Laborer I - Facilities Management & Campus Services (FMCS)
Carnegie Mellon University
Location: Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
Internal Number: 2020485
Carnegie Mellon University's department of Facilities Management is searching for a Laborer I to join our FMCS team!
This position will require flexibility in working various shifts, overtime and call-out work. The Laborer must be able to work outside during inclement conditions and with sanitary waste in a safe and effective manner.
At Carnegie Mellon University, Facilities Management and Campus Services (FMCS) defines our core activities through stewardship of university facilities and happiness of our customers. In order to carry out these strategic and meaningful activities, we focus on the areas of technological enhancement, process improvement, quality assurance, and collaboration.
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Provide direct assistance to craftsperson's in various crafts including plumbers, pipefitters, A/C mechanics, carpenters, electricians, painters and masons.
Perform work of a semi-skilled nature in a variety of maintenance and construction trades.
Operate on and off-road utility vehicles and light trucks in support of assigned work.
Requisition job parts and supplies.
Other duties as assigned.
You Must Demonstrate:
Ability to identify and effectively use hand tools including hammers, screwdrivers and wrenches. Basic knowledge of electricity and mechanical principles.
Ability to move and work in confined spaces, up and down ladders and to work from ladders and scaffolding. Travel to jobs over a 100+ acre campus with many hills and stairs. Ability to lift 40 pounds from ground to overhead.
Strong communication skills and ability to perform clearly defined tasks with minimal direction; Ability to professionally manage interactions with challenging customers.
Ability to work independently and make appropriate decisions as to when additional help is needed to correct issues.
Available to work first, second, or third shift.
High School Diploma or GED
Two years of full-time experience relevant to the role. Maintenance experience in an institutional (college, university, hospital, etc.) setting preferred.
Minimum one year, two + years preferred, sub journeyman-level experience in electrical, plumbing, HVAC and/or structural trades.
Documented on-the-job experience using hand tools.
Formal training in electrical/mechanical/structural systems preferred.
Must be a member of, or agree to join Local #95 International Union of Operating Engineers bargaining unit.
Other craft licenses or certifications (e.g. electrician, plumber, operating engineer) preferred.
Successful Background Check
Valid PA Driver's License
Motor Vehicle Records (conducted annually)
Fitness for duty assessment and pre-employment medical exam
Pre-Employment Drug and Alcohol Screen
PA Child Protection Clearances (Act 153)
Flexibility, precision, and passion are vital qualities within FMCS. Inclusion, collaboration and cultural sensitivity are valued proficiencies at CMU. Therefore, you should be able to effectively interact with a dynamic population of internal and external partners at a high level of integrity. We are looking for someone who shares our values and who will support the mission of the university through their work.
Non-Craft Trades (L95)
Staff - Regular
Full Time/Part time
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Carnegie Mellon (www.cmu.edu) is a private, internationally ranked research university with programs in areas ranging from science, technology and business, to public policy, the humanities and the arts. More than 12,000 students in the university’s seven schools and colleges benefit from a small student-to-faculty ratio and an education characterized by its focus on creating and implementing solutions for real problems, interdisciplinary collaboration and innovation. A global university, Carnegie Mellon’s main campus in the United States is in Pittsburgh, Pa. It has campuses in California’s Silicon Valley and Qatar, and programs in Africa, Asia, Australia, Europe and Mexico.