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Job ID: 163026

Tech I/II, Construction
Auburn University


Date Posted Jul. 14, 2021
Title Tech I/II, Construction
University Auburn University
Auburn, AL, United States
Department Heavy Construction
Application Deadline Open until filled
Position Start Date Available immediately
 
 
  • Classified Staff
  • Facilities/Maintenance/Transportation
 
 

Job Summary
Level I:
Under close supervision, supports the construction, repair, and maintenance of Auburn University buildings, streets, sidewalks, and property. Assists in tasks for new construction, renovation, and/or maintenance projects on university buildings and property. May focus in one of the following areas: inhouse construction, infrastructure, or roofing.

Level II:
Under general supervision, supports the construction, repair, and maintenance of Auburn University buildings, streets, sidewalks, and property. Performs advanced tasks for new construction, renovation, and/or maintenance projects on university buildings and property. May focus in one of the following areas: in-house construction, infrastructure, or roofing.

Essential Functions
Level I:
- Assists in a variety of carpentry tasks and installations including, but not limited to, layout, foundations, form carpentry, framing, drywall, ceilings, flooring, windows, doors and door jams, siding, and roofs in university buildings and structures throughout campus.
- Performs excavation and demolition work as needed for renovation and construction projects.
- Operates motorized equipment including backhoes, forklifts, skid steers, truck/trailer combinations, dump trucks, motor cranes, front-end loaders, man lifts, and other heavy equipment.
- Maintains roofs and ceilings throughout campus. Performs minor repairs to various types of roofing systems to prevent or correct leaks and damage from penetrations in roofs.
- Prepares and paints all manner of surfaces including, but not limited to, masonry walls, sheetrock, external surfaces, and floors. Performs installation or maintenance preparation of surfaces for paint and finishes.
- Assists in the set up and removal of barricades, fences, and other dividers across campus.
- Assists in the patching of holes, cracks, and other surface problems in university streets. Prepares, fills, and packs potholes on roads and streets around campus.
- Assists in forming, pouring, and finishing cement structures; lays bricks and blocks on and around structures.
- May be given the responsibility of individual project completion, seeing to its logistics, cleanliness, completion, and some client interactions.
- May perform demolition of structures, portions of structure, walls, sidewalks or other related building systems. May pressure wash roofs, buildings, and sidewalks on campus.
- May be responsible for meeting and maintaining training and certification requirements as outlined by the department’s training and credentialing requirements.
- May perform other related duties as assigned.

Level II:
- Performs and leads a variety of carpentry tasks and installations including, but not limited to, layout, foundations, form carpentry, framing, drywall, ceilings, flooring, windows, doors and door jams, siding, and roofs in university buildings and structures throughout campus.
- Demonstrates knowledge of multiple methods for maintaining roofs and ceilings throughout campus. Plans, schedules, and leads minor repairs of various types of roofing systems to prevent or correct leaks and damage from penetrations in roofs.
- Forms, pours, and finishes cement structures; lays bricks and blocks on and around structures. Responsible for form building and installation, concrete finish work, and site layout and measurement.
- Assists in the set up and removal of barricades, fences, and other dividers across campus. May pressure wash roofs, buildings, and sidewalks on campus.
- Operates motorized equipment including backhoes, forklifts, skid steers, truck/trailer combinations, dump trucks, motor cranes, front-end loaders, man lifts, and other heavy equipment.
- Plans, schedules, and leads excavation and demolition work as needed for renovation and construction projects.
- Leads, prepares, and paints all manner of surfaces including, but not limited to, masonry walls, sheetrock, external surfaces, and floors. Performs installation or maintenance preparation of surfaces for paint and finishes.
- Demonstrates knowledge of the proper demolition of structures, portions of structure, walls, sidewalks, or other related building systems. May lead team in performing this duty.
- Plans, schedules, and executes patching of holes, cracks, and other surface problems in university streets. Demonstrates knowledge of the proper materials and methods used in patching.
- Responsible for individual project completion, seeing to its logistics, cleanliness, completion, and client support.
- May be responsible for meeting and maintaining training and certification requirements as outlined by the department’s training and credentialing requirements.
- May perform other related duties as assigned.


 
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