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East Tennessee State University

Swimming Pool Maintenance Technician

Title Code: 7450 

Occ. Group: 

Swimming Pool Maintenance Technician

Expectations for All Employees

East Tennessee State University pursues its mission based upon core values. An employee's job performance must support and exhibit the university's core values:

PEOPLE come first, are treated with dignity and respect, and are encouraged to achieve their full potential;
RELATIONSHIPS are built on honesty, integrity and trust;
of people and thought is respected;
is achieved through teamwork, leadership, creativity, and a strong work ethic;
is achieved through wise use of human and financial resources; and COMMITMENT to intellectual achievement is embraced.


Employees in this class are under general supervision. Work performed in swimming pool maintenance. Performs other duties as assigned. 

Characteristic Duties and Responsibilities

Maintains chemical purity of pool water.

Sets, adjusts, and tests control and monitoring instruments.

Plans and schedules pool maintenance programs.

Maintains adequate supplies of chemicals and pool supplies.

Implements and maintains preventive maintenance program.

Uses tools and equipment necessary to pool maintenance.

Trains and supervises employees in proper pool maintenance and repair.

May oversee, direct, or check work of lower level custodial workers, temporary employees or student workers.

Performs other duties as assigned. 

Required Knowledge and Abilities

Ability to train and supervise.

Knowledge of chemicals and chemical levels.

Knowledge of chemical safety.

Ability to provide preventive maintenance.

Knowledge of equipment, tools, and materials common to pool maintenance.

Ability to read blueprints.

Administrative ability. 

Recommended Qualifications

Applicants possessing these qualifications have a good probability for success in this class. However, applicants not possessing these qualifications should apply if they believe their training and experience will enable them to perform the work successfully. High school graduate or equivalent, two years experience in swimming pool maintenance and/or equivalent training, including knowledge of chemicals and chemical safety. 

Date         Skill         Eval             
5/1/83          5     4320242130

The intent of this job description is to provide a representative summary of the types of duties and responsibilities that will be required of positions given this title and shall not be construed as a declaration of the specific duties and responsibilities of any particular position.

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