What if you could spend more time with your patients, pursue education and growth and count on the support of a family of talented heathcare professionals? What if you could find it all in one of America's most beautiful locations? You can! Everything you're looking for is waiting at Longmont United Hospital in Longmont, Colorado.
Here you'll find that Planetree is a part of our culture and significantly influences our model of care. Our delivery of patient-centered care strives to educate and empower patients and families while humanizing and demystifying the health care experience. It's a philosophy that influences everything we do, from making architectural design decisions to providing ‘out of the box’ amenities and individual attention to patients and families.
If you're ready to put patients first and take your career to a higher level, you'll experience excellent benefits, stability and camaraderie in a supportive and stable environment.
Performs maintenance service and repairs of buildings, equipment and grounds in order to provide a safe, functional and aesthetically pleasing environment for patients, staff and visitors. The responsibilities include those of general maintenance (i.e., carpentry, painting, electrical, plumbing, equipment maintenance and safety testing). Provides excellent customer service when working with patients, visitors and other staff members. Works under minimal supervision.
Minimum Education Requirements
High School diploma or GED and completion of a trade school program Technical degree in a facilities related field preferred
Minimum Experience Requirements
Two to four years general maintenance experience required
Hospital facilities or healthcare construction experience, preferred Strong communication skills; ability to read, write and speak English
Basic computer skills
License or certification in major specialty, i.e. HVAC, Plumbing or Electrical, preferred
Valid state driver’s license
Constructs and repairs various items (i.e.; building woodwork, windows, ceiling tiles, walls/floors, cabinets, counter tops, doors, office furniture and chairs).*
Performs a variety of general maintenance, repair, overhaul and construction duties. *
Performs minor electrical and plumbing repairs. *
Inspects and performs repairs on Life Safety components (i.e.; fire/smoke wall, doors, exit corridors, exit stairs, & chute doors). *
Recognize and correct unsafe practices and conditions as needed. *
Accurate completion of preventive maintenance and routine inspections. *
Performs all work in accordance with established safety procedures and meets all applicable codes. *
Comprehensive understanding of equipment operation, building systems, emergency procedures and the ability to successfully provide service as needed. *
Selects and requisitions materials and hardware for completion of work. *
Ability to interpret schematics and plans. *
Asks appropriately for assistance from other facilities staff, supervisor and manager. *
Ability to provide on-call coverage outside of standard scheduled hours per department and/or facility policy. *
Prioritizes work and responds quickly to request for assistance. *
Demonstrates the ability to address quality issues and customer satisfaction using care, courtesy and cooperation with guests, staff and community members. *
Communicates with manager, supervisor and other facilities staff regarding problems and opportunities, responding positively to feedback. *
Assists others to support department tasks and projects as needed. *
Promotes a positive and constructive work environment with co-workers, supervisors and customers. *
Participates effectively in team settings and able to work independently. *
Responsible for accurate and timely completion of documentation in Computer Maintenance Management System i.e., work orders, equipment, and area records. *
Maintains work areas in a neat and orderly manner and leaves general area clean after completion of work order. *
Effectively organizes and prioritizes work during the shift. *
Demonstrated willingness to work/learn all other relevant facilities areas. *
Utilizes training in performance of job duties and to facilitate personal growth.
Medium Work - exert/lift up to 50 lbs. force occasionally, and/or up to 20 lbs. frequently, and/or up to 10 lbs. constantly
Important notification to applicants as of Nov. 20, 2014: Effective Jan. 1, 2015, Centura Health will no longer hire tobacco users in Colorado and Kansas. The change to our policy does not apply to associates hired on or before Dec. 31, 2014. Centura Health is an Equal Opportunity Employer, M/F/D/V.
Find your ideal career at Centura Health! With 16 hospitals, physician clinics, hospice services, home care and senior living communities, Centura Health's vast network of care spans Colorado and Western Kansas so you can experience a balanced lifestyle and enjoy a fulfilling career anywhere you want to work, live and play in Colorado. From the fast pace of a Denver-area Level 1 Trauma Center to a... smaller rural or mountain hospital – we proudly offer a more diverse range of work settings and locations than any other health care employer in the state. Centura is an equal opportunity employer.