Senior Maintenance Repair Worker

Bowling Green State University

Senior Maintenance Repair Worker


Bowling Green State University


Salary: $15.19 – $16.60 Hourly


Job Type: Full-Time


Division: Planning Construction Campus Ops


Opening Date: 04/10/2024


Location: Main Campus (BG), OH


Job Number: BGSU00399


Department: Planning Construction Campus Ops


Closing: Continuous




Responsible for the day-to-day general maintenance and care for assigned buildings and grounds. Responds to work orders regarding minor plumbing, electrical, heating and cooling systems, general maintenance and repairs and general grounds keeping.


Essential Functions


• Performs minor repairs and painting of fixtures, rooms, buildings, signs and equipment. Patches, plasters and prepares surfaces for painting and may assist in masonry work.

• Performs maintenance, replacement, minor installation and repair of plumbing equipment, including traps, fittings, plumbing fixtures, valves, faucets, toilets, sinks and bathtubs.

• Performs maintenance, replacement, minor installation and repair of heating and cooling systems and equipment, including installation of window air conditioning units.

• Performs maintenance, replacement, minor installation and repair of electrical equipment, including light fixtures, electrical outlets, switches, motors, appliances, electrical circuits, fans and televisions.

• Performs carpentry work involving maintenance, alteration and repair to buildings, equipment and wood structures, including doors, windows, walls, woodwork, floors, furniture and door closers. Performs spot roof inspections and cleanings.

• Conducts building tours and minor preventative maintenance work.

• May operate machines, tools, snow removal equipment, buffers, strippers and other floor maintenance equipment.

• May repair tools and equipment.


Minimum Qualifications




• One-year related experience required




• High school diploma or GED required

• Must have and maintain a valid drivers license and be insurable under the Universitys insurance


Additional Information


Essential Competencies


• Knowledge of basic mathematical skills

• Knowledge of basic reading skills

• Ability to carry out verbal and/or written instructions

• Ability to communicate clearly verbally and written

• Detail oriented and highly accurate

• Ability to work in changing environment

• Ability to work effectively in a team environment

• Ability to interact effectively with students, faculty and/or staff or the public and represent BGSU appropriately

• Knowledge of basic computer skills

• Ability to operate hand and/or power tools appropriate to the trade


Deadline to apply: The search committee will review applications until the position is filled; however, for best consideration, applications should be provided by April 25, 2024.


Bowling Green State University is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Educator and Employer . We are committed to a multicultural environment and strongly encourage applications from women, minorities, veterans and persons with disabilities. In compliance with the ADA Amendments Act (ADAAA), if you have a disability and would like to request an accommodation in orde