Maintenance Technician II

  • University of Kentucky
  • Lexington, KY
  • Sep 20, 2018

Job Description

University of Kentucky

Equal Employment Opportunity/M/F/disability/protected veteran status.

Posting Details

Posting Details

Job Title Maintenance Technician II
Requisition Number RE15305
Working Title N/A
Department Name 3CM00:Medical Center Physical Plant
Work Location Lexington, KY
Grade Level 40
Salary Range $13.43-21.51/hour
Type of Position Staff
Position Time Status Full-Time
Required Education
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Required Related Experience
4 yrs
Required License/Registration/Certification
Physical Requirements
Lifting, pushing, and/or pulling objects up to and possibly over 50lbs;
Standing or walking with objects up to 25lbs; Sitting at computer workstation
for extended periods; Repetitive motion.
May be exposed to loud noises, fumes, confined spaces, and/or
weather/temperature extremes while on a job-site(s) or traveling to/from
various job sites
Evenings [3:30pm - 12:00am], however, must be flexible to work overtime,
nights, weekends and holidays to meet the operational needs as directed by
Supervisor / Manager / and or Director.
Job Summary
The University of Kentucky's Medical Center Physical Plant is currently seeking 11 Maintenance Technician II's for Facilities Management.

This position is responsible for providing unscheduled and miscellaneous maintenance to UKMC, as well as routine maintenance of building and electrical/mechanical support systems. Will troubleshoot and repair (T & R) plumbing fixtures and repair minor HVAC including: AHU, reheat, coils, thermostats, and valves. T & R all mechanical/architectural products to include: locksets and door hardware. T & R all waste water piping systems; cut, solder and thread all types of pipe. T & R minor fire alarm problems, minor nurse call problems, medical gas system troubles, electric motors and related equipment. T & R minor ice machine problems, minor roofing problems, minor steam systems, pump problems, and minor automatic door problems.

To be considered for all 11 Maintenance Technician II positions you must submit an application to each. One application with not be considered for all 11 openings. To apply for all 11 positions, reference the following job numbers: RE15303, RE15305, RE15306, RE15307, RE15308, RE15311, RE15312, RE15313, RE15314, RE15315 and RE15316.
Skills / Knowledge / Abilities
Experience with building and equipment maintenance. Ability to work different shifts and overtime as needed.
Does this position have supervisory responsibilities? No
Preferred Education/Experience
HVAC troubleshooting and repair experience. Driver's License is preferred
Deadline to Apply 08/26/2018
University Community of Inclusion
The University of Kentucky is committed to a diverse and inclusive workforce by ensuring all our students, faculty, and staff work in an environment of openness and acceptance. We strive to foster a community where people of all backgrounds, identities, and perspectives can feel secure and welcome. We also value the well-being of each of our employees and are dedicated to creating a healthy place to work, learn and live. In the interest of maintaining a safe and healthy environment for our students, employees, patients and visitors the University of Kentucky is a Tobacco & Drug Free campus.

As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we strongly encourage veterans, individuals with disabilities, women, and all minorities to consider our employment opportunities.

Any candidate offered a position may be required to pass pre-employment screenings as mandated by University of Kentucky Human Resources. These screenings may include a national background check and/or drug screen.

Posting Specific Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).
  1. * Describe your experience with plumbing, electrical, or HVAC troubleshooting, maintenance and/or repair.
    (Open Ended Question)
  2. * This position requires the flexibility to work varying shifts and overtime as needed. Are you able to meet this requirement?
    • Yes
    • No
  3. * Please describe your experience as it relates to this job posting.
    (Open Ended Question)
  4. * How many years of experience do you have in hospital maintenance?
    • None
    • More than 0, up through 4 years
    • More than 4 years, up through 7 years
    • More than 7 years, up through 10 years
    • More than 10 years
  5. * Where did you first see this position advertised other than on UK's online employment system?
    • (Diverse Issues in Higher Education)
    • (Higher Education Recruitment Consortium)
    • A Colleague, Friend and/or Family Member
    • None of the Above

Applicant Documents

Required Documents
Optional Documents
  1. Resume
  2. Cover Letter