HCA, Hospital Corporation of America Building Technician III/Maintenance - FT, Evenings (rotating weekends) in San Antonio, Texas

Full Time - Evenings (rotating weekends)

Methodist Hospital opened in 1963 as the first hospital in the internationally acclaimed South Texas Medical Center. From the beginning, we've recognized the unique needs of each of our patients. It's a process that we continue to improve on, creating ways to better serve the community when they need us the most. Methodist Hospital offers a broad range of specialties including cardiology, bone marrow transplant, emergency medicine, neurosciences, maternity care, gynecology and orthopedics. Methodist Hospital is accredited by the Joint Commission in stroke care and is designated as an accredited Chest Pain Center. We deeply value our staff and our patients. As the flagship hospital of the Medical Center and of the Methodist Healthcare system of hospitals, we appreciate the support and recognition we recieve from the community in being ranked No. 1 in the Express - News Reader's Choice Awards from 2009-2013. We also enjoy being the most preferred hospital in San Antonio, as consistently reported by the Consumer Research Corporation. * *

General Statement of Duties: The Maintenance Mechanic, Building Tech III, is responsible for repair, overhaul and preventive maintenance of hospital owned equipment, fixtures, fittings, furnishings and utilities distribution. The Maintenance Mechanic, Building Tech III, must work under normal day-to-day conditions as well as under emergency conditions that require all equipment function as normal. The Maintenance Mechanic, Building Tech III, may perform other duties of a special nature as directed by the Operations Manager.

Essential Job Functions: 1. Trouble shoots and repairs electric beds; television basic problems; nurse call systems. 2. Repairs plumbing and clears stoppages; resetting of fire alarm systems; identifies and repairs fire and smoke walls; operating room electric equipment; equipment common to the hospital kitchen and environmental service department. 3. Electrical repairs to portable non-medical equipment. 4. Repairs medical gas outlets in patient rooms. 5. Replaces building interior lighting as needed and resetting of circuit breakers. 6. Assists with vendor selection for new equipment based on departmental needs.

Minimum Education and Experience: High school diploma and one year technical school or equivalent preferred. Associate’s Degree or 2 years of technical school is desirable.

Training and experience: must have 3-4 years experience in a related job or equal in training and on the job training, with at least one year experience in a healthcare environment preferred.

Minimum License and Certificates Required: As required by trade

Title: Building Technician III/Maintenance - FT, Evenings (rotating weekends)

Location: Texas-San Antonio-Methodist Hospital

Requisition ID: 02531-75796