Tech I/II, Construction

Location
Alabama, United States
Salary
Salary Not Specified
Posted
Jun 30, 2021
Employment Type
Full Time


Position Details

Requisition Number

S921P

Home Org Name

Heavy Construction

Division Name

Assoc Vice President Facilities

Position Title

Tech I/II, Construction

Job Class Code

ND39/ND40

Appointment Status

Full-time

Part-time FTE

Limited Term

No

Limited Term Length

Job Summary

Level I:
Under close supervision, supports the construction, repair, and maintenance of Auburn University buildings, streets, sidewalks, and property. Assists in tasks for new construction, renovation, and/or maintenance projects on university buildings and property. May focus in one of the following areas: inhouse construction, infrastructure, or roofing.

Level II:
Under general supervision, supports the construction, repair, and maintenance of Auburn University buildings, streets, sidewalks, and property. Performs advanced tasks for new construction, renovation, and/or maintenance projects on university buildings and property. May focus in one of the following areas: in-house construction, infrastructure, or roofing.

Two positions are available

Essential Functions

Level I:
- Assists in a variety of carpentry tasks and installations including, but not limited to, layout, foundations, form carpentry, framing, drywall, ceilings, flooring, windows, doors and door jams, siding, and roofs in university buildings and structures throughout campus.
- Performs excavation and demolition work as needed for renovation and construction projects.
- Operates motorized equipment including backhoes, forklifts, skid steers, truck/trailer combinations, dump trucks, motor cranes, front-end loaders, man lifts, and other heavy equipment.
- Maintains roofs and ceilings throughout campus. Performs minor repairs to various types of roofing systems to prevent or correct leaks and damage from penetrations in roofs.
- Prepares and paints all manner of surfaces including, but not limited to, masonry walls, sheetrock, external surfaces, and floors. Performs installation or maintenance preparation of surfaces for paint and finishes.
- Assists in the set up and removal of barricades, fences, and other dividers across campus.
- Assists in the patching of holes, cracks, and other surface problems in university streets. Prepares, fills, and packs potholes on roads and streets around campus.
- Assists in forming, pouring, and finishing cement structures; lays bricks and blocks on and around structures.
- May be given the responsibility of individual project completion, seeing to its logistics, cleanliness, completion, and some client interactions.
- May perform demolition of structures, portions of structure, walls, sidewalks or other related building systems. May pressure wash roofs, buildings, and sidewalks on campus.
- May be responsible for meeting and maintaining training and certification requirements as outlined by the department’s training and credentialing requirements.
- May perform other related duties as assigned.

Level II:
- Performs and leads a variety of carpentry tasks and installations including, but not limited to, layout, foundations, form carpentry, framing, drywall, ceilings, flooring, windows, doors and door jams, siding, and roofs in university buildings and structures throughout campus.
- Demonstrates knowledge of multiple methods for maintaining roofs and ceilings throughout campus. Plans, schedules, and leads minor repairs of various types of roofing systems to prevent or correct leaks and damage from penetrations in roofs.
- Forms, pours, and finishes cement structures; lays bricks and blocks on and around structures. Responsible for form building and installation, concrete finish work, and site layout and measurement.
- Assists in the set up and removal of barricades, fences, and other dividers across campus. May pressure wash roofs, buildings, and sidewalks on campus.
- Operates motorized equipment including backhoes, forklifts, skid steers, truck/trailer combinations, dump trucks, motor cranes, front-end loaders, man lifts, and other heavy equipment.
- Plans, schedules, and leads excavation and demolition work as needed for renovation and construction projects.
- Leads, prepares, and paints all manner of surfaces including, but not limited to, masonry walls, sheetrock, external surfaces, and floors. Performs installation or maintenance preparation of surfaces for paint and finishes.
- Demonstrates knowledge of the proper demolition of structures, portions of structure, walls, sidewalks, or other related building systems. May lead team in performing this duty.
- Plans, schedules, and executes patching of holes, cracks, and other surface problems in university streets. Demonstrates knowledge of the proper materials and methods used in patching.
- Responsible for individual project completion, seeing to its logistics, cleanliness, completion, and client support.
- May be responsible for meeting and maintaining training and certification requirements as outlined by the department’s training and credentialing requirements.
- May perform other related duties as assigned.

Education Level

High School Diploma or equivalent

Field of Study

Years of Experience

Level I: No experience.

Area of Experience

Preferred experience in carpentry, roofing, road repair, and/or concrete forming and finishing.

Requirements for Additional Job Levels

Level II: 4 years experience in carpentry, roofing, road repair,
and/or concrete forming and finishing.

Education Level

Indicated education is required; no substitutions allowed.

Field of Study

Years of Experience

When a candidate has the required education, but lacks the required experience, they may normally apply additional appropriate education toward the experience requirement, at a rate of one (1) year relevant education per year of required experience.

Area of Experience

Requirements for Additional Job Levels

Minimum Skills and Abilities

Level I:
  • Basic knowledge of construction, infrastructure, and/or roofing techniques and principles
  • Ability to operate machinery and vehicles and use basic hand tools
  • Ability to adhere to all safe work practices and standards
  • Ability to learn and progress in the field




Level II:
  • Knowledge of the proper methods, materials, and equipment to apply to each situation
  • Knowledge of best safety principles and practices
  • Ability to apply advanced skills and knowledge in area of focus
  • Ability to effectively lead others and manage projects
  • Ability to prioritize tasks to meet project deadlines
  • Client relationship management skills


Minimum Technology Skills

Minimum License and Certifications

Valid Driver’s License

Desired Qualifications

Seeking individuals with roofing installation/repair experience. Experience with any roofing membrane acceptable, but asphalt shingle, TPO, Metal, and/or Modified Bitumen are preferred. Working off of ladders, various lifts, and in high places are expected.

Salary Grade

29

Salary Range

$25,000 - $46,700

Job Category

Facilities/Skills Trades

Working Hours if Non-Traditional

City position is located in:

Auburn

State position is located:

Alabama

List any hazardous conditions or physical demands required by this position

Posting Date

06/30/2021

Closing Date

07/29/2021

EEO Statement

A commitment to an inclusive and diverse campus environment is required. Women, underrepresented groups, individuals with disabilities and veterans are encouraged to apply.

AUBURN UNIVERSITY IS AN AFFIRMATIVE ACTION / EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER . It is our policy to provide equal employment opportunities for all individuals without regard to race, sex, religion, color, national origin, age, disability, protected veteran status, genetic information, sexual orientation, gender identity, or any other classification protected by applicable law.

Special Instructions to Applicants

· Only completed applications will be considered, so please provide all requested information in each section. This should include all employment history and required application documents.
· If required, be sure to attach cover letter and resume.
· Please include a copy of any required or relevant certifications/licenses in the “Other Documents” section.
· Please answer all supplemental questions completely and accurately.

Quick Link for Internal Postings

https://www.auemployment.com/postings/23759
Documents Needed to Apply
Required DocumentsOptional Documents
  1. Resume
  2. Cover Letter
Supplemental Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

  1. * Do you have a high school diploma or equivalent?
    • Yes
    • No
  2. * Do you have a valid driver's license or the ability to obtain one prior to selection?
    • Yes
    • No
  3. * How many years of experience do you have in this type of position
    • 0 -1
    • 2-3
    • 4-5
    • 6 - 7
    • 8+
  4. * Please describe your related experience in detail and provide the job titles of the positions in which you obtained it. If you do not have related experience, please enter 'N/A'

    (Open Ended Question)



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