Maintenance Staff Employee

Mount Mercy University is a Catholic, coeducational University founded by the Sisters of Mercy in 1928 enrolling approximately 1800 students. The University offers a variety of liberal arts, professional, accelerated and graduate degree programs on a picturesque campus overlooking the city.

Mount Mercy University is currently seeking candidates to fill the position of Maintenance Staff Employee. This is a full-time, non-exempt (hourly) position.

As a member of the Maintenance Staff at Mount Mercy University you are responsible for maintaining the physical plant of the university at the highest level possible. This position requires:

· Repair and maintenance of areas assigned to you.

· Boiler operator certified or willing to attain certification within first year.

· Must be available for a rotational basis ON-CALL including some night and weekend work.

· Overtime may be required for maintenance emergencies, severe weather conditions, and special events.

· Will have frequent lifting up to 60 lbs. and with a partner lifting to 100 lb.

· Possess a valid Iowa Driver’s license.

In addition, the Maintenance Staff Employee will:

· Supervise assigned student employees.

· Be part of the team responsible for snow removal on campus properties.

· Be responsible for completing work orders assigned in a timely manner.

The successful candidate must also demonstrate a willingness to support Mount Mercy University’s mission as a Catholic university providing student-focused education in the spirit of the Sisters of Mercy. Mount Mercy University welcomes those of different faiths and is committed to excellence in education and community service.

Please submit a cover letter (including salary requirements), resume and contact information for three professional references. Application materials should be emailed as a Microsoft Word or Adobe.pdf attachment to; with the subject line “Maintenance Staff Employee.” Paper applications will not be accepted. Position will remain open until filled.

Mount Mercy University is an equal opportunity employer.