As a service and maintenance department of the New York State Agricultural Experiment Station located in Geneva, NY, the responsibility of the Buildings and Properties Unit (B & P) is to provide responsive maintenance, engineering and special services in support of our institution's vital research. The mission is to maintain and expand the campus and its facilities to the highest possible standards, while providing dependable and cost effective support services to those carrying out the research. B & P is a service organization dedicated to the success and satisfaction of the New York State Agricultural Experiment Station's faculty, academics, staff, students and campus visitors.
Under general supervision, working as a member of the Buildings and Properties Unit tasked with maintenance of the physical plant at the New York State Agricultural Experiment Station, support Lead Maintenance Mechanic in the performance of a variety of routine and non-routine maintenance tasks, modifications and projects for Cornell University's off campus research facilities located across the State of New York. Perform multi-discipline maintenance activities which will include carpentry, masonry, electric, plumbing, painting and other general building and facility related maintenance. Purchase materials and supplies as needed to accomplish duties. Interface with staff, faculty and vendors regarding areas of responsibility. Maintain work orders and work requests as well as preparing estimates. Participate in the evaluation of building systems, conduct and document facility condition assessments, advising Crew Leader of deficiencies. Assist in the development of maintenance plans for each facility to identify preventative, routine and planned maintenance activities.
Extensive travel required with this position.
General to Buildings and Properties
Remote Maintenance Mechanic Specific
Maintenance Mechanic III Specific
Five years of related experience in technical trades or facilities. AAS degree in a technical discipline or tech school certification
No visa sponsorship is available for this position.
No relocation assistance is available for this position.
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