The Parking Facilities Maintenance Technician is responsible for the production and deployment of signs, barricades and other devices used for traffic and pedestrian notification and control, as well as performing basic building repairs. Assists in the support of special events.
Required Education and Experience:
High School diploma or GED.
Two years of experience in painting and other construction trades, traffic control or barricade/sign production and deployment.
Valid Texas Driverâ™s License (Class C) or the ability to obtain within 30 days of employment.
Required Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:
Ability to multi-task and work cooperatively with others.
Required to work overtime, weekends, occasional holidays and all home football games.
Ability to work in any type of weather conditions and be able to walk a long distance to move around a large campus environment. Ability to lift moderate to heavy weight on a regular basis.
Preferred Education and Experience:
Work experience emphasizing sign production, deployment and maintenance; experience in painting facilities or striping parking lots.
Experience moving or backing up trailers.
Preferred Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:
Extensive knowledge of the TAMU (College Station) campus and familiarity with traffic control.
Responsible for general maintenance and repair of parking-related buildings, facilities and equipment. Set up and operate drill press, grinder, metal hydraulic shearing equipment and other metalworking tools to repair or fabricate signs.
Periodically assists with painting/striping parking lots and facilities as assigned. This may include pressure washing, grinding, sand blasting, laying out stripes or markings, painting, applying thermo-lay traffic markings, cleaning of painting tools, painting structures, repairing woodwork, repairing plaster and repairing/laying tile.
Assist with periodic, labor-intensive functions such as football game support, routine maintenance of facilities (RV parks, garages etc)., etc. that unit is charged with supporting.
Assist with assembling vinyl signage and installing parking lot, garage, informational and way finding signage.
Be observant of areas and items that require attention/repair such as signage, barricades, painting, as well as other opportunities across campus.
Assist with special event support as needed. This may include placing and recovering signs, traffic devices or other equipment used to control traffic/pedestrians.
Transportation Services is committed to providing courteous, responsive, quality service to our customers by fostering a respectful, positive, and welcoming environment for all. Employees are responsible for the following: representing the department to internal and external customers by actively supporting diversity; maintaining 100% on time compliance with all university required training for all employees; approving time worked and requesting appropriate leave in a timely manner; reading and responding to e-mail; reviewing/reading information listed on the department intranet; performing assigned tasks in a safe manner and utilizing personal protective items/equipment as appropriate or instructed by supervisor or department; reporting unsafe actions or conditions to supervisor immediately and supporting and following unit/department safety guidelines, practices and policies. Persons in this position will be required to drive state vehicle to travel to various parts of campus and are considered essential when the University declares an emergency, campus closure, class cancellations, etc.
Promote security of vehicles, facilities, and safety to assure that the unit follows policies and procedures.
Performs other duties as required.
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