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Facility Operations Assistant 1, Campus Living Maintenance
University at Buffalo, The State University of New York

Date Posted Jun. 8, 2023
Title Facility Operations Assistant 1, Campus Living Maintenance
University University at Buffalo, The State University of New York
Buffalo, NY, United States
Department Campus Living Maintenance
Application Deadline Open until filled
Position Start Date Available immediately
  • Classified Staff
  • Facilities/Maintenance/Transportation
The University at Buffalo's Campus Living Unit invites applications for the Facility Operations Assistant 1 position. In this role, you will perform a variety of routine unskilled and semi-skilled manual tasks related to the operations and maintenance of residential buildings and facilities, the surrounding grounds, vehicles and equipment.

Your duties include:
  • Clean buildings and facilities including, but not limited to: vacuuming, sweeping, mopping, emptying trash receptacles, and washing interior/exterior windows.
  • Perform routine and unskilled work such as carry supplies and equipment, erect ladders and scaffolding, clean and flush gutters, deliver and remove materials from construction sites, and clean the worksite after repair work is complete.
  • Perform a variety of routine maintenance tasks such as unclogging toilets and sinks, changing light bulbs and tubes, rough carpentry and masonry work.
  • Perform general grounds maintenance tasks such as clearing sites, raking/tilling soil, maintaining roads and sidewalks, removing snow, trash and other obstructions.
  • Load and unload heavy equipment, supplies, and furniture by physically lifting items or operating a hand truck, forklift, or pallet jack.
  • Perform routine and unskilled tasks in the operation, inspection, repair and maintenance of automotive equipment and other machinery such as mounting and dismounting snowplows, snow removal equipment, and aerial boom lifts.

Our team recognizes the advantages diverse perspectives and backgrounds bring to the workplace. We are particularly interested in candidates who share this value and will work to achieve the University’s goals of inclusive excellence.

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 Student Life
As a member of Student Life, you will join service professionals, all driven by one shared set of values designed to help ensure students’ well-being, create a safe and supportive environment and promote student success. In Student Life, growth is a shared passion. We aim for excellence, thinking big and going bold. We pursue our goals tenaciously while stewarding the student experience. We build communities and advance diversity in all forms. We encourage discovery and celebrate success.

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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