NYU Langone Orthopedic Hospital at NYU Langone Health is one of the nation's leading orthopedic and rheumatologic, specialty hospitals dedicated to the prevention and treatment of musculoskeletal diseases. The hospital provides some of the most advanced orthopedic programs in the region for musculoskeletal disorders and the largest pediatric orthopedic program in New York City. The hospital is consistently ranked among the leading orthopedic centers nationwide by U.S. News and World Report. Our expert physicians combine extensive experience and research with the latest technology for bone and joint problems that affect patient's ability to function. We specialize in the following areas: Orthopedic Surgery, Rheumatology, Neurology and Radiology.
Position Summary: We have an exciting opportunity to join our team as a Maintenance Mechanic.
In this role, the successful candidate under the management of the Operations Manager and general guidance from the Team Leader for Building Services, performs the duties normally required by one or more of the following trades: Refrigeration, Carpentry, Painting, Plumbing, HVAC, and Electrical.
Demonstrates knowledge of the organizations Service Standards and incorporates them into the performance of duties.
Demonstrates skills in painting and refinishing, to include preparation of surfaces for painting, refinishing and/or filling, matching paint colors, mixing paint, blending paints or stains to obtain desire color and consistency.
Replaces damaged ceiling tiles and floor tiles, performs repairs to fixtures, partitions, doors, office equipment, cabinets, and structural woodwork. Ability to repair/install locks efficiently.
Constructs and repairs structural woodwork and equipment working from blueprints and/or oral instructions. Understands electrical/mechanical symbols and interprets electrical/mechanical drawings accurately.
Repairs and replaces refrigeration equipment and appliances in an efficient manner. Repairs and replaces HVAC electrical/electronic pneumatic equipment. Examines and tests HVAC or elements of electrical systems to locate obvious problems/faults. Inspects all refrigeration systems to determine preventive maintenance, routine and emergency repairs.
Repairs and replaces damaged or defective piping, fixtures by connecting them to inlet and outlet piping by fitting gaskets, couplings trays and valves and soldering connections to seal joints when necessary. Replaces washers, stems and seats in valves or taps in a timely manner. Repairs and replaces components on sterilizers, bed pan washers, tunnel washers, and other sanitizing equipment accurately. Inspects all connections and other parts of system for leaks. Tests components on sterilizers and other sanitizing equipment utilizing test instruments in an efficient manner. Responsible for maintaining plumbing natural and medical gas systems.
Replaces faulty switches, sockets, plugs, fuses, fixtures, appliances, etc. Installs various types of conduits, electrical devices, motors, lighting fixtures and heating equipment efficiently. Examines and tests HVAC or elements of electrical systems to locate obvious problems/faults.
Performs other duties as assigned.
Minimum Qualifications: To qualify you must have a High School Diploma. Five years of experience or equivalent combination of Trade or Vocational school graduation shall reduce the previous requirement to four years. Must have the ability to perform the duties normally required by one or more of the following trades - Refrigeration, Carpentry, Painting, Plumbing, HVAC, and Electrical..
Required Licenses: FDNY Cert of Fitness (G-71)
Preferred Qualifications: Preferred Qualifications: Experience as a maintenance mechanic or helper is desirable. Must have the ability to handle many priority objectives at once with full regard to safety, and code compliance.
Qualified candidates must be able to effectively communicate with all levels of the organization.
NYU Langone Orthopedic Hospital at NYU Langone Health is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer committed to diversity and inclusion in all aspects of recruiting and employment. All qualified individuals are encouraged to apply and will receive consideration without regard to race, color, gender, gender identity or expression, sex, sexual orientation, transgender status, gender dysphoria, national origin, age, religion, disability, military and veteran status, marital or parental status, citizenship status, genetic information or any other factor which cannot lawfully be used as a basis for an employment decision. We require applications to be completed online.
NYU Langone Health is a world-class, patient-centered, integrated academic medical center, known for its excellence in clinical care, research, and education. Included in the 200+ locations throughout the New York area are five inpatient locations: Tisch Hospital, its flagship acute-care facility; Rusk Rehabilitation, ranked as one of the top 10 rehabilitation programs in the country; NYU Langone Orthopedic Hospital, a dedicated inpatient orthopedic hospital with all musculoskeletal specialties ranked top 10 in the country; Hassenfeld Children's Hospital at NYU Langone, a comprehensive pediatric hospital supporting a full array of children's health services; and NYU Langone Hospital—Brooklyn, a full-service teaching hospital and level 1 trauma center located in Sunset Park, Brooklyn. Also part of NYU Langone Health is the Laura and Isaac Perlmutter Cancer Center, a National Cancer Institute–designated cancer center, and NYU School of Medicine, which since 1841 has trained thousands of physicians and scientists who have helped to shape the course of medical history.