Facilities Repair Worker - Advanced

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Facilities, Planning & Management

The University of Wisconsin Whitewater has an opening in Facilities, Planning & Management for a Facilities Repair Worker-Advanced position.  This position requires taking a Centered Exam.  An Exam for this position will be administed by OSER December 8, 2012 at various exam locations.  You must pre-register by November 28, 2012.  For more information on the location, times and other necessary instructions visit: http://wisc.jobs/public/links_summary_page.asp?catid=70.

This position is located at the University of Wisconsin-Whitewater, Facilities, Planning & Management.  This is a full time, year round position, working Monday through Friday, 7:00am-3:00pm.

This position requires responsible level facilities repair and maintenance work and customer services to faculty, staff, students, and public using the buildings in FP&M’s academic zone. This position will perform a variety of tasks of a semi-skilled nature and will perform limited trades work below the journeyman level. 

Work is performed under the general supervision of the Zone Buildings and Grounds Supervisor.

All duties are performed in accordance with FP&M beliefs and values and in support of the Zone mission. This position is full time, 40 hours per week. Regular attendance is an essential function. The person holding this position must possess a valid driver’s license and qualify for state vehicle operation. This position is classified at Level 2 for risk of exposure to bloodborne pathogens.

Special Notes: For UW-Whitewater campus safety information, crime statistics, and annual security report, visit: www.uww.edu/StdRsces/focus/report.html

UW-Whitewater conducts criminal background checks as a contingency to employment. UW-Whitewater is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. We promote excellence through diversity and encourage all qualified individuals to apply.

Knowledge and Abilities Required:
Ability to work collaboratively with co-workers, staff, and supervisors.
Ability to interact respectfully and provide customer service to people from diverse socioeconomic, cultural and ethnic backgrounds.
Ability to provide customer service, treating internal and external customers with respect.
Ability to work independently and perform emergency duties.
A valid Wisconsin Driver’s License required or the ability to obtain upon hire.
Ability to lift a minimum of 50 pounds.
Ability to perform tasks requiring bending, standing for long periods, stooping, needling and walking significant distances.
Knowledge:  must have basic understanding of construction practices and tools.
Ability to perform limited trades work below the journeyman level.