Hollins University in Roanoke, Virginia is seeking qualified
candidates for a general maintenance repair person with strong
plumbing experience. 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 benefits.
This position provides general maintenance and repair services to
buildings, fixtures, utilities, and vehicles; performs
installations, inspections, preventive maintenance, cleaning,
adjustment, repair, and replacement of plumbing, heating, water,
gas, fire protection, and sewage 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. This role 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,
and minimum of three years of plumbing experience. Additional
education requirements include advanced knowledge of plumbing
lines; general knowledge of heating, air conditioning, steam,
condensate, and chilled water lines and carpentry; basic knowledge
of safety checks and minor repairs to vehicles and small equipment;
and knowledge of and demonstrated skill in use of materials and
tools used in general maintenance and advanced plumbing work.
Position requires full range of body motion, including
lifting/carrying up to 50 pounds; abilities to operate motorized
equipment and hand and power tools; and ability to work indoors and
outdoors in varying environments. Candidates must have excellent
communication skills, basic computer skills, and a valid United
States driver’s license with minimal violations. Applicants must
also be self-starters, team players, and have 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 ).