Maintenance Mechanic, Facilities - Georgetown University Law Center
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The Maintenance Mechanic reports directly to the Maintenance Manager at the Law Center. Employee works with other trades, alone or with helper as the situations requires. The work constitutes a direct service of the department in ensuring a comfortable, safe and clean environment in which the University community can live, learn, and work. Employee will interact with Faculty, Students, Staff, Venders, Guests & VI P's, members of the general public. Duties of the Maintenance Mechanic include but are not limited to:
Performs preventive and maintenance trade work for maintaining building systems, equipment, and related components.
Services include routine and skilled preventative maintenance and repair of building systems (plumbing, electrical, carpentry, HVACR, painting, snow removal).
May be required to drive University vehicles when necessary.
The position is considered emergency staffing and must follow departmental and University policies regarding emergencies.
High School Diploma and 6 years of building maintenance experience.
Technical Qualifications or Specialized Certification:
Must be graduate of a vocational or technical trade school or equivalent training. Must have a Universal CFC certification.
Must have valid driver's license in Virginia, Maryland, or District of Columbia.
Must be qualified to conform with University Driving Policy.
The work requires the ability to lift and carry minimum of 50 lbs. to heavy items; to walk, climb stairs, able to work on scaffolds, lifts and ladders over 12 feet in length, bend and crouch, and to reach and pull to work on equipment; and to use hands, arms and legs in using the tools and materials of the trade.
Employee is responsible for complying with life safety and OSHA requirements.
This position is considered an emergency position.
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