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Job Opening Information BUILDING MAINTENANCE MECHANIC

Job Number
#16 O&M20

Position Title
BUILDING MAINTENANCE MECHANIC
Required Application Type
School Related Personnel
Job Description

REPORTS TO:              DIRECTOR OF FACILITIES III

DESCRIPTION:            Full-time position (1.0 FTE), 8 hours per day (6:00 a.m. – 2:30 p.m. shift), 12 months per year

  • Builds, repairs and refinishes desks, tables, chairs, cupboards, etc.;
  • Installs, maintains and repairs a wide variety of electrical and plumbing fixtures and equipment, including heating and ventilating systems;
  • Builds, installs, maintains and repairs a variety of playground and gym equipment;
  • Plasters and paints walls, partitions and ceilings;
  • Lays and repairs tile and stone floors and walls;
  • Repairs walks, curbs, drives and building foundations;
  • Oversees and takes part in ordinary building cleaning operations;
  • Makes inspections of property to ascertain repair needs;
  • Estimates materials required for repairs;
  • Keeps daily time and material records;
  • May adjust computerized temperature controls, fire controls and or make minor telephone repairs;
  • May test and maintain cooling tower, chiller and glycol system’s chemicals;
  • May make minor repairs to fire alarm systems and components;
  • Builds classrooms, shops, suspended ceilings, etc.;
  • May wire outlets, lights, breaker panels and install and maintain systems;
  • May troubleshoot and repair mechanical and electrical problems;
  • Supervises and participates in a general grounds maintenance program;
  • Performs other duties as assigned.
Civil Service Title
BUILDING MAINTENANCE MECHANIC
Job Qualifications

*  Three (3) years of experience in either general building construction or maintenance work involving one or more of the standard trades such as carpentry, plumbing or electrical, etc.

*  Must possess a thorough knowledge of standard building maintenance and repairs practices, materials and tools, a thorough knowledge of at least one building trade; working knowledge of one or more additional trades; ability to plan and supervise the work of others; ability to understand oral and written directions; ability to work independently and cooperatively; customer service orientation; positive attitude; good communication skills; responsiveness to customers; computer literacy and knowledge as it applies to the needs and demands of the position; ability to lift 50-100 lbs; mechanical aptitude; dependability, thoroughness and physical condition commensurate with the demands of the position
 
SPECIAL REQUIREMENT:  Possession of a valid NYS Class D Driver’s License at the time of application.


SALARY:                      Per SSA contract.  Plus comprehensive benefit package.
                                     

 

 

Application Procedure

Please complete your file by submitting the following information:

*  Employment application

*  Letter of interest

*  Detailed résumé

*  Copy of highest level of education

*  One to three current, dated and signed letters of professional reference (must be less than 1 yr. old)

                                                    

Job Category
OPERATIONS & MAINTENANCE
Job Location
BUSH EDUCATION CENTER

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