Maintenance Technician II

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Work type: USPS (Staff)
Location: Main Campus (Orlando)
Categories: Facilities/Skilled Trades/Grounds Services

Classification Title:

Maintenance Technician II

Job Description:

At the University of Central Florida, we dream big. Founded in 1963, UCF has grown to be one of the largest universities in the nation for a very good reason: We harness the power of scale in innovative ways to transform the lives of our students and create lasting impact on the world at large.

The Facilities Operations Department is seeking a qualified candidates to fill the Maintenance Technician lI position. The functions performed in this position include, but are not limited to, the following:

This position provides essential support for the operational maintenance and sanitation of campus housing buildings in an effort to provide a safe, functional, clean, efficient and attractive living and learning environment. Responsible to troubleshoot issues, provide service for and respond to requests from customers and/or staff. Scope of this position requires responding to emergencies or other unforeseen situations. Assignments may be rotated from time to time based on the needs of the department and to encourage cross training. At this level the employee is required to have basic maintenance repair and replacement skills to building systems, including but not limited to, chilled and hot water pumps, electrical and plumbing systems. The employee will be required to assume on-call responsibilities as assigned by the supervisor.

UCF offers competitive pay consummate with experience and a variety of employee benefits including health insurance, vision insurance, and dental insurance. Additionally, full-time employees may be allowed to enroll for up to six (6) credit hours of eligible instruction per term on a space-available basis.

For additional information, please reference the following link:

For additional information about our department, please feel free to visit the Facilities Operations website at


*This is a reposted position. Previous applicants are still being considered and do not need to reapply.*



SDES - Housing Physical Plant Operations

Work Schedule:

Monday – Friday; 8:00 AM-4:30 PM

Type of Appointment:


Expected Salary:


Minimum Qualifications:

Completion of an approved apprenticeship program for multiple trades and 3 years of relevant experience; or a high school diploma and 3 years of relevant experience. The UCF policy requires completion and passing of a physical exam for this position.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Flexible for utilization by trade with most urgent requirements.

  • Ability to read blueprints.

  • Ability to use various electrical meters and construct and install power supplies.

  • Familiarity with operation and powered drain-cleaning machine.

  • Painting knowledge and skills.

  • Ability to understand and follow written/oral instructions.

  • Ability to communicate in conversational English in order to work effectively with customers and team members, operate electronic equipment (iPod Touch for AiM PM checkpoints),comprehend standard safety procedures and utilize telecommunication devices.

  • Ability to operate a vehicle as necessary.

  • Ability to operate essential tools and equipment.

  • Demonstrate capabilities in the following: interpersonal skills, memory, attention to detail, calculation, reading, evaluating, comprehension and organizing.

  • Proficiency using standard office software applications for work order systems (CMMS).

  • Ability to use EH&S approved chemicals to perform essential job functions daily.

Additional Application Materials Requirements:


Special Instructions to Applicants:

*This is a reposted position. Previous applicants are still being considered and do not need to reapply.*


Position requires a valid Class E driver’s license (regular license). The position may involve driving to various locations on and off campus to conduct University business.

If you are selected as the final candidate for an employment opportunity here at UCF, both your position and salary will be significantly based upon the information that you have provided in your application for employment. If certain eligibility criteria are met, the department may grant an above base offer. We urge you to please take the time to complete the application in its entirety.

This position does not require college credits. If the selected applicant claims college credit on the application for this position, an official transcript from the accredited institution must be provided within 30 days of the hire date. This applies whether the applicant is a new hire or promoted from among current UCF employees.

Health Assessment Required:

The UCF policy requires completion and passing of a physical exam for this position.

Veteran’s Preference

Preference will be given to eligible veterans and their eligible spouses in accordance with Chapter 295 of the Florida Statutes. Applicants claiming preference are responsible for providing required documentation by the closing date of the position. For more information on Veterans’ Preference, please visit

Equal Employment Opportunity Statement:

As an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer, UCF encourages all qualified applicants to apply, including women, veterans, individuals with disabilities, and members of traditionally underrepresented populations. UCF's Equal Opportunity Statement can be viewed at: As a Florida public university, UCF makes all application materials and selection procedures available to the public upon request.


The University of Central Florida is proud to be a smoke-free campus and an E-Verify employer.


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