Certification

OSHA10 Certification

Required skills, knowledge, abilities:

1 – 3 years of experience in general building or facilities maintenance or in the building trades to perform the duties assigned to this position and skilled in proper and safe use of tools, materials and equipment common to the trade.

Valid Arizona Driver’s License and clean MVD driving record and the ability to operate campus vehicles and equipment in a safe, responsible manner

Must remain awake and alert at all times

Ability to use computer tablet to input work order service details in to the CMMS system

Must be able to lift heavy objects weighing between 50-80 pounds

Climb ladders at 12’ minimum, operate man lift to heights of 30’ and climb extension ladders

Comply with job related OSHA standards

Knowledgeable in the proper operation of equipment, hand tools, power tools related to construction.

Operate small and/or large power driven equipment and tools related to construction

Be able to walk over rough, uneven, rocky surfaces

Be able to work in a variety of weather conditions while performing work.

Must be able to carry a two-way radio and wear earpiece to maintain contact with the Department Administration, to call in and report any problems and to receive messages.

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