Job Description

Extended Job Title
Tradesman Facilities Ops & Maintenance

Org Level 1
Texas Tech Univ Health Sciences Ctr

Org Level 7
204511 - Bldg Maint and Op Ode

Position Description
Safely performs journeyman level tasks in the fabrication, construction, maintenance, alteration and repair of fixtures, equipment, structures, buildings, and built-in components for Texas Tech facilities. Works under general supervision with moderate latitude for the use of initiative and independent judgment.

Requisition ID

Optional Attachments
Professional/Personal Reference, Professional License/Certification, Recommendation/Referral, Other Documents Supporting Qualifications

Travel Required
Up to 25%

Major/Essential Functions
* Monitors and/or performs minor repairs to HVAC.
* Performs preventive maintenance on equipment not covered by a service maintenance agreement.
* Required to be on call 24/7 for facilities emergencies, receive calls, emails and text messages.
* Heating and cooling schedules for requested events.
* Follows office procedures regarding purchase requisitions, purchasing receipts, leave forms, etc.
* Move various equipment, furniture, etc.
* Carpentry, plumbing and electrical pertaining to minor building maintenance and remodeling.
* Responds / executes and finalizes requests in the TMA system.
* Assists with public surplus activities, storage and moving.

Grant Funded?

Minimum Hire Rate
Salary commensurate with related education, experience and/or skills

Pay Basis

Schedule Details
8 to 5 Monday thru Friday is normal work hours; on call for facilities emergencies or inclement weather events.

Work Location

Preferred Qualifications
Prefer two years experience in commercial level HVAC building maintenance, may be substituted for a degree, journeyman's license or certificate.  General overall facilities operations and maintenance skills.

HSC - Permian Basin

Bldg Maint and Op Ode

Job Type
Full Time

Pay Statement
Compensation is commensurate upon the qualifications of the individual selected and budgetary guidelines of the hiring department, as well as, the institutional pay plan. For additional information, please reference the institutional pay plan on the Human Resources webpage.

Job Group
Skilled Craft

Occasional Duties
* Vehicle maintenance, mileage logs distribution and documentation.
* Must be an approved driver as determined by TTUS Office of Risk Management and applicable operating policies.  Must be able to drive to other campus locations to perform essential functions and also to use fleet vehicles to pick up parts for jobs.  Must be able to pass the employee criminal background check.


EEO Statement
As an EEO/AA employer, the Texas Tech University System and its components will not discriminate in our employment practices based on an applicant’s race, ethnicity, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, genetic information or status as a protected veteran.

Required Qualifications
Proficiency in written and mathematical skills as may be reflected in the completion of high school or equivalent. Three years experience in designated trade or licensed journeyman.

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