Residence Life Maintenance Crews

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Classification:Student Assistant B
Grade:Student B
Work type:Student Employee
Administrative Unit:University of Alaska Fairbanks
School/Business unit:UAF Student Services
Location: Fairbanks
Categories: Facilities/Skilled Trades, Other, Student Affairs/Services

Position Summary: The Department of Residence Life is seeking highly motivated students for work on our Maintenance support crew. Selected applicants play an integral role in minor maintenance tasks, programming support, furniture distribution, residence preparation, and hall support as part of this dynamic department. Daily tasks vary dependent upon priority. Qualified applicants will demonstrate high motivation, ability to be independent, high mechanical aptitude, some previous experience, and good communication. Students hired for this position will be eligible for a Residence Life room scholarship for summer housing. This position may extend to the academic year.

MAINTENANCE CREW: Our student maintenance crew will assist with minor maintenance and repair activities, coordinating activities for a function or project; assisting a skilled crafts or trades person; assisting with cleaning residential units and minor housing maintenance tasks. Moving furniture, grounds maintenance, carpet cleaning, shoveling, prioritizing maintenance requests, supporting Residence Life programs and activities. Relocation/surplus of property associated with various renovation/relocation projects. 

As an employee of Residence Life, you will be expected to adhere to the highest standards of ethical and moral behavior with a positive demeanor that works well with teams.  Ability to operate miscellaneous power tools and equipment.

Work Hours:
- To be arranged by Residence Life Facility Services, 20 hours during the academic year, 40 hours during the summer.  
- Applicants must be available for individualized and group training and assigned shift times May 15-August 2017.
- Applicants must be available to work entire shifts for entire job duration. 

If retained for summer full time employment, room scholarship may be available.


Pursuant to Board of Regents' Policy 04.01.055.B, temporary, extended temporary, adjunct, student, casual labor, regular new hire probationary employees and those positions designated by the president as officers and senior administrators of the university are employed at-will.

Training Policy:

It is the policy of the University of Alaska Fairbanks that all employees are required to attend training to meet the requirements of the positions they hold, and to complete the required training within a specified period of time to remain employed at UAF.  The policy can be located at:

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