Senior Maintenance SpecialistVirginia Tech
This position will perform a variety of functions including plumbing, mechanical, electrical, pest control, carpet cleaning, and carpentry tasks. The successful candidate will have the ability to work independently as well as a member of a team with the focus on providing excellent customer service. Some overtime required and responds to after hours service calls when scheduled or in emergency situations. Must be willing to work weekend shift occasionally or on a rotating shift.
Previous experience with general maintenance of commercial or institutional buildings. Previous experience with general maintenance in the areas of Plumbing, Electrical, HVAC, pest control, carpet cleaning, and Carpentry; including but not limited to diagnosing, repairing and/or replacing. Demonstrated knowledge of maintenance methods including materials, tools, procedures and safety practices. Previous experience working with / understanding blueprints and specifications. Previous experience processing complete, accurate work order reports / documentation. Previous experience with computers and Microsoft Office Suite or similar software. Strong interpersonal communication skills. Some overtime required and responds to afterhours service calls when scheduled or in emergency situations. Must be willing to work weekend shift occasionally or on a rotating shift.
Journey/master's certification in a trade related occupation or General Contractor license preferred. Previous experience with hokie serv or similar electronic maintenance program.
$19 per hour
October 23rd, 2019
The successful Candidate will be required to have a criminal conviction check
About Virginia Tech
Virginia Tech is a public land-grant university, committed to teaching and learning, research, and outreach to the Commonwealth of Virginia, the nation, and the world. Building on its motto of Ut Prosim (that I may serve), Virginia Tech is dedicated to InclusiveVT—serving in the spirit of community, diversity, and excellence. We seek candidates who adopt and practice the Principles of Community, which are fundamental to our on-going efforts to increase access and inclusion, and to create a community that nurtures learning and growth for all of its members. Virginia Tech actively seeks a broad spectrum of candidates to join our community in preparing leaders for the world.
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