Employment Type

: Full-Time


: Miscellaneous

Employment Type: Full time Shift: Description: Maintains Medical Center facilities to enhance healthcare, medical education and medical research missions by performing skilled maintenance, repair, alteration and installation tasks at the journeyman skill level for piping and other components of facility heating ventilating and air-conditioning systems, steam distribution system, fire sprinkles and natural gas and medical gas systems. FACILITY REPAIR - Provides timely and proper response to assigned service calls and work orders to maintain a safe and efficient facility environment. Typical tasks include, but are not limited to: Maintaining and repairing high, medium, and low pressure steam distribution system components. Maintaining, repairing and replacing unit heaters, radiators, steam traps and controls to keep equipment operating efficiently. Repairing steam, condensate, water, hot water, fire sprinkler and sewer systems. Repairing, replacing, rebuilding various valves and pumps. Repairing, maintaining, replacing, installing and adjusting fans and coils for building air handling units. Repairing, maintaining, and adjusting pneumatic controls for HVAC equipment. Repairing, replacing and installing pipe supports and pipe insulation.Developing and fab ricating innovative methods, components and equipment to meet specialized needs. FACILITIES INSPECTION/PREVENTATIVE MAINTENANCE - Supports the plant maintenance department's objective to minimize the adverse impact facility deficiencies might have on building occupants by performing timely, complete, and accurate facility inspections and preventive maintenance, at a level just above that expected of a journeyman. Typical tasks include, but are not limited to: Conducting assigned work orders to inspect facility condition of various building mechanical system components, e.g. steam traps, valves, pumps, piping, air handing units, etc. Completing assigned preventive maintenance tasks in a workman like manner. Providing supervisor with complete, accurate, and timely reports and recommendations from inspections, especially when findings indicate that follow-on action is required. Preparing complete, accurate, and timely estimates of time and materials required to correct problems identified. Making recommendations to supervisors to improve the inspection/preventive maintenance program effectiveness. CUSTOMER SUPPORT - Promotes customer satisfaction by assisting building tenants in resolving facility related problems with involve pipefitter work. Typical tasks include, but are not limited to: Working effectively with representatives of customer departments to define facility problems, develop and evaluate alternative solutions, and execute correction or installation in a manner that supports the customer department's mission. Providing complete, accurate, and timely estimates of time and materials required to support special customer requests. Promoting effective communications with customer departments in a manner that enhances the plant maintenance department's reputation. Assisting project managers, designers and contractors performing additions and modifications to building systems. Performing work in a manner that avoids unnecessary disruption of customer activities, e.g. management of outages and/or providing temporary service as appropriate. SAFETY AND DISASTER RESPONSE - Executes assigned task consistent with all applicable safety procedures to minimize risk to self and associates. Provides timely and proper disaster response support, e.g., storm damage, etc. Typical tasks include, but are not limited to: Knowing and complying with LUMC safety policies and procedures. Reporting injuries and accidental exposures to supervisor. Participating in assigned training, e.g. CPR, first aid, respirator, general infection control precautions, etc. Regularly reviewing safety procedures associated with assigned tasks and requesting training as needed. Reporting safety deficiencies observed to supervisor and/or safety facilitator according to established procedures and standards. Responding to fire alarms and other disaster drills or actual incidents in accordance to established procedures and standards. ORGANIZATIONAL SUPPORT - Assisting with other trade/maintenance tasks as directed by the supervisor. Training and assisting other members of the maintenance staff as required or as directed by the supervisors. Complying with department standards for attendance, appearance, and general rules of conduct. Minimum Education: * Required: High School Diploma plus training acquired through work experience or education * Preferred: N/A - Not Applicable * Specify Degree(s): Vocational training, apprenticeship or comparable on the job training. * Residency: N/A Minimum Experience: * Expertise typically acquired through eight years experience in the trade with strong preference for prior hospital or facility campus experience. License/Certification: * Current Illinois Drivers License * Current welder certification for steam piping and/or medical gas piping is desired Trinity Health's Commitment to Diversity and Inclusion Trinity Health employs about 133,000 colleagues at dozens of hospitals and hundreds of health centers in 22 states. Because we serve diverse populations, our colleagues are trained to recognize the cultural beliefs, values, traditions, language preferences, and health practices of the communities that we serve and to apply that knowledge to produce positive health outcomes. We also recognize that each of us has a different way of thinking and perceiving our world and that these differences often lead to innovative solutions. Trinity Health's dedication to diversity includes a unified workforce (through training and education, recruitment, retention and development), commitment and accountability, communication, community partnerships, and supplier diversity.


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