19 Apr 2016

Full-Time Aluminium Technician at The American University of Nigeria (AUN)

Toni AdewunmiAnywhere

Job Description

The American University of Nigeria (AUN) was established in 2003. The institution was conceived as Africa’s first Development University. Its mission is to pioneer service learning and build leaders who will be prepared to tackle societal concerns. Located in Yola, Adamawa State, the University is a world-class career-oriented institution missioned to be an agent of change in the development of the region. AUN has a strong commitment to providing the skills and the leadership essential to solving the continent’s critical social and economic problems.

The University offers an American – style education modelled after the curriculum of American universities with corresponding approaches to teaching and students assessment. The first entering class of 124 students and 20 professors was enrolled in September 2005. In ten years, AUN is fast becoming a model for other universities in Nigeria and West Africa.

Aluminium Technician

he American University of Nigeria, Yola, is seeking for an Aluminum Technician. This position is local position and opens to indigenous and/or legal residents of Nigeria.

Department: Facilities Management

Opening Date: 19th April, 2016

Closing Date: 3rd May, 2016


The Aluminums Technician is responsible for installing, repairing and maintaining aluminium doors, windows, roofs and other fixtures in all the University buildings.
S\he may also be required to Installs door handles, locks, suspended ceilings and other fixtures. Also, assembling of aluminum materials and fixing of window blind.
Position Requirements

Relevant trade test
Experience which provides the required knowledge, skills, and abilities for this position
Minimum of Secondary School Education
Must also be available to work flexible hours.
Ability to read and interpret drawings
Ability to communicate effectively orally and in writing
Ability to establish effective professional relationships with co-workers, and upper level staff
Ability to work with glass and aluminium
knowledge of safety practices and principles related to maintenance activities
Must possess strength, stamina and willingness to perform work in all weather conditions.
Other requirements, abilities for the position:

Ability to work in a team
Demonstrate sound work ethic while
Obey standard operating procedures
Analytical and problem solving skills
Hard working
Ability to use various hand and power tools
Obey standard operating procedures
Description of Benefits
Salary and benefits are commensurate with experience and job classification as approved by the University.

Method of Application
Suitably qualified candidates should submit their resumes, cover letters and references to recruitment@aun.edu.ng before the closing date of this publication. The position being applied for should be the subject of the email. Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.

AUN is an equal opportunity employer and strives to provide a culturally diverse workforce; we do not discriminate in employment on the basis of race creed, colour, nationality, origin, age, sex, religion and marital status. For information on AUN, visit our Web site at www.americanuniversitynigeria.org

Job Categories: Job Vacancies in Nigeria. Job Types: Full-Time. Job expires in Endless.

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