Facilities Technician - American Public University System in Charles Town West Virginia

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American Public University System

Charles Town, West Virginia

United States


Detailed Job Description

Synopsis of Role:

The Facilities Technician provides facilities support for the Charles Town offices of American Public University System (APUS).

Essential Functions:

  • Maintains and performs preventive maintenance on campus heating, ventilation and air conditioning(HVAC) systems including Mitsubishi/York/Trane systems on site.
  • Performs minor repairs on plumbing and electrical issues.
  • Provides support for various campus functions and events hosted by APUS.
  • Replaces air conditioning filters throughout campus.
  • Maintains and repairs kitchen appliances.
  • Assists in the replacement of interior and exterior lamps and fixtures.
  • Assists with removal of snow from entrances and walkways/ apply snow melt as necessary.
  • Performs other duties as assigned.

Required Skills

  • Must be able to effectively communicate.
  • Must have the ability to work independently or with a team member.
  • Ability to solve problems and make decisions.
  • Acquires information and understands the tasks required of the facilities department.
  • Must be able to think strategically, respond to change, and be innovative.
  • Ability to effectively manage time and performance while on the job.
  • Ability to plan and monitor for results.

Required Experience

  • Must have 2 years of  HVAC knowledge and experience.
  • Must have 2 years of electrical knowledge and experience.
  • General plumbing knowledge a plus.
  • Computer literate in Microsoft Office a plus.

Keyword Phrases

  • Facilities
  • Facilities Technician
  • Embracing and creating diverse learning environs
  • Superior and relevant distance learning programs
  • Online education supports a community of learners
Employment Type:Administrative Staff
Degree Required: See Job Description
Experience: See Job Description
Level of Job: Analyst / Staff
Salary: Not Specified
Type of School:4 - Year / Masters Institution
Application Requirements: CV/Resume
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