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Broad, open landscape accented by rolling hills and big sky vistas with lots of clean air and bright days, hundreds of lakes and waterways for a myriad of outdoor adventures from canoeing, hiking, rock climbing to alpine and cross-country skiing. Our students value the talented, caring faculty, small student-centered classes, and close student-instructor rapport. Liberal arts and professional studies programs with service-learning, internship, and undergraduate research opportunities describe intellectual adventure at UM-Presque Isle. Come join our North of Ordinary university community.

One of seven autonomous campuses within the University of Maine System, the University of Maine at Presque Isle provides its 1,500 traditional and non-traditional students from the United States and Canada with life-changing opportunities in a caring, small-university environment. It combines liberal arts and selected professional studies programs and serves as a cultural and educational resource for the entire area.


Facilities Maintenance Workers CL1

2 Positions

The University of Maine at Presque Isle is accepting applications for two Facilities Maintenance Workers. These positions will be responsible for cleaning university buildings and assigned rooms, maintaining the grounds and landscaping, and performing routine maintenance. Must enjoy working in a University setting, provide exemplary customer service, and ensure that all environments are maintained to a high standard. 

Qualifications: A high school graduate or equivalent; Experience with cleaning of all areas within both commercial & residential buildings and performing grounds keeping is preferred. The successful candidate must be able to perform demanding duties such as lifting, pushing and pulling objects, bending and kneeling down. A clean driving record is required.

Two shifts are available, Sunday thru Thursday 10pm to 6:30am and Friday thru Tuesday 2:30pm to 11pm. Hourly rate of pay is $10.57 plus $0.40/hr shift differential. Applications are available at the Human Resources Office, 126 Preble Hall, University of Maine at Presque Isle, 181 Main Street, Presque Isle, Maine 04769, or online at http://www.umpi.edu/employment. Interested individuals can download an application and send it to Ms. Barbara Lambert, Human Resources, University of Maine at Presque Isle, 181 Main Street, Presque Isle, Maine 04769. (207) 768 9549. Email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.. The successful candidate will be subject to appropriate background checks.

The position is opened until filled; however, applications received after the first screening date of October 27, 2014, will be considered at the discretion of the University.

The University of Maine at Presque Isle is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, age disability, protected veterans status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

Mechanical Specialist -Plumber Career Level 3

The University of Maine at Presque Isle is accepting applications for a Mechanical Specialist- Plumber. The successful candidate will perform skilled installation, maintenance and repair work in plumbing. Typical job duties may include:

• Operating hand and power tools associated with the plumbing trade.
• Installing, cleaning and repairing water and waste lines to a wide variety of
  equipment.
• Installing, repairing and periodically testing valves, sump pumps, water circulators
  and backflow preventers.
• Installing, cleaning and repairing underground water and sewage piping.
• Requisitions supplies and materials from stockroom; and orders from vendor.
• Installing and repairing piping for gas, air, vacuum and sprinkler systems; 
  fabricating ductwork and plumbing parts.
• Reading blueprints and piping diagrams.

In addition to responding to a full range of calls for service in the skilled trade, this position also assists in multiple skilled trades work as well as grounds and facility maintenance work. Requirements: High school diploma or GED, Masters Certification in plumbing required. HVAC experience preferred.

This 7am -3:30pm shift position may include weekends and occasional evenings. The hourly rate of pay is $15.55/hour plus an outstanding benefits package. Applications are available at the Human Resources Office, 126 Preble Hall, University of Maine at Presque Isle, 181 Main Street, Presque Isle, Maine 04769, or online at http://www.umpi.edu/employment.The successful candidate will be subject to applicable background checks.

Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until a suitable candidate is found.

The University of Maine at Presque Isle is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, age, disability, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

Administrative Specialist Career Level 2

Reposted

Office of Student Records

The Office of Student Records is looking to fill the position of Administrative Specialist Career Level 2. The Administrative Specialist will be responsible for assisting with front office operations and duties relevant to providing administrative support to the Director including: handling verbal and written communications; responding to inquiries related to student transfer, class enrollments, policy and procedures; scanning and linking documents; maintaining databases and generating queries; and other duties relevant to the administrative support for the Director. In addition, the Specialist will be responsible for processing and analyzing external transcripts and performing degree audits, which includes: identifying courses that transfer from other institutions; determining which courses apply toward a student’s graduation; and performing other related activities.

QUALIFICATIONS: Required: High school diploma and a minimum of two years’ progressively more responsible clerical and administrative experience. Demonstrated excellent communications skills and proven exemplary customer service distinction. Experience with database management, document creation and editing, and the ability to manage complex, non-routine tasks with general supervision are also required. Preferred: Associate’s Degree or higher.

The starting wage is $13.41 with an excellent benefits package.  To apply, please send a letter of application, resume and three professional references to Ms. Barbara Lambert, Human Resources, University of Maine at Presque Isle, 181 Main Street, Presque Isle, Maine 04769. (207) 768-9549. Email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it .  In addition, candidates are asked to complete an application for classified employment which can be downloaded at www.umpi.edu/employment. The successful candidate will be subject to a background check.  

Review of applications will begin on November 3, 2014.

The University of Maine at Presque Isle is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, age disability, protected veterans status, or any other characteristic protected by law.