Employment Opportunities at ACU

At Abilene Christian University, you will find more than a job. You will find a workplace where you can impact the lives of more than 5,200 students who are being educated as Christ-centered global leaders each year. The university has been recognized as a "Great College to Work For" by The Chronicle of Higher Education for 11 years. We offer a dynamic and collaborative work environment, expansive opportunities for professional and personal development, and an emphasis on our core Christian values. Explore these postings for the Abilene campus and Dallas branch to find the right fit for you.

NOTE: ACU is currently accepting applications for *all posted positions*. Student employees should apply now for positions for the fall semester.

Some faculty and staff positions on the Abilene campus may be subject to a hiring pause as a response to the continuously changing circumstances involving COVID-19. For additional information or assistance, contact tiffany.badon@acu.edu.

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Structure Technician 1

Apply now Job no: 492833
Work Type: Staff full-time
Location: Abilene
Categories: Staff

About ACU

ACU is affiliated with the fellowship of the Church of Christ. All applicants must be professing Christians and willing to support the Christian mission and purpose of Abilene Christian University while employed by the university.

Title of Position Structure Technician 1
Posting Location Abilene, TX
Department Facilities
Employee Class Nonexempt Full-time
Basic Responsibilities A. Work as directed by the immediate supervisor and/or the Director of Operations
Facilities Management
B. Repair & maintenance of buildings included but not limited to floors, ceilings,
doors, windows, roofs, walls & furniture
C. Perform tasks assigned as part of remodeling & constructions projects
D. Assist other trades as needed in the spirit of cooperation & teamwork
E. Assist in the set up of University special events & functions; be available to work
evenings and weekends as needed.
Essential Duties

1. Follow established rules, policies, & procedures of the Operations Facilities
Management Department and the University
2. Order materials & supplies as needed for the completion of work assigned.
3. Fill out work orders & written reports daily
1. Display necessary initiative to work alone or in groups. Work with & supervise
student workers as assigned.
2. Be on call 24 hours a day

1. Install/repair ceiling tile, carpet, floor tile, covebase, window glass & hardware,
and blinds
2. Repair roofs and waterproof buildings
1. Responsible for security of buildings as accessed through the use of assigned keys

Professional Development Requirements A. Skills
1. Knowledge of hand and power tools
2. Skilled in areas of carpentry and welding
3. Operate forklift; must have a valid driver’s license
B. Training Modules Required
1. Good written & verbal communication skills
2. Must have basic safety training
3. Emphasize excellent customer relations and service
Qualifications A. Professional
1. High school diploma or equivalent and/or technical training in the construction
2. Minimum five (5) years experience in related work
B. Personal
1. Honest; responsible
2. Good moral character
3. Trustworthy, dependable, and punctual
4. Likes to work
5. Must be clean & neat in appearance at all times
Physical Demands A. Be able to do manual labor
B. Good health & stamina to lift, carry & pull loads in excess of fifty (50) pounds
C. Must be able to climb ladders, and work in varying climate conditions
Additional Information

ACU does not unlawfully discriminate on the basis of race, color, age, sex, disability, genetic information, national or ethnic origin in employment opportunities, in keeping with applicable state and federal law.

ACU is committed to maintaining a safe and secure campus environment and protecting the university's financial and physical assets.  Therefore, Abilene Christian University conducts background checks on all candidates for employment in security sensitive positions.


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