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General Maintenance Helper

Company: St. Louis Community College
Location: Bridgeton
Posted on: January 27, 2023

Job Description:

Title: General Maintenance Helper
Employee Classification: Part Time Classified/A/P
Department: Maintenance
Salary Range: $23.27
Who we are:
We are not-for-profit: St. Louis Community college (STLCC) is a non-profit institution dedicated to empowering students, expanding minds, and changing lives. Employees are committed to strengthening the St. Louis community with inclusive and transformative education.
We are a respected employer: For 60 years, STLCC has served the St. Louis community, expanding to 4 main campuses, 2 education centers, 2 workforce training centers, and 5 centers of excellence. More than one-half of the households in St. Louis have at least one member who has taken classes at STLCC.
We make an impact in the community: Through credit courses, continuing education, and workforce development programs, STLCC annually serves nearly 69,000 students. More than 80% of career and technical graduates employed in their fields or continue their education at four-year institutions within six months of graduation. STLCC sends more transfer students to Missouri's four-year colleges/universities than anyone else.
We value Diversity, equity & inclusion: STLCC is committed to fostering an atmosphere of appreciation for all people, regardless of race, color, creed, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, national origin, ancestry, age, disability, genetic information, veteran status, or class.
What you get:
Benefits package [for full-time employees]: STLCC offers one of the best benefit packages in the St. Louis area. As a STLCC employee you will have access to a 100% match on your contribution to retirement, two health insurance plans options that are no cost to the employee - including an HSA option, low-cost life insurance with a 3x salary benefit, and other low-cost benefits including dental, vision, AD&D, ST LT disability insurance.
Opportunity to grow: Over half of our employees have served the college for more than 12 years, exploring different career paths and advancing to higher level positions.
Education & training opportunities: STLCC offers tuition waivers for employees [full-time and part-time] + their dependents. Full-time employees can take advantage of tuition reimbursement for other institutions after just 6 months of service, and an annual professional development allotment.
Work/life balance: Full-time STLCC employees have access to a generous time off package, including holidays, vacation, personal days, medical leave, and other leave options. Our holiday schedule even includes a paid winter holiday at the end of the calendar year.
Commitment to wellness: STLCC HR boasts a dedicated health and wellness specialist who is enthusiastic about creating a culture of wellness throughout the College. With access to college wellness vendors, employees are educated, motivated, and rewarded for healthy behaviors. STLCC employees and anyone living in their household also have access to an employee assistance program (EAP) that can help them with virtually any life need.
The basics of this position:
Performs light maintenance tasks, performs duties necessary to assist with repair and/or maintenance; completes appropriate forms.
What you'll do:

  • Assists with repair and/or maintenance: paints interior and exterior of buildings; may perform concreting work on campus grounds; responsible for storing supplies; assists General Maintenance Mechanics and Stationary Engineers who perform electrical, plumbing, carpentry, or mechanical work.
    * Painting
    * Completes job labor cards; completes supply order forms as necessary.
    * Changing lamps
    * May set up chairs, tables, risers, staging, etc., as needed.
    * Change filters
    * May drive campus truck to campus buildings and maintain a schedule for truck maintenance.
    * Tape, patch, repair drywall
    * Assist Grounds during weather emergencies
    * Performs other job related duties as assigned

    Education, experience, and other requirements:
    High School Diploma or equivalent. Valid drivers' license and insurance

    On call availability 24/7
    As needed: may work in extreme weather conditions and involve some exposure to hazards or physical risks, which require following basic safety precautions.

    May require physical work: heavy lifting, pushing, pulling required of objects 75 pounds.
    Ability to climb ladders and work at heights up to 40'
    Ability to stoop, squat and bend
    Ability to work in confined spaces

    Preferred Qualifications:

Keywords: St. Louis Community College, Springfield , General Maintenance Helper, Professions , Bridgeton, Illinois

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