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UPMC HVAC Mechanic in Erie, Pennsylvania


UPMC Hamot is currently hiring a Full Time HVAC Mechanic to join their team! This position will work 2nd shift and must be available to rotate weekend and holiday shifts.


To perform any installation, maintenance and repair of medical center HVAC equipment and environmental control systems in a manner that provides optimum efficiency, primarily during evening and night shift hours.


  • Operates, maintains and installs medical center building systems including, but not limited to, heating, ventilating and air conditioning systems, refrigeration, medical gas distribution systems, high and low voltage electrical systems and other mechanical systems. Performs periodic inspections and preventive maintenance on equipment as required by the preventive maintenance program.Repairs medical center patient care equipment, such as beds, wheelchairs, carts, etc.Responds to trouble calls on communication and lifesafety systems, such as nurse call system, fire alarm system, radio and telephone communication systems; assesses problems and repairs or calls for additional assistance as necessary to restore proper operation.Operates and repairs the pneumatic tube system to insure continuous operation.

  • Operates the environmental control computer to control the HVAC systems to optimize energy management.Completes electronic work reports for the maintenance management system and preventive maintenance system, to include a description of work performed, repairs needed, repairs made, time, parts and material used on each piece of equipment. Informs supervisor of parts, materials, equipment and tools necessary to perform job functions.Demonstrates Hamot's commitment to service excellence by understanding the needs of patients, their families, physicians and co-workers and doing what is required the first time, every time by being responsible, sensitive, accurate, timely, coordinated and thorough.


  • High School graduate or equivalent with formal vocational or technical training in HVAC, mechanical, high and low voltage electrical systems or building maintenance

  • One year experience in HVAC or building maintenance field

  • This position typically reports to the Manager of Facilities Engineering ? HVAC division

  • May in the course of their duties be in rooms where medications are stored. No contact with medications is allowed.

  • Experience with Microsoft windows-based programs

Licensure, Certifications, and Clearances:

  • Act 34

UPMC is an Equal Opportunity Employer/Disability/Veteran REQNUMBER: 274731298