University of Massachusetts Medical School

Maintenance Technician

US-MA-Shrewsbury
3 months ago(9/19/2017 3:47 PM)
Requisition Number
2017-29711
# of Openings
1
Shift
Day
Exempt/Non-Exempt Status
Non Exempt
Union Code
Non Union Position-W25-Non Unit Classified

Overview

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Responsibilities

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Additional Information

GENERAL SUMMARY OF POSITION:

Under the direction of the supervisor or designee, the Maintenance Technician performs semi-skilled building and equipment maintenance and construction tasks, The Maintenance Technician assists technicians on major repairs or new construction, installs, repairs, modifies, and maintains a variety of equipment and electro-mechanical systems used including ancillary and laboratory equipment.

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MAJOR RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Assist plumbers, electricians, carpenters, and other mechanical journeymen, in major repairs and maintenance; which may involve following blueprints and written instructions
  • Lubricate, clean, and paint mechanical equipment
  • Clean machinery, appurtenances and mechanical spaces
  • Build, install, and repair walls, ceilings and floors
  • Perform wall patching and painting
  • Assist in moving and setting up of furniture; as well as, other equipment and machinery
  • Maintain and repair maintenance tools
  • Perform all routine preventative maintenance inspection and adhere to set timetables for completion
  • Operate, troubleshoot, install, and repair all equipment and systems
  • Perform routine cleaning including washing, stripping and buffing floors, cleaning and disinfecting restrooms, emptying trash, vacuuming carpets, dusting and replenishing paper supplies
  • Perform receiving, mail distribution, and courier services
  • Maintain records and pertinent data
  • Maintain spare parts inventory
  • Perform other duties as required.

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REQUIRED QUALIFICATIONS:

  • High School diploma
  • Working knowledge of construction and maintenance materials and equipment
  • Knowledge of tools and skill to perform work using hammers, wrenches, etc.
  • Ability to read instructions, blueprints, and/or specifications
  • General knowledge of piping, plumbing, ducting and electrical systems including the interpreting of schematics and ability to work from drawings and manufacturer instructions
  • Ability to travel to off-site locations.

 

 

 

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS:

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COMPETENCIES:

  • Attention to detail
  • Dependability
  • Quality and process improvement

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SUPERVISION RECEIVED:

Under the direction of the supervisor or designee __________________________________________________________________________________________________

 

SUPERVISION EXERCISED:

None

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ENVIRONMENTAL WORKING CONDITIONS:

May perform work in all Medical School facilities and is subject to possible exposure to chemicals, gases, electrical shock; may work in confined spaces on ladders.

Ability to perform physically arduous tasks; normal dexterity, visual acuity, ability to lift up to 50 lbs., ability to climb and work from ladders and scaffolding, and work in confined areas ________________________________________________________________________________________________

As an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer, UMMS recognizes the power of a diverse community and encourages applications from individuals with varied experiences, perspectives, and backgrounds.

 

 

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