Floor Maintenance Technician
Bldg Environmental Technician
Floor Maintenance Technician
Housekeeping - 35212
Primary Purpose of Organizational Unit
The Housekeeping unit is a part of the Physical Plant, Business Affairs Section of the university. The unit provides special floor care to all academic buildings, administration offices, labs and University Union and University Union Annex. Work involves a variety of tasks in accordance with established floor maintenance practices. This area also performs preventive maintenance on equipment used for floor maintenance.
Facilities - 35200 College
The University of North Carolina Wilmington, the state’s coastal university, is dedicated to the integration of teaching, mentoring, research and service. Widely acknowledged for its world-class faculty and staff and continuously recognized at a national level for scholarly excellence and affordability, UNCW offers a powerful academic experience that stimulates creative inquiry and critical thinking and a community rich in diversity, inclusion and global perspectives.
A public institution with nearly 18,000 students, UNCW offers a full range of baccalaureate- and graduate-level programs, as well as doctoral degrees in educational leadership, marine biology, nursing practice and psychology; and many distance learning options, including clinical research, an accelerated RN-to- BSN program, an Executive M.B.A. program structured for working professionals, and the nation’s only bachelor’s degree program focused on coastal engineering.
The university’s efforts to advance research and scholarly activities have earned UNCW the elevated designation of “Doctoral Universities: High Research Activity” institution (R2 University) by the Carnegie Classification of Institutions of Higher Education.
UNCW has been part of the University of North Carolina System since 1969.
Location of Workplace
Brief Summary of Work for this Position
The Floor Maintenance Technician performs skilled work in the care and maintenance of floors, floor maintenance workers clean and maintain various types of floor surfaces. Work requires employees to be knowledgeable of established floor finishing techniques, procedures and correct usage of chemical cleaning agents. Work is performed under close supervision of the Floor Maintenance Supervisor and is reviewed for quality and efficiency.
Minimum Education and Experience Requirements
Some knowledge of cleaning procedures, ability to follow instructions and to perform medium to heavy physical work; or an equivalent combination of training and experience.
Preferred education, professional skills and experience
High school diploma or equivalency; or demonstrated possession of the competencies necessary to perform the work
Additional training on new equipment and safety practices is required.
Knowledge of floor care and cleaning along with two years experience in commercial/industrial floor care/cleaning
Skilled in the use and proper care of floor maintenance equipment
Ability to follow written and oral instructions and to use manipulative skills
Physical strength to work at heavy manual labor for considerable periods of time
Required Certifications or licensure
NC Driver’s License required
$31,200 - $32,500
1.0 (40 hours per week)
Months Per Year
Monday - Friday
9:30PM - 6:00AM
Type of Position
Anticipated Ending Date if Time-Limited
Job Posting Date
Posting Close Date
Special Notes to Applicants
PLEASE NOTE : This posting will close at 11:59PM on the posted closing date. To receive full consideration, please be sure you have fully completed the entire application before you apply for this position. Failure to answer all required questions will cause the system to disqualify your application.
For more info/to apply visit http://jobs.uncw.edu. Applications must be submitted through the online application system to be considered.
You will be required to attach a cover letter and resume to successfully apply for this position. To receive full consideration, please be sure you have completed the ‘Work History’ section of the application before you apply for this position.
This position is being recruited at the Journey level. If no applicants apply who meet the required competency and training & experience requirements, then management may consider other applicants. Salary would be determined based on competencies, equity, budget, and market considerations.
At the University of North Carolina at Wilmington ( UNCW ), our culture reflects our values of inclusion, diversity, globalization, ethics and integrity and innovation and we are committed to providing equality of educational and employment opportunity for all persons without regard to race, sex (such as gender, gender identity, marital status, childbirth, and pregnancy), age, color, national origin (including ethnicity), religion, disability, sexual orientation, political affiliation, veteran status, military service member status, genetic information, or relationship to other university constituents – except where sex, age, or ability represent bona fide educational or occupational qualifications or where marital status is a statutorily established eligibility criterion for State funded employee benefit programs. UNCW believes that embracing the unique contributions of our faculty, staff and students is critical to our success and paramount in being recognized for our global mindset.
Eligibility for Employment
Final candidates are subject to criminal & sex offender background checks. Some vacancies also require credit or motor vehicle checks. UNC Wilmington participates in E-Verify. Federal law requires all employers to verify the identity and employment eligibility of all persons hired to work in the United States.
External Link to Posting
Required Documents Optional Documents
- Cover Letter
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