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Job ID: 198395

Maintenance Assistant, CAS Art Galleries
University at Buffalo, The State University of New York

Date Posted Nov. 2, 2022
Title Maintenance Assistant, CAS Art Galleries
University University at Buffalo, The State University of New York
Buffalo, NY, United States
Department CAS Art Galleries
Application Deadline Open until filled
Position Start Date Available immediately
  • Classified Staff
  • Arts/Museum/Theater
The University Art Galleries in the College of Arts and Sciences at the University at Buffalo is seeking a Maintenance Assistant. The University at Buffalo is fortunate to have two thriving art galleries on campus. These galleries host year-long exhibitions and provide students, faculty and the community easy access to thought-provoking art, visiting artists and stimulating educational programs.

In this role, you will:
  • Responsible for the maintenance and upkeep of UB Anderson Gallery. This includes general cleaning and maintenance of spaces (offices, bathrooms, gallery spaces, storage rooms).
  • Collaborate with the Director to bid out contracted services including landscaping, snow removal, elevator maintenance, generator maintenance/inspection, and HVAC (Heating, Ventilation, and Air Conditioning) services.
  • Perform general maintenance repairs to building as needed.
  • Monitor and ensure maintenance of the HVAC system and back-up generator in consultation with UB Facilities.
  • Serve as point person for all building related contractors and services (security, fire and safety, maintenance).
  • Assist Director in consultation with UB Police and security monitoring company to ensure all building security monitoring is up to date and functioning.
  • Assist in exhibition construction, preparation and installation when needed. Ensure the care, preservation and cleanliness of all exhibition spaces.

Position may require periodic evening, weekend, or early morning work outside of normal business hours.

Outstanding Benefits Package
Working at UB comes with benefits that exceed salary alone. There are personal rewards including comprehensive health and retirement plan options. We also focus on creating and sustaining a healthy mix of work, personal and academic pursuit - all in an effort to support your work-life effectiveness. Visit our benefits website to learn about our benefit packages.

About The University at Buffalo

The University at Buffalo (UB) #ubuffalo is one of America’s leading public research universities and a flagship of the State University of New York system, recognized for our excellence and our impact. UB is a premier, research-intensive public university dedicated to academic excellence. Our research, creative activity and people positively impact the world. Like the city we call home, UB is distinguished by a culture of resilient optimism, resourceful thinking and pragmatic dreaming that enables us to reach others every day. Visit our website to learn more about the University at Buffalo.

University at Buffalo is an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer and, in keeping with our commitment, welcomes all to apply including veterans and individuals with disabilities.

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