1+ months

Maintenance Mechanic 2 (Temporary)

University of Washington
Seattle, WA 98104

Maintenance Mechanic 2 (Temporary)

Req #: 170882
Department: Housing & Food Services
Appointing Department Web Address: https://hfs.uw.edu/
Job Location: Seattle Campus
Posting Date: 10/17/2019 
Closing Info: Open Until Filled 
Salary: $22.68 - $30.07/Hour 
Union Position: Yes
Shift: First Shift 
Notes: This is a RE-POSTING. Candidates who recently applied do not need to re-apply and are still in consideration.  

The University of Washington (UW) is proud to be one of the nations premier educational and research institutions. Our people are the most important asset in our pursuit of achieving excellence in education, research, and community service. Our staff not only enjoys outstanding benefits and professional growth opportunities, but also an environment noted for diversity, community involvement, intellectual excitement, artistic pursuits, and natural beauty.

UWs Housing and Food Services has an outstanding opportunity open for a Temporary, Part-Time Maintenance Mechanic 2

Description of Duties

Perform general and preventative maintenance and repair of plumbing fixtures, lighting fixtures, floors, windows, doors, countertops, cabinetry, and kitchen appliances in the Departments residential facilities
Perform general maintenance and repair as scheduled to prepare apartments for occupancy.
Operate hand and power tools in a skilled manner.
Coordinate services with Residential Services office staff and other units, including Campus Facilities Services.
Use a computerized work management system.
Drive service truck as required; load and unload materials and supplies.
May lead or instruct helpers or other maintenance workers as required.
Perform related duties as required.

Minimum Qualifications

Completion of a recognized apprenticeship as journey-level skilled trades worker; OR full journey-level status; OR four years applicable work experience.  Vocational training may be substituted for work experience on a year-for-year basis.
Possession of a valid State of Washington Drivers License and ability to drive University vehicles.

Desired Qualifications

Competitive candidates will have the ability to work any shift, understand and produce written and verbal instructions in English, effectively interact and communicate with a variety of departments and staff, and work independently and efficiently with minimal supervision.
Experience working with customers or clients
Experience working in a multi-tenant residential or university environment.

Application Process:
The application process for UW positions may include completion of a variety of online assessments to obtain additional information that will be used in the evaluation process.  These assessments may include Work Authorization, Cover Letter, and/or others.  Any assessments that you need to complete will appear on your screen as soon as you select Apply to this position. Once you begin an assessment, it must be completed at that time; if you do not complete the assessment you will be prompted to do so the next time you access your My Jobs page. If you select to take it later, it will appear on your "My Jobs" page to take when you are ready. Please note that your application will not be reviewed, and you will not be considered for this position until all required assessments have been completed.

Committed to attracting and retaining a diverse staff, the University of Washington will honor your experiences, perspectives and unique identity. Together, our community strives to create and maintain working and learning environments that are inclusive, equitable and welcoming.

The University of Washington is a leader in environmental stewardship & sustainability, and committed to becoming climate neutral.

The University of Washington is an equal opportunity, affirmative action employer. To request disability accommodation in the application process, contact the Disability Services Office at 206-543-6450 / 206-543-6452 (tty) or dso@uw.edu.


Posted: 2019-12-05 Expires: 2020-02-02

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