Position in Operations

Founded by North Carolina Baptists in 1905, Gardner-Webb University employs individuals who participate in and wholeheartedly support Christian values.

Maintenance Technician

Gardner-Webb University Operations department is looking to fill a full-time Maintenance Technician position.

Applicants should have a skill set that includes, but not limited to, the following: carpentry skills and knowledge; plumbing skills and knowledge; electrical skills and knowledge; heating/air conditioning skills and knowledge.

Essential duties and responsibilities for the position include:

  • perform daily maintenance duties at institutional facilities, in a professional and safe manner in accordance with training and safety standards;
  • complete assigned tasks in a timely and organized manner;
  • communicate in a professional manner to faculty, staff students, visitors and co-workers.

Required abilities:

  • working independently with limited supervision;
  • ability to frequently and independently lift up to 25 pound items in a repetitive manner, and occasionally lift items up to 60 pounds;
  • no sensitivity to common construction materials;
  • able to work in dusty and/or unconditioned spaces at times;
  • work consistently for 2 hours completing common maintenance activities without breaks;
  • possess substantial range of motion to complete assigned tasks;
  • be able to travel up to four flights of stairs carrying construction supplies and equipment.

Applicants should submit their applications and resumes to: Wendy Burnham at [email protected]create new email. Applicants may also deliver their application materials to the Operations Center located at 412 South Main Street Shelby, NC 28152.