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Maintenance Technician

Company:
Kennesaw State University
Job Location:
Kennesaw, 30144
Category:
Facilities Management
Type:
Full-Time

Job ID: 268453

About Us

Are you ready to join a community leading in innovative teaching and learning? Kennesaw State University is one of the 50 largest public institutions in the country. With our growing enrollment and global reach, we are enjoying increased prominence among Georgia's colleges. We offer more than 150 undergraduate, graduate, and doctoral degrees to over 43,000 students. Our entrepreneurial spirit, high-impact research, and Division I athletics also draw students from throughout the region and from 92 countries across the globe. Our university's vibrant culture, career opportunities, and rich benefits make us an employer of choice. We are searching for talented people to join our mission. Come to KSU and find your passion.



Location

Our Kennesaw campus is located at 1000 Chastain Road NW, Kennesaw, GA 30144. Our Marietta campus is located at 1100 South Marietta Parkway, Marietta, GA 30060.



Job Summary

Assists in the performance of general, HVAC, electrical and plumbing maintenance tasks.



Responsibilities

KEY RESPONSIBILITIES:
1.Performs all general, preventative and supportive maintenance tasks with supervision
2.Assists all technicians on emergency and corrective maintenance
3.Changes light bulbs, filters and other items assigned
4.Maintains and cleans mechanical rooms
5.Maintains a clean and safe work environment



Required Qualifications

Educational Requirements
High School diploma or equivalent

Other Required Qualifications
Current, valid, and unrestricted Georgia driver's license

Required Experience
On-the-job training provided



Preferred Qualifications

Preferred Experience
Previous HVAC experience
Previous maintenance experience preferred



Proposed Salary

The budgeted salary range is $17.42 to $20.92 per hour.  Offers are based on relevant experience. 

Comprehensive benefits to include Medical, Dental, Vision, 13 paid holidays, vacation, generous retirement plans, tuition waiver, wellness options, and much more! Visit hr.kennesaw.edu/benefits.



Knowledge, Skills, & Abilities

ABILITIES
Ability to adapt to changing work environments  
Able to build upon existing knowledge in technical application of maintenance work  
Able to handle multiple tasks or projects at one time meeting assigned deadlines

KNOWLEDGE
Knowledge of basic hand tools and power tools 

SKILLS
Excellent interpersonal, initiative, teamwork, problem solving, independent judgment, organization, communication (verbal and written), time management, project management and presentation skills  
Proficient with computer applications and programs associated with the position (i.e. Microsoft Office suite)  
Strong attention to detail and follow up skills  
Strong customer service skills and phone and e-mail etiquette

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