General Maintenance and Crew Worker (Facilities Services General 1 - MR04)
University of Tennessee, Chattanooga
The General Maintenance and Crew Worker performs preventative maintenance on equipment in the arena; general maintenance and repairs; and assists with the setup of the basketball court and stages for concerts that are held in the facility.
Performs regular maintenance on equipment in the arena
Provides assistance to events and staff when needed for various events
Ensures equipment at the arena is in working order
Makes recommendations on repair or replacement options for parts or equipment
Supports the facilities department by repairing or replacing equipment in the arena
Repairs the basketball court and provides other carpentry skills as needed
Assists the electrician and the maintenance crew when needed
Installs and repairs equipment and facility attributes where necessary
Repairs and paints areas in the facility where needed and recommend corrective action on areas that need attention
Provides input on the needs of the facility
Supervises, assists, and provides input on equipment needs and repairs
Monitors and schedules maintenance needs on university equipment (risers, basketball court, and stage pieces)
Performs basic plumbing duties as needed in the arena
The ideal candidate will possess the following:
Must have general contractor knowledge
Must be able to estimate material and labor cost
Possess a can-do attitude for events held at the arena
Knowledge of maintenance procedures
General knowledge of electricity
Skilled painter and plumber
Good communication skills
Ability to lift between 25 and 75 pounds
This position requires long and irregular hours in order to meet the needs of the facility and various promoters who sponsor events. Must understand this job requires nights, weekends, and holiday work.
Review of applications will begin July 6, 2023 continue until the position is filled. Applications received bythis datewill receive priority consideration.
Minimum Qualifications: Typically requires a high school diploma and 6 months of relevant experience or an equivalent combination of education, training, and experience.
Preferred Qualifications: Vocational or technical degree; 3-5 years of carpentry, painting, plumbing and general repair; skilled painter; and general knowledge of electricity are preferred.
The University of Tennessee Chattanooga is an EEO/AA/Title VI/Title IX/Section 504/ADA/ADEA institution. All qualified applicants will receive equal consideration for employment and will not be discriminated against on the basis of race, color, national origin, religion, sex, pregnancy, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, physical or mental disability, or protected veteran status.
The University of Tennessee at Chattanooga is an engaged, metropolitan university committed to excellence in teaching, research, and service, and dedicated to meeting the diverse needs of the region through strategic partnerships and community involvement.