This position will be responsible for maintenance of University campuses and buildings including Northeast Philadelphia and Newtown. Employees must understand the mission of Catholic higher education and be committed to the core values, mission, goals and objectives of Holy Family University.
ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
Skilled in basic HVAC, carpentry, plumbing, fire detection and suppression systems, electrical, painting, masonry, landscape, office renovations and equipment repair.
Maintain grounds and common areas, including servicing trash/recycling receptacles and picking up debris on and around the direct vicinity of campus.
Perform regular visual inspections of buildings and grounds and document/communicate findings to Supervisor.
Implement corrective action for work orders/service requests and maintenance projects. Prepare and communicate a list of materials to Supervisor needed to complete work assignments if not immediately available.
Comfortable and able to work on ladders, roofs, and other elevated structures.
Routine maintenance work related to interior painting of offices, classrooms, hallways, and some minor exterior painting of railings, fences, signs, poles, etc.
Knowledge of preventative maintenance including lock-out tag-out and other safety procedures/protocols.
Basic remodeling work to demo/install walls, ceilings, floors, in accordance with specifications; including cleaning of area.
Must be willing to work a rotating schedule, including days and evenings (shifts include: 7 am – 3 pm and 12 pm – 8 pm).
Ability to commit to a 24 hour on-call rotation schedule and promptly respond to emergency situations when notified.
Coordinate/complete requested furniture/office moves as needed. Work with Supervisor to coordinate student workers assigned.
Assist with snow/ice removal as required per the notice policy.
Work with outsourced vendors and contractors as needed.
Monitor inventory of supplies/spare parts needed for maintenance, repair, or proper function of facilities and all assigned equipment
Required Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:
Self-starter who can work independently with minimal supervision.
Strong communication and interpersonal skills.
Good organizational skills applying proper attention to detail.
Professional and respectful demeanor.
Must utilize own hand tools during the course of the work day.
High School diploma or equivalency degree required.
A minimum of five (5) years’ experience in a college/university/commercial maintenance environment.
Intermediate experience in plumbing, electrical, and HVAC.
Ability to successfully pass background screening requirements
Qualified candidates must email a cover letter and resume to firstname.lastname@example.org. Review of cover letter and resume will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled.
Holy Family University seeks to foster an inclusive and healthy educational and work environment based on respect, the dignity of each person and the oneness of the human family. The University prohibits harassment, discrimination, retaliation, and bias incidents in any form, including, but not limited to, those based upon race, color, religion, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national or ethnic origin, ancestry, disability, marital status, military/veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local laws, in the administration of its educational policies, admissions policies, employment policies and practices, financial aid programs, athletic programs, and other school-administered activities and rights and privileges generally accorded or made available to employees and students at the University. Holy Family University complies with Title IX of the U.S. Education Amendments of 1972 (“Title IX”), a federal civil rights law that prohibits discrimination on the basis of sex in education programs and activities. Holy Family University is dedicated to ensuring an environment free of discrimination or harassment of any kind, and promotes equal opportunity and inclusion in its education programs. Applicants requiring a reasonable accommodation to the application, and/or interview process should notify Human Resources at email@example.com
Holy Family University, located in Northeast Philadelphia, and a ministry of the Sisters of the Holy Family of Nazareth, offers education in the liberal arts and professions through graduate, undergraduate and non-degree programs. Our core values of Family, Respect, Integrity, Service and Responsibility, Learning, and Vision shape the culture and environment in which students learn and employees work. We are proud to provide comprehensive benefits, to support the diverse needs of our employees.