Building Maintenance Worker - Athletics (8213C) 24769
University of California Berkeley
April 13, 2018
Job Title: Building Maintenance Worker - Athletics (8213C) #24769
Job ID: 24769
Location: Main Campus-Berkeley
Full/Part Time: Full-Time
Department Intercollegiate Athletics
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Application Review Date
The First Review Date for this job is: April 12, 2018
The Department of Intercollegiate Athletics consists of more than 275 staff members and coaches and sponsors 30 varsity sports programs. These 30 programs include more than 850 student-athletes who participate in the various sports programs annually within the National Collegiate Athletics Association (NCAA). We are currently seeking a Building Maintenance Worker.
The Facilities unit provides daily maintenance and operational support to coaches, staff, and participants in athletic programming. Additionally, the Facilities unit maintains a variety of sports venues and spectator facilities. The IA Facilities unit is seeking a Building Maintenance Worker (BMW) to perform maintenance and related functions in support of Athletic Department programs and activities.
Under supervisor, the BMW position scope includes traditional maintenance and repairs to facilities and equipment as well as preventive maintenance at Athletic Department buildings and sports venues. The BMW also provides significant support for student-athletes, coaches, and spectators through a variety of general tasks related to home events, athletic equipment, and fan amenities.
Under supervision, the BMW performs minor repairs and maintenance to athletic facilities and equipment. Examples include, but are not limited to:
Install dry erase boards, bulletin boards, hang pictures
Replace ceiling tile, rubber base
Caulking and grouting
Replace light bulbs, scoreboard lamps
Repair timing systems, scoring systems
Clear drains, sinks toilets
Prep & paint limited areas
Replace carpet squares, thresholds, safety strips
Move & store furniture
Repair sports equipment
Operate equipment and hand tools
The BMW also provides special event and program support tasks including set up / take down of practice and game equipment such as baskets, nets, goals, timing systems, banners, tables, chairs, public address systems, etc.
Flexible work schedule to include weekend and evening work.
Building maintenance experience including methods, processes, materials used in performing building maintenance work.
Basic understanding of maintenance practices, methods, procedures, roles, equipment, tools, materials, sources for obtaining specialized materials and services, time required to perform work, and proper sequencing of the required steps in structuring and completing maintenance work and assigned projects.
Ability to operate machines and equipment used for maintenance and repair.
Ability to communicate clearly and effectively in person, by telephone, radio, and in writing with customers, supervisors and co-workers.
Able to work safely at heights; able to gain access to work in small/tight areas and be able to gain access to work or maneuver around obstacles that requires stairs and ladders, able to safely maneuver supplies and objects up to 75 lbs; sets up and uses scaffolding and/or ladders to perform tasks above ground level.
Knowledge of applicable NCAA and Pac-12 rules and regulations.
Any combination of education, technical training, and work experience in construction or building maintenance.
Troubleshooting and repair knowledge, work experience repairing household appliances.
Experience working with sports programs.
Salary & Benefits
Salary is commensurate with experience. Hiring range is $19.01-$22.72/hour. For information on the comprehensive benefits package offered by the University visit:
Please submit your cover letter and resume as a single attachment when applying.
A valid driver's license and DMV check for driving record is required.
Conviction History Background
This is a designated position requiring fingerprinting and a background check due to the nature of the job responsibilities. Berkeley does hire people with conviction histories and reviews information received in the context of the job responsibilities. The University reserves the right to make employment contingent upon successful completion of the background check.
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