The University of Iowa Parking and Transportation Department is seeking a Parking Maintenance Worker II. The Parking and Transportation Parking Maintenance Worker II provides repairs, service, and maintenance of parking equipment and parking facilities. This position also maintains safety, readiness, and cleanliness of parking facilities.
DUTIES MAY INCLUDE:
Install, maintain, and repair parking related equipment (parking gates, ticket dispensers, pay in lane devices, fee computers) and facilities (Ramps / Lots).
Create, monitor, and maintain reports and records concerning the following parking issues: Parts inventory database, performance records for various equipment, preventive maintenance records and schedules.
Design, construct, install, and maintain traffic and parking related signs (standard parking signs and electronic signs). Perform semi-skilled maintenance functions including working on lights, painting, carpentry, and plumbing.
Maintain safety, readiness, and cleanliness of parking ramps, surface lots, and pedestrian areas through the operations of industrial sweepers, power washers, air blooms, skid loaders, trucks, and through use of brooms, shovels and other tools.
Provide snow removal which includes the operation of snow plows, sanders, skid loaders, and hand shovels.
Provide support service for events. This includes event preparation, game day activities, traffic controls, and event clean up.
About the Department:
The Parking and Transportation Department provides and supports access, mobility, and transportation services to faculty, staff, students, patients, and visitors of The University of Iowa. The department consists of five operating units; Cambus, Commuter Programs, Fleet Services, Facility Operations, and Parking Services.
The University of Iowa offers a generous benefits package, including paid vacation and sick leave.
Schedule: Four 10-hour shifts, Wednesday through Saturday, 1:30pm to 12:00am(overtime as required for special events (i.e. athletic events, concerts, snow removal, etc.)
Minimum Eligibility Requirements
1. Three years related experience working with comparable equipment, both electrical and mechanical.
2. Specialized training and/or experience working with equipment unique to parking functions.
3. Possession of a current driver's license
A valid driver's license is required, as well as an ability to meet and maintain University of Iowa Fleet safety Driving Standards.
Knowledge of University of Iowa Campus and locations of various parking facilities.
Experience working in maintenance operations.
Experience with motor vehicles, industrial sweeper, skid loaders and snow removal equipment.
Experience with cash handling.
Extensive computer knowledge.
Good communication skills.
Radio communication experience.
In order to be considered for an interview, applicants must complete the online application.
Successful candidates will be subject to a criminal background check.
Up to 5 professional references will be requested at a later step in the recruitment process.
The University of Iowa is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants are encouraged to apply and will receive consideration for employment free from discrimination on the basis of race, creed, color, national origin, age, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information, religion, associational preference, status as a qualified individual with a disability, or status as a protected veteran.
Internal Number: 20002679_1598888149
About University of Iowa
With over 31,000 students, the University of Iowa is one of the nation's top public research universities, a member of the Big Ten conference and the Association of American Universities. The University of Iowa is composed of eleven colleges and is known around the world for its balanced commitment to the arts, sciences, and humanities. It is home to one of the nation's largest academic medical centers and the pioneering Iowa Writers' Workshop. The University of Iowa promotes work/life integration and is located in the casual yet cosmopolitan environment of Iowa City, widely recognized as one of the country's most livable communities.