• Full Time
  • Brookings
  • Applications have closed

Website South Dakota State University

Deadline:  Open until filled – First consideration 10/14/20

Salary Range CG EH: $13.69 – $18.25/hour depending upon qualifications, plus benefits

12 months, 100% time

SDSU, ranked the #2 Best Employer in the State of South Dakota by Forbes, is looking for motivated individuals to join our team as a Senior Building Maintenance Worker within our University Housing department.

Job Responsibilities: The purpose of this position is to provide carpentry, plumbing, electrical, HVAC and general maintenance services to repair Housing and Residential Life buildings. To be successful as a Senior Building Maintenance Worker, candidates should be self-motivated, excel in customer service and practice strong attention to detail.

Knowledge, Skills & Abilities:

Knowledge of:

Methods and practices used in carpentry
Basic plumbing
HVAC systems
Basic electrical
Paints and coatings

Skill & Ability to:

Read and understand construction drawings and specifications
Operate various types of power and hand tools safely and effectively
Communicate clearly and concisely
Follow written and verbal directions
Interact effectively and professionally with contractors, coworkers and customers
Operate grounds care equipment

Required License:  Valid driver’s license is required.

Comments: This position requires occasional weekends/holidays. SDSU is a tobacco free environment. Employment is contingent upon a successful background check. It is the policy of the University to maintain a drug-free environment and to thereby establish, promote, and maintain a safe and healthy working and learning environment for employees and students. This position is subject to South Dakota State University’s Drug and Alcohol Testing Policy 4:14.  Posting #: CSA00872P

Benefits:  SDSU offers an excellent comprehensive benefits package including medical, dental, and vision coverage for the employee, spouse, and dependents; life insurance; long-term disability insurance; paid holidays; educational assistance; retirement plans; and a generous vacation accrual and sick day allowance. 

Application Procedures:  SDSU accepts applications through an on-line employment site, to apply visit http://YourFuture.sdbor.edu.  [SE7330 – 80212]            

South Dakota State University is committed to affirmative action, equal opportunity and the diversity of its faculty, staff and students.  Women, minorities, veteran status and people with disabilities are encouraged to apply.  Arrangements for accommodations required by disabilities can be made by calling 605-688-4128 or sending an e-mail to HR@sdstate.edu.  SDSU prohibits discrimination on the basis of race, color, creed, religion, national origin, ancestry, gender, marital status, pregnancy, sexual orientation, age, disability, veteran’s status, citizenship or any other protected class in the offering of all educational programs and employment opportunities.  Individuals with concerns regarding discrimination should contact:  Michelle Johnson, Equal Employment Opportunity Compliance & Title IX Coordinator, Human Resources, Morrill Hall 100, SDSU, Brookings, SD 57007, 605-688-4128