Maintenance Technician

According to the Department of Education and the Federal Work-Study Program, there must be a written job description on file for each work-study position. Please be clear and specific when writing your job description(s), as they must accurately reflect the tasks and nature of the work your student employee(s) will complete.

Position Classification Title: Maintenance Technician

Assists with general maintenance of buildings, grounds, and vehicles and generally involves work of a physical nature. Routine duties will vary by specific projects. These duties may include; daily maintenance of equipment, supplies, facilities, and vehicles, painting, plastering, landscaping, carpentry, electronics, and machinery. Knowledge of hand tools desirable. Performs related tasks as assigned.

Student Learning Outcomes

As a result of development opportunities, training and work experience, student employees will be able to:

  • Perform routine preventive maintenance to ensure that machines continue to run smoothly, building systems operate efficiently, or the physical condition of buildings does not deteriorate
  • Use tools ranging from common hand and power tools, such as hammers, hoists, saws, drills, and wrenches, to precision measuring instruments and electrical and electronic testing devices
  • Exhibit their understanding of ensuring a safe work environment
Position Classification # FWS Pay Rate Classification Summary
MNT 1 $8.00/hour No experience
MNT 2 $9.00/hour Some experience
MNT 3 $10.00/hour Vast experience and/or specialized skills/training