Facilities Maintenance Technician III - Facilities Operations and Management
Washington University in St. Louis
Location: St. Louis, Missouri
Internal Number: JR51521
Position acts on on-site maintenance coordinator for assigned areas, prioritizing and accomplishing or securing assistance for accomplishing a variety of maintenance conditions and problems.
PRIMARY DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
Acts as primary Building Services contact for assigned area, prioritizing work and making initial assessment of conditions and services needs.
Plans and completes the repairs/installation of HVAC, electrical, and plumbing systems for short-range projects.
Estimates labor time, requisitions materials needed, and requests other maintenance staff assistance for long range projects.
Monitors outside service schedules and equipment installation by outside contractors.
Monitors service schedules/coordinate any interruptions in service (utility outages).
Interfaces with customer to schedule/coordinate any interruptions in service (utility outages).
Follows through on work in progress to verify proper facility conditions are restored.
Performs variety of tasks involving HVAC, electrical, plumbing, etc.
Keeps Building Services supervisors aware of facility conditions, problems, and needs.
Maintains effective communication with other Facility Maintenance Coordinators and other maintenance staff.
Vocational training preferred.
Ability to diagnose/resolve varied maintenance problems involving, HVAC, Electrical, Plumbing and similar conditions.
Resolves maintenance problems in timely manner that will avoid disruption/delay in work environment to staff or public.
Applicant Special Instructions
Works inside and outside, in dusty and dirty places such as pits and equipment spaces where temperatures may exceed 100 degrees and equipment may be oily and greasy. Exposed to wet and cold conditions as well as noise and vibration from operation equipment.
Ability to work in morgues, gross anatomy and pathology laboratories where human or animal bodies or parts may be within view of the worker. Employee may be required to work in vicinity of labs containing biohazardous radioactive substances.
Must be able to lift and carry tools and material weighing in excess of 50 pounds and be able to raise and carry with assistance items weighing 200 pounds. Climbs, balances, stoop, kneel and crouch to gain access to pipes, wiring and equipment. Handles a variety of hand and power tools. Near-visual acuity needed to read equipment diagrams and inspect parts. Depth perception, field of vision and color vision needed to fit and install parts.
High school diploma or equivalent high school certification.
Equivalent of two - four years related experience in skill trade functions with demonstrated ability to perform varied maintenance tasks.
Must have good customer service skills and the ability to communicate with diverse groups of people.
Individual must demonstrate the proficiency to perform the position being filled.
$21.60 - $33.45 / HourlyThe salary range reflects base salaries paid for positions in a given job grade across the University. Individual rates within the range will be determined by factors including one's qualifications and performance, equity with others in the department, market rates for positions within the same grade and department budget.
All external candidates receiving an offer for employment will be required to submit to pre-employment screening for this position. The screenings will include criminal background check and, as applicable for the position, other background checks, drug screen, an employment and education or licensure/certification verification, physical examination, certain vaccinations and/or governmental registry checks. All offers are contingent upon successful completion of required screening.
Washington University in St. Louis is committed to providing a comprehensive and competitive benefits package to our employees. Benefits eligibility is subject to employment status, full-time equivalent (FTE) workload, and weekly standard hours. Please visit our website at https://hr.wustl.edu/benefits/ to view a summary of benefits.
Washington University is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration without regard to an individualâ™s sex, race, color, religion, age, disability status, protected veteran status, national or ethnic origin, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation. Women, minorities, protected veterans and the disabled are strongly encouraged to apply.
Washington University is dedicated to building a diverse community of individuals who are committed to contributing to an inclusive environment â“ fostering respect for all and welcoming individuals from diverse backgrounds, experiences and perspectives. Individuals with a commitment to these values are encouraged to apply.
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