Part-Time Utility Position
Waterville, ME Physical Plant
Job Type
Part-time
Description

Thomas College has been preparing students for success in their personal and professional lives for over 125 years. Located in Waterville, Maine, Thomas College nurtures the unique potential within each student with innovative programs that produce career ready graduates. Our Guaranteed Job Program, 3-year accelerated offerings in all undergraduate degrees and a master’s degree in the fourth year, individualized advising, career counseling, and our Innovation Centers in Business and Education meet a student’s determination to succeed with the direction, confidence, and tools to realize the highest version of themselves. Our graduate degree offerings fit every lifestyle with in-person accelerated programs to evening online courses. Whether in the classroom, in the community, or on the athletics field with our 19 varsity sports, Thomas College provides a personalized experience that prepares students for the workplace of tomorrow. Recognized by U.S. News & World Report, Thomas College ranks #1 among colleges in Maine and #10 in the Northeast for the social mobility of our graduates. Learn more at www.thomas.edu


Thomas College is accepting applications to fill a part-time Utility position. The position is responsible for maintaining and cleaning residence halls, athletic buildings, offices, classrooms and corridors. Duties to include but not limited to; general maintenance of all buildings and spaces as well as restroom cleaning, floor care (carpet and tile), dusting, cleaning windows, trash removal, and custodial equipment utilization. Skills in painting, minor sheetrock repair, and carpentry are preferred. Seasonal duties include snow removal.


Respond to afterhours, urgent maintenance calls or remain on duty for emergency work as needed. Also, respond as the “On-Call” person while carrying a pager when scheduled for this responsibility. It is expected that the person responsible will be available to return to the campus on short-notice for any maintenance related task. 


Must be able to read and write. Must be proficient in computer systems. Must have knowledge of proper use of hand and power tools and the ability to operate lawn and snow-removal equipment. Evaluate situations and be able to make good decisions. Ability to read and respond to caution labels associated with cleaning chemicals and other associated tools of the trade. 


Must be able to pass a criminal background check and fitness-for-duty test. An acceptable driving record is highly desirable. Minimum of two years’ experience in the aforementioned responsibilities, good, to superior, references in the field. HS diploma or GED certificate is required.


Interested applicants should submit a cover letter, resume and names of three professional references. Please include an email address on your application materials.


The College requires all employees to be vaccinated for COVID-19 . After a successful applicant receives a job offer they will be asked to provide proof of vaccination or must apply and be approved for a medical or religious exemption.


Thomas College is an equal opportunity employer.
Thomas College's mission is to prepare students for success in their personal and professional lives, and for leadership and service in their communities.