||Job Summary:Under the supervision of the Maintenance Mechanic and/or Supervisor Building Operations, the Maintenance Mechanic Trainee is responsible for learning and understanding the safe operation of high-pressure boilers in conjunction with preparing for State of Maine high- pressure boiler license under a licensed operator. Trainee will also be responsible for related physical plant equipment along with several life support systems. The incumbent assists with maintenance work requests repairs throughout the facility and preventative maintenance equipment throughout the facility. The maintenance mechanic trainee will also assist the other trades on a daily basis or during major projects. The incumbent performs minor, non-licensed installations, maintenance and repairs in the hospital and operates the hospital courier vehicle. This position is subject to call back to provide assistance in emergency situations.
The incumbent performs duties and tasks in accordance with performance standards established for the job. The incumbent may have access to highly confidential patient, employee and/or Mercy proprietary information, and must handle & protect the information in accordance with hospital & system policies, HIPAA requirements and the highest level of ethical standards. The incumbent is responsible for reporting all security events, potential events, or other security risks to the organization. The incumbent is responsible for participation in and completion of all patient safety initiatives appropriate to the position, and conducts all job responsibilities according to the Mission and Values of Mercy Hospital.
Requirements:•A State of Maine High Pressure Boiler Operators License is required within eight months of hire.
•Must have a valid State of Maine Vehicle Operator's license.
•RSES Certification preferred. Must be actively enrolled in education and/or training enabling incumbent to sit for State of Maine High Pressure Boiler Operators license. A High School Diploma or GED is desired. Education ensuring the ability to read, write, and communicate effectively is required.Two-year technical training US Navy, Coastguard, Merchant marine or industrial steam plant experienced desired. Experience in operation, maintenance and repairs of plant equipment desired. Previous Healthcare maintenance experience preferred.
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