Maintenance Assistant

Overview

Date Posted:
4/6/2022
Location:
MB Facilities Repair & Maint
City:
San Diego
State:
CA
Country:
United States of America
Category:
Mission Bay Aquatic Center

Description

 

 

Under the supervision of the Marine Maintenance Technician, the MBAC Maintenance Assistant will perform equipment and facility repairs and maintenance as needed. 

ESSENTIAL DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES

Primary Functions

  • MBAC Maintenance Assistants are expected to accomplish a wide range of tasks including fiberglass repairs, facility maintenance, aquatic equipment repairs, preventative maintenance, sweeping, painting, washing, and moving of a large quantity of equipment
  • Maintain maintenance records
  • Other duties as assigned

Customer Service and Collaboration

  • Works closely with other MBAC Maintenance Assistants to complete various maintenance tasks and assignments
  • Establishes and maintains working relationships with various A.S. and University departments

Safety

  • Ensures all operations are conducted with safety of staff and customers as first priority and in accordance with the Injury and Illness Prevention Plan and other safety policies
  • Adheres to the Associated Students and MBAC Codes of Safe Practices
  • Reports accidents to supervisor and reviews changes required to avoid reoccurrence
  • Reports maintenance problems and/or broken and unsafe equipment to the appropriate party immediately

Minimum Requirements

 

Minimum & Preferred Requirements

Education:

  • High School Diploma

Experience:

  • Must be familiar with the use of basic hand and power tools
  • Prior watersports equipment and/or mechanical maintenance experience is preferred

License & Certification Requirements

  • Red Cross CPR & First Aid (must be obtained within the first month of employment)
  • US Powerboating Safe Powerboat Handling (must be obtained within the first month of employment)
  • FBI, DOJ, and Live Scan fingerprint clearance
  • Current valid Driver’s License

PERFORMANCE EXPECTATIONS

  • Ensures all operations are conducted with safety of staff and customers as first priority and in accordance with the Injury and Illness Prevention Plan and other safety policies
  • Adheres to the MBAC and Associated Students Codes of Safe Practices
  • Reports maintenance problems and/or broken and unsafe equipment to the appropriate party immediately
  • Must be available to work year round
  • Continually work toward improving technical skills
  • Capable of maintaining positive working relationships with other staff, customers, and vendors
  • Able to work independently with minimal supervision and as a team player
  • Able to interact effectively with a wide diversity of people and support San Diego State University Associated Students’ values and mission

KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS & ABILITIES

  • Must have good critical thinking skills, a willingness to help others, and a strong desire to learn a wide variety of skills
  • Must be experienced in the use of basic hand and power tools
  • Excellent customer service skills
  • Strong problem solving skills
  • Technical knowledge of watersports equipment

SCHEDULE & WORKING CONDITIONS

This is a part-time position. Flexibility and willingness to work long hours including weekends with high demand during summer.

WORK ENVIRONMENT   The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

The work environment will involve exposure to water, salt water, dust, grease, sand, sun, wind, rain, weather, seaweed, sea grass, hazardous chemicals, and other industrial hazards.

PHYSICAL DEMANDS   The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

Physical requirements include but are not limited to: walking, bending, stooping, lifting, pushing, pulling, carrying loads, and working in narrow or tight spaces.

RELATIONSHIPS

Inside the Organization:

  • Reports to the MBAC Marine Maintenance Technician and MBAC Maintenance Program Assistant

 

EMPLOYMENT CATEGORY: Part Time, Range II, Step I – Starting Rate: $15.50/hour

 

A background check (including a criminal records check) must be completed satisfactorily before any candidate can be offered a position with Associated Students. Failure to satisfactorily complete the background check may affect the application status of applicants or continued employment of current Associated Students employees who apply for the position. Fingerprinting is required for all employee and volunteer positions that have direct contact with minor children.