High school graduate or G.E.D. equivalent. Four years of experience in performing a variety of semi-skilled maintenance and repair work in one or more craft areas. A combination of education, experience, and training that would produce the required knowledge and abilities could be considered.
Nature & Purpose of Position/Usual Duties:
Assist a journey person in the performance of a variety of maintenance and repair work in one or more craft areas. May perform semi-skilled duties without supervision. Responsible for performing a variety of maintenance and repair tasks of a semi-skilled level in one or more craft areas.
Primary Responsibilities (Staff Positions Only):
Provides customer service to the Sam Houston State University campus community by performing routine assistance with plumbing related projects, repairs, and emergencies. Repairs, installs, cleans, inspects and performs preventative maintenance of plumbing systems such as domestic hot and cold water, air systems, sewage, storm drains, gas appliances, hot water heaters and fire sprinklers. Assists with the installs and maintenance of valves, faucets, traps, sinks, wash bowls, sewer piping, water piping, storm lines, water closets, urinals, pumps, hot water heaters, gas piping, and furnaces. Unstops clogged pipe, lines, or other plumbing systems. Assists with ordering materials and parts. Performs preventative maintenance work, documents issues and work in work order system. Checks equipment, all aspects of building, and takes care of general emergencies. Performs other related duties as assigned.
Internal Number: 27287
About Sam Houston State University
For more than 140 years, Sam Houston State University (SHSU) has been preparing students for meaningful lives of achievement. Its motto, "The measure of a Life is its Service," echoes across SHSU's eight colleges and beyond campus through student research, creative endeavors, service learning, volunteering and more. SHSU is an inclusive institution whose mission is to provide high quality education, scholarship, and service to student and to regional, state, national and international constituencies. SHSU offers over 90 bachelor degree programs, over 55 masters and 11 doctoral programs, including the nation’s first PhD in Forensic Science, SHSU offers an exceptional college experience. SHSU is classified as a "Doctoral Research University" by the Carnegie Commission on Higher Education. The Chronicle of Higher Education named Sam Houston State University among the nation's best universities to work for in nine consecutive years "Great Colleges to Work For" survey results.SHSU is a university that thinks big but feels small. With a student population of over 21,500 students, SHSU prides itself with creating a close community. Located in the "piney wood" region of East Texas, Huntsvi...lle is less than an hour's drive north of Houston, which enables the university community to maintain a small town atmosphere with easy access to the nation's fourth largest metropolitan area. Sam Houston State University is an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action Plan Employer and Smoke/Drug-Free Workplace. A member of The Texas State University System