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Review Vacancy

Date Posted 10/17/23

Applications Due01/14/24

Vacancy ID141813

AgencySUNY Old Westbury

TitleMaintenance Assistant

Occupational CategorySkilled Craft, Apprenticeship, Maintenance

Salary Grade09

Bargaining UnitOSU - Operational Services Unit (CSEA)

Salary RangeFrom $40193 to $49405 Annually

Employment Type Full-Time

Appointment Type Permanent

Jurisdictional Class Labor Class

Travel Percentage 0%

Workweek Mon-Fri

Hours Per Week 40


From 7 AM

To 3:30 PM

Flextime allowed? No

Mandatory overtime? No

Compressed workweek allowed? No

Telecommuting allowed? No

County Nassau

Street Address 223 Storehill Road

City Old Westbury


Zip Code11568

Minimum Qualifications As per Civil Service Standards, two years of full-time experience in maintenance or mechanical work under the supervision of a skilled tradesperson; OR completion of an appropriate two-year technical school course OR an equivalent combination of experience and training.

Applicants must be physically able to perform the tasks of the position and understand and carry out written and oral instructions. When required to operate a motor vehicle, applicant must possess and keep a valid New York State driver's license appropriate for the type of vehicle to be operated. The applicant must have and keep a motor vehicle record which is free from major violations or a pattern of repeat violations.

Duties Description According to Civil Service Standards but particularly performs a variety of semi-skilled maintenance and repair work on structures and equipment. Performs more routine, repetitive maintenance, installation, and repair tasks in one or a combination of the mechanical, building construction, motor equipment, and electrical trades. Incumbents may also perform journey-level activities under supervision, or after receiving detailed instructions, to learn and perfect their skills. Working knowledge of the methods, materials, tools and equipment used in the trade or trades to which assigned, working knowledge of safety standards and procedures, ability to use the tools, machines, equipment and materials of the trade to perform moderate to heavy manual labor, to understand and carry out written and oral instructions, to read materials of the trade to perform moderate to heavy manual labor, to understand and carry-out written and oral instructions, to read manuals, plans and specifications.

Illustrative tasks include but not limited to: ability to operate hand and power tools, repair, maintain, and service mechanical equipment, perform routine replacement and repair of plumbing and steam-fitting equipment, perform semi-skilled carpentry activities and, under supervision, assist in erecting and renovating buildings and structures, assists in repairing and maintaining locks, performs semi-skilled masonry repairs and installation activities, assists in painting and decorating work by performing interior and exterior painting, perform semi-skilled tasks of the electrical trade.

When deemed necessary by supervisor, incumbent may be assigned to other maintenance activities, such as snow and ice control. May occasionally operate trucks and light construction equipment.

Additional Comments The successful candidate must be authorized to work in United States. In addition to the annual salary, this position is eligible to receive $3,087.00 downstate location pay. Different hours may be required from time to time to meet the operating needs of the College.

Some positions may require additional credentials or a background check to verify your identity.

Name Chaitali Kotwal

Telephone 516-876-3179

Fax 516-876-3209

Email Address


Street PO Box 210

City Old Westbury

State NY

Zip Code 11803


Notes on ApplyingIf you are interested in applying for this position, please visit SUNY Old Westbury at All applications must be submitted online. Follow the link to apply online -

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