Additional Info: Maintenance Assistants perform a variety of semi-skilled maintenance, repair, and related activities. The activities, tasks and assignments described below are illustrative of the duties performed by positions at this level - they are not meant to restrict Maintenance Assistants to performing only these duties. Incumbents may be assigned to one or more of these areas, depending on work requirements and needs. Operates machine tools, including lathes, shapers, milling machines, metal cutting saws, planners, and radial drill presses, to manufacture metal items, such as large bushings and special bolts, and performs the less difficult machine operations, such as threading bolts and cutting keyways. Repairs, maintains and services automotive and mechanical equipment by performing activities such as adjusting hydraulic brakes, replacing wheel bearings, performing minor body work, and replacing components including starters, fuel pumps, water pumps, mufflers and gas tanks. Performs routing replacement and repair of plumbing and steam-fitting equipment and installation of new equipment. The above does not encompass all duties that a Maintenance Assistant may be asked to perform and additional responsibilities will be expected as assigned. (DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES ARE NOT LIMITED TO THE ABOVE POSITION DESCRIPTION) QUALIFICATIONS: New York State employees who hold a permanent appointment in this title will be considered for lateral transfer. Thereafter, all appointments will be made from the Civil Service List. Candidates must have two (2) years of satisfactory hands-on experience in the operation or maintenance of boilers and /or auxiliary equipment or heating, ventilation, and air-conditioning equipment in commercial, industrial or institutional facilities. Where required, the employee must obtain CFC certification and Pesticide Applicators license within 6 months of employment. Selected candidate will be required to wear a uniform. (DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES ARE NOT LIMITED TO THE ABOVE POSITION DESCRIPTION) Closing Date: 12/14/18 STATE UNIVERSITY OF NEW YORK IS AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY / AFFIRMATIVE ACTION EMPLOYER
Internal Number: 20186
About SUNY Downstate Medical Center
SUNY Downstate's College of Medicine, Health Related Professions, Nursing and its School of Graduate Studies offer students a broad professional education that will prepare them for practice or careers in any location and community. This education provides exceptional opportunities for those students with a commitment to promoting health in urban communities and addressing the complex challenges of investigating and preventing diseases that confront clinicians, educators, and researchers in such an environment. This special aspect of Downstate's unique mission is reflected in the students it attracts and selects, the vast majority of whom are drawn from the New York City Metropolitan area. Many of these students are members of minority and cultural groups underrepresented in the health professions, and/or come from families of first-generation immigrants or from economically disadvantaged backgrounds.