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Facilities Services Associate

Apply now Job no: 8963
Work type: Full Time
Location: Charlotte, North Carolina
Categories: Staff/Administration, Facilities, Calendar Year (12-Month), Campus Based



Performs preventative maintenance on university property and assets by responding to work order requests for repairs and maintenance to maintain university facilities


Diversity & Inclusion 

Embracing diversity for a richly inclusive community is a Guiding Principle at JWU. Our students, faculty and staff have varied backgrounds, experiences and perspectives that unite us as one community and contribute to our success. We are committed to enhancing the diversity of our workforce teams and we encourage individuals from underrepresented groups to apply. 

Johnson & Wales University is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, genetic information, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status or any other basis prohibited by law.


Essential Job Functions

  • Responds to work order requests for repairs and maintenance as assigned to resolve issues in a timely manner
  • Performs preventative maintenance activities on campus and provides recommendations for materials needed or modifications to maintenance performed based on existing conditions
  • Responds to emergency maintenance requests in a timely manner
  • Conducts routine building inspections to make sure the university equipment and systems are operating efficiently, submits work orders requests to address issues, as needed
  • Prepares facilities for special events
  • Shovels snow and applies salt, as needed
  • Performs other duties as assigned


Required Qualifications

  • Minimum of a high school diploma or equivalent (GED)
  • Experience in general maintenance or in other related work
  • Valid U.S. driver's license
  • Proficiency with hand and power tools
  • Skills in one or more building trades
  • Applicant must be able to work safely with minimal supervision performing tasks related to the operation and repair of campus facilities
    • Physical Demands: Working from ladders or aerial lift devices, roof tops or catwalks. The ability to lift move & carry objects or tools, and working in teams move large equipment and furniture. Standing, kneeling, walking and climbing frequently
    • Work Environment: The work environment may include climate conditions of heightened heat or cold and inclement weather.



  • Health, dental and life insurance
  • Holiday pay
  • Paid vacation and sick time
  • 401K retirement savings plan
  • Educational assistance benefits
  • Employee assistance program
  • Long-term disability insurance


Please note:

The university reserves the right to amend, add to, or reduce the benefits as management determines from time to time is appropriate.

Qualified candidates must live or relocate within a daily commuting distance of the Charlotte Campus location upon hire.

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