Job Title:
Facilities Mechanic Sys Assoc
Job ID:
University Hospitals
Facilities - Bldg Operations
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Shift Varies
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Position summary

Facilities Mechanic Sys Assoc (Job Opening 437770) - Scope of Position: The Mechanical Shop is responsible for maintaining and repairing the health systemsa?? mechanical systems and related equipment. Mechanical systems and equipment include but are not limited to HVAC/R, pluming, fire protection, indoor air quality, pumps and rotating equipment. This title is covered under the current Agreement between The Ohio State University and Communication Workers of America Local 4501. Shift, hours, days, and/or location are subject to change based on operational need in accordance with the collective bargaining agreement; may work overtime; subject to 24 hour emergency call. Will require the successful completion of a criminal background check and motor vehicle review; may require employee health evaluation and vaccinations. Position Summary: Under general supervision of a senior technician or supervisor, performs tasks that ensure the uninterrupted operations of mechanical systems and equipment. Inspects, tests, installs, fabricates, modifies, rigs, maintains, troubleshoots, and repairs mechanical systems and equipment. Mechanical systems and equipment include, but are not limited to: boilers, compressed gas systems, laboratory and industrial kitchen HVAC/R equipment (e.g., ice machines, freezers, refrigerators), rotating equipment (e.g., compressors, pumps), drain, waste and vent systems, specialty water systems (e.g., chlorine dioxide, de-ionized water, reverse osmosis), domestic water systems and plumbing fixtures. Responds to emergency situations and evaluates and corrects defects. Assists other trades as needed; adheres to all safety practices and procedures; cleans and maintains work areas and equipment; attends meetings; properly completes documentation; provides a high level of customer service; communicates to customers, coworkers and supervision via written, electronic and verbal methods and devices; operates department vehicles; performs other duties as assigned. Actively supports our commit

Education and experience

High school diploma/GED or equivalent combination of education and experience; one years’ experience in maintenance of HVAC/R, plumbing, or machinist trade and related equipment or equivalent combination of education and experience; obtain the following within the probationary period:  EPA Section 608 Technician Certification- Universal; successful completion of probationary period includes demonstrated competence in one of the following technical specialties as determined by the needs of the department:  rotating equipment maintenance and repair, plumbing and pipefitting, HVAC/R, or metal working and rigging.

Qualified candidates may be asked to complete a pre-employment physical including a drug screen and background check.