Maintenance Mechanic 2

Washington D.C.
Dec 11, 2018
Apr 05, 2019
Full Time
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Maintenance Mechanic 2

Performs preventive and maintenance trade work for maintaining building systems, equipment, and related components. Services include routine and skilled preventative maintenance and repair of building systems (plumbing, electrical, carpentry, HVACR, painting, snow removal). May be required to drive University vehicles when necessary. Position is considered emergency staffing and must follow departmental and University policies regarding emergencies. Duties include but are not limited to:

  • Responds to work order requests and supervisor's directions to perform scheduled preventive and routine maintenance, repairs and service of  building  systems.
  • Responds to all building system emergencies as directed by supervisor.
  • Records actions taken in response to work orders and other requests, entering such information on forms, documents and/ or into computerized record system as the case may be. Fills out, completes and submits such other forms and documents as ma y be required to ensure that such information is properly recorded and submitted.
  • Performs snow removal and emergency services during inclement weather and University emergencies.


    • High School Diploma
    • Four years of building maintenance experience.
    • Must be graduate of a vocational or technical trade school or equivalent training
    • Must have a Universal CFC certification
    • Must have valid driver's license in Virginia, Maryland, or District of Columbia
    • Must be qualified to conform with University Driving Policy

    The work requires the ability to lift and carry minimum of 50 lbs. to heavy items; to walk, climb stairs, able to work on scaffolds, lifts and ladders over 12 feet in length, bend and crouch, and to reach and pull to work on equipment; and to use hands, arms and legs in using the tools and materials of the trade. Employee is responsible for complying with life safety and OSHA requirements.

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