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MECHANIC B (MAINTENANCE) , Laboratory for Nuclear Science (LNS) , to perform a variety of duties primarily related to the servicing, maintenance, repair, and renovation of buildings and associated plant equipment. Will assist tradespeople as needed; construct, repair, and install bookcases, shelves, cabinets, partitions, special crates, and boxes; and repair and install furniture, floor tiles, pumps, blowers, door closers, fans, etc. May plant, shovel snow, move items, drive, or perform other duties as needed. Responsibilities include crating and packaging shipments, which may include assisting with moving equipment; transporting materials/equipment to off-campus sites; assembling office furniture and partitioning; assisting with the relocation of staff offices, including packing moving boxes, shelving, office furniture, etc.; daily mail pickup/delivery; off-loading and delivering shipments to various research groups; providing transportation for visitors to/from airport and shuttle service to Bates Laboratory; setting up conference room tables and chairs; assisting with set up and/or clean out of laboratory and office space; assisting with maintenance lab vehicles including inspection, registration, repairs, gasoline, washing and detailing, etc.; distributing and collecting keys for LNS vehicles and assigning vehicles as needed; assisting with renovations including demolition, patching, painting, flooring, furniture assembly, building cabinets, bookcases, etc.; assisting with general repairs to doors, door locks, equipment, etc.; performing monthly inspection of fire extinguishers; initiating a broad range of facilities repair requests in Atlas, following up to ensure repairs have been completed; contacting outside vendors for renovations (carpet, flooring, junk removal, etc.); and arranging for hazardous waste pickups.
REQUIRED : at least three years' applicable experience, experience using all common hand tools and power tools, and ability to work from oral and written instructions. Job #17811
Internal Number: 17811
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