The Structural Maintenance Technician is responsible for
maintaining buildings and equipment by diagnosing and repairing
Duties & Essential Job Functions:
1. Maintains buildings by completing preventive maintenance
schedules; following policies and procedures; reporting needed
2. Ensures operation of structure and systems by replacing and
repairing structural elements, fixtures, and equipment.
3. Complies with federal, state and local building codes by
adhering to requirements; advising management on needed
4. Ensures operation of tools and equipment used in the job by
completing preventive maintenance requirements; following
manufacturer's instructions; troubleshooting malfunctions; calling
for repairs; maintaining equipment inventories; evaluating new
equipment and techniques.
5. Maintains continuity between work teams by documenting
maintenance actions; noting system or equipment irregularities
requiring continued monitoring.
6. Maintains safe and clean work environment by complying with
regulations, rules, and procedures.
7. Maintains parts and equipment by checking stock to determine
inventory level; anticipating needed parts and equipment; placing
and expediting orders for parts and equipment; verifying receipt of
parts and equipment.
8. Performs other related duties as assigned.
Required Education & Experience
• High school diploma or GED equivalent.
• 2 years of general maintenance experience.
Preferred Education & Experience:
Required Licensure/Certification/Specialized Training:
• Valid Texas Driver's License.
• Must be insurable under the university motor vehicle
• Satisfactory results from a post-offer physical examination.
Preferred Licensure, Certification, and/or Specialized
Knowledge, Skills & Abilities:
• Knowledge of basic hand tools and testing equipment.
• Knowledge of general maintenance and repair procedures.
• Knowledge of customer service techniques.
• Ability to verbally communicate technical information.
TCU Core Competencies:
University Core Competencies definitions may be found on the
Human Resources website and in the staff performance management
Physical Requirements (With or Without
• Visual acuity to read information from computer screens,
forms and other printed materials and information.
• Able to speak (enunciate) clearly in conversation and general
• Hearing ability for verbal communication/conversation/responses
via telephone, telephone systems, and face-to-face
• Manual dexterity for using common hand tools required for the
trade as well as using specialty tools such as drills, nail guns,
portable sanders, and metal cutting tools. Carpenters are also
require to operate commercial shop tools safely. This position will
require bending, crouching, walking, kneeling, climbing ladders and
stairs, and prolonged standing.
• Lifting and moving objects and equipment up to 40 lbs.
• Work is indoors/outdoors and not sedentary and is subject to
schedule changes and/or variable work hours.
• This role is an on campus, in-person position.
• May be exposed to harmful fumes, mold, lubricants, and
• The noise level in this work environment is usually
As an AA/EEO employer, TCU recruits, hires, and promotes
qualified persons in all job classifications without regard to age,
race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender, gender
identity, gender expression, national origin, ethnic origin,
disability, genetic information, covered veteran status, or any
other basis protected by law.
June 6, 2022 Central Daylight Time