Employees in this class are under general supervision. Work performed in a variety of skilled maintenance tasks including carpentry, basic plumbing, basic electrical, and basic HVAC repair. Performs a variety of semi-skilled preventive maintenance duties such as cleaning coils, changing filters, greasing motors, etc. Performs interior and exterior painting duties as required; and performs other related duties as assigned.
Must be able to work any shift or schedule. Overtime will be required as needed. Facilities employees may be required to report at their regularly scheduled times during emergency closures or during inclement weather to perform essential functions including snow removal duties.
The value of employment at ETSU goes far beyond salary. The official workday is 7.5 hours, which includes a one-hour lunch/meal break. Regular benefited ETSU employees enjoy a full range of benefits, services, and programs including:
Paid time off & leave
16 paid holidays
Health and life insurance
Access to University facilities and services and much more!
ETSU is committed to a diverse and inclusive workforce by ensuring all our students, faculty, and staff work in an environment of openness and acceptance. Successful candidates should have a demonstrated commitment and contribution to fostering and advancing equity, diversity, and inclusion. East Tennessee State University (ETSU) is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer.
Disclaimer: The Job Summary is intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by individuals in this classification. It is not intended to be a complete list of all responsibilities, duties, and skills required. Management reserves the right to revise the job or require different tasks to be performed as assigned to reflect changes in the position. Employees must be able to perform the position's essential functions satisfactorily with or without reasonable accommodations.
Job Category: Support Staff
Part-time and/or professional experience in building/facilities maintenance, HVAC/HVACR repair, mechanical maintenance, and/or other closely relevant experience (such as carpentry, painting, plumbing, and masonry). In lieu of experience, those with relevant certifications and/or apprenticeship experience may be considered.
A valid Driver's License.
Able to work various shifts including weekends and after business hours.
Founded in 1911 (as East Tennessee State Normal School), East Tennessee State University serves over 15,000 undergraduate, graduate, and professional students. ETSU has eleven colleges and schools, including health sciences, liberal arts, education and business & technology. ETSU is centered on a warm and friendly residential campus nestled in the secure and beautiful Blue Ridge Mountains of northeast Tennessee. As part of the ETSU community, you will enjoy all the region has to offer, including snow-skiing, various festivals, numerous golf courses and lakes, popular national and state parks, whitewater rafting, the Appalachian Trail, and much more.