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Classification Details

Classification Information

Classification Title Maintenance Utility Helper
Classification Code 73250
FLSA Non-Exempt

Position Details

Position Information

Position Title Maintenance Utility Helper
Position Number 132250
Pay Grade 2
Department Custodial Services - 40320
Expectations for All Employees:

East Tennessee State University pursues its mission based upon core values. An employee’s job performance must support and exhibit the university’s core values: PEOPLE come first, are treated with dignity and respect, and are encouraged to achieve their full potential; RELATIONSHIPS are built on honesty, integrity and trust; DIVERSITY of people and thought is respected; EXCELLENCE is achieved through teamwork, leadership, creativity, and a strong work ethic; EFFICIENCY is achieved through wise use of human and financial resources; and COMMITMENT to intellectual achievement is embraced.

Job Summary

Employees in this class are under close supervision. Work performed assisting a semi-skilled worker in a variety of semi-skilled maintenance tasks including carpentry, electrical, plumbing, and masonry; performing related work as required. Must be able to work any shift. Overtime will be required as necessary.

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities

Knowledge of the materials and equipment used in general maintenance and construction.

Knowledge of the occupational hazards and safety precautions.

Ability to carry out simple oral instructions.

Ability to establish and maintain an effective working relationship with other employees.

Required Qualifications

Successful completion of tenth grade. Knowledge of cleaning methods and procedures; able to understand and use the materials and equipment used in custodial work; ability to follow simple instructions; ability to establish and maintain an effective working relationship with others; and ability to perform light to heavy manual labor.

Preferred Qualifications
Physical Demands
Supervision Given and Received
Version Date January 2018
Job Duties

These are the job duties required of the position.

Description of Job Duty
  • Cleans tables and bathrooms.
  • Gathers trash.
  • Vacuums.
  • Sweeps, mops, and scrubs floors.
  • Cleans carpets.
  • Cleans windows.
  • Cleans wall spots.
  • Cleans trash cans.
  • Stocks paper products and soap.
  • Dusts.
Job Duty Type Essential
Job Duties

These are the job duties required of the position.

Description of Job Duty

*Safety contact for Tony.

  • Helps with air filters, ceiling tiles, moving office furniture, painting, weeding, mulching, pruning of trees and shrubs, removal of debris, clean up of downed trees, clean up of fence line, and running after tools and supplies during projects.
Job Duty Type Secondary