Department: Intercollegiate Athletics
Classification: Trades/Maintenance Worker 2
Appointment Type and Duration: Regular, Ongoing
Salary: $16.71 - $24.83 per hour
Review of Applications Begins
April 3, 2023; position open until filled
Special Instructions to Applicants
To ensure consideration, please upload the following with your online application:
• Current resume, which includes dates of employment and clearly highlights the experience that meets the minimum required and preferred qualifications.
The University of Oregon Intercollegiate Athletic Department's primary purpose is to provide a unique opportunity for student-athletes to be developed, tested, and encouraged to reach their maximum potential in every aspect of their lives. It is the steadfast goal of the Department of Intercollegiate Athletics to provide the most outstanding student-athlete experience by helping them to achieve excellence, both in the classroom and in their chosen sport. The department has approximately 250 administrative & classified employees and hosts over 600,000 spectators annually and represents the University of Oregon in athletic competition with other universities & colleges.
The Trades Maintenance Worker 2 position independently performs skilled and semi-skilled maintenance tasks and coordinates with journey-level tradespeople in the completion of work tasks at all athletic facilities (Autzen Stadium, Casanova Center, Moshofsky Center, Hayward Field, PK Park, Jaqua Center, and McArthur Court) when necessary, including but not limited to general labor, painting, plumbing, carpentry, equipment maintenance/repair, routine electrical work that does not require a license, and the care of sport surfaces. In addition, this position assists other trades/maintenance 2 workers and journey-level trades workers with maintenance and repair tasks at all athletic facilities.
Additional Expectations of the Position:
• Obtain UO driver’s certification within 90 days of employment and maintain it throughout employment with the Athletic Department.
• Obtain UO forklift, scissor lift, and boom lift certification within 6 months of employment.
• This position will generally work a schedule that is Monday – Friday 7:30 am to 4:00 pm, which will support events at all athletic department facilities for both department and non-department events. Shifts will vary from 7:00 am - 1:00 am throughout the school year/competitive seasons.
This position is responsible for promoting the philosophy and objectives of the intercollegiate athletics program, including adherence to all department policies and procedures, as well as the rules and regulations of the University, Pac-12 Conference, and the NCAA.
• Three years of general building maintenance experience in one or more of the following trade areas: carpentry, electrical, mechanical, painting, plumbing, and welding.
• Skills, knowledge, and abilities in maintenance (e.g. carpentry, mechanical, painting, plumbing).
• One year of athletic field maintenance experience.
• Three years of facilities maintenance work experience in Higher Education.
• One-year maintaining college softball field including artificial turf and clay infield.
• Experience with set-up, tear-down, coordination, and execution of athletic events.
FLSA Exempt: No
All offers of employment are contingent upon successful completion of a background inquiry.
This is a classified position represented by the SEIU Local 503, Oregon Public Employees Union.
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