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Laborer (full time, temporary) - 10 positions to be filled

Sam Houston State University

Last Updated: 5/09/23

Job Description

Department: Residence Life Maintenance

Full time

Open until filled: Yes

Requisition: 202300149S

Educational and Experience Requirement:

Less than a high school diploma with the ability to read and write. No experience required. Prefer any experience acquired in building maintenance, mechanical work, or related assignments.

Nature & Purpose of Position:

Responsible for performing a variety of unskilled manual tasks in Residence Life Maintenance.

Primary Responsibilities:

Performs repetitive duties in the field of make-ready for Residence Life Maintenance; this includes but is not limited to changing light bulbs, using ladders, inspect and repair door hardware, inspect and repair plumbing fixtures such as faucets and toilets. Requires the ability to caulk and paint, repair, and install mini-blinds, and conduct minor electrical repairs. Performs other related duties as assigned.

Other Specifications:

As required by assignments. Accurate in following specific oral and written instructions. Working conditions are continuously exposed to one or more disagreeable elements such as dirt, dust, heat, fumes, cold, noise, wet, vibration, poor lighting, or congested working area.

This is a full-time, temporary, non-benefits eligible position expected to end on or before two months from hire date.

Sam Houston State University is an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer and Smoke/Drug-Free Workplace. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, creed, ancestry, marital status, citizenship, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, veteran status, disability status, sexual orientation, pregnancy, or gender identity or expression. Sam Houston State University is an “at will” employer. Employees with a contract will have additional terms and conditions. Security sensitive positions at SHSU require background checks in accordance with Education Code § 51.215.

Physical Address:

Human Resources Department

1831 University Ave, John W. Thomason Bldg. Suite 202

P.O. Box 2356

Huntsville, TX 77341-2356

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Huntsville, Texas, United States
A Great Name in Texas Education! Named for Texas’s greatest hero, Sam Houston State University (SHSU) continually honors its historical roots through academic excellence. For more than 140 years, SHSU has been preparing students for meaningful lives of achievement. Its motto, “The measure of a Life is its Service,” resonates among its approximately 21,612 students, eight college...