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Temporary Maintenance Mechanic

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Please note, this is a temporary position. The length of the assignment will be based on department need with the possibility of continuation. Employees in temporary positions are not considered permanent state employees and do not earn leave. Temporary employees are subject to the Affordable Care Act guidelines. PLEASE NOTE: To receive full consideration, please be sure you have fully completed the entire application before you apply for this position. For more info/to apply visit http://jobs.uncw.edu. Applications must be submitted through the online application system to be considered.

Posting Details

Posting Details

Department Housing and Residence Life - 40010
Vacancy Number
Working Title Temporary Maintenance Mechanic
Job/Career Band Title
Competency Level
Job Category Student Affairs
FLSA for Position subject to
Brief Description of Work for this Position

Duties include:
Carpentry: Will occasionally be required to do light carpentry within the facilities to include construction and installing bathroom counters, shelving within storage areas within the housing facilities to include the housing warehouse, and dry wall repair and painting. Repair/replace door jambs, repair windows and casings. Install door closers.
HVAC: Clean condensate pans/drain lines. Replace thermostats. Calibrate/program thermostats.
Appliance Repair: Replace motors in washers and dryers. Repair/replace washer pumps. Replace control boards in washers/dryers and ranges. Replace dishwasher pumps. Repair/replace dryer bearings, belts and glides. Repair/replace ice makers in refrigerators. Clean condensate pan and drain lines in refrigerators.
Plumbing: Repair/replace bath and kitchen faucets. Replace flush valves in urinals and water closets. Replace vacuum breakers. Repair/replace sink drains. Unclog drains using plungers and electric augers. Repair eco-flush toilet systems.
Lock Repair: Perform preventive maintenance on locking systems. Repair locks. Change key cores.
Supervision: Supervise 1 to 8 student workers on a daily basis. Give directions and instructions as to how to assistant maintenance mechanic in completing daily maintenance requests.

Minimum Required Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities
Certifications or licensure required to perform the essential functions of the position
Preferred formal education or training, professional skills and work experience
Work Hours 7:00AM to 4:30PM Monday - Thursday, 7:00AM to 11:00AM Friday
Work Days Monday - Friday
Hours Per Week 40
Type of Position
Recruitment Range $16.35/hour
Special Instructions to Applicants

Please note, this is a temporary position. The length of the assignment will be based on department need with the possibility of continuation. Employees in temporary positions are not considered permanent state employees and do not earn leave. Temporary employees are subject to the Affordable Care Act guidelines.

PLEASE NOTE: To receive full consideration, please be sure you have fully completed the entire application before you apply for this position.

For more info/to apply visit http://jobs.uncw.edu. Applications must be submitted through the online application system to be considered.

Job Posting Date 03/30/2017
Posting Close Date
EEO Statement

UNC Wilmington actively fosters a diverse and inclusive working and learning environment and is an equal opportunity employer. Qualified men and women from all racial, ethnic or other minority groups, protected veterans, and individuals with disabilities are strongly encouraged to apply.

Number of Openings Multi-Positions

Applicant Documents

Required Documents
Optional Documents
  1. Resume
  2. Cover Letter

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