Facilities and Property Management is responsible for ten residential buildings on campus. The Housing Trades/Maintenance Worker 2 performs semi-skilled work assisting journey level trades people. Works independently on a daily basis and prioritizes and completes tasks with minimal supervision. Often works cooperatively with other members of Facilities and Property Management to achieve shared goals. Expected to accept, learn and adapt to new technology. Maintains high professional standard through continual skill development and adherence to PSU uniform and conduct standards.
Must be able to perform in a stressful, fast-paced environment. Must have excellent customer service skills and sensitivity to student schedules. Must be a team player. Must be able to be on-call and respond to after-hours emergencies. Must have a valid driver's license. Must pass a criminal background check. Must be able to share rotation with the on-call pager. Must be familiar with work order database management systems. Must be able to write clearly and precisely. Must have three years' experience maintaining and repairing equipment. Must have three years' experience working both independently and as part of a maintenance team. Must have three years' experience prioritizing daily work load.
Three years' experience in a multifamily, residential environment, preferably in a university setting.
Experience maintaining university residence halls.
Internal Number: 29443
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