UnityPoint Health Mechanical Services Technician in Peoria, Illinois

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Merchanical Service Technician

UnityPoint Health-Methodist Campus

Shift: Full-time-40 hrs per week 7A-3:30P


To provide a highly disciplined, skilled building operations technician, with emphasis on mechanical maintenance services, using generally accepted engineering and maintenance practices. This position would be utilized in the medical center, as well as in associated institutional, office, commercial, and other type of buildings as assigned. Corrective maintenance is the prime function of this position. At a minimum, This position will be primarily accountable for 3 floors of the main hospital, and during the absence of one of the other staff Mechanics, 6 floors of the hospital including equipment rooms, and equipment located on the roofs and grounds of the hospital itself.

Participates In On-Going Skill Development By Attending In-Service And/Or Self Motivated Classes Outside Of The Work Environment. Continually Demonstrates Resourcefulness and Higher Technical and Professional Skill Level Related To an Aspects of Facilities Operations and Maintenance.

  1. Attends educational offerings to validate skills and maintain current knowledge of trade.

  2. Maintains and updates knowledge of current processes and practices as technology changes and advances.

  3. Demonstrates initiative in communicating with other staff to ensure the proper completion of assigned tasks.

  4. Reviews departmental policies and procedures and is knowledgeable of departmental responsibilities in responding to codes.

Performs A Wide Variety Of Tasks From The Very Basic To The Most Complex On A Wide Array Of Equipment, Typically Related, But Not Limited To The Mechanical Specialty Trades. Tasks Are Performed In A Safe, Effective And Efficient Manner Displaying High Skill Level And Little Or No Rework.

  1. Evaluates problems or potential problems and expresses appropriate solutions or options for corrective actions.

  2. Performs corrective maintenance actions such as plumbing repairs, drain problems, building hardware repairs, temperature adjustments, pump repairs, compressor repairs, and valve repairs.

    1. Performs preventive maintenance actions such as cleaning and lubricating fans, pumps, motors, and exhaust fans.
  3. Performs required documentation of work activity to meet all regulatory requirements and departmental policies and procedures.

    1. Performs all the above in a timely manner.

Performs General And Specific Work Assignments As Required Through Work Order Assignment Or Self-Identification, By Using Time Management And Scheduling Skills To Ensure Minimum Downtime And Customer Satisfaction. Completes And Submits To Service Center, Daily Paperwork In A Timely Fashion.

  1. Capable of diagnosing problems and developing solutions for minor repairs throughout the facility.

  2. Provides continuous input on the status of the facility in regards to possible code/safety issues.

    1. Maintains 100% on-time completion of scheduled preventive maintenance.
  3. Provides feedback directly to customers to inform them of equipment status and work order completion.

    Performs Preventative Maintenance As Outlined By Departmental Schedules To Reduce Frequency And Severity Of Malfunctions And To Ensure Safe Operation Of Equipment. Preventative And Corrective Maintenance Tasks Are Performed In A Safe, Effective And Efficient Manner.

    1. Performs required documentation of work activity to meet all regulatory requirements and departmental policies and procedures. 2. Performs all the above in a timely manner.


  1. High School Diploma preferred

    1. Certificate Program in the field(s) of Bell & Gossett steam traps & pumps preferred


  1. Valid Driver's License in the state of IL

    1. Additional Information: A minimum of an accreditation in a certified apprenticeship program through the mechanical trades or have a minimum of six to ten years practical hands-on experience working with in the mechanical, electrical, and HVAC technologies.


  1. 7-9 years of experience in/with practical hands-on experience working with in the mechanical, electrical, and HVAC technologies, if not certified. Working within the specifications of applicable building codes, J.C.A.H.O., E.P.A., B.O.C.A., N.F.P.A., as it relates to the mechanical field is required.

Requisition ID: 2018-45845

Street: 221 NE Glen Oak Ave

Name: 5020 UnityPoint Health Methodist Medical Center

Name: Facility Services

FTE (Numeric Only; Ex. 0.01): 1.0

FLSA Status: Non-Exempt

Scheduled Hours/Shift: 0700 - 1530

External Company URL: http://www.unitypoint.org