Job: Handyman

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Job Description

We are seeking a Handyman for a fast paced, service oriented, interactive department. This environment includes staff and student interactions that occur by telephone, email, live chat and walk-in. This position will be responsible for maintenance, building upkeep and construction of various projects at the University campus. The handyman shall provide the day-to-day leadership necessary to effectively control material usage, equipment, vendor partners and local authorities.

Responsibilities include but are not limited to:

  • Participates in daily maintenance inspections and repairs
  • Ensure regular scheduled preventative maintenance is performed
  • Communicate with outside vendors
  • Special design projects, solutions and implementation
  • Ensures the campus is in compliance with standards of local and regulatory agencies code
  • Determine the scope of projects (needs, internal vs. external work capabilities, etc.) and report on the best approach for completion.
  • For certain one-time projects, shop and quote at least three vendors/contractors (when possible).
  • Inventory control

Skills / Requirements

  • Ability to work simultaneously on multiple projects and adhere to deadlines.
  • Maintenance skills, i.e. plumbing, electrical handyman skills, painting, drywall repair
  • Experience with power tools, table saw, circular saw, miter saw, drill press, drills, fabrication tools
  • Can lift 75 lbs and climb ladders
  • Computer skills to include email, internet, basic pc experience

Important Notes

University of Advancing Technology

UAT is an elite intimate private college in Tempe, AZ focused on educating students in advancing technology who desire to innovate in the areas of emerging technology disciplines including Advancing Computer Science, Information Security, Game and New Media technologies.

Summary of Employee Benefits

  • Medical, Dental, Vision, Flexible Spending Accounts
  • 401k, Life Insurance, AD&D, Long Term and Short Term Disability Options
  • Vacation, Personal Time, Over 15 paid holidays
  • Employee and Dependent Scholarship Programs
  • Meal Benefit at University Café, University Store Discount, Other Discount Programs (Microsoft, AT&T, Lifetime Fitness)
  • Positive Work Environment, Kudos Program, Casual Fridays and Select Work Weeks, Employee Wellness Activities
  • Flexible Work Schedule
  • Employee Training and Development

We do not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, national origin, sex, age, or disability. It is our intention that all qualified applicants be given equal opportunity and that selection decisions be based on job-related factors. UAT does not sponsor foreign visa's. Thank you for your understanding.

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