Working Title: Maintenance Mechanic
Classification Title: Facilities Maintenance Mechanic
Priority Application Date (Posting will remain open until filled): Sunday, January 22, 2023 at 11:55pm
Under general supervision, the Maintenance Mechanic is responsible for the full range of journey-level hardscape work and general facility work. The incumbent will perform a variety of maintenance and construction work on facilities systems, equipment, structures, and fixtures.
FLSA: Non-exempt (eligible for overtime compensation under FLSA). Position is benefits-eligible.
CSU Classification Salary Range: $5,787.00 - $7,396.00 per month
Hiring Range: $5,787.00 - $6,190.00 per month commensurate with candidate's education, experience, skills, and training
Salary Grade/Range: Range A Grade 1
Recruitment Type: Regular
Work Hours: Monday - Friday, 6:00a.m. - 2:30p.m. Overtime may be required. Position works on-site.
Facilities Management is the steward for the university buildings, infrastructure, grounds and landscape.
We perform maintenance and renovation to facilities, plan and manage new building construction and support the Redefine the Possible initiative through our commitment to building a welcoming campus and by creating a dynamic physical environment for students, faculty, staff, and the community. Please visit our website for additional information https://www.csus.edu/administration-business-affairs/facilities-management/
Knowledge: Work requires thorough knowledge of the methods, materials, equipment and tools used in one skilled trade area; working knowledge of materials, methods, equipment and tools in related trade areas pertaining to facilities, systems, construction and renovation; thorough knowledge of generally accepted trade practices in trade specialty; working knowledge of computerized maintenance and building automation systems; working knowledge of applicable building and safety codes and regulations related to facilities, systems and renovations.
Abilities: Must be able to demonstrate journey-level skill in one trade and strong skills in other applicable trades; operate construction and related equipment; use considerable judgment and discretion in performing duties; read, interpret and work from blueprints, plans, drawings, and specifications; make rough sketches; estimate cost, time and materials of maintenance, repair and renovation work; maintain records and retrieve data related to work performed using manual and/or computerized record-keeping systems; prepare standard reports; provide instruction to unskilled and semi-skilled assistants; analyze and respond to emergency situations; read and write at a level appropriate to the position; and perform arithmetic calculations as required by the position.
Experience: These abilities normally would be acquired through four years of increasingly responsible experience leading to journey-level skills in a mechanical or facilities/building trade, or any equivalent combination of training and experience as a facilities and systems mechanic which demonstrates the achievement of journey-level skills equivalent to that acquired through completion of an applicable apprenticeship program.
- Demonstrated expertise in areas of construction/maintenance
- Demonstrated knowledge of applicable building and safety codes and regulations related to concrete/hardscape trade and general construction related to facilities systems and renovations
- Good communications and interpersonal skills, with the ability to provide excellent customer service in a diverse working environment
- Ability to work professionally, cooperatively, and safely with a variety of customers and environments
- Ability to safely perform the physical requirements of the position, including the ability to safely move a minimum of 50 pounds, in a variety of work environments (i.e. confined spaces, around mechanical devices etc.)
- Ability to use standard office equipment (e.g. desktop computer), standard office software (e.g. Microsoft Office Suite, Adobe Acrobat Reader), and the internet
- Completion of an apprenticeship program or experience equivalent leading to a journey-level concrete/hardscape tradesman
- Four or more years journey-level experience in the operation, maintenance, and repair of concrete/hardscape systems
- Have certification or willing to become asbestos abatement certified
- Experience using computerized maintenance management systems
Conditions of Employment
Ability to pass a background check.
11. Knowledge and experience in concrete, asphalt, and hardscape installation and repair
12. Ability to operate heavy equipment
13. Knowledge of ADA access requirements
CA Drivers License/ Clean Driving Record
Documents Needed to Apply
Resume, cover letter. Failure upload required documents to the online application may result in disqualification. Three professional references are required as part of the online application.
About Sac State
Sacramento State is located in the heart of California’s capital city, five miles from State Capitol. The lush, 300-acre campus is situated along the American River, close to numerous bike trails and other recreational areas. Sacramento, also known as the “Farm-to-Fork Capital,” is one of the most ethnically diverse and livable cities in the country, with a population of half of a million. Sacramento State’s 31,000 students come not only from the Greater Sacramento Region, but also from across the state, country, and world. Our 1800 faculty and 1,500 staff are committed to meeting our mission: “As California’s capital university, we transform lives by preparing students for leadership, service, and success. Sacramento State will be a recognized leader in education, innovation, and engagement.” As the regional hub of higher education, Sac State is dedicated to student success, diversity, equity and inclusion, community engagement, philanthropy, and campus safety.
As evidenced by the values embedded in our Hornet Honor Code, Sacramento State is committed to creating an inclusive environment where all faculty, staff, students, and guests are welcome and valued. Our commitment is more than simply ensuring that our campus is free from bias and discrimination, but is one devoted to celebrating many diverse identities, life experiences, and perspectives that enrich our community, teaching and learning.
To learn more about why you should join the Hornet Family, please visit the Why Sac State? page.
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