NYU School of Medicine Maintenance Mechanic - NYU Langone Orthopedic Hospital in New York, New York
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. Learn more about , and interact with us on , , , , , and .
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.
Performs other duties as assigned.
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.
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.
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.
Constructs and repairs structural woodwork and equipment working from blueprints and/or oral instructions. Understands electrical/mechanical symbols and interprets electrical/mechanical drawings accurately.
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. Responsible for maintaining plumbing natural and medical gas systems.
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.
Demonstrates knowledge of the organizations Service Standards and incorporates them into the performance of duties.
High School diploma or Equivalent. Five (5) years of experience; or equivalent combination of Trade or vocational school degree 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.
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.
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The Hospital for Joint Diseases (HJD) at NYU Langone Medical Center 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, sexual orientation, national origin, age, religion, creed, disability, military and veteran status, genetic information or any other factor which cannot lawfully be used as a basis for an employment decision.