Job no: 238249-US
Onsite, Staff-Full Time
FP&M/PP UEM/UTIL & ENERGY MGMT
Facilities, Skilled Trades, Maintenance
This is a position at the Charter Street and Walnut Street Heating
Plants. The UW Heating Plants are tasked with providing stream,
chilled water, compressed air, and some electricity to the UW
Madison Campus, UW Hospital, and VA Hospital, among others. Main
Duties for this position include the operation and maintenance of
Dry Ice Blasting equipment, floor scrubbers, buffing equipment,
scissors lifts and other various equipment. Other duties are to
include minor plant maintenance, assisting Trades workers, cleaning
of various plant areas, other minor projects requested by Plant
Management. Type of work will vary slightly depending on what
duties need to be accomplished. This work is performed under the
general direction of the Maintenance Superintendent. Facilities
Repair Workers maintain a familiarity with and perform all work in
accordance with UW safety rules and practices to provide a safe
The University of Wisconsin-Madison, Physical Plant, is committed
to the highest standard of customer relation's principles for its
customers, fellow staff members, students, and visitors. Staff will
serve as role models by practicing exemplary behaviors when working
with customers and fellow staff members.
List of Duties
Institutional Statement on Diversity:
Diversity is a source of strength, creativity, and innovation for
UW-Madison. We value the contributions of each person and respect
the profound ways their identity, culture, background, experience,
status, abilities, and opinion enrich the university community. We
commit ourselves to the pursuit of excellence in teaching,
research, outreach, and diversity as inextricably linked
The University of Wisconsin-Madison fulfills its public mission by
creating a welcoming and inclusive community for people from every
background - people who as students, faculty, and staff serve
Wisconsin and the world.
For more information on diversity and inclusion on campus, please
visit: Diversity and
Degree and Area of Specialization:
No degree required.
Minimum Years and Type of Relevant Work Experience:
No minimum years required
Must have a valid Wisconsin Driver's license, a motor vehicle
record which meets UW Risk Management Standards, and maintain
ability to drive State of Wisconsin owned vehicles.
May be required to pass a pulmonary function assessment to be able
to use a respirator.
Employment requires a criminal background check.
Knowledge, Skills and Abilities
1. Basic knowledge of institutional or commercial facilities
repairs and maintenance procedures, methods, techniques, and
equipment used in a maintenance operation.
2. Basic knowledge of tools and equipment.
3. Basic knowledge of occupational hazards and safety precautions
related to maintenance and custodial operations and the ability to
train others in these areas.
4. Basic knowledge of institutional or commercial custodial
procedures, methods, techniques, and equipment used in a
maintenance and custodial operations.
5. Ability to work independently and use sound judgment.
6. Ability to perform duties promptly and efficiently under
pressure of deadlines and with interruptions.
7. Basic knowledge and skill in inventory practices and
8. Skilled in providing positive customer service.
9. Basic computer skills preferred or ability and willingness to
10. Basic math skills.
11. Ability to work with various staff on a project-by-project
12. Excellent attention to detail.
13. Ability to communicate effectively in English.
14. Skill in driving vehicles in a campus setting with a high
volume of pedestrian, bicycle moped and vehicular traffic and in
evening hours with possible adverse weather conditions.
A714000-FACILITIES PLNG AND MGMT/PP UEM/UTIL & ENERGY
6:00 a.m. to 2:30 p.m., Monday through Friday, 30 minute unpaid
This position may occasionally be asked to work hours in excess of
the normal work shift, including nights, weekends, holidays, and
This position requires work be performed in-person, onsite, at a
designated campus work location.
Appointment Type, Duration:
Depending on Qualifications
Instructions to Applicants:
Please click on the "" button to start the application process.
Applicants will be asked to upload a resume and cover letter.
In your cover letter please describe the following:
1. Your experience working in a team environment.
2. Your experience with automotive, factory, or farm/agricultural
3. Your experience working in a mechanical or electrical
4. Your experience with computer programs.
Relay Access (WTRS): 7-1-1 (out-of-state: TTY: 800.947.3529, STS:
800.833.7637) and above Phone number (See RELAY_SERVICE
FAC REPAIR WORKER(76125)
The University of Wisconsin is an Equal Opportunity and
Affirmative Action Employer. We promote excellence through
diversity and encourage all qualified individuals to apply.
If you need to request an accommodation because of a disability,
you can find information about how to make a request at the
The University of Wisconsin-Madison is engaged in a Title and Total
Compensation (TTC) Project to redesign job titles and compensation
structures. As a result of the TTC project, official job titles on
current job postings may change. Job duties and responsibilities
will remain the same. For more information please visit: https://hr.wisc.edu/title-and-total-compensation-study/
Employment will require a criminal background check. It will also
require you and your references to answer questions regarding
sexual violence and sexual harassment.
The University of Wisconsin System will not reveal the identities
of applicants who request confidentiality in writing, except that
the identity of the successful candidate will be released. See Wis.
Stat. sec. 19.36(7).
The Annual Security and Fire
contains current campus safety and disciplinary
policies, crime statistics for the previous 3 calendar years, and
on-campus student housing fire safety policies and fire statistics
for the previous 3 calendar years. UW-Madison will provide a paper
copy upon request; please contact the University of Wisconsin Police
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