Provides skilled services on all shifts in the installation, maintenance and repair of heating, ventilation, air conditioning, refrigeration and related equipment. Responsible for electrical, plumbing, carpentry and painting involved in maintenance, minor construction and remodeling projects. Performs routine equipment room checks and conducts routine preventive maintenance functions. Handles work requests and responds to emergencies on various mechanical and electrical support systems. Receives general direction from mechanical, electrical and carpentry supervisors as appropriate.
Inspects and performs preventive maintenance on large tonnage central plant chilling equipment.
Reads and interprets electrical, mechanical and pneumatic prints related to HVAC equipment.
Plumbs, solders and brazes water, air and high-pressure refrigerant lines.
Performs preventive maintenance and trouble-shoots all types of air distribution systems.
Performs air balancing measurements and adjustments as required.
Tests, troubleshoots and repairs all types of heating, chilled water, condenser, glycol and heat recovery loops.
Analyzes, maintains and controls chemicals in chilled water, condenser water, glycol and heating water circuits.
Performs the required skilled services when recovering and recycling refrigerants.
Maintains a knowledge base of the changing refrigerant environment.
Schedules and prints work orders for preventive maintenance, repairs and breakdowns utilizing the computerized preventive maintenance system.
Maintains and troubleshoots computerized and microprocessor based control systems.
Utilizes the facilities energy management program to control the environment (i.e. Johnson and Honeywell systems).
Installs and maintains refrigeration, air conditioning equipment and instrument air compressors.
Repairs a variety of mechanical, plumbing, electrical equipment and general building components.
Responds to alarms on the message handling and building automation systems.
Provides first response to all types of maintenance situations or conditions.
Makes general equipment and systems adjustments or repairs and notifies appropriate other tradesperson or supervisor as required.
Orders parts and materials needed and assists shops supervisors in maintaining inventory stock.
Initiates Facilities Operations work requests and verbal handoffs as appropriate to assure follow-through on customer and facilities concerns.
Communicates, works with and assists other zone maintenance team members with their area of expertise as needed.
Performs routine inspections of finishes, signage, hardware, electrical, plumbing and HVAC systems throughout the maintenance zone.
Work is typically performed in an office environment. Accountable for satisfying all job specific obligations and complying with all organization policies and procedures. The specific statements in this profile are not intended to be all-inclusive. They represent typical elements considered necessary to successfully perform the job.
High School Diploma or Equivalent (GED)- (Required), Graduate from Specialty Training Program- (Preferred)
Minimum of 4 years-Skilled labor (Required)
Certification(s) and License(s)
Commercial Driver's License - Class B - Pennsylvania Department of Transportation (PennDOT); Refrigerant Certified - Environmental Protection Agency (EPA)
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.
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.