Maintenance Mechanic

Moraine Park Technical College

Fond du Lac, WI

ID: 7056904
Posted: April 11, 2019

Job Description

Applications are being accepted for a full-time Maintenance Mechanic at Moraine Park Technical College, Fond du Lac campus. This is a skilled work requiring the capability of performing at the journeyman level in several of the building trades skills. Work is independently performed and involves leading other maintenance/housekeeping staff. Duties require the use of considerable initiative and judgement in determining the nature of repairs needed and in developing appropriate work methods and procedures.

Applications will be accepted until the position is filled; however, initial consideration will take place April 24, 2019.

Beginning: Immediately

1. Make periodic inspections of building and grounds to diagnose potential problems and to take necessary action for the prevention of damage or interruption of service.

2. Operate, adjust, maintain, service and repair boilers, valves, circulating pumps, air handling equipment, air conditioning equipment and DDC and pneumatic controls.

3. Detect, troubleshoot, and solve electrical problems on equipment and controls. Test and repair electrical circuits, panels, fire / security alarm systems, and run temporary power for special events. Coordinate power outages for construction purposes. Repair and service electrical motors and emergency generators.

4. Install and maintain water and sewage lines, high pressure air lines and other related plumbing duties.

5. Assist with planning and performing minor construction or remodeling projects. Determine amount of materials, supplies and labor needed.

6. Repair and remodel facilities, to include painting, drywall, vinyl wall covering and the moving of furniture and equipment.

7. Fabricate and weld metal projects.

8. Provide a safe environment for staff and students by assisting with cleaning the campus of snow and ice using appropriate methods.

9. Operate and manage energy management computer system.

10. Other duties as assigned.

1. High school diploma required.

2. Completion of a trade’s apprenticeship program required; completion of a certificate program or an associate’s degree in HVAC/Refrigeration preferred.

3. Four years of experience in building and grounds maintenance or in the building trades.

4. Any combination of equivalent training and experience which demonstrates required knowledge, skills and abilities.

5. Thorough knowledge of building and grounds maintenance equipment, tools, and procedures.

6. Experience and expertise in several of the building trade’s skills such as carpentry, plumbing, heating and air conditioning, refrigeration, welding and electrical work.

7. Ability to recognize, diagnose and correct mechanical problems. Ability to operate, adjust and control mechanical apparatus found in building operations.

8. Ability to plan and develop appropriate work methods and procedures to accomplish difficult or specialized projects.

9. Ability to lift 80 lbs.

10. Ability to climb ladders and scaffolding desired.

11. Possession of a valid Wisconsin driver's license, with an acceptable motor vehicle record.

12. Demonstrated ability to work effectively with diverse populations by promoting and maintaining an inclusive work environment and culture that is respectful and accepting of diversity.


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