Gritman Medical Center

  • Engineering Tech II - Painter

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    Gritman Medical Center
    Full Time
  • Overview

    Job Summary

    Responsible for providing general maintenance services for the hospital including: painting, carpentry, minor electrical work, plumbing, heating and cooling and other tasks relating to the maintenance of the physical structure, interior finishes, HVAC systems and equipment, fire safety, mechanical/electrical and specialty systems of the hospital and satellite locations. Grounds duties including ice and snow control are included in the responsibilities of this position as directed.


    Job Requirements

    Minimum Education: High School Diploma or equivalent.

    Required Licenses: Driver's License.

    Minimum Work Experience: Minimum of one (1) year building maintenance. Five (5) years experience working with boilers, emergency generators, engines, air conditioners, pumps, plumbing fixtures, and other mechanical equipment.

    Required Skills:

    • Must be able to follow complex instructions.
    • Must be familiar with building maintenance techniques, equipment, and operation of plumbing, heating, and cooling, sanitation, refrigeration, and basic electrical systems.
    • Conduct regular preventive maintenance inspections of refrigeration units, isolated heating and ventilating units, including boilers, gas and electrically operated air-conditioning equipment, and make necessary adjustments or repairs; service and repair evaporative coolers.
    • Ability to read and interpret blueprints, control documents and technical manuals.
    • Ability to communicate effectively with coworkers, contractors, vendors, inspectors and code officials and prioritize assigned responsibilities with minimum supervision in compliance with applicable codes and standards (UBC, NEC, ASHRAE, TJC, NFPA).


    Essential Functions

    • Operates and monitors the digital control systems.
    • Demonstrates knowledge and high skill with the operation of mechanical and electrical systems.
    • Demonstrates a high level of critical thinking and decision making skills to understand and interpret information for determining a course of action in emergencies
    • Performs adjustments and repairs the hospital systems. These include generators, steam, HVAC, electrical, and refrigeration systems.
    • Communicates effectively in speaking and in writing.

    Functional Demands

    Population Served: Neonatal, pediatric, adolescent, adult, and geriatric.


    Physical Demands:

    • Lifting: Occasional Lift- Max of 50 lbs. from floor to chest height, 1 x every 2 weeks. Frequent Lift- Max of 10 lbs. floor to overhead height, 20 x hour. Items Lifted- Chairs, equipment, tools, televisions, etc…
    • Push/Pull: Moderate force to push dollies, heavy carts for 300+ yards.
    • Carry: Maximum of 50 lbs. up to 3 feet (TV, freight, parts, supplies, sinks, toilets)
    • Transfers: None-Fine Motor: High degree to manipulate tools and for occasional computer use
    • Climbing: Up to 3 minutes at one time and 60 minutes per day
    • Stand: Up to 40 minutes at one time and 6 hours per day
    • Sit: Up to 20 minutes at one time and 90 minutes per day
    • Kneeling: Up to 5 minutes at one time and 5 minutes per day
    • Stooping: Up to 10 minutes at one time and up to 4 hours per day
    • Driving: Up to 1 hour at one time and 6 hours per day.
    • Comments: Exposed to outside weather, saw vibration and hard or wet floor surfaces. Required to lay down under furniture, etc… to fix parts. Good hearing and vision. Requires extensive walking.

    Environmental Conditions

    • Location: Inside and Outside.
    • Subject to temperature extremes.
    • Environmental hazards exist with temperatures, chemicals, and power equipment.


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