University of Texas at Arlington Maintenance Supervisor (S00122P) in Arlington, Texas

Posting Number S00122P

Position Title Maintenance Supervisor (S00122P)

Department Facilities Mgmt Administration

Location Arlington

Job Family Facilities/Construction

Position Status Full-time

Work Hours Standard

Work Schedule

8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

Open to External and Internal

FLSA

Salary Open

Duration Funding expected to continue

Pay Basis Monthly

Benefits Eligible Yes

Job Summary

Supervise the OFM/Housing maintenance staff and oversee the daily operation of the maintenance department. Provide supervision for the installation, remodeling, maintenance repairs and upgrades. Responsible for planning, design, review and oversight of all construction activity for housing & auxiliary buildings

Essential Duties and Responsibilities

Supervise tradesman & maintenance workers/ make ready personnel to perform all phases of carpentry, construction, plumbing, electrical and painting as it relates to multifamily living. Supervises and assist in preventative maintenance on all equipment. Provide a safe work environment for all staff. Monitor’s TimePro / Approve’s Timesheets/ Interview and hire employees. Provide a safe work environment for all staff. Assigns work to subordinates, outlining and explaining work to be done. Inspects complete jobs. Evaluate vacant apartments, houses & residence hall rooms & have repairs completed prior to move in. Oversee painting, flooring, masonry, & cleaning contractors. Estimate time & materials for projects. Initiates requisitions for supplies and equipment. Oversee and inspect construction projects in the Housing properties. Complete construction on all phases MEP work to include: in-house, sub-contractor, JOC contractors and large OFPC Projects. Respond to on call emergencies after hours of operation. This includes: Fires, electrical outages, floods and icy conditions. Must be able to identify the problem, plan for the appropriate action, communicate severity and fix the problem. Performs other duties assigned.

Required Qualifications

High school graduation or the equivalent. Seven years of skilled/journeyman level experience in maintenance and plant operation including one year in a supervisory capacity.

Preferred Qualifications

Accuracy in the tools of the trade. Alertness and careful attention is required to avoid injury to self and others. Basic computer skills, knowledge of computer generated work order system and time keeping systems. Back hoe and heavy equipment experience. Knowledge, skill and safe operation of shop and hand/power tools, including but not limited to: table saws, jointers, planers, shapers, routers, band saws, circular saws, miter saws, radial arm saws, chop saws, drill press, electric and battery operated hand drills and screw guns, pneumatic hammers, power actuated fastening systems and other typical power and hand tools as applicable to the carpenter, construction, building maintenance trades.

Working Conditions

May work in all weather conditions. May work in extreme temperatures. May work around chemical fumes. May work around chemicals. May work around electrical and mechanical hazards. Lifting and moving. Criminal background check conducted.

Special Conditions for Eligibility

EEO Statement

UTA is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action institution. Minorities, women, veterans and persons with disabilities are encouraged to apply. Additionally, the University prohibits discrimination in employment on the basis of sexual orientation. A criminal background check will be conducted on finalists. The UTA is a tobacco free campus.

Posting Detail Information

Number of Vacancies 1

Open Date

Review Start Date

Open Until Filled Yes

Special Instructions to Applicants

Applicants must include in their online resume the following information: 1)Employment history: name of company, period employed (from month/year to month/year), job title, summary of job duties and 2) Education: school name, degree type, major.

Supplemental Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).


  • Do you have a high school diploma or GED?

  • Yes

  • No


  • How many years of skilled/journeyman level experience in maintenance and plant operation including one year in a supervisory capacity do you have?

  • None/less than 7 years

  • 7 to 8 years

  • 9 to 10 years

  • 11 or more years


  • Do you have a valid Texas class C operator's driver's license (or other states' equivalent for driving a personal vehicle)?

  • No

  • Yes

  • Do you have a EPA Universal Refrigerant Certification or ability to obtain certification within 6 months of hire>

  • Yes

  • No


  • Do you have the ability to read and understand English?

  • Yes

  • No

Documents Needed To Apply

Required Documents

  • Resume or CV

  • Cover/Interest Letter

Optional Documents

  • Letter of Recommendation