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Housing Dining Hospitality (HDH) is a self-funded, large and complex campus department consisting of 7 divisions, with over 700 career employees, 1000 to 1200 student employees and an annual operating budget greater than $200 million. HDH provides housing for approximately 18,000 undergraduates, grad students, faculty, staff and their families in over 400 buildings covering over 8 million sq. ft. HDH is in the midst of implementing an aggressive building plan which added 10,000 new beds in the next 10 years and will almost double our square footage by 2032.
Currently, HDH houses 38% of UCSD's enrolled students with a goal of housing 65% by 2032. HDH provides maintenance and repair, contract meals/meal plan management, as well as retail food service, conference services and catering services to residents, students, faculty, staff, and campus visitors.
Maintenance Mechanic, 100% career performs skilled journey level work independently or as part of regular maintenance crew. May be assigned duties in one or more of the building trades including, but not limited to, plumbing, electrical, refrigeration, locks, e-locks, HVAC, and boiler and steam generator systems. Instruct unskilled or semi-skilled assistants. Assigned to cover campus Housing and Dining Services facilities performing maintenance work dispatched by Customer Service Center dispatcher, maintenance superintendent or campus police. Provides a high level of customer service to customers. Works as a team in conjunction with other divisions within Housing, Dining, Hospitality and other campus departments.
To visit the Housing Dining & Hospitality and the Facilities & Building Services website, please click on the links below -
[https://hdhhome.ucsd.edu/ and https://hdh.ucsd.edu/popcustodial/pages/](https://hdhhome.ucsd.edu/ and https://hdh.ucsd.edu/popcustodial/pages/ "")
Housing/Dining/Hospitality commits to facilitating an equitable, diverse and inclusive environment, fostering a sense of belonging for our students and staff. As HDH we understand, each unique individual with their varied thoughts and experiences is what makes our department strong. Aligning with UC San Diego's Office for Equity, Diversity, and Inclusion strategic goals, Housing/Dining/Hospitality is proud to promote and create opportunities for greater equity, diversity and inclusiveness within our division.
SCHEDULE: Nights, 8 hrs/day, WED – SAT; 9:00pm to 8:00am
Required to work scheduled shifts, including nights and weekends – may need to work five 8-hour or four 10-hour shifts, including day shift, evening shift and night shift. Proper notice will be given.
Required to work overtime as needed
Able to carry tools and walk to various locations
Ability to communicate effectively with people of many diverse backgrounds, including students, staff, faculty, and guests.
Ability to follow written and verbal instructions. Ability to follow all safety precautions in methods and use of equipment.
Thorough knowledge of types of pipe and tubing for water, steam and gas systems and refrigeration.
Journey level skill in one or more of the following trades: plumbing, electrical, refrigeration, boiler and steam systems and HVAC .
Knowledge and skill to use tools for installing and repairing plumbing systems, electrical systems, refrigeration, HVAC, sheet metal and power tools for carpentry.
Knowledge and skill to make temporary and permanent repairs to doors and associated hardware.
Knowledge of hermetic and semi-hermetic type compressors and chillers.
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