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Student Facilities Technician

Apply now(opens in a new window) Job No: 506131
Division/Organization: Facilities Planning & Management
Department: Transportation Services
Job Type: UW Student Jobs
Remote Eligbility: Not Remote
Salary/Wage Range or Lump Sum: $14.50
Job Categories: Critical Thinking/Problem Solving, Teamwork/Collaboration, Customer Service

Department Overview:

UW Transportation Services is a fast-paced department within Facilities Planning and Management (FP&M) on the UW-Madison campus. We serve a variety of customers with a diverse set of parking and transportation needs.

Transportation Services is responsible for the coordination and administration of all transportation-related services for the UW campus community.

The Student Field Maintenance Technician’s primary functions include assisting with day-to-day operations in the parking ramps with campus blocking projects, ramp maintenance tasks and projects. Other responsibilities include, but not limited to, assisting with construction tasks that take place on campus and at the hospital. This position is an exciting opportunity to see behind the scenes of many initiatives that take place on campus.

Anticipated Start Date:

December 2023

Anticipated End Date (If Applicable):


Remote Work Eligibility Detail:

Not Remote


Anticipated Hours Per Week:



15-25 Hours, Will vary depending on student's availability.

Salary/Wage Range/Lump Sum:


Number of Positions:



Candidates must have the ability to work outside throughout the year.

Knowledge, Skills & Abilities:

• Excellent interpersonal communication skills, judgment, and problem-solving, strong client focus.
• Ability to work independently.
• Deadline-oriented, quality-oriented and efficient.
• Proficient in Microsoft Suites Required.

Position Summary/Job Duties:

Transportation Services is seeking a student employee to support the Field Services Department with Maintenance Operations which includes:

• Assisting department with maintenance operations which includes ramp projects, cleaning & blocking.
• Assisting with reports as needed
• Organizing campus ramp blocking requests for special events throughout campus.

Physical Demands:

Occasionally lifting up to 50 lbs.

Institutional Statements:

Equal Employment Opportunity Statement:

UW-Madison is an Equal Employment, Equal Access Employer committed to increasing the diversity of our workforce.

Institutional Statement on Diversity:

Diversity is a source of strength, creativity, and innovation for UW-Madison. We value the contributions of each person and respect the profound ways their identity, culture, background, experience, status, abilities, and opinion enrich the university community. We commit ourselves to the pursuit of excellence in teaching, research, outreach, and diversity as inextricably linked goals.

The University of Wisconsin-Madison fulfills its public mission by creating a welcoming and inclusive community for people from every background-people who as students, faculty, and staff serve Wisconsin and the world.

For more information on diversity and inclusion on campus, please visit:

Accommodation Statement:

If you need to request an accommodation because of a disability, you can find information about how to make a request at the following website:


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