Employment Status: Full-time, "Non-Exempt", Temporary position in the Facilities Department. **Note: This is a full-time, temporary position that has the possibility of converting to a full-time, permanent position.**
Work Schedule: Monday - Friday, 7:00 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.; with the possibility of an alternate 4/10 work schedule from June 23 - September 1.
Deadline: The deadline to apply for this position is June 29, 2017 by 5:30 p.m.
Overview: The Facilities Management Department is a unit within the Administration and Finance division and is responsible for the management and development of facilities on campus. The Facilities Maintenance Mechanic works within the Building and Mechanical Services shop which is responsible for providing quality maintenance and minor repair and renovation services.
Under direction of the Building and Mechanical Services Manager, the Facilities Maintenance Mechanic works independently as a skilled generalist and performs at a journey level in one trade with strong skills in other trades to perform a variety of skilled preventive and general maintenance, repair, construction and renovation work on facilities and systems, to support a clean, safe and attractive learning environment. This position also performs scheduled preventive maintenance on installed equipment.
Duties may include, but are not limited to, the following:
Independently perform a variety of skilled preventive and general maintenance, repair, construction, and renovation work on facilities and systems;
Operate, test, install, repair and perform corrective and preventive maintenance on mechanical facilities equipment and systems including HVAC and plumbing systems. May perform welding to make repairs and fabricate and construct parts;
Perform electrical maintenance and repair work including work on low voltage control systems;
Perform a wide range of facilities renovation, maintenance, and repair work;
Estimate costs of materials and labor. Determine the priority for requisitioning materials and supplies;
May monitor contractor performance and work progress;
Respond to routine maintenance and service requests;
Provide instruction and direction to unskilled and semi-skilled assistants;
Prepare standard reports and consult and work with other trades workers;
Investigate & repair water leaks including on roof systems;
Clean and maintain materials, tools and equipment used in performance of duties. Maintain a clean and safety work environment;
Maintain records and retrieve data related to work performed; and
Use computerized maintenance systems to ensure preventive maintenance program objectives are met.
Methods, materials, equipment and tools in related trade areas pertaining to facilities, systems, construction and renovation
Computerized maintenance and building automation systems
Applicable building and safety codes and regulations related to facilities, systems, and renovations
English grammar, spelling and punctuation and the ability to read, write and perform arithmetic functions at a level appropriate to the position.
Use considerable judgment and discretion in performing duties
Read, interpret and work from blueprints, plans, drawing, and specifications; make rough sketches; estimate cost, time and materials of maintenance, repair and renovation work
Analyze and respond appropriately to emergency situations
Read and write at a level appropriate to the position
Effectively and accurately maintain records, retrieve data, and prepare standard reports using manual and/or computerized record-keeping systems
Interact and communicate in an effective and dependable manner, as well as establish and maintain cooperative working relationships with clientele such as students, staff, faculty and co-workers.
EXPERIENCE & TRAINING: Four years of increasingly responsible experience leading to journey-level skills in a mechanical or facilities/building trade OR any equivalent combination of training and experience as a facilities and systems mechanic which demonstrates the achievement of journey-level skills equivalent to that acquired through completion of an applicable apprenticeship program.
Existing CSUSB employees will receive preference.
Duties may involve the use of a state vehicle which requires possession of a valid California driver's license and the successful completion of the campus Defensive Driving examination.
Physical Requirements: Must be able to lift, lower, push, and pull loads ranging in weight from 5-60 lbs.; must be able to carry loads ranging from 20-50 lbs. for distances up to 20 feet; must be capable of kneeling, reaching overhead, climbing stairs and ladders, walking, twisting, stooping, and bending; depending upon the project, employee may spend 20-50% of day sitting, 20-50% of day standing, 20-50% of day walking.
California State University, San Bernardino offers a challenging and innovative academic environment. The university seeks to provide a supportive and welcoming social and physical setting where students, faculty and staff feel they belong and can excel. The university provides students the opportunity to engage in the life of the campus, interact with others of diverse backgrounds and cultures, a...s well as participate in activities that encourage growth, curiosity and scholarly fulfillment. Through its branch campus in Palm Desert, the university mission extends to the Coachella Valley.