Technician, Carpenter

Curtin University of Technology
June 25, 2024
Offerd Salary:Negotiation
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Contract Type:Other
Working Time:Full time
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Job reference: 1222599

Maintenance & Operations, Properties

Curtin is an innovative, global university renowned for its high impact research, robust industry partnerships, and commitment to preparing for the jobs of the future. We operate in collaboration to make a positive difference for people and our planet, transforming experiences for staff, students, partners, and the community.

This role provides comprehensive technical support to maintain and enhance the University's physical environment. This includes preventative, breakdown and emergency maintenance.

In this role you will:

  • Undertake statutory, preventative, breakdown, and emergency maintenance.
  • Analyse, diagnose, and resolve technical problems related to the University's physical infrastructure and systems.
  • Repair, test, and commission equipment/systems as needed.
  • Provide a coordinated and comprehensive client service, responding to maintenance requests promptly.
  • Inform clients of estimated timeframes for work, potential safety issues, and disruptions, keeping them updated on delays and problems.
  • Offer support and advice directly to clients on maintenance issues, ensuring satisfaction with the work.
  • Liaise with other trades to ensure efficient service delivery and avoid conflicts of interest.
  • Maintain accurate records and update maintenance management databases.
  • Supervise and monitor maintenance work by external contractors, ensuring compliance with policies and regulations.
  • Assess equipment and systems for suitability and functionality.
  • Demonstrate high standards of professional and personal conduct as a member of the University community.
  • Undertake additional activities consistent with the responsibilities outlined above.
  • Why Choose Us?

    Our staff are an energetic, dedicated team of academics and professionals working together to provide Australia and the world with quality graduates and innovative research. Curtin is a friendly place where integrity, respect for one another, courage, excellence, and impact are a part of everyday life.

    Our vibrant Bentley campus includes a gym, childcare, medical centre, art gallery, hotel, endless food options including a supermarket, beautiful gardens, end-of-trip facilities, accessible parking, and excellent public transport connections.

  • Global Excellence : Curtin University proudly stands among the top one percent of global universities according to the ARWU 2023 rankings.
  • Rewards Beyond Salary : Enjoy the perks of a generous superannuation contribution (17%) and customisable salary packaging benefits through Paywise.
  • Time Well-Spent : Experience the added value of 17.5% Leave Loading, with the option to be paid out or taken as additional leave. Benefit from Parental Leave (26 weeks for the primary caregiver), Annual Leave (20 days), Personal Leave (14 days), Curtin University Leave (2 days), Study Leave, and Community Service Leave. Plus, access to Long Service Leave after 7 years of continuous service (65 days/13-week entitlement for full-time staff).
  • Recognition for Prior Service : Curtin recognises prior service for long service leave purposes. New Curtin employees may be eligible if they have worked for an Australian University, public service or other recognised institution.
  • Health and Wellness : Our on-campus Medical Centre prioritises Curtin staff and students. Join Curtin's Healthy Lifestyle Program, with up to 2 hours per week of paid time off to engage in University-approved healthy lifestyle activities. Explore Curtin's wellbeing locations at https: //
  • For more information about our university visit www.

    Join us!

    Please provide a cover letter, and your CV to allow us to assess your suitability for this role.

    To view a copy of the Position Description, please copy and paste the following link into your web browser: https: //

    Applications close: 2:00pm AWST, Tuesday, 25 June 2024.

    Applicants should note that prior to appointment, any offer of employment is subject to completion of National Police Records checks, and background, integrity, and reference checks to Curtin's satisfaction.

    If you have any queries in relation to this application process, please contact our careers team on 08 9266 9000 (option 3,1), quoting the reference number.

    Please note we are not accepting applications from recruitment agencies at this time.

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