Staff - Full-Time Buildings and Grounds Maintenance
Posting Number: 20110924-2 Job Category: Staff
Job Description Summary: Full-time Buildings and Grounds Maintenance employees are responsible for diversified duties of college upkeep including grounds, buildings and equipment. They will work safely and productively in order to achieve the department's business goals and objectives.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities:
Perform regular preventative maintenance on equipment and campus facilities, including maintenance in the Residence Halls and student suites.
Focus on PM's for electrical, plumbing, and HVAC, as well as lubrication of campus equipment.
Read and interpret equipment manuals and work orders to perform required maintenance and service.
Diagnose problems, replace or repair parts, and test and make adjustments.
Use of a variety of hand and power equipment including chain saws, push mowers, snow blowers, trimmers, edgers, rakes and shovels etc. as well as, electric meters and material handling equipment including fork lifts, large mowers and trucks with plows.
Detect faulty operations, defective material, and/or defective equipment and report to the proper supervisor.
Comply with safety regulations and maintain clean and orderly work areas such as vehicles and equipment (sweeping floors, washing trucks, etc).
Perform room set-ups and tear downs for campus events.
Perform diagnosis, repair, maintenance and fabrication on campus vehicles and equipment including trucks, tractors, mowers and various other motorized equipment.
The duties listed in this job description are not all-inclusive, but a list of the major responsibilities. Additional duties not noted in the job description may be assigned by a supervisor.
Required Qualifications: Requires a high school diploma/GED Minimum 4 years of maintenance experience Must have a valid state issued drivers license
Southwestern Michigan College has two beautiful campuses to help support the mission of providing Know for All. We are located in the heart of America, in Dowagiac, MI, a community who welcomes all and has a vibrant and alive downtown.