Maintenance Mechanic
Philadelphia, PA
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Job Description PRIMARY FUNCTION:
Makes periodic inspections of and maintains all equipment associated with supplying safety lighting, plumbing, heating and ventilation, air conditioning, control systems and any other system for which responsible.

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS:
Make checks of all mechanical area equipment and log in same.

Handle maintenance calls from the main office.

Maintain records as required.

Combined responsibilities of testing and running of emergency generators along with the electricians

Perform other related duties as assigned.

Maintain and repair distribution systems involving vacuum, medical air, medical gas systems and air compressors.

Maintain and repair pneumatic equipment located in engine rooms, such as hot water convertor, thermostats, induction units, sump pumps and all piping pertaining to the function of this equipment.

Minor electrical work, such as disconnecting leads on motors, resetting breakers, replacing lights and etc.

Changing of air filters in all large air handling equipment along with cleaning and painting in mechanical areas.

MINOR PLUMBING REPAIRS: repair of an existing plumbing fixture which includes valves, washers, "O" rings, etc., clearance of stoppages, stoppage of leaks. Condenser cleaning on chillers, and cleaning and maintenance on water towers. Cleaning of air handling unit coils .
Interacts with co-workers, visitors, and other staff consistent with the core values of the University .

EDUCATIONAL/TRAINING REQUIREMENTS :
High School or GED required. Technical School preferred.

EXPERIENCE REQUIREMENTS :
Three (3) years - with technical school
Four (4) years - without technical school

Jefferson Health delivers state of the art healthcare services to patients throughout the Delaware Valley and southern New Jersey. Jefferson (Philadelphia University + Thomas Jefferson University) provides more than 8,400 students from nearly 40 states and 40 countries with 21st century professional education. Combined, we have 30,000 employees.

Jefferson Health , with 14 hospitals (seven are Magnet designated by the ANCC for nursing excellence) and 40+ outpatient and urgent care locations, offers a broad range of primary and complex, highly specialized care that touches the lives of more than four million patients annually . U.S. News & World Report has ranked Thomas Jefferson University Hospital among the nation's best in 10 specialties. Jefferson Health also includes the NCI designated Sidney Kimmel Cancer Center; it is one of only 70 such centers in the nation.

Jefferson (Philadelphia University + Thomas Jefferson University) has ten colleges and three schools that offer more than 160 undergraduate and graduate programs. Our University is dedicated to inter-professional and transdisciplinary approaches to learning that offer a vibrant and expandable platform for professional education. Through this unique model, we are preparing our students for current and yet to be imagined careers.

As an employer, the Jefferson Enterprise maintains a commitment to provide equal access to employment. Jefferson values diversity and encourages applications from women, members of minority groups, LGBTQ individuals, disabled individuals, and veterans.
Job Type Full-time