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Company: University of Oklahoma
Location: Norman
Posted on: June 9, 2021

Job Description:

Basic functions: The role of the Athletics Maintenance- Painter is to perform daily duties assigned by the director that are both scheduled and unscheduled. Responsibilities include, but not limited to painting, texturing, framing repairs, sheetrock repairs, general maintenance, assistance with game day operations, and event setup as required.

Essential Functions:

  • Painting . Includes brushing, rolling, taping, texturing, and spraying. Ensures materials and supplies are available for each job. Must be familiar with paint/stain products for priming, finishing, stripping, cleaning, and clear coat finishes to various structures and equipment throughout the athletic facilities. Remodels, repairs, textures and drywall work as needed.
  • Maintenance. Assist with general athletics facility maintenance
  • Material Requisition. Requisitions material for work orders. Assists supervisor in establishing proper materials inventory.
  • Record Maintenance . Maintains records of hours spent on each job and a list of the materials used for each job.
  • Continuing Education . Continues to stay abreast of changing technologies, procedures, and new product items by reading appropriate trade journals, safety codes, and operating manuals.
  • Events. Assist with event set-up and breakdown
  • Collaboration. Collaborates with others for the purpose of implementing and maintaining facility services (5%)
  • Planning. Develops long and short-range maintenance plans/programs for the purpose of ensuring that university resources are effectively used

Required Education: GED/High School Grad or equivalent combination of education/job related experience, AND:

  • 6 - 18 months of related maintenance experience

Skills :

  • Ability to communicate orally and in writing as required to exchange information
  • Strong initiative to solve problems
  • Knowledge of mixing paints, varnishes and other additives
  • Ability to work with a diverse group of coaches, administration and student-athletes
  • Must be able to work off of a ladder
  • Highly organized and able to handle multiple projects and deadlines
  • Detail oriented for accuracy of data and information

Certifications :

  • Driver's License to operate university vehicles

Advertised Physical Requirements:

  • Exposure to physically demanding tasks; regular exposure to noise and odors; lifting 50 lbs or more on occasion; bending and stooping
  • Must be able to engage in repetitive motions, communicate and drive

Departmental Preferences:

  • Forklift Certification or ability to earn forklift certification with-in 1 year
  • Ability and willingness to adhere to department, university, Big 12, and NCAA rules and regulations

Supervision: No Supervisory Duties

Special Instructions:
If you are selected as a final candidate for this position, you will be subject to The University of Oklahoma Norman Campus Tuberculosis Testing policy. To view the policy, visit

Diversity Statement The University of Oklahoma is committed to achieving a diverse, equitable, and inclusive university community by embracing each persons unique contributions, background, and perspectives. The University recognizes that fostering an inclusive environment for all, with particular attention to the needs of historically marginalized populations, is vital to the pursuit of excellence in all aspects of our institutional mission. This enhances the OU experience for all students, faculty and staff, and for the communities that we engage.


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Keywords: University of Oklahoma, Norman , Painter, Other , Norman, Oklahoma

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