Facilities Support Associate 7

The Tennessee College of Applied Technology Nashville is accepting applications for a full-time Facilities Support Associate 7. Education equivalent to graduation from a standard high school. Experience in a variety of construction and maintenance work with strong emphasis on electric and plumber. Possess in-depth knowledge of one or more trade areas represented by certification or licensure. Experience including previous leadership responsibilities. Two years of full–time maintenance experience in an industrial/commercial setting required.  Background check is required for this position. 

APPLICATION DEADLINE: Review of applications will begin immediately, and applications will be accepted until position is filled.
APPLICATION PROCEDURES: Interested individuals should submit a cover letter, résumé and TCATN application to:
Tennessee College of Applied Technology Nashville
Attn: Human Resource Office
100 White Bridge Road
Nashville, TN 37209

E-Mail: sandra.glavin@tcatnashville.edu

Fax: 615-425-5582

TCAT Nashville Application 



Required Qualifications

 Knowledge of the materials, methods and principles used in a variety of construction and maintenance jobs and projects.
 Knowledge of accepted construction methods to determine the cost of a particular job.
 Knowledge of the occupational hazards and safety precautions.
 Knowledge of the principles and practices of supervision.
 Perform repairs and/or installation of facilities systems.
 Provide input to facilities operational budget.
 Establish and carry out preventive maintenance program.
 Provide direction to helpers and lesser qualified.
 Maintain licensure and certifications.
 Serves as the on-premises authority in area of technical specialty.
 Ability to assign, supervise, and inspect the work of others.
 Ability to evaluate situations and make decisions.
 Ability to express ideas clearly, concisely and convincingly.
 Ability to establish and maintain an effective working relationship with other employees.


 Performs skilled maintenance tasks including electrical, plumbing, carpentry, and masonry as needed.
 Read blueprints and specifications to estimate the materials and supplies that will be required to complete a job.
 Makes on-site inspections of jobs to determine what materials and supplies were actually used as well as inspecting quality of work.
 Orders materials and supplies as needed for various jobs.
 Confers with higher-level supervisor concerning problems with work assignment or personnel.
 Performs other work as assigned.

Salary Range

Commensurate with education and experience. Salary Range: $49,556 - $59,468