High school graduate or G.E.D. equivalent. Four years of experience in performing a variety of semi-skilled maintenance and repair work in one or more craft areas. A combination of education, experience, and training that would produce the required knowledge and abilities could be considered
Nature & Purpose of Position/Usual Duties:
Performs maintenance and repair work in one or more craft areas for buildings and facilities in Residence Life.
Primary Responsibilities (Staff Positions Only):
Performs semi-skilled tasks in construction, repairs, maintenance of structures, equipment, and appliances. Installs and repairs locks, door hardware, and window treatments. Performs sheetrock repair, texturing, painting, lathe, rough concrete laying, and patch plastering. Unstops sinks, drains, commodes, hand basins, sewer lines, heating, ventilating, and air conditioning (HVAC) condensate drains. Makes minor repairs and adjustments to electrical (switches, plugs, and light fixtures), carpentry (furniture and doors), plumbing (commodes, faucets, and shower fixtures), electronic, HVAC equipment, and appliances. Checks equipment and takes care of general emergencies. Performs data entry and paperwork regarding work order process. Performs other related duties as assigned.
Internal Number: 20519
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For more than 130 years, Sam Houston State University has been preparing students for meaningful lives of achievement. Its motto, "The Measure of a Life is its Service", echoes across SHSU's six colleges and beyond its Texas campus through student research, creative endeavors, service learning, volunteering and more. Named for Sam Houston, Texas' greatest hero, SHSU continually strives to honor its historical roots through academic excellence that includes exceptional teaching from faculty members who care as much about their students' success as they do about furthering the knowledge of their fields. While embracing its legacy, SHSU also strives to meet the needs of contemporary students, both traditional and online. With over 20 bachelor's and graduate degrees available entirely online, and more in development each semester, SHSU Online is quickly becoming one of the best online universities in Texas.