Mechanic position available on Martha’s Vineyard

Technical Area Other
Martha's VIneyard Hospital
Oak Bluffs, MA
United States
Job Summary

As a Mechanic, your role will be under the supervision of the ES Director to perform maintenance service and repairs in the areas of plumbing, carpentry, painting, plastering, machine servicing and/or vehicle servicing. Additional, maintains hospital grounds and parking lots. This will done in accordance with current applicable Federal, State and local standards, guidelines and regulations, and established policies and procedures as may be directed by the Administrator, to assure that the highest degree of quality care and safety can be maintained.

Performs maintenance, preventative maintenance and basic repairs to equipment and systems as necessary to include plumbing, mechanical, and carpentry.
Follows through on maintenance, preventative maintenance and basic repairs so that work orders are completed on a timely basis.
Checks daily the work order system and completes HIGH priority work orders ASAP.
Assists in assembling/installing new equipment and completing renovation as directed.
Performs snow removal as necessary, including plowing, shoveling, sanding and salting during the winter months to ensure all pathways are safe for patients, visitors, employees and the public.
Uses maintenance power tools such as saws, plumbing, electrical test equipment, etc.
Performs a variety of tasks involving carpentry, plumbing, and mechanical systems.
Removes debris from the hospital grounds by a variety of means.
Regularly inspects life safety equipment and keeps fire pathways clear.
Repairs, patches and refinishes paint or vinyl covered surfaces on the interior and/or exterior of the building as directed.
Reports all safety incidents, accidents, hazardous conditions, safety risks; and takes appropriate action to correct any safety or environmental hazards.
Utilizes Maintenance Department supplies and equipment effectively and efficiently.
Ensures proper security for equipment and supplies.
Complies with hospital/ departmental policies, procedures, regulations and standards as related to job.
Demonstrates hospital's stated mission and values of teamwork, respect and communication with co-workers, patients, families and visitors.
Actively and appropriately participates in problem identification and resolution, both intra- and inter-departmentally.
Meets departmental customer service standards and strives to enhance the level of customer service provided.
Performs various other duties as assigned.
Maintains a clean, organized workshop and work area.
Maintains order and reports when parts/stock supplies are running low.
Participates in on-call rotation.

Qualifications Required: High School diploma or GED equivalent.
Required: Valid Driver’s license

Facility maintenance with a preference in healthcare. Must have a strong mechanical background, a conscientious work ethic and be very safety minded. Must have the ability to work independently and have strong communication and computer skills

Martha’s Vineyard Hospital is pleased to offer an extensive Health/Dental/Vision benefit package for full and part-time employees which includes a Tuition Reimbursement, Free Life insurance, Short term Disability, Flexible Spending Account, Cash Balance Plan, 403b pension plan, Retiree Medical Savings, mobile discounts, as well as a generous vacation, sick, and holiday time off package.

Martha’s Vineyard Hospital and Windemere Nursing & Rehabilitation Center are Equal Opportunity Employers. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religious creed, national origin, sex, age, gender identity, disability, sexual orientation, military service, genetic information, and/or other status protected under law.

Full Job Description

Immediate need at Martha’s Vineyard Hospital for:
Evening Mechanic (SEIU - 3104227)
M-F 1:30 PM – 10:00 PM

Rotating Weekend On-Call Shifts

Martha’s Vineyard Hospital is a 25-bed Critical Access Hospital connected to Windemere, a 4-star long term care facility and located just 7 miles off the coast of Cape Cod, Massachusetts. Accessible by ferry and plane, this family-friendly island has wonderful school systems, year-round cultural events, fine dining, art galleries, and pristine beaches!

The mission of Martha’s Vineyard Hospital is to safeguard the health of Martha’s Vineyard residents (year-round, seasonal and visitors) by providing or arranging for the provision of high-quality, accessible medical care. This care will be provided to all, regardless of their ability to pay, in an atmosphere that fosters respect and compassion.

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