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Job ID: 109019

Maintenance Craftsperson
University of Idaho

Date Posted Jul. 12, 2018
Title Maintenance Craftsperson
University University of Idaho
Department Auxiliary Services
Application Deadline 7/24/2018
Position Start Date Available immediately
  • Moscow, ID
    United States
  • Classified Staff
  • Facilities/Maintenance/Transportation

University of Idaho

Maintenance Craftsperson

Location: Moscow

Division/College: Auxiliary Services

Employee Category: Classified

Pay Range: $15.87 per hour or higher, commensurate with experience

Full/Part Time: Full Time

Position Summary:

Under the direction of the Building Superintendent, perform semi-skilled duties in the operation, maintenance and repair of buildings and related facilities and systems; perform related work.

Housing & Residence Life is an auxiliary enterprise and is funded solely by customers who use our services we receive no State or General fund allocation. Housing & Residence Life is committed to an appreciation for diversity, and fosters an open, respectful and enjoyable living, learning, and working environment.

Housing & Residence Life staff members are expected to demonstrate a personal and professional commitment to providing excellent customer service.

Minimum Qualifications:

performing semi-skilled maintenance and repair involving carpentry, plumbing, and general building maintenance trades work;
using and maintaining tools and equipment normally associated with carpentry, mechanics, and plumbing.

Some knowledge of heating and cooling system maintenance and repairs.

Possess a valid drivers license and able to meet the University of Idaho driving requirements.

Possess education/experience sufficient to provide adequate skills in math, reading, and analytical problem solving.

Posses strong written and verbal communication skills; Ability to communicate effectively.

Demonstrate an attitude toward customer satisfaction and continuous quality service improvement; ability to work as part of a team and cooperate with others; reliability/dependability through work history, school, business, or references.

Experience using computers.

Preferred Qualifications:

Experience working around students.

Experience installing carpet, sheet vinyl, and/or ceramic tile.

Good knowledge of basic components and functions of electrical systems, plumbing systems, heating ventilation systems, security lock systems, and mechanical systems in residential type dwellings.

Post secondary education and/or license in one or more of the knowledge areas listed: plumbing, electrical or HVAC.

Ability to follow good safety practices and concerns in shop and residential environments.

Physical Requirements & Working Conditions:

Ability to perform physical activities associated with building and equipment maintenance such as lifting items weighing approximately 90 pounds.

Ability to bend, stoop, shovel, and climb and work from ladders; work around wood dust and fumes.

Ability to work in confined spaces and in awkward positions.

Ability to work in inclement weather.

Posting Number: SP001880P

Posting Date: 07/10/2018

Closing Date: 7/24/2018

Open Until Filled: No

Special Instructions:

Background Check: Applicants who are selected as final possible candidates must be able to pass a criminal background check.

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EEO Statement

University of Idaho is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action/Veterans/Disability Employer.


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