General Maintenance Worker II - Georgian Court University
Georgian Court University
August 31, 2018
Lakewood, New Jersey
Location: Lakewood, NJ Category: Maintenance / Service Posted On: Thu Aug 30 2018 Job Description:
The General Maintenance Worker is a skilled position that performs routine maintenance and repairs on the interior and exterior of buildings. Responsibilities include elements of carpentry, electrical, plumbing, HVAC, roofing, locks, and painting as well as other specialized skills. This position may operate machinery and is routinely involved in all duties that require preventive maintenance. Reports to the Supervisor or Maintenance and/or Manager of Operations.
Repair and replace walls, floors, ceilings (including suspended grid ceilings), doors and windows.
Repair light fixtures; replace lamps and ballasts; replace defective switches and receptacles.
Repair sinks, toilets, tubs and showers; replace washers, seats, seals and gaskets.
Check and replace air filters and fan belts; check and reset thermometers as needed.
Visually inspect pumps, air handlers and fans for proper operation.
Grease or oil bearings as needed.
Inspect roofs, drains, gutters, and downspouts; clear debris as needed.
Check door locks and lock mechanisms; clean and repair as needed.
Paint (or stain) walls, ceilings, doors and windows; uses spackle, putty, wood filler, sealers, finishes and other materials as needed to repair and restore various surfaces.
Work alongside and communicate with the physical plant and university staff in a positive manner to support the smooth operation of the university equipment and systems.
Integrate the core values of respect, compassion, integrity, justice and service in all aspects of interaction.
Perform other duties as assigned by the Maintenance Supervisor, Operations Manager and/or Director of Facilities. Will also take direction from Lead Electrician / HVAC Technician.
All aspects of preventative maintenance
High School diploma or equivalent.
Two to three years experience as a maintenance worker.
Knowledge of general maintenance procedures and universal precautions regarding safety, fire, and OSHA.
Ability to use maintenance equipment, such as pressure washer, power tools, and hand tools.
Good communication, organization and interpersonal skills.
Ability to train other employees in their group.
Ability to work independently as well as part of the maintenance team.
Possess a valid and current driver's license as regulated by State of residency.
Physical demands include: Requires lifting 100 pounds maximum, with frequent lifting and/or carrying objects up to 50 pounds.
Internal Number: 102103
About Georgian Court University
Georgian Court University: History, Culture and Academic Excellence
Georgian Court University offers more than 30 undergraduate degrees, 10 graduate Founded and sponsored by the Sisters of Mercy of New Jersey, Georgian Court University is located in residential Lakewood, New Jersey, on a magnificent 156-acre estate formerly belonging to financier George Jay Gould. The campus is conveniently situated 60 miles from New York and Philadelphia and only 10 miles from the beautiful Jersey Shore. Bordering Lake Carasaljo, the site is a National Historic Landmark with magnificent statuary, beautiful architecture and lush gardens, making it a truly breathtaking and inspiring place to learn, study, and live. After a long history as a women's college with coeducational graduate programs and undergraduate evening programs, Georgian Court has become fully coeducational as of Fall 2013. All degree and certificate programs during the day and evening are now open to both women and men.
Open to students of all faiths, Georgian Court University provides comprehensive liberal arts education in the Roman Catholic tradition with a special concern for women. The university offers a curriculum th...at is broad enough to be truly liberal, yet specialized enough to provide in-depth preparation for careers or further study.
The unique Georgian Court University atmosphere is one of a small college ambiance in a technologically advanced, highly esteemed university setting. Centered around the core values of the Sisters of Mercy, the university offers an extremely safe and nurturing campus environment with individualized attention and guidance.
The Georgian Court faculty is committed to teaching and individual mentoring, with an outstanding 92% holding doctorates or terminal degrees in their field. They are dedicated and caring educators and experts in their respective industries, while demonstrating public service and a personal affinity to our core values—respect, integrity, justice, compassion, and service.
degrees, and a variety of certificates in a wide range of areas through our three schools: The School of Arts & Sciences, The School of Business, and The School of Education.
Benefits of a Georgian Court University education include: small classes, with a student-to-faculty ratio of 15:1; personalized education—faculty members readily available for mentoring ; all classes taught by faculty members, not graduate assistants, and inclusive core values of respect, integrity, justice, compassion, and service.