Perform skilled work on a journey level combining activities in various building trades areas of endeavor such as painting, carpentry and masonry; involving repair, maintenance and service of the physical structure of a building or buildings. Work is distributed to take advantage of particular skills possessed; however, may perform work at various times in each of the areas indicated. Work is subject to inspection of conformance to specifications and accepted standards of the trade, but is primarily reviewed through observation of results. Functional contacts include co-workers, other service department employees, administrative personnel at the job locations, university staff, students, and building occupants.
Perform repair, service and maintenance of the physical structure of one or more buildings.
May prepare building areas and surfaces to be painted: cover floors and furniture, set up ladders and scaffolding. Apply paint to structures with necessary tools.
Perform construction, maintenance, repair and alterations of the building structure. May repair woodwork, install screens, cabinets and window glass, repair doors and door closures.
Construct, maintain and repair building structures using masonry materials. May break up existing masonry structures, mix materials and repair plaster. May lay tile or brick.
Utilize a variety of necessary tools and mechanical equipment for each trade required for the repair, maintenance and service of the building. Notify supervisor of tasks requiring other trades staff.
May perform or assist with preparation of cost estimates, material orders, reports and maintenance of records.
Perform other duties as assigned.
High school or equivalent; demonstrated ability may offset requirements.
Four years of general maintenance experience including the equivalent of apprenticeship or vocational training in a building trade.
Ability to read blueprints, plans, drawings; skill in maintenance and use of tools, equipment and materials of applicable trades.
Sufficient strength to perform some heavy lifting and work on ladders on an occasional basis.
A valid driver's license is required.
$15.72 - $25.93
Application Deadline February 4, 2020
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