|Date Opened||11/16/2021 12:00:00 PM|
|Salary||$44,731 - $58,416/year (Individuals new to state service start at minimum of the pay plan)|
|Job Type||Open to the Public|
|Close Date||11/29/2021 11:59:00 PM|
Western Connecticut State University (WCSU) is a constituent unit of the Board of Regents for Higher Education (BOR), Connecticut Sate Colleges and Universities. As one of the State of Connecticut institutions of higher learning, this university offers undergraduate and graduate programs that weave together liberal arts and professional education and instill a desire for life-long learning.
We are recruiting for a Skilled Maintainer to work full-time in our Department of Environmental & Facilities Services – Trades department, located on the Midtown campus at 181 White Street, Danbury, CT. The individual in this position will be responsible for the full range of Skilled Maintainer duties.
The work schedule for this position is 37.5 hours per week, Monday - Friday, 8:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. Incumbent must be available for emergencies and scheduled overtime, and may be exposed to extreme weather conditions. A current motor vehicle license and a minimum of two (2) years of experience in one of the skilled trades (plumbing, carpentry, electrical and/or painting) is required.
This position requires having the ability to lift 90lbs. A medical exam, drug screen, and criminal background check will be required prior to offer of employment.
WCSU offers a comprehensive benefits package. Additional information on benefits can be found at www.wcsu.edu/hr/benefits/.
In a state agency this class is accountable for performing one or more tasks of a skilled nature (requiring prior experience or training, below the level of a specialized trades worker which would give the incumbent proficiency in required knowledges, skills and abilities on the first day of the job) in addition to performing lower level duties. Only complex tasks should be learned on the job. Tasks performed will be in one or several of the following areas:
1. Building and equipment maintenance (operational and remedial) including the operation of trucks of 5 ton or greater capacity or complex motorized equipment.
2. Grounds care as a supervisor and/or specialized landscaping functions.
3. Assists Qualified Craft Workers or other higher level employees in the trades areas.
Two (2) years of experience in one of the following areas:
1. One of the skilled trades
2. Landscape maintenance or vegetable gardening
3. Operation of motor trucks or large buses.
The experience area should reflect the needs of the position.
AN AFFIRMATIVE ACTION/EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER
The State of Connecticut is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer and strongly encourages the applications of women, minorities, and persons with disabilities.
The State of Connecticut is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer and strongly encourages the application of women, minorities and persons with disabilities.