Maintenance Specialist 106240
Job no: 494920
Work type: Staff Full-time
Location: Pensacola - Main Campus
Categories: Staff, Housing
The University of West Florida is an Equal Opportunity/Access/Affirmative Action/Disabled/Veteran employer. Any individual requiring special accommodation to apply is requested to advise UWF by contacting UWF Human Resources at 1-850-474-2694 (voice) or 1-850-857-6158 (TTY). E-Verify is required for employment. All applications for employment at the University are subject to Florida public records law.
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Employment based visa sponsorship will NOT be considered for this position.
|Position Title (Classification Title):||Maintenance Specialist 106240, Maintenance Specialist|
|Working Title:||Maintenance Specialist|
|Job Summary:||Complete maintenance work orders, repair/replace electrical fixtures and switches, repair and install plumbing. Knowledge of safety procedures required for electrical work. Ability to install, maintain, and repair motors, generators and other mechanical equipment. Able to take accurate measurements. Repair damaged items related to keys and locks, recreate new keys when needed. Install common appliances found in apartments. Maintain/repair as needed for air conditioning units, operate all mechanical tools necessary to complete job required within specific trade. Communicate with students, co-workers, vendors, and residents for a safe living learning environment.
|Department||Housing Residence Life|
|Minimum Qualifications:||Completion of an approved apprenticeship program for multiple trades; or a high school diploma and four years of appropriate experience. Appropriate vocational/technical training may substitute at an equivalent rate for the required experience.|
|Position Qualifications:||Basic knowledge of electrical, plumbing, heating, venting and air conditioning systems, carpentry, custodial and work safety guidelines.|
|Preferred Qualifications||Knowledge of the responsibilities of a University Housing (or related residential facilities) Housing and Custodial operation. Strong written and verbal skills, previous experience working independently and as a team member, and demonstrate the ability to plan, organize and coordinate work assignments.|
|Essential Functions / Job Duties:||
|Special Requirements or Considerations of the Job:||
This position requires a criminal background screen.
This position requires fingerprinting.
This position is eligible for veteran's preference.
|Number of Vacancies||1|
|Work Hours||12pm-9pm M-F|
|Special Instructions to Applicants:||Candidates must apply online through the University of West Florida website: https://careers.uwf.edu. Applicants are required to attach a resume, cover letter and contact information for three references. *References will be contacted upon submission of this application. An opportunity to upload these documents will be provided during the application process. For assistance, please contact Human Resources at 850-474-2694 or email email@example.com.
This position allows eligible veterans and their spouses to claim Veterans’ Preference pursuant to Section 295.07, F.S.; applicants claiming preference are responsible for providing required documentation on or before the posting deadline date as such documentation is required for eligibility determination. Supporting documentation, in addition to the DD214, may be required based on eligibility criteria. For information on obtaining a DD214, visit http://www.archives.gov/veterans/military-service-records/ or call 1-866-272-6272.
At the conclusion of this search, if a non-preference eligible applicant is appointed to the position and you are a preference-eligible applicant and believe that you were not afforded employment preference in accordance with applicable Florida law and regulation, a written complaint requesting an investigation may be submitted to the Florida Department of Veterans’ Affairs, Division of Benefits and Assistance, 9500 Bay Pines Blvd., Room 214, St. Petersburg, Florida 33708. Such complaint should be filed within 60 calendar days from the date that the notice the position has been filled is received by the applicant pursuant to Sections 120.569 and 120.57, F.S.
Prior to filing a complaint, it is the responsibility of the preference-eligible applicant to contact the designated Human Resources or other contact person at least one time after 45 days have passed from the final date for submitting an application or the interview date, whichever is later in time, if the applicant has not received notice of a hiring decision.