Facilities Maintenance II - Watermaster (Current UVU employees only) - Utah Valley University in Orem Utah

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Utah Valley University

Orem, Utah

United States


Detailed Job Description

Repairs and installs valves, pipes and sprinkler heads in a timely and effective manner to maintain irrigation of UVU properties, approximately 300 acres. Operates light equipment, assists in updating sprinkler drawings and plans. Assists and operates Maxicom 2 system and its controllers. Assists in pump station operation and maintenance along with filter system and fountains. Assists in culinary water repairs and in supervising hourly employees.

Minimum Qualifications

Graduated with a standard high school or the equivalent plus 1-3 year(s) experience related to key roles and responsibilities. Must have a valid Drivers License.


Knowledge of the principle and practices of landscaping and grounds maintenance.


Skills in pipe repair and gluing of PVC pipe and fittings.

Skills in operation of hand tools and testing equipment.

Skills in operation of light and heavy equipment.


Ability to read and interpret blueprints, staking and surveying materials.

Ability to calculate water pressure and proper pipe sizing.

Ability to operate light trucks and tractors.

Ability to operate computer type controllers.

Pay Range

$30,052 to $37,565

Special Instructions to Applicants

-Must have a current valid drivers license.

This position is for current UVU employees only. An individual who meets at least one of the following criteria may apply for this position as an in-house applicant:

-Adjunct faculty status for at least two full semesters immediately prior to the position’s opening date, OR

-Non-Student Part-time hourly employee employed a minimum of 6 consecutive months, working at least an average of 20 hours per week, immediately prior to the position’s opening date, OR

-Salaried employee employed a minimum of 6 consecutive months, working at least an average of 30 hours per week, immediately prior to the position’s opening date.

Under “Reference’s Letter” Please list a minimum of one contact. References may be contacted at some point during the screening and selection process.

Keyword Phrases

  • Grounds
  • student centered teaching organization
  • building communities of engaged learners
  • beautiful mountain location
Employment Type:Administrative Staff
Degree Required: High School
Experience: See Job Description
Level of Job: See Job Description
Salary: See Job Description
Type of School:4 - Year / Masters Institution
Application Requirements: CV/Resume
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