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Utilities Trades Technician

Utilities Trades Technician—Job Standard

Job Family: Skilled Craft
Series: Facilities Trade
Job Group: 5333
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

To provide fabrication, inspection, repair and installation of equipment and/or structural units as first response to emergencies.

Typical Functions

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

Receive cross-training in service crafts including carpentry, electrical, refrigeration/air-conditioning, heating/ventilation, plumbing, pneumatic controls and locksmithing.

Upon completion of cross-training, provide first response to emergency calls in service crafts: Make assessment and repairs.

Carpentry - Repair, construct, erect and install structures and fixtures of wood, plywood and wallboard.

Electrical - May install, repair and service electrical equipment.

Refrigeration/Air Conditioning - May install, service and repair commercial refrigeration air-conditioning units.

Heating/Ventilation - May install, adjust, maintain and repair mechanical heating, ventilating and cooling systems.

Plumbing - May install, repair and service plumbing fixtures/piping.

Pneumatic Control - May install, repair, test and adjust pneumatic control devices and motors.

Locksmith - May repair, dismantle, adjust and open locks.

Operate University vehicle on/off campus.

Perform other related duties as assigned.

Minimum Qualifications

Education and experience equivalent to:

High School education and four to six years of specific experience in a trade required. The abiltity to obtain a specialized license or certification may be required. Valid driver's license or ability to obtain, and driver's check required. Lifting up to 50 lbs. occasionally.


Last modified September 10 2014 03:09 PM