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Facilities Maintenance Technician (Evening)
Job#: 200163
Positions: 1
Posted: 08/06/2013
Job Type: Full Time
Location: Athens, GA
Department: Administration and Finance
Category: Staff
Salary: Salary
Benefits: Full Benefits
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Job Description

Athens Technical College in Athens, GA seeks a Facilities Maintenance Technician. The Facilities Maintenance Technician person is immediately responsible to the Executive Director of Facilities and is responsible for maintaining in proper working order the machinery and the electrical systems of the college.  

Job duties include, but are not limited to:

  • Check HVAC and compressor systems for proper operation.
  • Perform preventive maintenance on compressors, heating and air conditioning systems, electrical systems, locks, and plumbing.
  • Contact contractor/vendors for major repairs on building systems.
  • Fuel cars, trucks and grounds equipment.
  • Assist in all relocation and major equipment installations.
  • Perform minor building repairs and remodeling.
  • Complete work orders as assigned.
  • Opens building and gates each morning as required.
  • Perform repairs at off-campus locations as required.
  • Maintain an inventory of maintenance supplies and tools.
  • Check the safety systems for proper operation.
  • Change light bulbs and tubes, change ballast and replace light fixtures as required.
  • Maintain qualifications for employment as required by the state and college.
  • Adhere to the rules and regulations stated in the Georgia Department of Technical and Adult Education Policy Manual and to the policies and procedures of the college.
  • Serve on committees as assigned.
  • Participate in division and college-wide meetings as appropriate.
  • Participate in the college’s staff development program.
  • Perform other duties as assigned

Deadline to apply is July 21, 2013.


Two years’ work experience in a related field or a maintenance environment.  Diploma or certification in related fields preferred.Knowledge of maintenance and repair; of welding, HVAC, carpentry, electricity, plumbing, etc.; of tools, equipment and materials; of facility repairs. Working skill in diagnosing maintenance and repair problems; working ability to repair facilities mechanical equipment systems; to read, interpret and apply construction plans, specifications and blueprints; to follow oral and written instructions. Ability to lift, push, and carry heavy items. Must have valid Georgia driver's license or work permit. 

To apply, click "Apply To This Job" and submit your cover letter, resume/vita, three (3) professional references, and unofficial transcripts.  Incomplete applications will not be considered.

Official copies of transcripts may be sent directly to:
Athens Technical College, Attn: Human Resources, 800 U.S. Highway 29 N, Athens, GA 30601

**Employment is contingent based upon successful completion of appropriate background checks.

As set forth in its student catalog, Athens Technical College does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, creed, national or ethnic origin, gender, religion, disability, age, political affiliation or belief, veteran status, or citizenship status (except in those special circumstances permitted or mandated by law).

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