The University of California, Riverside has an immediate opening for a qualified Maintenance B-Lead Sheet Metal/Welder. Maintenance B-Lead Sheet Metal/Welder is responsible for the day-to-day operation of the Sheet Metal and Welding Shop in the supervisor's absence. Facilitates work order fulfillment for fabrication, assembly, installation and repair of sheet metal products and equipment. Operates and trains others on fabricating machines, equipment, methods and materials used in performing various welding operations. Ensures work is performed in a safe manner at all times. Ensures work orders are dispatched appropriately and timely. Performs project estimating for time, labor and materials on sheet metal and welding projects. Place orders and/or receives materials based on work orders received and scheduled work. Ensures appropriate utilization of resources, seeks out opportunities to improve customer service and efficiency.
**Reporting to the division of Business & Administrative Services (BAS), Facilities Services is one of the largest departments at UC Riverside employing nearly 400 career employees. Facilities Services provides exceptional service in maintaining an environment conducive of teaching, learning, living, working and research for the entire campus community. The department maintains buildings, facilities and landscape totaling over 6 million square feet across 1,350 acres of campus. We are a team of service oriented professionals focused on exceptional client engagement, continuous improvement and development opportunities.** UC Riverside career employees who have passed their probationary period will receive priority consideration for this position. If a qualified pool of internal candidates is not identified, qualified external candidates may be considered at the discretion of the hiring department.
A University of Distinction and Diversity widely recognized as one of the most ethnically diverse research universities in the nation, the University of California, Riverside current enrollment is more than 20,000 students, with a goal of 21,000 students by 2020. The campus is in the midst of a tremendous growth spurt with new and remodeled facilities coming on-line on a regular basis.UCR is loca...ted approximately 50 miles east of downtown Los Angeles. UCR is also within easy driving distance of dozens of major cultural and recreational sites, as well as desert, mountain and coastal destinations. UCR is one of 10 universities within the prestigious University of California system, and the only UC located in Inland Southern California.