Job Vacancy Building Maintenance Mechanic II Oklahoma State University

Job title: Building Maintenance Mechanic II

Company: Oklahoma State University

Job description: Position Details

Req ID:


Position Title:

Building Maintenance Mechanic II

Position Type:

Staff Full-Time

Position Number:


OSU Campus:




Location Address:

Stillwater, Oklahoma

United States

Hiring Supervisor:

Eric Hansen

Hiring Range:

(Contingent upon available funding):

14.60 – 19.80, Hourly ; contingent upon available funding

Work Schedule:

Monday-Friday 8am-5pm, or TBD by Supervisor

Faculty Appt Period:

Job Summary:

Work will be in the Evening Operations department performing preventive maintenance on specialized HVAC, mechanical and electrical systems and planned preventive maintenance.

Respond to emergency calls that come in between the hours of 4:00 pm – 12:00 midnight daily, during University holidays and/or University closings. Overtime is an essential function of this position.

Employee in this position is required to work overtime when work requires. Employee in this position is required to work shift work when work can’t be accomplished during regular hours and when the Management staff deems necessary.

Must be able to perform snow and ice removal tasks and respond at any time of the day or night when scheduled by management regardless of the weather conditions. Some irregular and extra hours as needed for projects and emergencies. Emergencies frequently involve difficult working conditions. This may require work during non-business hours (evenings, weekends, & when OSU is closed)

Regular exposure to disagreeable conditions, extreme temperature changes, odors and loud noises.

This position is heavy in manual labor and requires the physical ability to lift up to 50 pounds frequently and in excess of 50 pounds occasionally.

Must use appropriate personal protective equipment as required (hard hat, vest, gloves, safety glasses, etc.). These items are provided and are not for personal use.

Must work safely and promote a safe environment.

OSU offers a generous benefits package for continuous, regular positions, including but not limited to health, life and retirement benefits, paid leave and 12 paid holidays per year. Other benefits include employee and dependent tuition waivers, free gym memberships, a free, confidential employee assistance program and much, much more.

Special Instructions to Applicants

Please provide resume and three work references for applicant consideration.

Education & Experience

Position Qualifications:

Minimum Qualifications:


Four (4) years of prior successful work experience in the building trades or technical field with mechanical, HVAC, and/or electrical experience;

OR two (2) years post-secondary education in the building trades or technical field with two (2) years of prior successful maintenance experience in the building trades or technical field

Have before hire and maintain after hire, a valid driver’s license. A valid driver’s license must be maintained for the operation of an OSU vehicle, which is required in the performance of job duties as assigned.

Knowledge of state and federal mechanical and electrical codes, safety regulations, and a broad comprehension of construction and maintenance.

Capability to work in cramped quarters.

This job demands the physical ability to regularly lift up to 50 pounds and occasionally raise more than 50 pounds.

Ability to become proficient in the use of “AiM” Computerized Maintenance Management System (CMMS) software and the use of mobile technology.

Must work safely and promote a safe environment.

Preferred Qualifications:

Vocational/Technical degree in Building Trades or Technical field

Two (2) years of post-secondary education in the building trades WITH

Three (3)years of prior successful work experience in mechanical HVAC and/or electrical experience in the building trades or technical field.

Oklahoma State University (OSU) strives to provide a safe study, work, and living environment for its faculty, staff, volunteers and students. To support this environment and comply with applicable laws and regulations,OSU conducts pre-employment background checks on final candidates. Offers of employment are contingent upon the successful completion of a background check.The type of background check conducted varies by position and can include, but is not limited to, criminal (felony and misdemeanor) history, sex offender registry, motor vehicle history, financial history, and/or education verification. Background checks will be conducted when required by law or contract and when, in the discretion of the university, it is reasonable and prudent to do so.

Oklahoma State University, as an equal opportunity employer, complies with all applicable federal and state laws regarding non-discrimination and affirmative action. Oklahoma State University is committed to a policy of equal opportunity for all individuals and does not discriminate based on race, religion, age, sex, color, national origin, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity/expression, disability, or veteran status with regard to employment, educational programs and activities, and/or admissions. For more information, visit

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Location: Stillwater, OK

Job date: Sun, 03 Jul 2022 03:34:30 GMT

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