Job Description

General Services Assistant

Requisition IDreq7427
Working TitleGeneral Services Assistant
Position Grade05
Position Summary

UNM’s Facilities Management (FM) has a great entry-level opportunity for a highly motivated individual to join our team as a General Services Assistant. The qualified candidate will provide a diverse range of routine general services to support FM-Lock Shop. Basic duties to this position include clerical services,
equipment operation, basic maintenance and repair, materials handling, custodial services, logistical support, routine security, and superb customer. Specific duties in relation to the FM-Lock Shop division are assisting with lock installation, maintenance and re-keying services, key issuance/replacement, and records management.

For more information about FM-Lock Shop visit:

See the Position Description for additional information.

Conditions of Employment
  • Successful candidate must submit to post-offer, pre-employment physical examination and medical history check.
Minimum Qualifications

High school diploma or GED; at least 1 year of experience directly related to the duties and responsibilities specified.

Completed degree(s) from an accredited institution that are above the minimum education requirement may be substituted for experience on a year for year basis.

Preferred Qualifications
  • Previous locksmith experience.
  • Detailed oriented & self-started.
  • Able to multi-task.
  • Able to work standing for long periods.
  • Basic Microsoft Word, Excel and Access knowledge.
  • Good verbal and written skills.
  • Good communication skills.
  • Bi-Lingual a plus.
Additional RequirementsPlease include ALL previous relevant work experience on your application (DO NOT limit it to your most recent employers). Also, please ensure you list the minimum licensures required to meet eligibility for the position. See Minimum Requirements.
CampusMain - Albuquerque, NM
DepartmentFM Lock Shop (821E6)
Employment TypeStaff
Staff TypeRegular - Full-Time
Term End Date
Pay$9.49 - $13.29 Hourly
Benefits EligibleThis is a benefits eligible position. The University of New Mexico provides a comprehensive package of benefits including medical, dental, vision, and life insurance. In addition, UNM offers educational benefits through the tuition remission and dependent education programs. See the Benefits home page for a more information.
ERB StatementTemporary and on-call employees working an appointment percentage of 26 (.26 FTE) or greater, per quarter, will be eligible to earn retirement service credits and thus are required to make New Mexico Educational Retirement Board (NMERB) contributions. More information pertaining to your FTE and NMERB contributions can be reviewed on the NMERB Guidelines Clarified webpage.
Background Check RequiredNo
For Best Consideration Date12/31/2018
Application InstructionsPlease attach resume, cover letter, and reference list for three (3) prior supervisors and their contact information. Within the application, under Resume&Application, please ensure you complete the section for "Average Hours Worked/Week".

Positions posted with a Staff Type of Regular or Term are eligible for the Veteran Preference Program. See the Veteran Preference Program webpage for additional details.

The University of New Mexico is committed to hiring and retaining a diverse workforce. We are an Equal Opportunity Employer, making decisions without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, veteran status, disability, or any other protected class.

Application Instructions

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