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Facilities Repairperson

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Position Details

Position Details

Advertising/Posting Title Facilities Repairperson
Diversity Statement The University is especially interested in candidates who can contribute to the diversity and excellence of the institution. Applicants are encouraged to include in their cover letter information about how they will further this goal.
Posting Summary

Under the supervision of the South Zone Facilities Unit Supervisor, perform general repairs, maintenance, construction and refinishing of building components, systems, furnishings and equipment for Residential Life. Provide functional supervision of summer temporary maintenance staff and maintain a positive working relationship with staff and residents. Work in cooperation with residential education staff to support the individual development and community building efforts for all student residents.

Advance Division’s commitment to diversity by: supporting and promoting a safe and healthy community life for people of all races, colors, religions, national origins, genders, sexual orientations, disabilities, and ages, and modeling behavior and articulating expectations that we live and work together in one community, bound together by our commitment to learning and respect for one another

Minimum Qualifications (or equivalent combination of education and experience)

High School diploma and three years related experience required to include general maintenance and/or carpentry. Familiarity with finish carpentry tools and machines required. Valid driver’s license or ability to obtain. Ability to lift 50-75 lbs. required. Ability to complete 16-hour asbestos awareness training and State of Vermont Essential Maintenance Practices training. Demonstrated commitment to diversity, social justice, and fostering a collaborative multicultural environment.

Desirable Qualifications

Experience reading blueprints and maintenance and operations manuals highly desirable.

Other Information
Special Conditions Bargaining unit position, Occasional overtime/weekend hours required, External candidates must complete a 4-month probationary period, A probationary period may be required for current UVM employees, 40 hour work week
Category Facilities//Maintenance/Trades
Job Type Full-time
FLSA Non-Exempt
Hiring Min (Represents full-time (12 months, 1.0 FTE) equivalent salary. Must be prorated for jobs less than 12 months or 1.0FTE (Salary/12 x # of months x FTE)) 14.36
Payband Max (Represents full-time (12 months, 1.0 FTE) equivalent salary. Must be prorated for jobs less than 12 months or 1.0FTE (Salary/12 x # of months x FTE)) 24.41
Staff Hiring Band
Staff Union Code UE

Posting Details

Position will be posted for a minimum of one week, after which it is subject to removal without notice.

Job Open Date 09/07/2017
Job Close Date (Jobs close at 11:59 PM EST.)
Open Until Filled No

Position Information

Position Title Facilities Repairperson
Posting Number S1300PO
Department Residential Life/30452
Position Number 00021705
Employee FTE 1.00
Employee Term 12

Supplemental Questions

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Documents Needed to Apply

Required Documents
  1. Resume
  2. Cover Letter/Letter of Application
Optional Documents