Maintenance Technician II

Position Details

Position Information

Position Title Maintenance Technician II
Division General University
Department Physical Plant
Vacancy Number 18-033
Work Location Atlanta
Hours per week 40 hours/week
Scheduled Hours 8:00am - 5:00pm

Working under the general supervision of the Director of Facilities, this position performs a broad range of building maintenance tasks for all University facilities in the areas of general maintenance, electrical, plumbing, HVAC, and carpentry. Also must be able to hire and manage contractors. Communicates with various faculty, staff, and students to keep them informed on repair work which impacts them. Must have good organizational skills to keep up with the heavy workload, and manage the related paperwork. Must be computer literate. Performs other duties as assigned. The end results of this job allow the Physical Plant to provide good customer service for the campus’ students, faculty, and staff, which includes helping the Physical Plant keep the campus well-maintained, safe, and comfortable.


Requires high school diploma/GED and a minimum of two years of experience working in maintenance and/or construction or an equivalent combination of education and experience from which comparable knowledge, skills and abilities can be acquired. Candidate must possess working knowledge in the areas of electrical, carpentry, plumbing and HVAC systems and the skill to perform general maintenance in these trade areas. Must be able to read and understand blueprints and plans. Additionally the candidate must be able to lift and carry up to 50 lbs with or without reasonable accommodation. Excellent verbal and interpersonal skills required. Candidates who are committed to continuing professional development to include work toward achievement of journeyman skill level and/or professional licensor are desired. Successful experience with contractors and vendors is desirable.

Candidate must possess a valid driver’s license and be insurable by the University carrier.

Selection of the final candidate is contingent upon successful completion of a criminal background check.

Is a criminal background check needed for this position? Yes
Is a credit check needed for this position? No
Does this position require travel for University business in a rental car or University owned vehicle? Yes
Job Category Staff
Job Type Full-Time
Pay Rate Base: $15.05
FLSA Status Non-Exempt
Pay Basis Monthly
Internal posting only? No
Close Date
Open Until Filled Yes

Supplemental Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

  1. * Why are you interested in this position?

    (Open Ended Question)

  2. * What qualities and/or experiences make you the best candidate for this position?

    (Open Ended Question)

  3. * Do you have the ability to lift and carry up to 50 lbs with our without reasonable accommodation?
    • Yes
    • No

Documents Needed to Apply

Required Documents
Optional Documents
  1. Resume
  2. Cover Letter