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Mechanic Maintenance Shift

Competition #:833403

Job Title:Mechanic Maintenance Shift

Department:Engineering & Plant Services

Job Category:Engineering

New Work Type:Full-Time Permanent

Positions Available:1

Union Affiliation:SEIU1

Posted Date:07/11/18

Closing date:23/11/18

Salary Range:$25.65 - $30.20 per hour

FTE Assignment (Cas=0.000001):1.0


  • Operates the Hospital's systems to specified parameters for safety, comfort and client requirements.
  • Monitors equipment operating parameters to ensure safety and efficiency levels.
  • Monitors and adjusts chemical treatment systems.
  • Troubleshoots and repairs all equipment.
  • Performs routine preventative maintenance and inspection of all mechanical equipment, including air handling units, pumps, chillers, heat exchangers, and compressors.


  • Must be a licensed mechanic with the proper training and education
  • 4th Class Stationary Engineer preferred or a Building Systems Technologist.
  • Minimum two years recent experience in the maintenance of mechanical equipment in a hospital environment.
  • Demonstrated ability to provide excellent customer service.
  • Good understanding of automated building systems.
  • Must be able to speak, read, write and understand English.
  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills.
  • Ability to work in a fast paced environment and prioritize work requests appropriately.
  • Proven problem recognition and problem solving skills.
  • Must be able to work independently as well as work effectively as part of the team.
  • Must be physically able to perform the job.
  • Must have an excellent attendance record.

HOURS:  Must be available for 12 hour rotating shifts (days, nights and weekends).