Under general direction of a lead worker or supervision by departmental administrator performs highly skilled preventive maintenance work (e.g. motor analysis & repair; equipment and specialty equipment trouble-shooting, lubrication & repair; air & water balancing). Provides work direction, training & mentoring of lower-level technicians and/or other trades workers performing craft duties. Reads blueprints, schematics, diagrams, & periodically inspections operation of equipment.
Adheres to all OSHA and/or Ohio University required safety guidelines.
Provides work direction, training and mentoring of lower-level technicians in installation, maintenance and troubleshooting of equipment
Performs motor and generator analysis, repair and replacement
Ability to apply principles to solve practical problems.
Ability to carry out instructions in written, oral, blueprints, schematics, diagrams and pictorial form, understand manuals & verbal instructions technical in nature.
Work independently or with others.
Demonstrated willingness to work with diverse populations.
Demonstrate dexterity and skill in use of craft-associated hand &/or power tools & equipment.
Work at heights; lift up to 50 lbs.
Knowledge of all applicable OSHA and/or Ohio University safety guidelines and procedures.
48 months skilled experience in preventive maintenance, or equivalent;
Successful completion a written and practical exam may be required.
Valid driver's license.
May be exposed to dirt, grease, odors, cramped conditions, extreme hot or cold temperatures, heights, and electrical hazards; may be exposed to dangerous machinery; confined spaces.
Must have an established pattern of good work habits and performance with good interpersonal skills.
Knowledge of employee mentoring*, training* and development*, inventory control*.
Skill in using a computer and related programs for a Computer maintenance Management System*.
*developed after employment
Planning Unit: Vice President for Finance & Administration
Department: Preventive Maintenance Shop
Applicants may contact this person if they have questions about this position: Jack Fulton (email@example.com)
Employment Type: full-time regular
AFSCMEPAYRANGE |08|: $22.75 TO $25.61 per hour
Internal Number: 35606
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