JOB SUMMARY:

Performs routine work and assists the general maintenance workers in the Plant Operations Department. Duties performed under the direction of the immediate Supervisor.

ESSENTIAL RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Functions as a helper to HVAC, Electrical Mechanic, Plumber, or Carpenter Mechanic as directed by Supervisor.
  • Keeps all maintenance supplies in order such as screws, nuts and bolts.
  • Keeps all maintenance parts stored in orderly fashion at all times, such as electrical parts, plumbing parts, and special equipment in the Maintenance Department.
  • Maintains the Maintenance machine room and keeps all equipment clean.
  • Mixes all chemicals from A/C cooling towers and the steam boilers as directed.
  • Performs other duties as directed by Supervisor or Chief Engineer.
  • Operates, runs and understands emergency power circuitry, runs tests and trouble shooting power failure other than FP&L outages.
  • Knows codes and regulations regarding electrical safety and latest construction techniques.
  • Reads and follows electrical drawings and schematics to gather information for a particular purpose or assignment.
  • Keeps records of equipment serviced by date and extent of work.
  • Maintains electrical kitchen equipment, laundry units, air handling equipment, refrigeration, fire alarm system, etc.
  • Initiates requisition by identifying parts and quantities to be purchased.
  • Performs other duties as requested by Physical Plant Director

High School graduate with Vocational, Electrical or Trade School training. Electrician’s license is desirable. Experience as a mechanics helper in one of the trades preferred.

On the Job and Technical Experience Required:

One year of experience in hospital maintenance or an equivalent of five years on the job experience in high rise building maintenance or related field.