The Trades Maintenance Worker 2 in Facilities and Property Management (FPM) is responsible for a variety of building maintenance related tasks. Activities undertaken by the position include maintenance, repairs and replacement of equipment found in offices, classrooms, laboratories and common areas; building architectural systems and elements typically involving windows, doors, glazing, insulation, floor coverings, projection screens, furniture, locks, ceilings, gutters and stairs. This position also performs work such as rough concrete installation and removal, carpentry, pressure washing, painting, and site cleaning.
Possession of a valid State-issued driver’s license.
Successful completion of a background check.
Strong background in painting and drywall repair.
Experience with woodworking and metal fabrication.
Experience with small engine maintenance and repair.
Demonstrated ability to lead small teams in construction, maintenance and repair tasks.
Internal Number: 30386
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