GENERAL STATEMENT OF DUTIES: Responsible for direct supervision of staff performing general building/equipment maintenance and repair of a multiple building, multi-level campus. Distribute work and monitor compliance with standards and practices; assist in providing training, guidance and discipline as needed. May operate equipment and train employees to perform routine repairs and preventive maintenance on grounds, electrical, mechanical, and HVAC systems. Provide on-call support on a regularly scheduled basis.
Supervise: Maintenance Operators, Electrician, Grounds and HVAC and distribute assigned work to; monitor quantity and quality of work performed.
Responsible for all aspects of the employee lifecycle that report to supervisor
General repairs: Assign and monitor general facility maintenance including, but not limited to, carpentry skills, finishes, ceiling, wall and flooring.
Mechanical repairs: Assign and monitor general mechanical repairs up to the point of permit requirements for all plumbing fixtures, metal work, miscellaneous pipe fittings, and general mechanical equipment repairs and pump repairs.
HVAC repairs: Assigns and monitors mechanical repairs, preventive maintenance on all related equipment, miscellaneous repairs, record keeping, and general equipment/equipment area cleaning.
Provides on-the-job training, mentoring and direction in the performance of tasks.
ADDITIONAL EXAMPLES OF WORK PERFORMED:
Electrical repairs: assign, monitor and/or perform electrical diagnostic troubleshooting. Repair and replacement up to the point of permit requirement for lighting, wall outlets, general motor replacement, and miscellaneous electrical equipment. Provide on-going feedback on daily work, and for performance discussions and evaluations of staff. Review and correct safety concerns, direct on-going safety training and standards for staff. All other duties as apparent or assigned by supervisor(s).
Minimum of three (3) years maintenance experience required.
An Associate's degree or higher or a five (5) or more years maintenance experience.
One (1) year experience in a lead position or higher preferred.
Minnesota 2C Boilers license required.
Minnesota driver's license required.
Refrigerant certification preferred.
Minnesota driver's license required.
OSHA and workplace safety training preferred.
Knowledge of electrical theory, plumbing theory, and HVAC systems required.
Ability to use computer and communicate both verbally and in writing.
Infrequent carrying of up to 80 pounds.
Exposure to temperature extremes, noise levels, irritating substances, dust, dirt, mold, dampness and poor ventilation.
Augsburg University is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, creed, religion, gender, age, national origin, familial status, disability, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, marital status or public assistance status.
Augsburg University offers more than 50 undergraduate majors and nine graduate degrees to more than 3,500 students of diverse backgrounds. The student-faculty ratio is 13:1 and is characterized by strong teaching in small classes.
The University's Mission
Augsburg University educates students to be informed citizens, thoughtful stewards, critical thinkers, and responsible leaders. The Augsburg experience is supported by an engaged community that is committed to intentional diversity in its life and work. An Augsburg education is defined by excellence in the liberal arts and professional studies, guided by the faith and values of the Lutheran church, and shaped by its urban and global settings.
Located in the heart of the Twin Cities, Augsburg’s main campus surrounds Murphy Square, the oldest park in Minneapolis. The University of Minnesota West Bank campus and the University of Minnesota Fairview Medical Center are across the street from Augsburg, with the Mississippi River and the Seven Corners theatre district just a few blocks away.
The 23-acre campus consists of a mix of historic and newer buildings that reflect the contemporary needs of the academic pr...ograms. Augsburg’s newest signature academic building, the Hagfors Center for Science, Business, and Religion, opened for classes January 8, 2018. In addition to its Minneapolis campus, Augsburg has a location in Rochester, Minnesota, and maintains international sites and staff in Mexico, Nicaragua, and Namibia.