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Head General Maintenance Worker

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Part-time, 20 hours. Notice to AFSCME Local 888 union members: To submit an internal bid, an application must be submitted no later than 9:00 a.m. on Tuesday, 12/8/17. Although AFSCME Local 888 members have priority consideration, outside applications are accepted as well. For additional information on positions posted on New Brunswick/Piscataway campuses call (848)932-3869.

Position Details

Position Information

Recruitment/Posting Title Head General Maintenance Worker
Job Category AFSCME Local 888
Department SEBS-Haskin Shellfsh Rsrch Lab
Overview

Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey, is a leading national research university and the state of New Jersey’s preeminent, comprehensive public institution of higher education. Established in 1766 and celebrating a milestone 250th anniversary in 2016, the university is the eighth oldest higher education institution in the United States. More than 67,000 students and 22,000 faculty and staff learn, work, and serve the public at Rutgers locations across New Jersey and around the world. Rutgers University–New Brunswick took root nearly 250 years ago. We are the state’s most comprehensive intellectual resource—the flagship campus of Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey, as designated by the Association of American Universities. We are the region’s most high-profile public research institution and a leading national research center with a global impact.

Posting Summary

The Rutgers Aquaculture Innovation Center (AIC) is seeking a Head General Maintenance Worker to provides a wide range of lower level general maintenance services in the repair and maintenance of buildings, equipment and grounds.

Demonstrates excellent customer service skills and regularly communicates updates to end users.

Position Status Part Time
Hours Per Week 20 hours
Daily Work Shift Day
FLSA Nonexempt
Grade 16
Position Salary $20,418-27,043
Annual Minimum Salary 40836.760
Annual Mid Range Salary 48122.720
Annual Maximum Salary 55408.680
Standard Hours 40.00
Union Description AFSCME - Local 888
Payroll Designation PeopleSoft
Benefits

Information about the benefits provided to Rutgers employees can be found at: http://uhr.rutgers.edu/benefits/benefits-overview

Seniority Unit Facilities Maintenance – Camden
Terms of Appointment Staff - 12 month
Position Pension Eligibility PERS

Qualifications

Minimum Education and Experience

Requires a high school/vocational school education or equivalent plus two years of general building maintenance experience. Also requires a valid driver’s license and two years driving experience.
Will be required to successfully complete the Rutgers Defensive Driving Course. Requires the ability to read, write and speak English as commensurate with job duties and lift and carry up to 50 pounds.

Required Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities

Requires a high school/vocational school education or equivalent plus two years of general building maintenance experience. Also requires a valid driver’s license and two years driving experience. Will be required to successfully complete the Rutgers Defensive Driving Course. Requires the ability to read, write and speak English as commensurate with job duties and lift and carry up to 50 pounds.

Preferred Qualifications

Knowledge of basic computer skills and software preferred.
Maintenance and cleaning of confined tanks.

Equipment Utilized

Industrial scale pumps, water intake, delivery and discharge systems, and electrical systems

Physical Demands and Work Environment

Must be able to lift and carry up to 50 pounds.

Special Conditions

Position previously posted as 17ST3881 is being reannounced. Prior applications do not need to be resubmitted.
This is a part-time 20 hour per week position.
Hiring offers for this position are contingent on the successful completion of a background check.

Posting Details

Posting Number 17ST3917
Posting Open Date 11/30/2017
Special Instructions to Applicants

Part-time, 20 hours.
Notice to AFSCME Local 888 union members: To submit an internal bid, an application must be submitted no later than 9:00 a.m. on Tuesday, 12/8/17. Although AFSCME Local 888 members have priority consideration, outside applications are accepted as well. For additional information on positions posted on New Brunswick/Piscataway campuses call (848)932-3869.

Regional Campus Rutgers University-New Brunswick
Home Location Campus Off Campus
Location Details Haskin Shellfish Research Laboratory, Port Norris, NJ

Affirmative Action/Equal Employment Opportunity Statement

It is university policy to provide equal employment opportunity to all its employees and applicants for employment regardless of their race, creed, color, national origin, age, ancestry, nationality, marital or domestic partnership or civil union status, sex, pregnancy, gender identity or expression, disability status, liability for military service, protected veteran status, affectional or sexual orientation, atypical cellular or blood trait, genetic information (including the refusal to submit to genetic testing), or any other category protected by law. As an institution, we value diversity of background and opinion, and prohibit discrimination or harassment on the basis of any legally protected class in the areas of hiring, recruitment, promotion, transfer, demotion, training, compensation, pay, fringe benefits, layoff, termination or any other terms and conditions of employment. For additional information please see the Non-Discrimination Statement at the following web address: http://uhr.rutgers.edu/non-discrimination-statement

Supplemental Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

  1. * Are you currently a member of AFSCME - Local 888?
    • Yes
    • No

Applicant Documents

Required Documents
Optional Documents
  1. Resume
  2. Cover Letter/Letter of Application