Simmons University is seeking a Maintenance Technician to work as part of a team responsible for the maintenance of all University facilities by providing general labor in the support of the property operations. Under the direction of the Operations Supervisor, the Maintenance Technician would be responsible for the completion of work requests, maintenance projects, and operational assignments. The ideal candidate must maintain a positive attitude, provide exceptional customer service and work effectively individually and on teams.Essential Responsibilities: Complete work requests including, but not limited to, changing light bulbs, installing shelving, white boards, pictures, and other wall hangings, unlocking doors, repairing plumbing, adjusting temperature controls, performing routine maintenance on HVAC and other equipment;Assist with office renovations, painting, new ceiling installation, walls, doorways, counter tops, etc.;Assemble materials using hand and power tools;Install and perform repairs to systems and equipment including, but not limited to, mechanical, electrical, heating, plumbing, doors, locks, windows, appliances, and surfaces in support of college operations, including special events;Perform building and equipment inspections;Comply with all safety standards and codes;Complete all required administrative paperwork;Provide oral and/or email communication with building occupants regarding work requests and maintenance projects;Other duties as assigned.Qualifications: High School diploma or GED required;Minimum of 1 year of related work experience required;Valid Driver's License required;Completion of trade courses or related experience in plumbing, carpentry, electrical is preferred;Ability to use many types of tools including tape measure, level, hand tools, power tools, etc.;Good customer relations and communications skills.Position Details:This is a second shift position and requires the availability to work evening, holiday or weekend hours as assigned.Required Application Materials: ResumeCover LetterInstructions to Applicants: Please upload all applicable application materials (e.g. resume/cv, cover letter, writing sample, teaching philosophy, etc.) in the "Resume/CV" box on page 2 ("My Experience") of this application. Documents can be uploaded individually or as a combined document (e.g. PDF).Simmons University is committed to inclusive excellence in all aspects of an individual?s community experience. As a university committed to diversity, equity, and inclusion, Simmons encourages applications from all under-represented groups. Simmons is committed to creating, developing, promoting, and enhancing inclusive hiring practices?at all levels, for all positions?ensuring diverse talent pools and the delivery of a consistent positive candidate experience. Simmons is an equal opportunity employer and is committed to continuing to develop a more diverse faculty, staff, student body, and curriculum.
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