Under general direction of a lead worker, or supervision by departmental administrator, performs variety of semi-skilled and assists with skilled maintenance duties in maintenance & repair of buildings & equipment.
Adheres to all OSHA and/or Ohio University required safety guidelines
Performs semi-skilled duties and/or assists in skilled duties in one or more of the following craft areas. CARPENTRY: maintenance, alteration, &/or repair to buildings. Equipment, & wooden structures (e.g., doors, windows, walls, steps, floors, woodwork, stairways, furniture, cabinets); performs spot roof repairs; installs security devices, locks & window air conditioners. CARPET/TILE: maintenance, alteration and/or repair of all types of surface finishes (e.g.: carpet, padding, vinyl floor tile, vinyl base, wall paper, etc.) CONTROLS: maintenance and installation of controls and devices related/associated with heating and air conditioning. ELECTRICAL: maintenance, replacement, installation & repair of electrical equipment (e.g., light fixtures, electrical outlets, switches, motors, relays, appliances, electrical circuits, emergency generators, fire alarms, intercoms, autoclaves, meters, fans, radios, televisions, electrical forklift). ENVIRONMENTALSERVICES: removal of asbestos, lead paint, mold remediation, & clean-up of other environmental hazards. HVAC: routine installation, maintenance, and repair of heating, air conditioning, refrigeration equipment and devices. LIFESAFETY: maintenance, testing, installing and repairing fire alarm systems and components (e.g.: smoke detectors, heat detectors, horn/strobes, flow switches, fire panels, fire extinguishers, etc.) LOCKSMITH: routine maintenance and installation of all types of locks and related/associated hardware. MASONRY: mixing, pouring, laying and finishing concrete; repairing and replacing concrete sidewalks, floors, walls, steps and/or other similar structures; laying bricks, blocks and/or tile; sets marker stakes and making forms. PAINTING: paints fixtures, rooms, buildings, signs & equipment; patches plaster & prepares surfaces for painting; assists in masonry work. PLASTERER: preparing surfaces for plastering (e.g. replaces broken metal or wooden lathes, chips out broken plaster) and mixes plaster; repairs walls, floors, walks and other parts of buildings – replacing tiles, blocks and/or bricks – replacing tiles, blocks &/or bricks; patches concrete. PLUMBING: maintenance, replacement, installation and repair of plumbing equipment and fixtures (e.g. water and steam lines, sewer pipes, plumbing fixtures, pumps, regulators, valves, faucets, toilets, sinks, bathtubs, piping). PREVENTIVEMAINTENANCE/FILTERS: replacement & maintenance of filters, belts, sheaves, motors, shafts, bearing and other mechanical equipment; cleans filters, louvers, coils, fans, etc. SHEETMETAL: installation, fabrication and repair of metal roofs and related fixtures, fittings and metal parts. TUNNELMAINTENANCE: maintenance, installation & repair of utility distribution piping systems, may perform with machine trades functions in machine shop.
Operates machine tools & welding equipment in making repairs to metal parts & equipment; assists in repair & maintenance of interior & exterior maintenance equipment.
Completes necessary documentation for Computerized Maintenance Management System (CMMS).
Performs other related duties as required.
Working knowledge of one or more skilled craft areas
Read & write common vocabulary in sentence structure
Ability to apply principles to solve practical problems
Ability to carry out instructions in written, oral, and pictorial form
Work independently or with others
Demonstrated willingness to work with diverse populations
Demonstrate dexterity and skill in use of craft-associated hand and/or power tools & equipment
Knowledge of all applicable OSHA and/or Ohio University safety guidelines and procedures
Work at heights
Lift up to 50 lbs
24 months verifiable related experience in any skilled craft area(s), or equivalent
Use of associated hand & power tools and equipment; or equivalent
Successful completion of a test may be required
Valid driver's license
In the Insulation Shop, requires obtaining CDL to transport hazardous waste in accordance with Section 4506.01 of Ohio Revised Code
Requires annual training to be certified as an asbestos hazard abatement specialist as required by federal EPA
May be exposed to dirt, grease, odors, cramped conditions, extreme hot or cold temperatures, heights, and electrical hazard
May be exposed to dangerous machinery; confined spaces
An established pattern of good work habits and performance with good interpersonal skills.
Planning Unit: Regional Higher Education
Department: LNCSTR Physical Plant
Applicants may contact this person if they have questions about this position: Kathy Holt, firstname.lastname@example.org, 740-681-3302
Employment Type: Full-Time Regular
Pay Range |05|: $19.25-$21.72
Internal Number: 29605
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