Job: Renovation/Maintenance Specialist

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Job Description

The dream addition to our family would be someone that can make our facility look better than ever while making it more functional. The Renovation/Maintenance Specialist will work on new construction, modernization, and restoration projects. This position requires hands on building maintenance and an eye for design while working on building and organizational projects. We are looking for someone that can keep up in a fast paced, service oriented, and interactive department. This role will interact with staff and students while working closely with each department to ensure all facilities needs are met.

Responsibilities include but are not limited to:

  • Keep renovation projects within scope, budget, and on schedule
  • Maintain ongoing project quality control and compliance standards
  • Track inventory and keep materials stocked for current and upcoming projects
  • Shop vendors/contractors to obtain renovation estimates and quotes
  • Participates in daily maintenance inspections and repairs
  • Ensure regular scheduled preventative maintenance is performed
  • Communicate with outside vendors
  • 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.
  • Support team members and encourage learning
  • Ensure the safety of the department by following and implementing all safety policies and procedures.

Skills / Requirements

  • Bachelor degree preferred
  • 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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