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Harvard University Maintenance Operator in Cambridge, Massachusetts

52473BRAuto req ID:52473BRJob Code:269000 Maintenance Operator Location:USA - MA - Cambridge Business Title:Maintenance OperatorSub-Unit:Energy & Facilities Salary Grade:000Time Status:Full-time Union:42 - Int Un Oper Engineers Loc 877 Basic Qualifications:Minimum three years related experience in the operation and maintenance of complex building mechanical systems. Demonstrated ability to read and interpret plans, specifications, operating manuals and other written materials associated with this work. Demonstrated ability to follow complex directions and to exercise sound judgement in all situations. Demonstrated ability to work independently or as part of a multi-trade team. Must possess a current State drivers license. (Technical education or extensive mechanical training may be considered in lieu of experience with building mechanical systems.)

Technology Skills Required:

Demonstrated proficiency with electronic mail, MSĀ® Office, and related desktop and handheld devices and applications required. Familiarity with smartphone technology and willingness to expand skills with handheld device use as required.

Special Requirements:

Must observe and comply with all standard safety codes and practices, perform work in accordance with recognized trade and university standards. Required to supply a complete set of hand tools.

Required to wear safety equipment and clothing when appropriate and/or required by management or regulation. Must maintain a home telephone and be available for off-hours contact.

Physical Requirements:

Must be able to lift up to 50 lbs. and transport piping and equipment in excess of 300 lbs. with others. May use chain falls and come alongs for heavier lifting. Must be able to push and pull heavy loads as listed. Must be able to stoop and bend for long periods of time and work on hands and knees and other awkward positions for extended periods, routinely walk to and from various buildings carrying tools, equipment and other essentials to the job site. Ability to work alone and climb multiple sets of stairs, work of ladders, staging, lifts, etc.

Emergency Status Designation:

Essential Personnel

Additional Qualifications:One to three years of wastewater treatment preferred.Department:FMOHourly Rate To:45.48Pre-Employment Screening:DMV, Drug Testing, Education, Employment, Identity, License/Cert.Schedule:Sunday-Wednesday 11pm-7am, Saturday 11pm-7am

Days off: Thursday & Friday

Area: HSPH

Job Function:Facilities Job-Specific Responsibilities:Inspects, operates, and maintains all types of building mechanical systems, including but not limited to: steam, heating hot water, chilled water, boilers, refrigeration units, controls, and auxiliary building equipment. Performs full range of preventive maintenance tasks in accordance with best practices and/or customer instructions. Performs other core skills of the trade and related duties, including equipment adjustments and repairs, which do not require a specific license.

School/Unit:Campus Services EEO Statement:We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, gender identity, sexual orientation, pregnancy and pregnancy-related conditions, or any other characteristic protected by law.