Company: Xavier University
Posted on: January 26, 2023
Xavier University is part of the 500-year-old Jesuit Catholic
tradition of academic excellence in liberal art and is strongly
committed to enhancing equity, inclusion, and diversity. These
values are central to our mission. We strive for a climate of
respect and inclusiveness that welcomes and supports members from
diverse backgrounds and life experiences, is committed unreservedly
to open and free inquiry, and deliberately seeks out multiple
Xavier University's Department of Physical Plant is seeking
applications for two Maintenance Technician positions. The primary
purpose of this position is to independently operate, repair and
perform preventive maintenance on heating, ventilating, air
conditioning, electrical, plumbing and other mechanical systems and
work on boilers, HVAC, electrical, plumbing and other mechanical
Responsibilities include, but are not limited to: wearing
appropriate personal protective equipment and following all
established safety practices and procedures; working with various
hand and power tools, meters and test equipment; interpreting
drawings and blue prints, system descriptions and technical
literature; troubleshooting electrical, pneumatic and DDC control
systems; performing scheduled routine/preventive maintenance on
mechanical equipment; completing work orders; perform chemical
tests of chiller water, cooling tower water and boiler water and
add chemicals as required monitoring to insure correct levels; test
and repair fire alarm systems and associated hardware; keep records
of work performed; and perform basic carpentry and lock repair.
Perform related duties as directed by supervisor.
Qualifications: high school diploma or equivalent; formal trade
school or apprenticeship program in general maintenance or a
related field plus four years work experience, preferably in a
college, hospital or commercial environment or an equivalent
combination of education and experience; universal refrigeration
certification; ability to lift heavy loads (approximate maximum 75
pounds), and work from ladders, scaffolding and aerial lift
devices; and possession of a valid driver's license and driving
record deemed insurable under Xavier's policies and an available
personal vehicle. Candidate is also required to work first shift
Monday through Friday, also first shift, on a rotational basis, on
weekends and holidays.
To ensure consideration, qualified/interested applicants must
submit a cover letter, resume and the names and contact information
of three professional references on Xavier University's website.
Candidates are asked to include with their cover letter a brief
statement on how they might support/contribute to Xavier's
commitment to diversity and inclusion. Review of applications will
start November 28, 2022. This position will remain open until
Xavier University is an Equal Opportunity Employer committed to
enhancing equity, inclusion, and diversity. All qualified
applicants will receive consideration for employment without
discrimination on the basis of race, skin color, ethnicity,
religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression,
national origin, age, marital status, veteran status, or
Xavier University requires all employees to be fully vaccinated
against COVID-19. Newly hired employees will be required to provide
vaccination status upon on-boarding. Vaccine exemptions may be
granted for medical or religious reasons.
Xavier University offers a wide array of complementary and
affordable benefit options, to meet the financial, educational,
health, and wellness needs of you and your family. Eligibility
varies by position and employment class.
- Comprehensive insurance plans including medical, dental,
vision, and prescription coverage
- Tax advantaged accounts including health savings account,
flexible spending accounts, and dependent care account.
- Financial security via life and long-term disability insurance,
accident and illness insurance, and retirement savings plans.
- Generous paid time off work options including vacation, sick
leave, and holidays.
- Tuition remission for employees and their eligible
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