The Zone Mechanic performs a variety of skilled and semiskilled work in connection with the maintenance and repair of Bayhealth's main hospital campuses and satellite buildings. Work assignments involve planned maintenance, assigned maintenance or repairs, work requests and system troubleshooting in several building maintenance trades; to include: painting, plastering, carpentry, roofing, masonry, basic electricity, basic HVAC, and plumbing.
Minimum Education and Experience:
High school diploma or GED or equivalent certification.
Completion of a registered apprenticeship program in plumbing, electric, air conditioning/refrigeration, locksmith or allied maintenance trade.
Two years' experience in the operation, maintenance and repair of complex facilities and systems; including use of advanced skills in plumbing, electric, air conditioning/ refrigeration, locksmith and/or allied maintenance trade.
Hands-on recent (last 3 years) experience in the operation and maintenance of a healthcare facility
Experience in broad range of maintenance activities in a fast paced environment
Current driver's license; must be at least 21 years of age, with no more than 3 moving violations or accidents in the past 3 years due to insurance carrier requirements
Certificate of completion from a registered apprenticeship program in plumbing, electric, air conditioning/refrigeration, locksmith or allied maintenance trade.
Special Knowledge, Skills, and/or Abilities
Must be proficient in reading, writing and speaking English
Ability to read and interpret blue prints and CAD drawings
Proper use and care of the various tools to include, but not limited to, electrical multi-meter, hand and power tools needed to operate, maintain, and repair hospital systems and components.
Solid knowledge of internal and external building wall construction, minor and major drywall repairs, building painting schedules and application methods, flooring applications, ceiling construction, roofing systems, nurse call systems, patient bed maintenance, and patient stretcher maintenance.
Technical skills and knowledge of maintenance, repair methods, and practices in several building maintenance trades; including knowledge of painting, plastering, carpentry, roofing, masonry, basic electricity, basic HVAC, and plumbing.
Excellent communication and customer service skills.
Exacting attention to detail
Ability to troubleshoot and correct problems in building systems and components to include plumbing, motors, fans, heating and cooling units, simple electrical circuits, hospital bed, etc.