Job Purpose: Responsible for the general maintenance of the indoor and outdoor recreational facilities to include fitness areas within residence halls, all recreation areas/spaces, fitness equipment and pools.
Perform routine preventive maintenance and make repairs and adjustments on athletic and fitness equipment.
Assist in developing training and safety procedures/manuals related to recreational equipment and operations. Train and supervise student and/or temporary employees in repair and restoration of fitness equipment and general facility maintenance.
Coordinate and perform repairs and up keep on recreational equipment and amenities located within the residents halls and ancillary areas. Coordinate with staff for set-up and take down of facility events.
Serve as back-up to aquatic staff for pool operations.
Adhere to hazardous materials and Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OHSA) requirements, standards and guidelines.
Assist in preparing the facility maintenance portion of the yearly budget. Maintain annual budget for preventive maintenance programs and inventory of parts. Purchase and keep accurate records of all replacement parts, materials and supplies.
Assist in the coordination of major repairs, annual facility maintenance and renovation projects. Ensure tracking methods of machine repairs, work orders, equipment history, and parts are kept up-to-date.
Perform minor electrical, plumbing and mechanical repairs as they relate to the operational aspects of the facility and ancillary areas.
Prepare and communicate all maintenance reports to management.
Perform other related duties as assigned.
Additional Information: Must be able to work evening hours and weekends as necessary. Must be able to lift up to 50 lbs.
Successful candidate must be able to pass a background check which will include a credit check. Please visit http://www.policylibrary.gatech.edu/pre-employment-screening to obtain GT's background and credit policy.
Impact & Influence: This position will interact on a regular basis with: unit management and staff This position typically will advise and counsel: unit staff This position will supervise: NA
Education: Technical Diploma, Associate Degree or two years college course work, or equivalent combination of education and experience
Work Experience: Three to four years job related experience
Certifications: Must have Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation/Automated External Defibrillator (CPR/AED) certification, First Aid Certification, and Aquatic Facility Operator Certification (AFO) or Certified Pool/Spa Operator Certification (CPO); or must successfully obtain certificates within first 90 days of employment
Skills: This job requires skills in the use of small hand tools, working knowledge of carpentry, electrical, plumbing and general repairs, basic computer skills, ability to work independently and effectively with students, faculty, staff and the local community, and working knowledge of fitness equipment including but not limited to treadmills, elliptical machines, and spinning bikes.
Preferred Education: Bachelor's degree
Preferred Work Experience: N/A
Preferred Certifications: N/A
Preferred Skills: N/A
How to Apply: Interested applicants should submit an application and résumé at: http://careers.gatech.edu/ Please search for requisition number 0176810 or by title, CRC Facilities Technician. For immediate consideration, be sure to apply online.
The Georgia Institute of Technology is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, or protected Veteran status.
Internal Number: 0176810
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