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STEPS Maintenance Mechanic II

Lexington, KY 40507
Job Title STEPS Maintenance Mechanic II
Requisition Number TE03716
Department Name 3J532:STEPS Temporary Employment
Work Location Lexington, KY
Salary Range $12.91
Type of Position Temporary
Position Time Status Full-Time
Required Education

High School diploma or GED

Required Related Experience

3 years

Required License/Registration/Certification
Physical Requirements

Able to lift, push or pull object over 50 lbs. Able to climb stairs and move a variety of types of furniture. Employee may occasionally be exposed to elements, weather, and other non-office or inside building type conditions.


1st shift. Employee is considered an Essential Employee therefore must work regardless of University closings. In addition, student move in and move out weekends are mandatory. (7:30am – 3:45pm)

Job Summary

The Maintenance Mechanic II position will perform the following job responsibilities for apartments and residence halls maintained by Auxiliary Services:
*Move and deliver furniture and other items requested for apartment and residence hall room set up, maintain and repair furniture, repair and replace blinds, responsible for inventory control of furniture and blinds. Keep workshop and vehicles supplied with appropriate tools needed.
*Review work order requests received electronically. Ensure job is done accurately and in a timely fashion.
*Provide excellent customer service by providing customers with explanation of work being to complete work order request
*Assist building operators or other supervisor with maintenance requests as needed.
*Other duties as assigned.

  • Must be reliable and dependable, excessive absences will not be tolerated.
Skills / Knowledge / Abilities

Ability to move, stack, setup, and repair furniture.

Does this position have supervisory responsibilities? No
Preferred Education/Experience
Deadline to Apply 05/02/2021
University Community of Inclusion

The University of Kentucky is committed to a diverse and inclusive workforce by ensuring all our students, faculty, and staff work in an environment of openness and acceptance. We strive to foster a community where people of all backgrounds, identities, and perspectives can feel secure and welcome. We also value the well-being of each of our employees and are dedicated to creating a healthy place to work, learn and live. In the interest of maintaining a safe and healthy environment for our students, employees, patients and visitors the University of Kentucky is a Tobacco & Drug Free campus.

As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we strongly encourage veterans, individuals with disabilities, women, and all minorities to consider our employment opportunities.

Any candidate offered a position may be required to pass pre-employment screenings as mandated by University of Kentucky Human Resources. These screenings may include a national background check and/or drug screen.


Posted: 2021-04-02 Expires: 2021-05-02

Career Employment at UK

UK offers fulfilling careers in diverse fields supporting our teaching, research and health care missions. We also offer a compelling benefits package, including a generous retirement savings match and a supportive work environment distinguished by a respect for the unique work-life needs of every individual. Our culture of learning also provides tremendous support and resources for ongoing education, training and development. 

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STEPS Maintenance Mechanic II

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