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Temporary Parking Facilities Mechanic

Posting ID 117061
Department Parking and Transportation/VP Finance & Operations
Jobcode Parking Facilities Mechanic
Working Title Temporary Parking Facilities Mechanic

The University of Iowa Parking & Transportation Department is looking for Parking Facilities Mechanics. Pay rate of $14.23 per hour.

Duties include:

Maintain safety, readiness, and cleanliness of parking ramps, surface lots and pedestrian areas through the operations of industrial sweepers, power washers, snow plows, sanders, skid loaders, paint machines, trucks and hand work.

Perform custodial tasks (vacuuming, sweeping, mopping, general cleaning) within cashier booths and other areas as assigned.

Assist in the installation, repair, and replacement of signs, lights, parking meters, bumper blocks, and various parking equipment. Perform light plumbing, electrical, and carpentry work to maintain parking facilities and equipment. Provide weed control in parking lots.

Support various campus events by providing and placing parking and traffic control equipment. Provide event clean up. Respond to requests to resolve parking and traffic related safety concerns. Support University emergency service operations for floods, fire, and other events.

Attend meetings and inform supervision and dispatch operations of status of various projects.


Possession of a valid driver's license.

Successful candidates will be subject to a criminal background check.

Hours to be determined: 1st, 2nd, and 3rd shifts available.

Phone: (319) 384-4130
Application Instructions To apply, please send resume and hours of availability to Ken Friedhoff at
Ad Start Date 06/01/2019
Ad End Date 08/01/2019