The Facilities Department at the University of North Texas is seeking to hire a Maintenance Technician to join our team. Responsibilities of the position include, but are not limited to:
Performs electrical maintenance to include; but not limited to, replacement or repair of light fixtures, switches, receptacles, breakers and fuses; incandescent, fluorescent and LED bulbs, tubes and ballasts; and appliances using appropriate hand, power, specialty tools and meters.
Performs plumbing maintenance to include; but not limited to, replacement or repair of leaks in drains, sinks, faucets and toilets; unclogging of all types of drains; replacing drain hoses, and drain pipes on washing machines, water coolers, ice machines and similar devices.
Performs painting, carpentry, and masonry work; uses brushes, sprayers and rollers in preparation of surfaces to receive paints, stains and varnishes; uses chisels and trowels to replace ceramic, carpet and vinyl wall and floor tile; hangs doors, installs latches, hinges, locks and handles on entry, passage, and cabinet doors.
Responsible for the completion of all maintenance service and repair requests as assigned by the Work Order System.
Performs scheduled preventative maintenance tasks as assigned by the Work Order System.
Performs maintenance, repair and upgrades of facilities as part of a Make-Ready Crew and directs part-time student workers.
Responds to maintenance emergencies and/or after-hours requests. Must be available for 24-hour On-Call duties as assigned. Overtime may be required.
Read and interpret equipment manuals, drawings and schematics and work orders to perform required maintenance and service requests.
Maintain a professional and courteous demeanor with all residents, vendor, contractors and fellow employees.
May be assigned to the On Call rotation.
Other duties as assigned.
The University of North Texas System and its component institutions are committed to equal opportunity and comply with all applicable federal and state laws regarding nondiscrimination and affirmative action. The University of North Texas System and its component institutions do not discriminate on the basis of race, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, religion, national origin, age, disability, genetic information, or veteran status in its application and admission processes, educational programs and activities, and employment practices.
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