Arkansas Government Job SKILLED TRADESMAN in Russellville, Arkansas

Summary

The Skilled Tradesman is responsible for the work activities in one or more of the following skilled trades; HVAC (Heating, Ventilation, and Air Conditioning), Plumbing, Electrical, Carpentry, and Mechanical. This position is governed by state and federal laws and agency/institution policy.

Typical Functions

May install, maintain, repair and overhaul air conditioning systems, commercial and industrial refrigeration and air conditioning systems and combined heating, ventilation and cooling systems. May assemble, install, repair, and maintain pipes, fixtures, and other plumbing equipment used for water distribution and waste water disposal in residential, commercial and industrial buildings in compliance with code regulations. May assemble, install, test, troubleshoot, and repair electrical wiring, fixtures, control devices and related equipment in buildings and other structures. May performs general carpentry using hand and power tools to repair and build structures using necessary materials, such as; wood, sheetrock, roofing, painting, and glass instillation. May repair and maintain mechanical and automotive equipment, including but not limited to; engines, transmissions, fuel systems, hydraulics, braking systems, clutch repair, steering apparatus, and other maintenance as needed. May assist other skilled tradesman to complete projects that require multiple departments to work together. Maintains inventory on tools and parts specific to assigned trade. Performs other duties as assigned.

Special Job Dimensions

Knowledge, Abilities, and Skills

Knowledge of the methods, practices, and safety precautions in one or more of the skilled trades. Knowledge of the accepted practices, processes, materials, and tools of the various skilled trades. Knowledge of the laws and regulations relating to one or more of the skilled trades. Ability to provide mathematical and analytical skills necessary to do material estimates for one or more of the skilled trades. Ability to read and interpret blueprints, manuals, schematics, building plans, and/or work drawings. Ability to understand verbal and written instructions. Ability to maintain inventory on needed parts and tools for one or more of the skilled trades.

Minimum Education and/or Experience

Completion of required education or training along with the required license or certification in the following skilled trades: Journeyman Electrician according to ACA 17-28-304, Journeyman Plumber according to ACA 17-38-301, and HVAC Mechanics according to ACA 17-33-301. Occupying the position of a carpenter or painter requires the formal education equivalent of a high school diploma; plus five years of experience in the chosen field. Additional requirements determined by the agency for recruiting purposes require review and approval by the Office of Personnel Management. OTHER JOB RELATED EDUCATION AND/OR EXPERIENCE MAY BE SUBSTITUTED FOR ALL OR PART OF THESE BASIC REQUIREMENTS, EXCEPT FOR CERTIFICATION OR LICENSURE REQUIREMENTS, UPON APPROVAL OF THE QUALIFICATIONS REVIEW COMMITTEE.

Preferred Qualifications

Must possess or be able to obtain class B CDL. Must have fork lift and tractor operating experience. Basic computer skills (banner time clock and CMMS preferred). Two years verifiable vehicle maintenance experience.

Certificates, Licenses, Registrations

Agency Specific Information

**Arkansas Tech University will ONLY accept applications through the ATU website at https://atu.csod.com/ats/careersite/search.aspx?site=1&c;=atu

In order to be considered for this position, please be sure to apply through the Arkansas Tech University website and not through Arkansas State Jobs.

This position is subject to a pre-employment criminal background check. A criminal conviction or arrest pending adjudication alone shall not disqualify an applicant in the absence of a relationship to the requirements of the position. Background check information will be used in a confidential, non-discriminatory manner consistent with state and federal law. Clery Act October 9, 2012 Arkansas Tech University is committed to assisting all members of the Arkansas Tech University community in providing for their own safety and security. The annual security and fire safety compliance document, which is required by federal law, is available at http://www.atu.edu/securityact/docs/CampusSecurityReport2012.pdf. If you would like to receive a printed copy of the combined Annual Security and Fire Safety Report which contains this information, you can visit the Arkansas Tech University Public Safety Office at 1508 N. Boulder Avenue or you can request that a copy be mailed to you by calling (479) 968-0222. The website and booklet contain information regarding campus security and personal safety including topics such as: crime prevention, fire safety, university police law enforcement authority, crime reporting policies, disciplinary procedures and other matters of importance related to security and safety on campus. They also contain information about crime statistics for the three previous calendar years concerning reported crimes that occurred on campus; in certain off-campus buildings or property owned or controlled by Arkansas Tech University; and on public property within, or immediately adjacent to and accessible from the campus.

**Arkansas Tech University will ONLY accept applications through the ATU website at https://atu.csod.com/ats/careersite/search.aspx?site=1&c;=atu

In order to be considered for this position, please be sure to apply through the Arkansas Tech University website and not through Arkansas State Jobs.