Facilities Technician II (General Maintenance) - OFMD
Washington University in St. Louis
Location: St. Louis, Missouri
Internal Number: JR71811
The Washington University School of Medicine Operations & Facilities Management Department provides a range of services for the medical campus in a customer-focused, efficient, and sustainable manner. Operations & Facilities Management maintains 61 university buildings and provides operational, planning, and construction services to over 8.3 million gross square feet of space. We will open three new facilities between 2023 and 2025 with over 1.5M BGSF. In addition, the School of Medicine continues expanding its reach on and off campus in teaching, clinical care, and research. Our team plays a vital and important role in delivering care, research, and services.
Position is responsible for performing general maintenance to various building systems and supporting Facilities Maintenance Technicians at the School of Medicine.
Primary Duties & Responsibilities
Performs repairs to all lighting systems including exit lights, emergency lights, exterior lighting systems.
Manages lighting inventory and maintains compliance with EHS regulations regarding proper storage and disposal.
Performs minor repairs and PMs as requested by the supervisor.
Performs general repairs to all plumbing systems including faucets, urinals, toilets and toilet seats.
Clears minor drain blockages to sinks, floor drains, drinking fountains and toilets using plunger or toilet auger.
Perform removal and installation of damaged or missing ceiling tiles.
Perform bi-annual testing on all fume hoods, make necessary adjustments to airflow, calibrate monitor and/or coordinate repairs.
Assist Facilities Maintenance Technicians with larger projects when necessary.
Communicate effectively through email and electronic work order system.
Cleans equipment as needed during repairs.Â Checks equipment storage areas and reports conditions to supervisor.Â
Performs tasks outside of job description in support of the Department and the Schoolâ™s mission.Â
Maintains effective communication with other maintenance staff.
Performs other duties as assigned.
Technical certificate or degree is preferred.
Good mechanical aptitude.
Ability to lift and carry tools and materials weighing in excess of 50 pounds and be able to raise and carry with assistance items weighing 200 pounds.
Position requires a considerable amount of climbing, balancing, stooping, kneeling and crouching to gain access to lights and equipment.
Good depth perception, field of vision and color vision needed for color coded wiring.
High school diploma or equivalent high school certification required.
Minimum of two years experience in carpentry, plumbing and/or energy management required.
$20.15 - $31.26 / 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.
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