Senior Maintenance Repair Technician at Miami University

Senior Maintenance Repair Technician at Miami University

Job Type
Posting Date
March 2, 2017
Location of Position

Oxford, OH

Company Summary

Welcoming Workplace

Imagine the possibilities with a career at Miami…

Miami University is a major public university with a small college feel.  Creating environments for learning excellence and providing career opportunities in Oxford, Hamilton, Middletown, West Chester and Luxembourg, our faculty and staff are the fuel that drives Miami!

We rank first nationally among public universities for best teaching by U.S. News & World Report.  Our opportunities for growth and advancement aren't limited to students in the classroom.  Our faculty, staff and student employees are highly valued for their contribution toward the Miami experience.

Miami’s main campus is located in Oxford, Ohio, 35 miles north of Cincinnati.  A true college town, Oxford features a wide variety of shops and restaurants within walking distance of the main campus.  Our regional campuses are located in Hamilton, Middletown and the Voice of America  Learning Center in West Chester, Ohio.

Duties and Responsibilities

Job ID: 3731 – AFSCME – FT (Hourly)

Work Hours/Schedule:  9pm to 7am; Sun-Wed or Wed-Sat
Advertised Pay Range Minimum:  $13.35/Hourly

Position performs installation, maintenance, repair and troubleshooting of plumbing fixtures and systems, electrical fixtures and systems, and basic carpentry tasks for university campus’ buildings. Position’s primary purpose is to ensure that work requests submitted by customers occupying these buildings are completed promptly, properly and politely.

Position Requirements

Minimum Qualifications:

Requires six months of mechanical/trade training beyond high school and two years of repair/maintenance experience, or an equivalent combination of education and experience. Requires driver's license.

Required Experience

Preferred Qualifications:

Education/Experience – Two years relevant professional experience; previous experience in light to moderately complex plumbing, electrical and/or carpentry tasks desired

General Knowledge – Basic knowledge and understanding of plumbing, electrical and other building functionality systems desired

Attention to Detail – ability to maintain detailed and complete records of maintenance, repair, and testing activities

Communication Skills – ability to communicate effectively, both verbally and in writing, to a wide range of persons

Customer Service Skills – understanding of modern customer service theories, practices and methods

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Miami University, an EO/AA employer, encourages applications from minorities, women, protected veterans and individuals with disabilities. Miami does not permit, and takes action to prevent, harassment, discrimination and retaliation. Requests for reasonable accommodations for disabilities should be directed to or 513-529-3560. Annual Security and Fire Safety Report may be found at:

Criminal background check required. All campuses are smoke and tobacco free.