Job Description

HVAC Mechanic 1
Location
St. Dominic Hospital
Department
MAINTENANCE - 8340
Employment Type:
Full Time 80
Shift:
Day
Other Shift Details:
Job Code:
1670

STDOM SDH HVAC Specialist

Repairs and maintains hospital machinery and mechanical equipment such as motors, pumps, conveyors, belts, fans and air conditioners.

Job Requirements

Minimum Education
Trade/vocational school certificate preferred.

Minimum Work Experience
Two years related experience as a general mechanic.

Organizational Expectations ?

Provides a positive and professional representation of the organization.

Promotes culture of safety for patients and employees through proper identification, reporting, documentation, and prevention.

Maintains hospital standards for a clean and quiet patient environment to maintain a positive patient care experience.

Maintains competency and knowledge of current standards of practice, trends, and developments in related scope of job role or practice.

Adheres to infection-control policies and protocols, medication administration and storage procedures, and controlled substance regulations.

Participates in ongoing quality improvement activities.

Maintains compliance with organization’s policies, as well as established practices, protocols, and procedures of the position, department, and applicable professional standards.

Complies with organizational and regulatory policies for handling confidential patient information.

Demonstrates excellent customer service through his/her attitude and actions, consistent with the standards contained in the Vision, Mission, and Values of the organization.

Adheres to professional standards, hospital policies and procedures, federal, state, and local requirements, and TJC standards and/or standards from other accrediting bodies.

Essential Functions ?

Supports the hospital's Christian mission and philosophy.
Uses hand tools, power tools and testing instruments to repair and maintain machinery, equipment and systems.
Examines mechanical equipment to diagnose problems.
Performs preventative maintenance, repair or replacement of broken parts.
Adjusts functional parts of mechanical devices as necessary.
Cleans and lubricates parts to maintain proper operation of equipment.
Performs other duties as assigned or requested.

Functional Demands

Prolonged periods of standing, walking, or sitting while on duty.
Lifting, pushing, and pulling up to 50 pounds with or without assistance.
Transferring, repositioning patients.
Reaching, stooping, bending, kneeing, and crouching for patient care functions.
Visual and auditory acuity and manual dexterity essential to performing designated duties required.
Optimal auditory acuity required.
Manual dexterity involving the handling of equipment and instruments or needles is essential to performing assigned duties.
Ability to perform effectively in a stressful and fast-paced environment.
Ability to pass all required health and other screening tests.
Physical conditions are clean, neat and well lit. Maybe subjected to unpleasant sights and odors, stressful situations and hazardous or infectious agents where judgment as to precautions need to be taken is essential. Climate control and ambient temperature variances may be experienced. Exposure to limited amounts of hazardous chemicals or substances and infectious disease processes are a possibility. Hours of duty maybe irregular or unexpectedly extended due to emergency circumstances.
Direct contact with blood or other body fluids to which universal precautions apply. Personal protective equipment is made available and must be worn.

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