University of Alaska Maintenance Service Worker (MSW1) in Anchorage, Alaska

Maintenance Service Worker (MSW1)

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Classification:Maintenance Service Worker I

Grade:Facilities Maint. Grade 1

Work type:Crafts and Trades, Temporary

Administrative Unit:University of Alaska Anchorage

School/Business unit:VCAS Financial Services


Categories:Facilities/Skilled Trades, Other

Position Summary:This is a University of Alaska Local 6070 union represented position and is open to internal and external applicants. Current University of Alaska Local 6070 employees who meet the minimum qualifications for the posting should apply before the review date. Current University of Alaska Local 6070 employees will be provided priority employment considerations when they meet the minimum qualifications for the posted position.



Under frequent supervision will receive assignments with detailed instructions. Progress will be checked regularly. May routinely attend to and care for facilities, grounds, animals, machines, and equipment by performing the following duties:

Keep building and grounds in clean and orderly condition including but not limited to trash removal, raking, mowing, spraying, and other general maintenance.

Remove hazards from buildings and grounds including snow, ice, debris, animal wastes, construction materials, and other items as required.

Assist in maintaining building and grounds including repairing fences, gates, landscape, walls, walks and signs.

Drive vehicles and small equipment including tractors, forklifts, small to medium sized trucks, and vans.

Use files, requisitions, and work orders, including computerized systems to maintain inventories and issue materials. Sorts and places materials or items on racks, shelves, or in bins and performs periodic inventories.

Convey materials and items from receiving areas to storage or other designated areas.


Ability to provide a high degree of customer service. Individuals must demonstrate ability to complete tasks on schedule and have effective communication skills both written and verbal. Must be reliable, dependable and punctual.

Any combination of education and experience which clearly demonstrates the skills and abilities necessary to accomplish the essential functions of the job.

May required a current valid driver's license. Must meet UA safe driving requirements.

Minimum Hourly Wage: $ 13.93

Physical Requirements (with or without reasonable accommodation)

  • Balancing

  • Climbing

  • Crouching/Stoopiong

  • Feeling/Handling

  • Pulling/Pushing

  • Repetitive movement

  • Speaking

  • Standing

  • Walking/Running

  • Animals/Wildlife

  • Close/Cramped Quarters

  • Electrical Hazards

  • Fire Hazards

  • Indoor Temperature Extremes

  • Moving/Machinery/Heavy Equipment

  • Noice

  • Weather Extremes

  • Carrying

  • Crawling

  • Driving

  • Keyboarding

  • Reaching

  • Sitting

  • Squatting

  • Twisting/Bending

  • Writing

  • Chemicals

  • Darkness/Poor Lighting

  • Dust/Fumes

  • Heights

  • Pathogens

  • Traffic

  • Normal Office Environment

  • Lifting up to 50 pounds

Advertised:21 Feb 2018Alaskan Standard Time

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