Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey, is seeking a Maintenance Mechanic-Athletics-NB for the Department of Athletics.
Among the key duties of this position are the following:
Reporting directly to an athletic supervisor, works independently as the maintenance mechanic for all Intercollegiate Athletic facilities performing a wide range of mechanical maintenance duties to repair and maintain equipment in good operating condition.
Such duties may be based on work orders which provide little or no instruction or assistance.
Responsible for estimation of work and procuring appropriate materials for him/herself or the group.
May perform any duties of the group.
Verifies results of work performed by the outside vendors.
Minimum Education and Experience:
Requires a high school/vocational school education or equivalent, plus four years of experience performing mechanical/electrical maintenance and repair work on industrial-type motors and pumps.
Must be competent in performing complex and varied mechanical/electrical maintenance and repair work on industrial-type motors and pumps (electrical, mechanical, hydraulic, etc.).
Successful completion of an approved training program or of a certified four year apprenticeship program in the trade, plus a minimum of two years experience and proven competency performing complex and varied mechanical/electrical maintenance and repair work on industrial-type motors and pumps may be substituted for the above experience.
A valid driver’s license with two years driving experience is necessary.
Will be required to successfully complete the Rutgers Defensive Driving Course.
May be required to obtain a Commercial Driver’s License.
Sweepers and Tractors.
Schedule will be discussed at interview ( Shift will mostly be mid-day).
Must be able to lift 75 pounds.
Ability to work in all types of weather conditions and work at all heights.
Night and weekend availability required as needed.
Clean driving record.
Posting Number: 19ST3696
Location: Livingston (RU-New Brunswick)
Internal Number: 98548
About Rutgers University
Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey, is a leading national public research university and the state's preeminent, comprehensive public institution of higher education. Rutgers is dedicated to teaching that meets the highest standards of excellence; to conducting research that breaks new ground; and to turning knowledge into solutions for local, national, and global communities. As it was at our founding in 1766, the heart of our mission is preparing students to become productive members of society and good citizens of the world. Rutgers teaches across the full educational spectrum: preschool to precollege; undergraduate to graduate and postdoctoral; and continuing education for professional and personal advancement. Rutgers is New Jersey's land-grant institution and one of the nation's foremost research universities, and as such, we educate, make discoveries, serve as an engine of economic growth, and generate ideas for improving people's lives.