Location: West Hartford, CT Category: Staff Posted On: Tue Jun 18 2019 Job Description:
This position assists with the overall maintenance of the facilities and property of University of Saint Joseph. Weekend and off-hour coverage may be a part of the work schedule.
Responsibilities include (but are not limited to):
Performs the following activities with a high level of expertise:
Assists in general maintenance work including:
Lock repair and replacement
Light fixture maintenance
Morning building inspections
Basic plumbing and carpentry
Notifies Lead or other member of management of any safety issues.
High school diploma or equivalent.
Previous experience in general building maintenance, HVAC, plumbing and minor electrical required. Licensed in HVAC, Plumbing or electrical preferred.
Must be service-minded, prompt, courteous and always demonstrate a positive attitude
Able to work flexible hours, available for emergency situations.
Ability to lift heavy objects on a regular basis.
Able to function independently while operating effectively within a team environment.
Cultural competency to work with diverse student and/or employee population
Exhibits a high level of professionalism, leadership, creative problem solving, diplomacy, negotiation and sales skills, and the ability to manage complex projects with minimal supervision
Professional, courteous demeanor and appearance; ability to engage positively and work professionally with students, faculty, staff and administration and represent the University professionally to the public
Commitment to the mission of the University of Saint Joseph
Physical ability to perform the essential functions of the position, with or without reasonable accommodation.
Salary is commensurate with qualifications and experience.
The University of Saint Joseph is building a culturally diverse faculty & staff and strongly encourages applications from women and people of color.
The University of Saint Joseph, founded by the Sisters of Mercy in the Catholic tradition, provides a rigorous liberal arts and professional education for a diverse student population in an inclusive environment that encourages strong ethical values, personal integrity, and a sense of responsibility to the needs of society.At University of Saint Joseph, our mission statement profoundly resonates with our faculty and staff and serves as the foundation upon which our employment policy is built.We seek to attract, develop and retain individuals who are committed to our mission. We are committed to providing an environment where diverse talents, perspectives, experiences and contributions are recognized, and one that promotes the "growth of the whole person" with resources that enable employees to meet professional and personal life needs.