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Maintenance Utility Helper

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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 134840
Pay Grade 2
Department Custodial Services, Housing - 40321
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.

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

Completion of the tenth grade; experience.

Preferred Qualifications
Physical Demands
Supervision Given and Received

Performs under general supervision. Determines own methods for performing assigned work.

Version Date June 2004
Job Duties

These are the job duties required of the position.

Description of Job Duty
  • Assisting semi-skilled Maintenance Utility Worker by helping to remove, replace, or repair light fixtures, switches, and wall plugs that are simple in nature.
  • Assisting a semi-skilled Maintenance Utility Worker by helping unstop drain with plunger.
  • Assisting a semi-skilled Maintenance Utility Worker by helping in simple replacement of plumbing parts and fixtures.
  • Performs a variety of custodial tasks in the maintenance area and other facilities.
Job Duty Type Essential