Operates and maintains mechanical equipment including pumps, compressors, centrifugal chillers, hot water and steam boilers, steam system components such as pressure reducing stations, clinical gas distribution systems, domestic water and sewer systems, Pneumatic Tube system.
Performs minor repairs, building maintenance, and routine floor calls when assigned.
Participates with Emergency Responses for Fire, Bomb Threat, Chemical Release, Internal and External Disaster and Utility Failures.
Reports damages, defects, and other issues pertaining to mechanical equipment.
Maintains record of service cycles and other maintenance activities conducted.
Participates in continuous quality improvement activities and teams.
Participates in supporting the organization’s vision, mission and values and adheres to DeKalb Medical Standards of Behavior.
Performs other duties as assigned to meet the goals and objectives of DeKalb Medical.
Minimum Education, Experience and Licensure Required:
High School Education or GED equivalent.
Electrical and maintenance mechanic experience.
Some trade or technical school desired.
Military training desired.
Minimum 5 five Years of Related Experience
Trade Certification Preferred
Supervisory Experience Preferred
Skills, Knowledge and Abilities:
Demonstrates good mechanical aptitude, ability to read and follow instructions, both verbal and written.
Ability to read blueprints preferable.
Demonstrates good arithmetic skills.
Fluent English written and verbal, and legible handwriting.
Must be able to maintain acceptable competency evaluations at orientation and at least annually.
Good motor control and manual dexterity for operating equipment
Average to above average body strength
Ability to work from ladders, on roof tops, and in hot noisy areas
Must have good stamina and be capable of performing tedious manual tasks
Possess knowledge and desire to work in a “self-directed” environment to respond to the needs of our customers.
Provides guidance and assistance to entry level Engineering Technicians and interns.
Computer knowledge to work with a Computerized Maintenance Management Software Program to receive and complete documentation / workorders.
Reports to: Plant Operations Manager and Supervisor
Positions Supervised: General supervision assigned to assist in specific task.