HVAC/General Maintenance Mechanic- Residence Halls

Northern Kentucky University
June 11, 2023
Offerd Salary:$19.04
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Contract Type:Open-ended
Working Time:Full time
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Position Information

Working Title HVAC/General Maintenance Mechanic- Residence Halls

Department Auxiliary Housing Facilities Management Compensation Title General Maintenance Mechanic Position Number 30010751 Position Status Regular Work Schedule

Wednesday – Saturday 11:00 am – 9:30 pm

Hours per Week 40 Months per Year 12 Commitment to Inclusive Excellence

Northern Kentucky University is an Equal Opportunity/Equal Access/Affirmative Action institution. We embrace inclusiveness, equity, and global awareness in all dimensions of our work and seek excellence through diversity among our students, administrators, faculty, and staff. Application by members of diverse groups is encouraged.

Purpose of Position

This 40-hour-per-week position provides customer service in the form of maintaining, servicing and repairing all Residential Village buildings and equipment including HVAC, electrical, plumbing, and general maintenance repairs which include patching, painting, and light carpentry work.

Primary Responsibilities

Maintain all HVAC equipment by service, repairs, and/or replacements; Maintain all plumbing systems by repairing or replacing all types of plumbing fixtures such as commodes, faucets, showers, drains, and piping;

Maintain all electrical systems by repairing or replacing electrical fixtures and appliances such as lighting, safety devices, panels, switches, and outlets;

Basic carpentry to include patching, painting, caulking, ceramic tile repairs and replacements, ceilings, floor covering repairs and/or replacements, window and door repairs and/or replacements, and furniture repairs.

Performs routine preventative maintenance work on assigned equipment.


Requires high school graduation/GED with five (3) years of full-time related experience, or an equivalent combination of education and experience such as an associate's degree and one (1) year of related experience.

Strongly prefer vocational or technical education in related fields. Requires a valid driver's license. Requires EPA Universal Refrigeration License (or must obtain within six (6) months of employment). Must be able to work the specified schedule.

Requires the ability to perform duties with medium to heavy exertion; works in cramped spaces, overhead spaces, etc. Must be flexible enough to work any and all hours outside of normal working hours to accommodate the needs/demands of the Residential Village occupants and the university.

All applicants must fill out an online staff application. Any candidate who is offered this position will be required to go through a pre-employment criminal background check as mandated by state law.

Minimum Education Acceptable Equivalency Preferred Education High School Diploma Minimum Experience 3 years Salary $19.04/Hour Minimum + $.40NSD Pay Grade S68

Posting Detail Information

Requisition Number 2023S1834

Job Open Date 05/11/2023 Job Close Date Open Until Filled No Quick Link https: // jobs.nku.edu/postings/12967 Is this an internal only posting?

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  • How many years of experience do you have in this type of position?
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  • What is the highest level of education attained?
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  • Do you have basic plumbing experience?
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  • Do you have basic electrical experience?
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  • Do you have your EPA Universal Refrigeration Certification?
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  • Please list any licenses or certifications you might have that are directly related to this position.
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  • Do you have a valid driver's license and are you permitted to drive without restrictions?
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  • Do you have the ability to perform medium to heavy physical exertion on a regular basis as well as the ability to occasionally lift up to 50 pounds or more?
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  • Do you have basic HVAC skills?
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