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Classification Details

Classification Information

Classification Title Maintenance Worker
Classification Code 61950
FLSA Non-Exempt

Position Details

Position Information

Position Title Maintenance Worker
Position Number 133680
Pay Grade 5
Department Building Maintenance, Housing - 40312
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
Knowledge, Skills and Abilities

Knowledge of locks and locking systems.

Required Qualifications

High school education and ine year exoerience

Preferred Qualifications
Physical Demands
Supervision Given and Received
Version Date January 2003

Job Duties

These are the job duties required of the position.

Description of Job Duty

Assists in the installation andmmaintenance of locks and related hardware.

Cuts keys.

Inspects and replaces broken or worn parts in locks and related equipment.

Labels and maintains key records

Maintains Campus Key Control.

Plan and install locks or locking systems.

Evaluate lock problems and make repairs.

Represent Key Control at meetings.

Understanding of lock functions and applications.

Track work orders on TMA work order system.

Order parts and supplies when required.

Develop computerized key records

Repair/ Install electronic locking devices.

Inspect new construction or renovations.

Cut keys by code number.

Work from blueprint drawings.

Job Duty Type Essential
Description of Job Duty

Manage key shop in absence of supervisor.

Basic day to day operation of key department.

All other duties assigned.

Job Duty Type Secondary