Your session will expire in  seconds! (approximately  on your computer's clock)

Non Work-study UCSC Jobs Work-study Jobs My Applications

Display Job Information 3335
To apply for this job, click the Apply to this Job button at the bottom of the job description.

Maintenance Senior Specialist- West Zone
Non Work-study

Hiring Information
Hiring Unit: Facilities
Pay Rate: 14.00
Final Filing Date: 10/14/19 or
Until Filled
Employment Date: 9-23-2019 TO 6-15-2020
Hours: 6-8
Schedule: By Arrangement
Job Description
Skills Required: Prior experience in institutional maintenance, commercial painting, construction, or landscaping.

Demonstrated leadership and organizational skills. Ability to direct the work of student work crews.

Demonstrated skill in the use of hand- and power tools.

Demonstrated knowledge of safety practices in the use of hand- and power tools.

Ability to follow written and oral instructions, and pay close attention to detail, and exercise good judgment. Ability to work under minimal supervision in a cooperative, team-focused workplace. Must be able to problem solve, take initiative and complete tasks as assigned.

The ability to work cooperatively and respectfully with diverse student and staff population.

Ability to safely lift and carry 50 lbs. unassisted. The ability to work from step ladders, to perform work overhead, and to perform tasks that require repetitive motions.

Possession of a valid California driver’s license and a good driving record.
Skills Preferred: Prior experience in maintenance work at UCSC preferred.

Percentage of Time Duty
75% Perform maintenance and repairs in housing areas; work with hand and power tools; assist with preventive maintenance and minor repairs to plumbing fixtures, door hardware and windows; snake drains; replace light bulbs and clean light covers; perform minor wood work when instructed; move, repair and refinish furniture; assist in projects as directed by the Senior Building Maintenance Worker.

Prepare and paint interior and small exterior surfaces; make minor drywall repairs; and clean-up housing areas as assigned. Move furniture, tools, and equipment; mask areas not being painted and cover furniture and flooring. Remove or paint over graffiti.

Train and lead other student maintenance assistants in performance of maintenance tasks.
10% Assist residential recycling program. Assist with the Universal Waste Collection and shipment of materials. Take inventory and pack collected household hazardous and universal waste (batteries, paint, fluorescent light bulbs, etc.) and deliver to designated collection points.
10% Assist maintenance staff in maintenance scheduling and facilities inspections. Notify supervisors of purchasing needs.
5% Be responsible for securing the facilities and equipment in assigned areas. Make pickups and deliveries using University pickup truck. Perform other duties as assigned by supervisors.
Courses Required:
Computer Keyboarding Filing Alpha
Macintosh Numerical
Windows Color
Unix Driving Car
Word Processing Truck
Spreadsheet Other Lifting
Databases Fingerprinting Required
Other Hazardous Substances
Paint and cleaning chemicals.
Special Comments: Note: This is NOT an entry-level position.

This position is part time during the school year with possibility of employment through summer.

The West Zone includes; Oakes College, College 8, The Village, Grad Housing, Camper Park, University Town Center, and several CUHS administrative facilities.

Candidate must be self-motivated and have a positive and responsible attitude towards work. Must be reliable and punctual.

Please read through all information before applying to this position. Be as detailed as possible on your application and include any information that demonstrates mechanical aptitude or the ability to learn quickly and remain motivated. Indicate related experience, and include names and phone numbers of references or letters of reference (former employers, faculty members, etc.) Please include any experience with teams and leadership positions you have held.

Applications will be accepted until positions are filled.

Candidates selected for this position will receive training on the safe use of hand- and power tools, and may receive training in the safe performance of various maintenance tasks.

Because of the security duties of this position, successful candidates may be fingerprinted.
Payroll Information
Service Team: SHR Operations
Hiring Supervisior: Duncan, Jeffrey
Supervisor Phone: 831-459-3589
Supervisor Email:
Account Numbers: 7-761975-414C-70499-HOFWZS-2
Home Department: SC414C
Classification: Assistant IV
Title Code: 4919
Date Approved: 2-4-2020


Career Center Home Problems and Comments Help and Information