Maintenance Mechanic II- Campus Services

Job Number
Job Type
Regular Full-Time
Campus Services
FM Zone B Maintenance
This position may involve the following Health and Safety issues:
Not Applicable
Job Category
Facility Support & Building Maintenance
Campus Location (For Posting) : City
Location : Name
Emory Campus-Clifton Corridor

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The Maintenance Mechanic II maintains the safe operation and maintenance of building facilities, electrical, and mechanical systems and plumbing.



  • Reads and interprets blueprints, drawings, schematics and written technical documents of general machineries to locate area of trouble and complete repairs accurately.
  • Repairs and adjusts doors, windows, closures, panic devices and locks. Patches holes, installs escutcheons, repairs ceiling and floor tile as needed to maintain building appearance.
  • Makes minor masonry and wood repairs.
  • Installs pictures, coat hooks, other wall hung furnishings, and equipment as requested.
  • Responsible for operating and maintaining specific equipment, conducting surveys and inventories, performing preventive maintenance activities, responding to customer complaints, and repairing equipment.
  • May perform daily chemical tests on water systems and adjust chemical mixtures and feed rates.
  • Responsible for conducting surveys and inventories of buildings and equipment.
  • Enters data into computer systems and databases.
  • Maintains records and files; interprets applicable regulations and filing and auditing policies and procedures to ensure accuracy and compliance.
  • Ensures compliance with applicable regulations, policies and procedures.
  • Practices all applicable safety regulations and uses personal protective equipment as required.
  • Responds to customer requests and complaints in a timely and appropriate manner; identifies and records need or problem and determines best approach to resolve situation following departmental guidelines.
  • Performs related responsibilities as required.


  • A high school diploma and two years of experience in building maintenance, OR an equivalent combination of education, training, and experience.
  • Working knowledge of HVAC, plumbing, electrical, structural, and general carpentry.
  • Working knowledge of computer or mobile applications.
  • Positions in this classification may require a valid Georgia driver's license and an insurable driving record.
  • Some positions within this classification may require the ability to lift 50 pounds and to bend, stoop, twist, climb a ladder, and walk for distances up to one mile.

NOTE: Position tasks are required to be performed in-person at an Emory University location; working remote is not an option. Emory reserves the right to change this status with notice to employee.

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