Under general supervision of the Facility Services Director and according to established procedures, performs repairs and maintenance of hospital equipment and plumbing fixtures. This includes preventive maintenance of the facility and cleaning of all equipment. Repair and installation of plumbing, waste lines, fixtures and equipment. Other duties as assigned.
EDUCATION: High school diploma or equivalent required. Vocational/technical schooling preferred.
CERTIFICATION/LICENSES: Mechanical Trades license required. Valid New Mexico driver's license.
SKILLS: Soldering and welding, pipe fitting, boiler controls, plumbing systems, mechanical and electrical knowledge.
EXPERIENCE: Five years commercial plumbing service experience or three years commercial plumbing experience with a two-year associate degree required.
NATURE OF SUPERVISION:
-Responsible to: Director,Facilities Services
- Bloodborne pathogen - C
Hazards include infectious waste, airborne particles, cleaning drains, dust, lint, metal, electrical shock, biological waste and high temperature gasses. Safety equipment furnished by hospital
PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS: Heavy effort is required. Must be capable of lifting and carrying 100 lbs. Must be able to climb and work from ladders up to ten feet in height. Eyesight, hearing and coordination must be good. Must be physically able to operate motorized vehicles with proper licenses
CHRISTUS HEALTH is an international Catholic, faith-based, not-for-profit health system comprised of almost more than 600 services and facilities, including more than 60 hospitals and long-term care facilities, 350 clinics and outpatient centers, and dozens of other health ministries and ventures. CHRISTUS operates in 6 U.S. states, Colombia, Chile and 6 states in Mexico. To support our health care ministry, CHRISTUS Health employs approximately 45,000 Associates and has more than 15,000 physicians on medical staffs who provide care and support for patients. CHRISTUS Health is listed among the top ten largest Catholic health systems in the United States.