Resident Mechanic

Job Description

Under the general supervision of the Department Manager and the Supervisor/Lead, incumbent is responsible for providing support to properties managed by UCLA Housing & Hospitality Services. The Residential Mechanic will diagnose, repair and maintain plumbing, electrical and mechanical components of residential appliances such as dishwashers, refrigeration units, ice machines, stove/ovens, garbage disposals and microwaves, etc. The Residential Mechanic is responsible for installing, adjusting, maintaining and repairing refrigeration systems equipment, instruments and controls and performs skilled and semi-skilled maintenance tasks on a regular and continuous basis, including plumbing, mechanical and electrical repairs for other residential equipment, appliances and furnishings. The Residential Mechanic will perform duties using appropriate safe practices, work methods and procedures; write concise, accurate reports; and complete log/records of work or service performed. Duties include frequently loading and unloading and installation of mechanical equipment from ground level and elevated surfaces with or without assistance. The Residential Mechanic will interact with various department contacts and UCLA personnel while performing duties and will be required to maintain a courteous and professional manner at all times. Complete other duties as assigned.