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Utilities Trades Assistant

Utilities Trades Assistant—Job Standard

Job Family: Skilled Craft
Series: Facilities Trades
Job Group: 5213
FLSA: Non-Exempt
Union Status: UE

This title is part of a career progression within the Facilities Trades Series consisting of Utilities Trades Assistant, Utilities Tradesperson OR Utilities Trades Technician, Utilities Tradesperson Senior, Utilities Tradesperson Specialist, and Utilities Tradesperson Supervisor.


Job Overview

Perform apprentice-level skilled trades activities specific to designated area with close instruction and guidance from one or more higher-level skilled tradesperson in support of University facility maintenance programs and services.

Typical Functions

The duties listed are not all-inclusive. Duties assigned to individual employees may vary.

Perform apprentice level skilled trades activities specific to designated area with close instruction and guidance from one or more higher level skilled tradesperson in support of University facility maintenance programs and services following detailed and established guidelines.

Perform duties associated with skilled trade; develop skills through University work experience and on-the-job training; assist in selection of tools, equipment, and materials; set up, prepare, and clean work area and materials; use desktop applications.

Assist in completion of specific activities or projects, gradually achieving independence and higher level skills.

Participate in area safety training.

Operate University vehicle on/off campus.


Minimum Qualifications

Education and experience equivalent to:

High school diploma required and one year related experience. Valid driver's license or ability to obtain and driver's check  required. Lifting of up to 50 lbs. occasionally. Specific physical requirements may apply based on job functions.



Last modified September 10 2014 03:09 PM