Specialist - Fabricator

Location
Utah, United States
Salary
Salary Not specified
Posted
Mar 02, 2021
Employment Level
Administrative
Employment Type
Full Time


Specialist - Fabricator

Position Category: Staff - Full-Time

Summary:
The fabricator designs, constructs, and installs a variety of items on campus, including but not limited to: cabinetry, carpeting, concrete, metal work and welding, doors, walls, ceilings, and roofs. Maintains, installs, and repairs equipment and systems and performs complex work in the design, fabrication, and repair of a variety of equipment, parts, tools, machines, and devices. Incumbents are able to analyze requests, devise a plan, and execute unique projects as requested.

UVU offers an excellent benefits package which includes a generous leave policy, 12 paid holidays, affordable medical and dental insurance options, life and AD&D insurance, tuition waiver (undergraduate resident) for employee and dependents and substantial employer contribution to a retirement plan.


Required Qualifications:
Graduated with a standard high school or the equivalent plus 4 years of experience related to key roles and responsibilities.

Valid driver’s license required.


Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:
  • Knowledge of the tools, equipment, and materials common to the trade.
  • Knowledge of equipment and systems specific to department.
  • Knowledge of all applicable codes, standards, and regulations.
  • Knowledge of metallurgy, plastics, synthetic materials, and other materials used in machine work and welding.
  • Knowledge of welding techniques, tools, and equipment.
  • Skilled in the design, fabrication, joining, and repair of metals piping, equipment, and structures.
  • Skilled in the installation, maintenance, and repair of systems and equipment specific to department.
  • Skilled in estimating time and material requirements for work projects.
  • Skilled in the use of various hand and power tools common to trade.
  • Skilled in cutting, fitting, and welding or assembling various types of metals.
  • Skilled in the fabrication, modification, and repair of equipment and machines. Basic computer skills.
  • Ability to create, read, understand, and build to specifications from blueprints and schematic drawings.
  • Ability to solve technical problems.
  • Ability to assess operational requirements and to plan and organize work flow patterns and schedules.
  • Ability to read, write and understand oral and written instructions as well as blueprints.
  • Ability to communicate through various electronic methods, as well as create reports and documents electronically.
  • Ability to develop and maintain record keeping systems and procedures.
  • Ability to monitor and maintain quality control standards.
  • Ability to analyze and solve problems.


Preferred Qualifications:
5+ years experience in woodwork, finishes, cabinetry, or a related field. 2+ years experience in welding and metal fabrication

Welding certificate is preferred


Physical Requirements:
Work environment involves some exposure to hazards or physical risks, which require following basic safety precautions. Considerable physical activity - heavy lifting, pushing, or pulling required of objects up to 50 pounds. Physical work is a primary part (more than 70%) of job. Work may involve moderate exposure to unusual elements, such as extreme temperatures, dirt, dust, fumes, smoke, unpleasant odors, and/or loud noises.


Benefits Summary:
UVU offers an excellent benefits package which includes a generous leave policy, 12 paid holidays, affordable medical and dental insurance options, life and AD&D insurance, tuition waiver (undergraduate resident) for employee and dependents and substantial employer contribution to a retirement plan.


FLSA: Non-Exempt

Pay Range: $35,891 -$44,864

Advertisement Number: STA10321
Open Date: 03/02/2021
Review Start Date: 03/08/2021
Close Date: 3/16/2021
Open Until Filled: No

Special Instructions to Applicant:

To apply, visit: https://www.uvu.jobs/postings/21617

Employment decisions are made on the basis of an applicant’s qualifications and ability to perform the job without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, age (40 and over), disability, veteran status, pregnancy, childbirth, or pregnancy-related conditions, genetic information, or other bases protected by applicable federal, state, or local law.


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