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Mechanic I

Job Number: 79026
Categories: Skilled Trade/Facilities Mgmt.
Location: 5323 Harry Hines Blvd, Dallas, TX
Department: 524000 - Utilities Admin
Full/Part Time/PRN: Day Job
Regular/Temporary: Regular


This position is security-sensitive and subject to Texas Education Code 51.215, which authorizes UT Southwestern to obtain criminal history record information


Salary Negotiable

Experience and Education

High school diploma or vocational school and two (2) years semi- skilled level experience is required.

Job Duties

  • Assists in installation, maintenance and repair of plant equipment or utility systems.
  • Performs preventive or corrective maintenance tasks incidental to operation of mechanical, electrical or utility tunnel distribution systems in accordance with established procedures.
  • Maintains records of equipment repair.
  • Works in conjunction with trades or craft personnel in support of systems within power plant, chilling stations, utility tunnels or other underground utilities.
  • May complete work orders using automated maintenance program systems.
  • Informs appropriate personnel of unusual conditions, problems or deficiencies.
  • Cleans and maintains equipment and work areas.
  • Identifies and reports safety hazards.
  • Performs related duties as assigned.
**Other Duties: Performs other duties as assigned.

UTSouthwestern Medical Center is committed to an educational and working environment that provides equal opportunity to all members of the University community. In accordance with federal and state law, the University prohibits unlawful discrimination, including harassment, on the basis of: race; color; religion; national origin; sex; including sexual harassment; age; disability; genetic information; citizenship status; and protected veteran status. In addition, it is UTSouthwestern policy to prohibit discrimination on the basis of sexual orientation, gender identity, or gender expression.

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