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LifePoint Health Maintenance Mechanic - The Villa at Suffield Meadows - FT in Warrenton, Virginia

The Maintenance Mechanic provides basic operational duties to include performing repairs preventative maintenance, record keeping, and troubleshooting utilizing a variety of skills associated with the general maintenance field. This position is an entry level maintenance position that performs general maintenance on the organization's utility systems. In addition, this position will support the Facilities Engineer in meeting daily needs.

In the execution of job duties, it is the universal expectation that all tasks are performed with a patient centered focus, while also seeking opportunities to continually improve core processes. Incumbent will be scheduled based on operational need, which may include but is not limited to: holidays, extended shifts, night and/or weekend shifts, standby and/or on-call. This job description is only meant to be a representative summary of the major responsibilities and accountabilities performed by the incumbents of this job. Employees may be directed to perform job-related tasks other than those specifically presented in this description.

Reports to: Manager, Engineering Services

Essential Functions

Ensures correct and safe operation of equipment and machinery.

Performs safety and operational tests on critical utility systems as mandated by regulatory
agencies or hospital policies. This would include but not limited to: backflow preventions,
water chemistry, alarms, steam traps, microwaves, electrical leakage tests, emergency
generators. Performs monthly generator test.

Maintains accurate record of work performed, to include: time to perform, parts used,
equipment asset number and legible summary of problem and work performed in a safe working environment.

Troubleshoots equipment using various diagnostic tools, e.g., building control computer
fluke, air flow hood, water chemical testing, etc.

Demonstrates the ability to act independently of others in performance of duties.

Proficiently completes assignments, recognizes problems, and prioritizes workload. Works with facility director to maximize work production.

Demonstrated ability to use computers (email, spreadsheets, presentations, etc.). Supports departmental initiatives.

Provides advanced work in specialty area such as HVAC, plumbing, or electrical. Proactively performs safety, preventative, and maintenance work in specialty area.

Non-Essential Functions

Cross trains in order to perform all assigned duties required by the department.

Identifies and pursues opportunities to expand professional development; examples might include: committee participation, takes professional development courses, and attends non-mandatory educational offerings.

Minimum Education
High school diploma or equivalent X Required

Required Skills
Requires critical thinking skills, decisive judgment and the ability to work with minimal supervision. Must be able to work in a stressful environment and take appropriate action.

Required Skills
Valid Virginia Motor Vehicle Operators License
Required: Must be able to meet Fauquier Health driver's insurance eligibility requirements.

Minimum Work Experience
Preferred: 2 year of facility maintenance experience

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Organization: *Fauquier Long-Term Care Villa

Title: *Maintenance Mechanic - The Villa at Suffield Meadows - FT *

Location: Virginia-Warrenton

Requisition ID: 7465-4558