Part-Time General Maintenance Assistant, Fleet Services
Indiana University Purdue University Indianpolis - IUPUI
Location: Bloomington, Indiana,
Internal Number: 296360
FLEET SERVICES (BA-MOTR-IUBLA)
Drives university vehicles to pick up automotive parts and deliver vehicles as needed.
Performs basic maintenance and repair tasks and may assist other skilled workers automotive mechanical, HVAC, carpentry, electrical, plumbing or general building/facility maintenance projects.
Assists skilled workers in troubleshooting, maintenance, repair and adjustment of HVAC, electrical, plumbing and other building systems and equipment. Performs minor electrical repairs such as replacing bulbs, light sockets and switches. Installs weather stripping, interior and exterior trim and finish hardware. Install items such as window shades, venetian blinds and curtain rods.
Performs basic repairs to plumbing systems including fixing leaky faucets and opening clogged drains, etc. Performs other preventive maintenance tasks such as lubricating moving parts.
Maintains tools and equipment and keeps supplies and parts in order. Cleans work area, tools, machines and equipment.
May provide assistance to more skilled workers performing installation, adjustment, maintenance, parts replacement, and repairs. Performs other general building maintenance as assigned. May repair buildings by painting. May repair carpet by removing and replacing damaged sections.
High school diploma or GED.
Possess a valid driver's license with the ability to be insured by Indiana University.
Ability to work in a safe and efficient manner.
Maintains a high degree of professionalism.
Proficient communication skills.
Demonstrates a high commitment to quality.
Possesses flexibility to work in a fast paced, dynamic environment.
Highly thorough and dependable.
Demonstrates a high level of accuracy, even under pressure.
Friendly and service-oriented.
Quickly troubleshoots and resolves problems.
Ability to use power and hand tools, hand drills, electric meters, and hoisting equipment.
Ability to understand and follow oral and written instructions.
Ability to operate a computer.
Ability to work with wide variety of cultures and backgrounds.
Working Conditions / Demands
This role requires the ability to remain in a stationary position as well as the ability to move about the workplace for long durations. It requires effective communication, the ability to operate machinery, tools, and controls. The role requires the ability to ascend/descend ladders/stairs, and to position one's self in low level positions, detect a variety of chemicals and/or gases. The role requires the ability to ascend to rooftops and move in tight spaces to perform and complete inspections. The person in this role must be able to perform the essential functions with or without an accommodation.
Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, there may be differences in the working conditions as advertised in our standard job postings (e.g., the ability to travel from one campus to another, etc.). If you are invited for an interview, please discuss your questions or concerns regarding the working conditions at that time.
This posting is scheduled to close at 11:59 pm EST on the advertised Close Date. This posting may be closed at any time at the discretion of the University, but will remain open for a minimum of 5 business days. To guarantee full consideration, please submit your application within 5 business days of the Posted Date.
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About Indiana University Purdue University Indianpolis - IUPUI
Founded in 1820, Indiana University is the state’s public university system, comprised of two core campuses—IU-Bloomington and IUPUI—and six regional campuses located throughout the state. Combined, the total student population is more than 114,000 undergraduate, graduate and professional school students. IU is one of the largest employers in the state, with over 20,000 faculty and staff. Indiana University is an equal employment and affirmative action employer and a provider of ADA services. Diversity and inclusion remains a core commitment to IU’s mission to cultivate an educational environment that supports equal access, participation and representation on all of its campuses and that provides educational and career opportunities for all.