Job TitleFacilities 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
TCAT Nashville Application
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.