University of Charleston

Posted July 2, 2020

General Maintenance Technician

Facility Services Center, University of Charleston

Job Summary: 

The University of Charleston seeks a general maintenance technician to join the Facility Services Team, previous commercial/industrial maintenance experience is required. Work shift is Monday – Friday 7:30 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. This position will have a focused skill in the electrical field and will be required to possess an electrician’s license and perform work according to applicable codes.

Essential Functions of The Position: 

The General Maintenance Technician in the Facility Services Center is responsible for working within many projects inside the University Community.  This position will receive work orders and service requests through various modes including face-to-face, voice, and electronic formats.


  • Must be able to read blueprints, lock specification, and complete general repairs which includes mechanical repairs and general maintenance of multiple systems.
  • Experienced in general maintenance procedures
  • Perform quality control testing & troubleshooting and have working knowledge of building systems, which includes HVAC, electrical and plumbing.
  • Must be a team player and perform well under deadlines
  • Ability to lift to 50 pounds as necessary
  • Willing to work nights/weekends/overtime as projects require
  • Ability to complete, monitor, and input internet-based service tickets
  • Experience using Microsoft Office
  • Must understand the importance of security and confidentiality associated with a university campus.
  • Commercial/industrial maintenance experience


Applications will be accepted until the position is filled.

Mail resumes, references and application to:

University of Charleston
Attn:  Kelly Ferris
2300 MacCorkle Avenue SE
Charleston, WV  25304


The University of Charleston is an Equal Opportunity Employer