Facility Maintenance Technician - Mechanical Trades
North Carolina Central University
Closing Date: 11/12/2021 at 11:55 PM
Primary Purpose of Position:
The primary purpose of this position is to perform basic and some
skilled plumbing maintenance, repairs and minor projects when
requested. Job consists of performing routine maintenance and
repair on all campus plumbing and drainage systems. Including but
not limited to: bathroom fixtures, faucets, indirect/direct hot
water tanks, mixing valves, pressure reducing valves, hot water
boiler systems, circulating pumps, water softening systems,
building sprinkler systems, Pool management and testing, filters,
drinking fountains/bottle fill stations etc.
Installing, connect and tests completes drain, waste and vent
systems; performs repairs and replacements of various type of
plumbing valves; installs basic plumbing fixtures, repairs
fixtures, valves and faucets.
Provides direct feedback to supervisor on work status of
assignments; reviews work for quality and completion; monitors work
orders and closes out completed work orders daily. Coordinates
utility shut downs; ensures communication and notices are provided
to impacted customers and minimizes impact to customers.
Obtains and maintains stock inventory of parts, materials and
equipment necessary for timely completion of assign
Completes all paperwork involved with assigned including but not
limited to work orders, inventory, vehicle maintenance daily
checks, and other review checks as requested. Position will be an
on call rotation schedule. This position is considered essential
service and required to work during adverse weather, pandemic
emergencies, and other emergencies as declared by the Director.
Performs other duties as assigned.
High school diploma or equivalency; or demonstrated possession of
the competencies necessary to perform the work. Some positions may
require special licenses or certification(s). Optional Guidelines:
Experience in the trade(s) areas related to the area of assignment
may be substituted on a year-for-year basis.
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Required Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:
The successful candidate must possess a working knowledge of
methods of commercial installation and repair of plumbing systems;
knowledge of the safety precautions of the plumbing trade;
knowledge of using tools, materials, and equipment commonly used in
the performance of plumbing work; ability to lift up to 100 lbs. or
more; ability to troubleshoot and assess plumbing issues; ability
to endure hard physical work which often involves jobs in
uncomfortable positions; ability to follow all state rules and
regulations while driving; ability to adhere to OSHA rules and
regulations; ability to work independently with little or no
supervision; to take initiative to see projects and assignments
through to completion; to learn, interpret and analyze information
to make necessary decisions; to exercise judgment and discretion in
problem solving; to plan, prioritize and organize workflow; ability
to work flexible schedules; excellent analytical and organizational
skills along with written and oral communication skills; great
interpersonal skills to interact effectively and diplomatically
with a wide range of individuals in a high pressure
6 - 10 years of related experience. Required
Previous supervisory/managerial experience. Preferred
Experience with personnel management, including staffing, hiring,
training, disciplinary action, termination, and performance
Experience with collective bargaining units. Preferred
Experience using online and/or web-based work order systems.
Experience and/or knowledge of UC systems, polices, procedures and
Special Instructions to Applicants:
For employment/re-employment priority, this vacancy is treated as
Pay Plan Conversion GN08.
This is re-advertisement. Previous applicants will be considered
and need not reapply.
To be considered for this position please visit our web site and
apply on line at the following link: https://jobs.nccu.edu/
North Carolina Central University is an equal opportunity and
affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive
consideration for employment without regard to age, color,
disability, gender, gender expression, gender identity, genetic
information, national origin, race, religion, sex, sexual
orientation, or status as a protected veteran.