Reporting to the Assistant Building Operations Manager, the Building Services Assistant works as part of the Facilities Management team to ensure a high standard of building maintenance and operations of all Harvard Radcliffe Institute properties.
This position is classified as
High School diploma or equivalent, or, a minimum of 2+ years relevant work experience in building operations, construction, maintenance, or facilities management.
Basic level of computer proficiency is required (email, word processing, ability to use work management systems).
Experience in building operations, construction, maintenance, or facilities management.
Broad knowledge of HVAC, plumbing, electrical and carpentry systems.
Familiarity with Building Automation Systems and work management systems desirable.
Ability to work independently and in a team environment.
Must have the ability to interact diplomatically with faculty, staff, students, and other Radcliffe affiliates.
Must be detail oriented, safety conscious, have the ability to follow verbal and written documents, and maintain an orderly, clean, and safe work area at all times.
An ongoing willingness to acquire new skills and utilize technology to streamline processes and problem solve.
Good interpersonal and problem-solving skills.
Hands on experience with building maintenance or carpentry, plumbing, electric trades work is preferred.
EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER: We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.
Internal Number: 53983BR
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Harvard University is devoted to excellence in teaching, learning, and research, and to developing leaders in many disciplines who make a difference globally. The University, which is based in Cambridge and Boston, Massachusetts, has an enrollment of over 20,000 degree candidates, including undergraduate, graduate, and professional students. Harvard has more than 360,000 alumni around the world. The University has twelve degree-granting Schools in addition to the Radcliffe Institute for Advanced Study, offering a truly global education. Established in 1636, Harvard is the oldest institution of higher education in the United States.