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Stanford University, Department of Land, Buildings & Real Estate (LBRE) is committed to the preservation and enhancement of Stanford's campus and adjoining lands and constructs and maintains the facilities in which advancements across the academic spectrum are made possible. LBRE takes pride in the care and stewardship of the 8,100 acres that make Stanford the special place that it is. For more information, please visit https://lbre.stanford.edu.
LBRE is seeking qualified applicants for the Facilities Maintenance Technician for the Stanford Redwood City Campus. This is a full-time continuing position reporting to the
Facilities Operations Manager, Stanford Redwood City Campus. This position is represented by SEIU Higher Education Workers Local 2007 and the work location will be 415 Broadway, Redwood City, California.
Our new Stanford Redwood City campus, which opened in March 2019, brings together
2,700 staff in a collaborative environment that reflects Stanford's culture and mission.
The campus will offer amenities such as onsite cafes and a dining pavilion, a high-end
fitness facility with an outdoor pool, and a childcare center for Stanford families. Responsibilities: Working under supervision, employees in this classification perform a variety of low
level maintenance duties. These duties may involve the use of hand tools or mechanized
equipment. At this level, employees are expected to need little on-site supervision for
routine work procedures. More complex work assignments normally require a greater
amount of supervision or guidance. Work may be spot-checked while in progress or
inspected upon completion. The employee may work alone, as a member of a crew (with
or without lead responsibility); or under direct supervision of a journey level worker or a supervisor. Characteristic Duties:
Rough Carpentry (i.e.: building cement forms, barricades, sawhorses, etc)
General Repairs (i.e.: doors, window, walls patch and paint)
Must have the ability and knowledge necessary to safely and expeditiously perform maintenance duties.
Must have working knowledge in the safe use of tools, materials and equipment.
Familiarity of general building systems: HVAC, Electrical and Plumbing
Strong verbal and written communication skills. English language required.
Able to perform on-site work successfully and professionally with minimal invasiveness in occupied environments demonstrating sensitivity to building occupants.
Maintains a positive service approach with consistent follow-through producing reliable results.
Ability to respond to changing priorities; respond to emergency calls at night and on weekends as assigned.
Two years of actual work experience in the trade. This may include time spent as an apprentice or in vocational training.
A valid California driver's license is required.
Final offers of employment are contingent upon successful completion of national criminal background check, national sex offender registry search and, where applicable, driving record.
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Consistent with its obligations under the law, the University will provide reasonable accommodation to any employee with a disability who requires accommodation to perform the essential functions of the job. Additional Information
Location: Land, Buildings and Real Estate, California, United States Schedule: Classification Level:
Stanford is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.
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Located between San Francisco and San Jose in the heart of Silicon Valley, Stanford University is recognized as one of the world's leading research and teaching institutions. Leland and Jane Stanford founded the University to "promote the public welfare by exercising an influence on behalf of humanity and civilization." Stanford opened its doors in 1891, and more than a century later, it remains dedicated to finding solutions to the great challenges of the day and to preparing students for leadership in a complex world. The University's thriving diverse community is comprised of nearly 7000 undergraduate students, 9000 graduate students, 2000 faculty members, 1900 postdoctoral scholars, and over 11,000 academic and administrative staff in seven schools including several interdisciplinary research centers and institutes. The campus spreads over 8000 contiguous acres and nearly all undergraduates live on campus. Stanford offers bachelor's and master's degrees in addition to doctoral degrees (PhD, MD, DMA and JD) plus a number of professional and continuing education programs and certifications. More at http://facts.stanford.edu and http://www.stanford.edu. Stanford University is an ...equal opportunity employer and is committed to increasing the diversity of its faculty. It welcomes nominations of and applications from women, members of minority groups, protected veterans and individuals with disabilities, as well as from others who would bring additional dimensions to the university’s research, teaching and clinical missions.