(1) Building Maintenance - Performs general carpentry functions and drywall installation, patching and finishing, performs minor electrical and plumbing repairs, performs general painting (including priming and finish coats) and touch‐up. Repairs doors, windows, and interior finishes, repairs furniture, repairs exterior elements and weatherproofing.
(2) Exterior Grounds - Cut grass, plant shrubbery, weed gardens, mulch, remove snow and spread salt; assist in painting outside surfaces, laying concrete and constructing fences and other fixtures, clean basins and yard drains.
(3) General Maintenance - Use various hand tools to perform minor repairs such as belts and brushes on vacuums; hang bulletin boards, equipment and other items; Assist in razing partitions, breaking up concrete, and other miscellaneous demolition. Other duties include: - Set up and move furniture, equipment and supplies. - Clean and wash light fixtures and replace light bulbs. - Drive campus vehicle to pick up and/or deliver supplies, materials or passengers. - Assist in loading and unloading vehicles and moving heavy boxes and supplies. - Erect and work from scaffolds or ladders. - Participate with skilled maintenance workers performing general maintenance duties. - Respond to emergency and after hour calls if required - Follow prescribed safety regulations and inform management of potential risks or hazards. - Complete work requests and notify management of repair work and required materials - Coordinate summer student work schedules and duties -
(4) Other Duties - Perform other related duties as required or assigned.
High School Diploma/GED required. Must have 3 years prior experience in commercial/institution setting, including the use the hand tools, power tools and general trade knowledge. Must pass aptitude test as required by the department. Must be able to lift up to 50 pounds. Must have a valid PA Driver's license and verified good driving record.
Department Details: The University of Pittsburgh at Greensburg is a four-year liberal arts college whicj offers 29 undergraduate degrees, 24 minors, and numerous pre-professional options as part of the highly-ranked University of Pittsburgh system.
Assignment Category: Fulltime-Regular
Job Classification: Union Eligible.95 Regionals.Maintenance II
Minimum Education Level Required: High School Diploma or GED
Minimum Experience Level Required: 3-5 years experience
Work Schedule: Monday - Friday: 8:30am - 5pm
Hiring Range: Per Collective Bargaining Agreement
Relocation Offered: No
Visa Sponsorship Provided: No
Background Check: For position finalists, employment with the University will require successful completion of a background check
Child Protection Clearances: Not Applicable
Required Documents: Resume
Optional Documents: Cover Letter
Internal Number: 19003193
About University of Pittsburgh
Founded in 1787, the same year the U.S. Constitution was signed, the University of Pittsburgh is one of the oldest institutions of higher education in the United States. One of three state-related research universities in Pennsylvania, Pitt is a member of the Association of American Universities (AAU), which comprises 62 preeminent doctorate-granting research institutions in North America.Pitt faculty members have expanded knowledge in the humanities and sciences, earning such prestigious honors as the National Medal of Science, the MacArthur Foundation’s “genius” grant, the Lasker-DeBakey Clinical Medical Research Award, and election to the National Academy of Sciences and the Institute of Medicine. Pitt scientists have defeated polio, unlocked the secrets of DNA, lead the world in organ transplantation, and pioneered TV and heavier-than-air flight, among numerous other accomplishments.Pitt students have earned Rhodes, Goldwater, Marshall, and Truman Scholarships, among other highly competitive national and international scholarships.Alumni have pioneered MRI and TV, won Nobel and Pulitzer Prizes, led corporations and universities, served in government and the military, conquered Hollywood and The New York Times bestsellers list, and won Super Bowls and NBA championships.