Primarily perform routine maintenance and minor repairs at the Seton Hall Law School location in Newark, NJ and Gateway Center in Newark, NJ as well as buildings on the South Orange Campus when administration requires support. The majority of the daily work will be in the electrical and plumbing trades but there are other tasks in painting, masonry, carpentry, heating, and cooling. The supervisor is the Law School Building Manager.
Duties and Responsibilities:
Repairs and replaces faucets, sinks, urinals, toilets, pumps, valves,water lines and unclogs sanitary drains.
Conducts wall repair and painting. Prepares estimates and bills of materials for tasks. Orders material for the tasks.
Assists with repairs to kitchen equipment. Repairs, installs, replaces, and tests electrical circuits, panels, and fixtures using hand tools and electrical testing equipment.
Relamps lighting fixtures, replaces lens covers, and replaces batteries in smoke detectors.
Assists with boiler operation and change over.Repairs and replaces blinds and ceiling tiles.
Mounts pictures, bulletin boards, plaques, and clocks.
Assists with moving furniture and office contents when required. Sweeps, vacuums, and cleans up all work areas after completion of the work tasks.
Retrieves lost articles on the roof or in elevator shafts, sinks, drains, and commodes.
Sweeps, vacuums, and cleans up work areas after completion of tasks. Maintains common areas of the buildings in clean and working order.
Performs all work in accordance with safety policies and procedures.
During the heating season this position will work from 3 to 11:30 M-F and be part of a OT rotation with two other Local 68 members - Every other weekend (Saturday thru Sunday) from proximity October to May (start and end day contingent on beginning and end of boiler usage).
High School Diploma or GED
Possesses valid NJ driver’s license.
Must have a pleasant disposition and be able to work with people.
Vocational or Technical Training - Field of Study: Building Maintenance or Construction
Licenses and Certificates:
Type 1 CFC Certification for handling refrigerants Black Seal License
Maintenance (Local 68) - 04
Physical Demands:Walking, Climbing Ladders &/or Scalding, Lifting heavy items pertaining to the job.
Special Instructions to Applicants:
Seton Hall University is committed to programs of Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO) and the principles of affirmative action.
Seton Hall University is a major Catholic university. In a diverse and collaborative environment it focuses on academic and ethical development. Seton Hall students are prepared to be leaders in their professional and community lives in a global society and are challenged by outstanding faculty, an evolving technologically advanced setting and values-centered curricula.