Arkansas State University Mid-South currently has an open position for a Maintenance Specialist. The Maintenance Specialist position is a full time classified position.
Summary: The Maintenance Specialist is responsible for maintaining buildings and equipment. This position is governed by state and federal laws and institution policy.
Responsibilities: Makes minor repairs to the interior/exterior of buildings and facilities and maintains furniture and equipment, employing basic skills in plumbing, carpentry, electrical and mechanical. Starts, operates, and checks for safety and maintenance on a wide variety of small engines and/or hand tools. Maintains vehicles by changing oil and filters, replacing tires, repairing breaks, changing plugs, and other repairs; keeps vehicle maintenance and repair records. Cleans and replaces filters on air conditions and performs minor repairs on central heating and air conditioning systems. Other duties as assigned.
Skills: Knowledge of basic carpentry, electrical systems, plumbing, painting, and heating and air conditioning. Knowledge of the operation, maintenance, and safety requirements of motorized vehicles and equipment. Ability to operate and perform routine maintenance and minor repairs on motorized vehicles and equipment. Ability to perform routine building maintenance work. Ability to operate and maintain electrical tools and machinery.
Qualifications: High school diploma; plus two years of experience or training in building construction trades, general building maintenance, or in the repair or maintenance of mechanical equipment. This position requires a valid driver’s license.
Salary & Benefits: $25,773 with full time benefits available.
Start Date: Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled.
- a letter of application specifying the position of interest,
- a completed ASU Mid-South application for employment including contact information for three professional references,
Please note all employees of Arkansas State University Mid-South are subject to a background check.
Please submit all requested materials to:
Arkansas State University Mid-South
ATTN: Human Resources
2000 West Broadway
West Memphis, AR 72301
870-733-6719 (Fax) or email to HumanResources@asumidsouth.edu.
ASU Mid-South and the Arkansas State University System are Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employers.