Hollins University in Roanoke, Virginia is seeking qualified
candidates for a general maintenance repair person. Scheduled hours
are Mon.-Fri., 8:00 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. with additional hours as
needed. Maintenance employees are eligible for health and life
insurance; vacation, sick, and holiday pay; extended year-end
holiday pay; retirement plan; and tuition assistance
This position provides general maintenance and repair services to
buildings, fixtures, utilities, and vehicles; performs inspections,
preventive maintenance, cleaning, adjustment, repair, and
replacement of mechanical and plumbing systems; fuels, maintains
fluid levels, and conducts general safety inspections of campus
vehicles; and repairs and maintains gym exercise equipment and
other mechanical devices on campus including bleachers, sprinklers,
fire alarms, and generators. Other duties include changing HVAC
filters and performing small, light carpentry projects.
Additionally, this maintenance repair person oversees the
university key system including record-keeping, making new and
replacement keys, and installing and replacing door hardware. This
position also makes repair arrangements, orders equipment and
supplies, and keeps maintenance records.
Successful applicants must have a high school diploma or
equivalent; minimum of two years of general maintenance experience;
general knowledge of maintenance of carpentry items and heating,
air conditioning, steam, condensate, and chilled water lines; basic
knowledge of safety checks and minor repairs to vehicles and small
equipment; full range of body motion including lifting/carrying up
to 50 pounds; abilities to operate motorized equipment and hand and
power tools; ability to work indoors and outdoors in varying
environments; excellent communication skills; and a valid United
States driver’s license with minimal violations. Must also be a
self-starter, team player, have basic computer skills, and ability
to understand and follow directions.
Employment applications may be obtained here
should be returned via e-mail to firstname.lastname@example.org
or via fax
to 540-362-6571. Once the selected candidate accepts a contingent
employment offer, criminal history and motor vehicle background
checks will be conducted.
Hollins is an independent, liberal arts university offering
undergraduate education for women and selected graduate programs
for men and women. Founded in 1842 as Virginia’s oldest chartered
women’s college, Hollins provides abundant opportunities to
students for research, study abroad, and leadership training, and
provides access to real-world experience through internships around
the globe supported by an extensive alumnae/i network.
Hollins is an equal opportunity employer and is strongly committed
to promoting diversity and inclusivity at every level of the
university. Persons of all genders; persons with disabilities;
persons of all racial, ethnic, and cultural backgrounds; and
first-generation college graduates are encouraged to apply.
For more information about Hollins, please visit our website ( www.hollins.edu ).