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Jefferson East Falls, Facilities Openings - Facilities Management Job Post

Posted: 3/28/2019

Jefferson East Falls, Facilities Openings


Apply at: piechutak@philau.edu

Facilities Staff - Grounds



Qualifications:

Three-plus years of experience in grounds work. Mechanical skills for maintenance of grounds-related equipment.

Must be available for shift work. Must have a valid driver`s license and be deem insurable. Must have a work vehicle and basic tools.

Education Required:

High school diploma recommended. Grounds-related certificates desired.

Responsibilities:

The primary responsibility of all Facilities Staff is to work as a team to provide a safe, attractive, functional and efficient facility within which the campus community may grow and prosper. It should be understood that all plant employees, will at times, be assigned other duties within their capability aside from their designated area of expertise. This position works within the trade scope of grounds and other duties as assigned.



Grounds related work: Cultivates, tends and services the grounds, gardens, trees, shrubbery and greenery; Removes dead branches at pole saw length above 6 feet from ground; Waters, weeds and prunes all flower beds; Cuts, prune, cleans-up the hill areas, walks and streets within the college acreage.



Removes litter on grounds, patios, porches, step areas, trash receptacles, parking lots, fields and urns; Rakes, removes leaves particularly during fall; Cleans roofs, gutters, and drains; Mows athletic fields at regular intervals and prior to an athletic event, lines and set-up goals, waters field; and maintains irrigations systems.



Performs general maintenance/repairs on the following: bollards, fencing, exterior signage/banners, power washing, fountain cleaning, vehicles.



General Maintenance: Provides work order documentation feedback on trade and non-trade related tasks; Maintains a professional appearance; Maintains a positive customer attitude; University function support (special set-ups etc.); Snow removal activity - considered essential personnel; Other duties as assigned.





Facilities Staff - Utility



Qualifications:

A minimum of five years of general facilities, work and/or support experience is desired. Preference will be given to supplemental skills in electrical, carpentry, painting or plumbing/HVAC. Considered essential personnel. Must be available for shift work. Must have a valid driver`s license and be deem insurable. Must have a work vehicle and basic tools.



Education Required:

High school diploma recommended. Other related certifications are helpful.



Responsibilities:

Able to operate all plant equipment: trucks, Bobcat, high reach, tractors, man lifts, ladders, scaffolding, etc. Completes labor-intensive jobs as directed: furniture moving and set up, painting and prep work, grounds-keeping duties. The utility worker position may become more specialized based upon an employee`s individual training or department needs.



Application Procedures:

Please Send resume to:



Attn: Kimberly Piechuta, Director of Maintenance

Jefferson (Philadelphia University + Thomas Jefferson University)-East Falls Campus

4201 Henry Ave., Philadelphia PA 19144, or email
piechutak@philau.edu