Preventative Maintenance Technician
Description of Work Unit
Performs planned/preventive maintenance on, mechanical, and structural equipment. Provide support, repair and maintenance services to the campus in order to maintain and assist in repairing the campus building Mechanical Electrical/Structural systems. Assists the central shops employees to deliver services and interacts with the building proctors and/or occupants in these areas.
The Pipe/Mech Trades I’s in the Preventative Maintenance Shop of Facilities Management perform preventive maintenance and assist others in the minor repair of rotating mechanical systems.
Systems include but are not limited to, fan sheave’s, belts, bearings, motors, pumps, and filters. The position also performs vibration analysis on motors, pumps, and fans.
Note to Applicants: The Preventative Maintenance Shop is hoping to fill two positions from this posting.
Two years of experience performing mechanical systems maintenance and repair.
The highly desired candidate will possess the following knowledge, skills, abilities, personal characteristics, and experience directly related and critical to this position:
- Demonstrated experience listening, following instruction, and executing tasks directed by journey-level colleagues.
- Accuracy and attention to detail when completing work and data entry.
- Interpersonal skills to foster collaboration and teamwork.
- Demonstrated customer service skills.
- Experience working within an industrial environment.
Essential Job Duties
Job Duty Category Maintenance Duty/Responsibility
- Performs preventive maintenance and performs minor repair of building rotating mechanical systems including:
– greasing motor/hydronic pumps and centrifugal fan bearings
– inspecting drive belts, sheaves, and air filters.
- Minor repair or replacement of building rotating mechanical systems, which includes but not limited to sheaves, drive belts, air filters, and small factional H.P. motors.
Percentage Of Time 60% Job Duty Category Vibration Analysis Duty/Responsibility
- Assist in performing vibration analysis on motors, pumps, and fans.
- Collect and manage the data in a SQL database on the .14 VLAN storage servers.
- Use the SQL management studio.
Percentage Of Time 5% Job Duty Category Journey-Level Assistant Duty/Responsibility
- Provide assistance to journey-level employees as needed for repair or replacement of building rotating mechanical equipment, which could include replacing and providing minor repairs to centrifugal blower fans, mechanical bearings, electric motors, hydronic pumps.
- Other duties as assigned.
Percentage Of Time 35%
Special Instructions to Applicants
APPLICATION INSTRUCTIONS AND INFORMATION
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