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Maintenance Mechanic 2

Fair Oaks Hospital 609543 Full Time 3600 Joseph Siewick Drive, Fairfax, VA, 22033, US

Job Description

As a Maintenance Mechanic 2, you will respond to requests for engineering services from customers during evening, night and weekend/holiday shifts in a timely manner to resolve patient/staff concerns of an engineering nature. To help achieve our mission, you will act as the Engineering department's "duty person" to resolve requests for engineering assistance to the customers' satisfaction. Performing assigned maintenance work, when not responding to service requests, is expected. Your ability to respond to any fire alarm with tools, as a member of the Hospital fire brigade, and assist in the rescue of people stuck in elevators is of vital importance. Adhering to departmental/governmental safety standards and departmental/organizational personal appearance policies is required.

Job Responsibilities
  • Responds to Spectralink telephone calls within 30 seconds of being notified. Responds to pager/overhead pager calls within one minute of being notified.
  • Documents maintenance work by noting necessary information on required equipment logs, work orders or preventative maintenance (PM) orders and submits to supervisor, or relief, as appropriate.
  • Performs PM in accordance with PM orders provided by the supervisor.
  • Evaluates requests for engineering services to determine resources required to resolve the request to customers' satisfaction.
  • Notifies appropriate Engineering department personnel if additional resources are required to complete customers' requests due to the urgency of the request or if customers insist the work be done immediately.
  • Replaces light bulbs and tubes in accordance with re-lamping schedule.
  • Evaluates the urgency of requests and responds to the site of the request immediately if needed.
  • Wears appropriate safety equipment and complies with departmental and OSHA safety standards at all times.


*Average workdays last eight hours.

  • Education: High School diploma or GED equivalent required.
  • Years of Experience: Three years of experience as a maintenance worker in a commercial setting required. Knowledge of basic electricity and plumbing.
  • Knowledge, Skills and Abilities: Fluent in English. Must be able to work from shop drawings and blue prints. Must possess excellent customer relations abilities and be able to keep simple records.