University of Utah Job Description
Supervises personnel in the Machine/Metals Shop in the design, layout, fabrication, building and repairing of equipment, furniture, etc. Ensures the shop is running smoothly and effectively in meeting maintenance and construction needs of the University.
Five years of previous sheet metal work, machining and welding experience; previous supervisory and budgeting experience or equivalency (one year of education can be substituted for two years of related work experience) required. Demonstrated oral and written communication skills, analytical, and troubleshooting skills; and demonstrated customer services skills also required.
Applicants must demonstrate the potential ability to perform the essential functions of the job as outlined in the position description.
This job description has been designed to indicate the general nature and level of work performed by employees within this classification. It is not designed to contain or be interpreted as a comprehensive inventory of all duties, responsibilities and qualifications required of employees assigned to the job.
This position is given authority to make expenditures from his/her authorized assigned budget within the guidelines of University policy. He/she also has the authority to hire, fire, train and make salary decisions on employees assigned to the Machine/Metal Shop and to prioritize and make work assignments.
Challenges encountered in this position include the coordination between the shop and the Purchasing Department in ordering and receiving materials needed for specific projects; the coordination of work projects with departments on campus and receiving needed paperwork authorizing the work; and the coordination of the paperwork flow between the shop and the Work Planning Section.
250 East 200 South, Suite 125,
Salt Lake City, Utah 84111
Phone: 801.581.2169 Email: AskHR@utah.edu
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