Maintenance Technician
Wheeling, IL 
Posted 23 days ago
Job Description

Who We Are:

National Louis is a 135+ year old university that has been grounded in the values of innovation, access, excellence, and equity from its inception. As an institution we believe in providing access to educational opportunity and that education is our greatest lever for social and economic mobility. We are a student-focused community that is committed to continuous improvement and asks how do we become more “student ready” so that we may better serve our students. We believe that through education we are able to empower change and build healthy communities. Our community works hard in the service of students and supports one another like a family. 

What We Offer:

At National Louis University we offer our employees an innovative environment to work together and inspire the ideas that will make an impact. As our external environment changes, our employees are provided the opportunities and tools needed to grow both personally and professionally to remain successful. NLU employees and dependents are offered a wide range of benefits, including but not limited to, Health Insurance benefits, Retirement benefits, Paid Time Off and Educational Benefits.

Essential Responsibilities:

  • Completion of daily work requests, and event set-up.
  • Completion of project work, including but not limited to painting, furniture assembly and repair, faculty - staff
    office moves, minor construction and repairs, etc.
  • Preventative maintenance.
  • Assist with campus security, and university safety policies, serving as a point of contact for local emergency
    responders in the absence of a Facilities Management supervisor on campus, securing the building if closing the
    campus, etc.
  • Key / access distribution, and assist with ID card requests as necessary.
  • Serve as back-up driver for intercampus mail delivery.
  • Assist with supplemental, daytime cleaning (primary cleaning happens in the evening).
  • Other duties as assigned.

Qualifications and Skills:

  • 1 -3 years experience with General building maintenance
  • Basic computer knowledge
  • High School Diploma

NLU Inclusion Statement:

National Louis University is deeply committed to serving its community, advancing access and equity, and ensuring that all individuals are welcomed and valued.  We are dedicated to fostering a culture where diversity, equity, and inclusion remain at the core of who we are. These are more than just words to us: they are truly a way of life for the NLU community. We recognize that differences in abilities, age, ethnicity, gender (identity and expression), race, religion, sexual orientation, socio-economic status, and background bring richness to our work environment. We affirm diverse perspectives, innovative contributions, and authentic presentations of self from every member within the NLU community. We believe inclusion is grounded in the actions we intentionally take each day. Our goal is to inspire and empower NLU employees and community members to cultivate an environment where we collectively focus on uplifting and advancing our institutional culture.


Job Summary
Employment Term and Type
Regular, Full Time
Hours per Week
Required Education
High School or Equivalent
Required Experience
1 to 3 years
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