Trades Helper - Life Safety Systems
Posting Number: req12103
Department: Facilities Mgmt-Maint Services
Location: Main Campus
Address: Tucson, AZ USA
Facilities Management is looking for a self directed, self motivated and hard working Trades Helper to be a part of our Life Safety Shop. In the trades helper role duties will include assisting Life Safety Systems workers with job set-up, job clean-up, and delivery of materials. This is a great opportunity for training in the Life Safety Systems trade. The successful candidate will have the ability to communicate effectively and provide good customer service while having good working knowledge of trades and maintenance. Working conditions may include restricted movement, dirty environment, extreme temperatures and intense noise. This also includes lifting and carrying heavy objects.
UofA FM employs just over 600 employees and services over 11 million square feet of campus-keeping the grounds beautiful, classrooms clean, and all utilities moving through the campus.
Outstanding UA benefits include health, dental, and vision insurance plans; life insurance and disability programs; paid vacation, sick leave, and holidays; UA/ASU/NAU tuition reduction for the employee and qualified family members; state and optional retirement plans; access to UA recreation and cultural activities; and more!
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Duties & Responsibilities
- Assists skilled trades employees with daily activities on
- Assists with collecting and delivering materials and/or
equipment needed on job sites.
- Cleans and/or performs minor repairs on equipment under
- Performs clean-up activities as jobs are completed.
- Working conditions may include restricted movement, dirty environment, extreme temperatures and intense noise.
- Ability to lift/carry/move up to 50 lbs.
- High school diploma or equivalent, or equivalent learning attained through experience may be required.
- Prior work experience not required.
- Ability to drive according to the University Fleet Safety Policy.
- Experience with hand tools and safety practices.
- Experience communicating effectively.
Full Time/Part Time: Full Time
Number of Hours Worked per Week: 40
Job FTE: 1.0
Work Calendar: Fiscal
Job Category: Facilities, Grounds and Infrastructure
Benefits Eligible: Yes - Full Benefits
Rate of Pay: $14.85 - $18.33 DOE
Compensation Type: hourly rate
Career Stream and Level
Skilled Crafts & Trades
Facil, Grounds, & Infra
Type of criminal background check required: Name-based criminal background check (non-security sensitive)
Number of Vacancies: 1
Contact Information for Candidates
520-621-0255 or firstname.lastname@example.org
Open Until Filled: Yes
Documents Needed to Apply: Resume
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