Provides skilled HVAC, mechanical, electrical and plumbing services to efficiently operate facilities on campus. Provides general carpentry and painting to maintain, repair and renovate the physical structure. Tests, monitors and operates equipment/chemicals for water supply. Removes snow using various types of equipment. Provides assistance to maintain grounds, as required.
Handles work requests and responds to emergencies on various mechanical and electrical support systems. Receives general direction from Facilities Supervisor.
Performs duties to support the goals and objectives of the Marworth & the Geisinger Health System in its efforts to provide quality patient care and patient satisfaction.
COMPETENCIES AND SKILLS:
Possesses a professional license such as HVAC, electrical, plumbing, water operator, etc.
Demonstrates the ability to read, write, perform simple mathematical calculations, read blueprints, select proper materials and hardware, use hand and power tools (i.e. electric, pneumatic), use various types of wood, plastic and other building materials and tools.
Demonstrates knowledge of required codes and principles of electricity; ability to use voltmeters and amprobes.
Demonstrates general skills and abilities to trouble-shoot, diagnose and repair (or refer as necessary) diverse utilities and building systems problems.
Demonstrates knowledge of principles and methods of plumbing and pipe fitting.
EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE:
Knowledge of basic carpentry, painting, plumbing, HVAC and electrical components and systems required. Minimum four years experience in one of the trades, with "hands-on" experience in other trades, required.
Completion of a one year formal education program, such as trade-school, military or vo-tech, with knowledge in basic carpentry, painting, plumbing, HVAC and electrical components and systems, and minimum three years experience in one of these trades, with "hands-on" experience in the other trades, required.
Completion of a two year formal education program, such as trade-school, military or vo-tech, with knowledge in basic carpentry, painting, plumbing, HVAC, mechanical and electrical components and systems, and minimum two years experience in one of these trades, with "hands-on" experience in the other trades, required.
Ability to work from heights.
Current valid PA driver's license required.
Minimum six months to become proficient in carpentry, painting, electrical and plumbing duties required.
WORKING CONDITIONS/PHYSCIAL DEMANDS:
Work in all conditions including outside environment. Must be able to lift 40 to 50 pounds.
The specific statements shown in each section of this description are not intended to be all-inclusive. They represent typical elements and criteria considered necessary to successfully perform the job.
OUR PURPOSE & VALUES:
Everything we do is about caring for our patients, our members, our students, our Geisinger family and our communities. KINDNESS: We strive to treat everyone as we would hope to be treated ourselves. EXCELLENCE: We treasure colleagues who humbly strive for excellence. LEARNING: We share our knowledge with the best and brightest to better prepare the caregivers for tomorrow. INNOVATION: We constantly seek new and better ways to care for our patients, our members, our community, and the nation.
One of the nation’s most innovative health services organizations, Geisinger serves more than 1.5 million patients in Pennsylvania and New Jersey. The system includes 13 hospital campuses, a nearly 600,000-member health plan, two research centers and the Geisinger Commonwealth School of Medicine. Geisinger is known for its focus on caring and innovative programs including the ProvenCare® best-practice approach to maximize quality, safety and value; ProvenHealth Navigator® advanced medical home; Springboard Health® population health program to improve the health of an entire community; ProvenExperience™ to provide refunds to patients unhappy with their care experience; and Geisinger’s MyCode® Community Health Initiative, the largest healthcare system-based precision health project in the world. With more than 215,000 volunteer participants enrolled, MyCode is conducting extensive research and returning medically actionable results to participants. A physician-led organization, with approximately 32,000 employees and more than 1,800 employed physicians, Geisinger leverages an estimated $12.7 billion positive annual impact on the Pennsylvania and New Jersey economies. Repeatedly recognized nationally for integration, quality and service, Geisinger has a long-standing commitment to patient care, medical education, research and community service. For more information, visit geisinger.org or connect with us on Facebook, Instagram, LinkedIn and Twitter.
We offer healthcare benefits for full time and part time positions from day one, including vision, dental and domestic partners.* Perhaps just as important, from senior management on down, we encourage an atmosphere of collaboration, cooperation and collegiality.
** Does not qualify for J-1 waiver. We are an Affirmative Action, Equal Opportunity Employer Women and Minorities are Encouraged to Apply. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment and will not be discriminated against on the basis of disability or their protected veteran status.
*Domestic partner benefits not applicable at Geisinger Holy Spirit.
At Geisinger, our innovative ideas are inspired by the communities we serve – like our Fresh Food
Farmacy, a program that delivers life-saving healthy alternatives to patients with diabetes. With additional tools like our MyCode Community Health Initiative, one of the first health system genome sequencing
programs, and our new asthma app suite that we developed in partnership with AstraZeneca, it’s no wonder we’re ranked one of the Top 5 Most Innovative Healthcare Systems by Becker's Hospital Review. We continually work towards continuous improvement in a culture where everyone has a voice and firmly believe that better begins with all of us.
Founded more than 100 years ago, Geisinger serves more than three million residents throughout central, south-central and northeastern Pennsylvania and southern New Jersey. Our physician-led system is comprised of 30,000 employees, including 1,600 employed physicians, and consists of 13 hospital campuses, the Geisinger Health Plan, Geisinger Commonwealth School of Medicine and two research centers.
What you do at Geisinger shapes the future of health and improves lives – for our patients, communities, and you.