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- SUBARU FACILITY MAINTENANCE TECHNICIAN - ID# 17426 -

September 27, 2017

SUBARU FACILITY MAINTENANCE TECHNICIAN - ID# 17426

National Astronomical Observatory of Japan. Regular, Full-Time, RCUH Non-Civil Service position with the Subaru Telescope, National Astronomical Observatory of Japan (NAOJ), located in Hilo, Hawai'i. Continuation of employment is dependent upon program/operational needs, satisfactory work performance, availability of funds, and compliance with applicable Federal/State laws.


MINIMUM MONTHLY SALARY:
$2,357-$3,100/Mon., commensurate with qualifications and experience.


DUTIES:
Maintains observatory facilities at Hilo and the Maunakea summit. Inspects, monitors, troubleshoots, maintains, services, improves & repairs fixtures, equipment, storage areas, communication equipment, & buildings of the base & summit facilities. Responds to facility emergencies, regardless of causes, including plumbing problems and snow/ice removal. Prepares & updates records, checklists, reports & logs on facility-related matters. Assists day crews in obtaining materials, supplies & contractors. Assists administration in the preparation of plans, contracts, negotiations & schedules on facility-related matters. Assists with on-site coordination of contractors' & day crew's activities.


PRIMARY QUALIFICATIONS: EDUCATION/TRAINING:
Associate's Degree from an accredited community college.


EXPERIENCE:
One to three (1-3) years of experience in the maintenance of a large facility.


ABIL/KNOW/SKILLS:
Knowledge and experience using Microsoft Office applications. Knowledge of mechanical repairing techniques. Ability to repair maintenance equipment and machinery. Must possess a valid driver's license (and if use of personal vehicle on the job is required, must also have valid personal driver's insurance equivalent to Hawai'i's No-Fault Driver's Insurance) and maintain throughout the duration of employment. Must be able to drive a 4-wheel drive vehicle with manual transmission to the Maunakea summit safely.


PHYSICAL/MEDICAL REQUIREMENTS:
Able to lift and carry up to fifty (50) pounds of equipment. Post Offer/Employment Condition: Must be able to work at 14,000 feet and pass a post offer high-altitude medical examination.


POLICY AND/OR REGULATORY REQUIREMENTS:
As a condition of employment, employee will be subject to all applicable RCUH policies and procedures and, as applicable, subject to University of Hawai'i's and/or business entity's policies and procedures. Violation of RCUH's, UH's, or business entity's policies and/or procedures or applicable State or Federal laws and/or regulations may lead to disciplinary action (including, but not limited to possible termination of employment, personal fines, civil and/or criminal penalties, etc.).


SECONDARY QUALIFICATIONS:
Ability to comprehend, speak and/or understand Japanese. Ability to prepare/revise facility-related drawings by using CAD software. Knowledge of business practices of local contractors. Possess a CDL Class B License.


INQUIRIES: Dr. Ikuru Iwata 934-7788 (Hawai'i).


APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS:
Please go to www.rcuh.com and click on "Job Postings." You must submit the following documents online to be considered for the position: 1) Cover Letter, 2) Resume, 3) Salary History, 4) Supervisory References, 5) Copy of Degree(s)/Transcript(s)/Certificate(s). All online applications must be submitted/received by the closing date (11:59 P.M. Hawai'i Standard Time/RCUH receipt time) as stated on the job posting. If you do not have access to our system and the closing date is imminent, you may send additional documents to rcuh_employment@rcuh.com. If you have questions on the application process and/or need assistance, please call (808)956-8344 or (808)956-0872.


CLOSING DATE: October 27, 2017.

RCUH's mission is to support the research and training programs of the University of Hawai'i and to enhance research, development, and training generally in Hawai'i.

Equal Opportunities Employer - Minorities/Women/Disability/Veteran.

 

 

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