Posted on 12/7/2017
Assists in the performance of duties necessary to keep the physical structure and associated equipment of the an acute care hospital in good repair.
Primary duties include maintenance and repairs. Performs preventive maintenance duties to all physical structures of facilities and complies with all building safety codes. This is to include facility equipment and associated controls. Performs manual duties as requested (i.e., moving supplies, replacing light bulbs, plumbing, hvac, and electrical repairs). Reports to the Facility Manager.
Some or completed college or technical school; facilities maintenance background in any industry and/or military facilities background and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience.
Facility Engineer I is an entry level position into this industry
Must successfully pass criminal background check
Must complete and/or take all required health screening and vaccines
Physical Demands and Working Conditions:
The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. • While performing the duties of Facility Engineer I, the employee is frequently required to walk; use hands to finger, handle, or feel objects, tools or controls; and talk or hear. The employee is occasionally required to stand; sit; reach with hands and arms; climb or balance; stoop; kneel, crouch or crawl; and taste or smell. The employee must occasionally lift and/or move up to 100 pounds. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception and the ability to adjust focus. • While performing the duties of this job, the employee occasionally works near moving mechanical parts; in high, precarious places; in outside weather conditions; and with explosives and is occasionally exposed to wet and/or humid conditions, fumes or airborne particles, toxic or caustic chemicals, extreme cold, extreme heat, risk of electrical shock, risk of radiation and vibration. The noise level in the work environment is usually moderate.
Hospital experience a Plus!