Sr Maintenance/Repair Spec - Miami University in Oxford Ohio

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Miami University

Oxford, Ohio

United States


Detailed Job Description

Job ID: 1759 - AFSCME - FT (hourly)

Perform a variety of semi-skilled and skilled duties in the repair, maintenance and/or operation of buildings, facilities, equipment, tools, etc. Operate and maintain a Zamboni, ice edger, and other related equipment; repair and sharpen skates; perform major repairs, preventive maintenance, and custodial functions to building structures, components, and facilities; coordinate maintenance functions with the Physical Facilities Department; assist with training and supervising student employees; compile and maintain records; and provide assistance with programs, activities, and customer service as needed.


Specific Duties (May include but not limited to the following):

1) Operate and maintain Zamboni and ice edger;

2)  Perform ice maintenance;

3)  Repair and sharpen skates;

4) Perform custodial functions to the building;

5) Make major repairs to building structures, such as repairing damaged walls, floors, ceilings, doors, windows, etc., and makes major installations or replacements as required;

6) Make repairs on electrical facilities and equipment, such as repairing or replacing electrical switches, outlets, appliances, motors, fans, etc.;

7)  Repair or replace building hardware such as door closers, locks, panic bars, hand rails, etc.;

8) Repair, replace and/or maintain water pipes, drains, sinks, faucets, toilets, and other plumbing fixtures of facilities;

9) Perform minor repairs to refrigeration and ventilation equipment etc.;

10) Monitor and log refrigeration and HVAC equipment;

11) Make repairs and maintain tools, appliances and equipment such as vacuum sweepers, drills, sanders, etc., by repairing or replacing worn or broken parts, cleaning, lubricating, calibrating, etc.;

12) Read and understand parts lists, catalogs and manuals to identify and initiate procurement of replacement parts, make repairs, etc.;

13) Apply protective or decorative coatings of paint or other materials to building surfaces (i.e., walls, doors, windows), equipment, etc.;

14) Maintain work areas in a clean, orderly condition;

15) Keep and maintain records, fill out forms, etc., as required or instructed;

16) Assist with training and supervision of student employees;

17) Perform other related duties up to and including the level of skill described above.

Working Conditions:
Physical effort usually requires considerable walking and standing with some lifting of materials weighing 25 to 50 pounds. Somewhat disagreeable working conditions. Some exposure to several unpleasant elements which are particularly disagreeable.


Minimum Qualifications

Requires nine months of technical training beyond high school and three years of related experience, or an equivalent combination of education and experience. Requires driver's license.

Preferred Qualifications

Knowledge of unit operations; mechanical skills; knowledge of computer and unit applications; supervisory skills.

Special Instructions to Applicant

Employment will require a criminal background check according to University guidelines.

Miami University, an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer with smoke- and tobacco-free campuses, is committed to a multicultural environment and strongly encourages applications from minorities, females, veterans and individuals with disabilities.

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  • Opportunities for growth and advancement
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Employment Type:Administrative Staff
Degree Required: See Job Description
Experience: See Job Description
Level of Job: See Job Description
Salary: See Job Description
Type of School:Research University
Application Requirements: CV/Resume
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