Skilled Trades Apprentice (Utilities)

Position Summary

UConn’s Facilities Operations Department has one job opening for a Skilled Trades Apprentice Utilities position at the Storrs Campus.  This position will receive on-the-job training and vocational education in order to complete the requirements of a QCW Utilities job classification within a period of time normally not to exceed two years.

This Skilled Trades Apprentice Utilities position is a permanent, full-time, 1st Shift position 37.5 hours/week, with a work schedule of Monday through Friday 7:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.  This position offers a full benefits package including medical and dental insurance.  The hourly salary is $23.43 and is non-negotiable. Please note, the hourly salary is anticipated to increase, effective July 1, 2022.

UConn offers the following benefits for NP-2 employees:

The University offers a competitive salary, and outstanding benefits, and a highly desirable work environment.  For additional information regarding benefits visit:

These positions are categorized as Emergency Support Services/Essential Staff.  Must be willing and able to work during emergency closures/delayed openings due to inclement weather or for significant events that effect campus operations. Applicants must also be willing to respond to emergencies on overtime (nights, weekends and holidays).

These positions require participation in the Weekly On-Call Rotation Schedule; when assigned to the on-call rotation, the assigned cell phone must be carried, and calls must be responded to during the on-call assignment within 15 minutes.

Please note that Facilities Operations NP-2 employees may also be required to perform job duties as assigned at any of the Regional Campuses.

This position closes on April 30th, 2023 at 11:59PM. For more details on the position, or to submit an application, please click on the link below:

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