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General Maintenance Helper

Monmouth University
New Jersey, United States
Salary Not specified
Posted Date
Aug 22, 2023

Monmouth University

General Maintenance Helper

Department: Facilities Management

Position Summary:
Monmouth University is seeking applications for a General Maintenance Helper in the Facilities Management department.

The candidate would be expected to: assist in the construction, inspection, maintenance, repair, assembly, installation and replacement of interior and exterior building equipment, mechanical systems and components using vehicles, lifts, ladders, scaffolding, torches, measuring devices, power and hand tools.

A full list of job duties is available at

Required Degree, License or Certifications:
Valid Automobile Driver's License in your state of principal residence

Required Skills or Software:
Excellent interpersonal, organizational and communication skills

Required Years of Experience: 1

Other Requirements:
One year of experience working in a mechanical field.

Must have above-average interpersonal communication skills, a high degree of attention to detail and care to prevent injury to self and others and to ensure that all work is constantly providing and appropriate level of service to, and meeting the needs of the University community.

Must be able to read and write in English, be able to understand oral and written directions (including MSDS, chemical product labels, equipment manuals, work orders) and be able to carry out work orders as required.

Must be able to calculate mathematically, be able to lift and move heavy objects regularly, and be willing and able to use all required safety and personal protective equipment (including respiratory protection).

Must be able to work in multi-story buildings without elevators, able to climb ladders and work at heights and in confined spaces regularly, and able to drive vehicles equipped with standard transmissions.

Must be willing and able to work overtime as required and respond to emergency calls after working hours, have an excellent time and attendance record, and perform all work in strict accordance with accepted trade practices, code requirements and all safety and good housekeeping requirements.

Preferred Qualifications:
Trade or technical school graduate.

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Posting Date: 04/05/2022
Closing Date:

Located along New Jersey’s northern coastline, Monmouth University is a top-tier, private comprehensive institution that is home to innovative academic programs, expert faculty, and nationally ranked Division I athletics. The University enrolls approximately 5,400 students in 61 undergraduate and graduate degree programs, including four doctoral programs.

Small classes geared toward individual attention and immersive learning experiences that extend beyond the classroom, define the student experience at Monmouth. The University’s dynamic learning environment empowers students to become active participants in their education while fully preparing them for life after graduation. Monmouth’s faculty, experts in their respective disciplines and industries, foster student growth by collaborating with undergraduates and graduates in their research and scholarship.

Approximately one hour from New York City and Philadelphia, Monmouth University sits at the heart of a vibrant culture rich in history, the arts, technology, and entrepreneurship. The University’s 170-acre coastal campus has been named one of the most beautiful in the world, and blends the classic elegance of National Historic Landmarks with state-of-the-art facilities.

A multitude of experiences is available just outside the campus gates. Access Asbury Park’s legendary music scene and diverse cultural opportunities supported by an active LGBTQ+ community. Enjoy Red Bank’s lively theater and dining hub and Long Branch’s redeveloped waterfront with recreational and upscale shopping offerings.

Founded in 1933 as Monmouth Junior College, the institution became Monmouth College in 1956 and received its university charter in 1995. Today, Monmouth University is listed in U.S. News & World Report’s “Best Colleges,” The Princeton Review’s “The Best 387 Colleges,” and Money magazine’s “Best Colleges for Your Money.”

Monmouth University is an equal opportunity employer. We celebrate diversity and are committed to creating an inclusive environment for all employees.


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