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Set-up & Move Crewmember #003410

Please see Special Instructions for more details.

Applicants must apply online. An optional resume and cover letter may be submitted. For administrative purposes during the implementation of Career Banding this advanced position is considered a Salary Grade 56. If no applicants apply, who meet the required Knowledge, Skills, Abilities/Competencies and Training and Experience requirements, then management may consider other applicants. *Effective October 1, 2015 all new hires into positions subject to the State Human Resources Act (SHRA) will serve a 12 month probationary period as defined by the North Carolina Office of State Human Resources (OSHR).

Posting Details

Posting Information

Posting Number SHRA310P
Quick Link for Internal Postings http://jobs.wcu.edu/postings/7555
Classification Title Building Environmental Technician
Competency Level Advanced
Working Title Set-up & Move Crewmember #003410
Department Facilities Management
Position Summary

The position’s tasks and responsibilities include, but are not limited to: performing physically demanding work including moving of heavy equipment, furniture, and materials; perform pressure washing, assist the recycling program, conduct setups for special events, respond to emergency calls as needed, operation of tools, equipment, and machinery utilized by the various trades shops, and other duties that may be assigned. Normal working hours are 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m., Monday through Friday. Schedule adjustments, weekend and holiday work, responding to after­hours and weekend emergencies as needed.

Knowledge, Skills, & Abilities Required for this Position

The successful position holder must demonstrate the following knowledge, skills, and abilities: Be in good physical condition, capable of performing manual labor tasks in a variety of situations and conditions; have a general knowledge of the plumbing, electric, carpentry, and automotive related trades; possess a demonstrated ability to maintain effective working relations with other employees and departments; must be able to follow both oral and written instructions, and be able to perform medium-to-heavy physical work; be able to safely and effectively move and operate commercial pressure washers, etc.; be capable of safely climbing ladders, including 6ft and 12ft ladders, working from a lift or bucket truck or other elevated platforms, and be able to work on roofs at heights of approximately 100 ft.; must be able to move, transport, load, and unload heavy furniture, equipment, and materials; must possess the ability to perform medium to heavy physically demanding work, freely lift a minimum of 75 pounds, and be able to stand for long periods of time while working. Position requires close attention to detail and the ability to focus, recognize, anticipate, and correct problems; requires alertness to safety and security conditions. Work duties may or may not be in an environment with heating or air conditioning; exposure to outside elements is necessary when moving, setting-up special events, or handling deliveries, etc. Must have reliable transportation and be able to safely report to work during a variety of weather conditions including rain, snow, and/or ice. Must be able to communicate effectively with employees, supervisors, and the general public. Must be able to develop and maintain effective relationships with others in order to encourage and support communication, teamwork, and facilitate work completion. Must be able to comprehend, follow, and carry-out both verbal and written work assignment instructions, as well as all other communications regarding work assignments and other matters. Must be able to work independently or on a team, and deal effectively with various groups, clients or individuals being served. Ability to perform computer functions including sending and receiving emails and completing an online timesheet. Candidate must have a valid NC Driver’s License.

Minimum Qualifications

Some knowledge of cleaning procedures, ability to follow instructions and to perform medium to heavy physical work; or an equivalent combination of training and experience.

Preferred Qualifications

Preference will be given to applicants with trades experience. A high school education diploma or General Education Diploma (GED) is required, or an equivalent combination of training and experience.

Anticipated Hiring Range $27,500
Position Type Permanent Full-Time
Number of Hours per Week 40
Number of Months per Year 12
Salary Band Range $23,332 - $37,412
Salary Grade For administrative purposes during the implementation of Career Banding this advanced position is considered a Salary Grade 56.

Posting Text

Open Date 09/06/2017
Close Date 09/22/2017
Open Until Filled No
Special Instructions to Applicants

Applicants must apply online. An optional resume and cover letter may be submitted.

For administrative purposes during the implementation of Career Banding this advanced position is considered a Salary Grade 56.

If no applicants apply, who meet the required Knowledge, Skills, Abilities/Competencies and Training and Experience requirements, then management may consider other applicants.

*Effective October 1, 2015 all new hires into positions subject to the State Human Resources Act (SHRA) will serve a 12 month probationary period as defined by the North Carolina Office of State Human Resources (OSHR).

Background/E-Verify

Final candidates are subject to criminal & sex offender background checks. Some vacancies also require credit or motor vehicle checks.

Western Carolina University uses E-Verify to confirm employment eligibility of all newly hired employees. To learn more about E-Verify, including your rights and responsibilities, please visit www.dhs.gov/E-Verify. Proper documentation of identity and employability are required at the time of employment.

Credential Verification

All new employees are required to have listed credentials/degrees verified within 30 days of employment. All new employees who will be teaching are required to provide official transcripts within 30 days of employment. Transcripts should be provided for the highest earned degree and/or the degree which is being used to satisfy credential/qualification requirements.

AA/EOE

Western Carolina University is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, age, disability, genetic information, and veteran status, consistent with applicable federal, state and local laws, regulations, and policies, and the policies of The University of North Carolina. Additionally, the University promotes the realization of equal employment opportunity for minorities, women, persons with disabilities, and veterans through its affirmative action program.

Persons with disabilities requiring accommodations in the application and interview process please call (828) 227-7218 or email at jobs@email.wcu.edu.

University Safety

The Western Carolina University Annual Safety Report is available online at University Annual Safety Report or in hard-copy by request at the office of the Vice Chancellor for Student Affairs, 114 Scott, Cullowhee, NC 28723 (828-227-7234) or the Office of University Police, 111 Camp Annex, Cullowhee, NC 28723 (828-227-7301). The report, required of all universities participating in Title IV student financial aid programs, discusses crime statistics, procedures for reporting suspicious or criminal activity, security, police authority, crime prevention strategies, university policies on substance abuse and sexual offenses, workplace violence and fire safety.

Applicant Documents

Required Documents
Optional Documents
  1. Cover Letter/Letter of Application
  2. Resume
  3. List of references
  4. DD-214

Supplemental Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

  1. * Do you have some knowledge of cleaning procedures, the ability to follow instructions and to perform medium to heavy physical work? Or do you have an equivalent combination of training and experience?
    • no
    • yes
  2. * How did you hear about this employment opportunity?
    • HigherEdJobs.com
    • Inside Higher Ed
    • HERC - Higher Education Recruitment Consortium
    • Website - Jobs.wcu.edu
    • Indeed.com
    • Personal Referral
    • Agency Referral
    • Other