MECHANICAL SYSTEMS ASSISTANT FOR HVAC: NIGHT SHIFT

Recruiter
Yale New Haven Hospital
Location
New Haven
Salary
Competitive
Posted
Oct 16, 2016
Closes
Oct 19, 2016
Industry
Education
Employer Type
Direct Employer
Employment Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Overview To be part of our organization, every employee should understand and share in the YNHHS Vision, support our Mission, and live our Values. These values-integrity, patient-centered, respect, accountability, and compassion-must guide what we do, as individuals and professionals, every day.

Under the direct supervision of a Mechanic or Supervisor, assists in the installation, service and maintenance of mechanical systems equipment.

EEO/AA/Disability/Veteran

Responsibilities
  • 1. Checks gauge readings, vacuums, and changes filters as directed by mechanic on mechanical systems equipment to ensure proper functioning.
  • 2. Assists as directed by mechanic or supervisor in upkeep of mechanical systems equipment and associated areas.
  • 3. Verifies readings of energy conservation monitors to avoid waste and conserve energy and resources.
  • 4. Performs general responsibilities and activities directed by mechanics or supervisor which support the operation of the department. Properly uses safety policies and procedures, including MSDS sheets and asbestos abatement.


Qualifications EDUCATION

High school or GED . Some trade school preferred.

EXPERIENCE

Trade school or formal on the job training plus three (3) to six (6) months of hands on experience in HVAC/Refrigeration, plumbing or mechanical preferred.

SPECIAL SKILLS

Works independently with appropriate supervision. Keep accurate records on time and material used. Keep accurate records on time and material used.

PHYSICAL DEMAND

Ability to lift and/or transport equipment weighing up to 50 lbs. Ability to climb ladders up to 30 feet, and work in high places. Work in mechanical areas and on roofs in all weather conditions. Assist in snow removal. Work in patient rooms and various public areas. Work with hazardous materials and chemicals, with proper precautions. Ability to work independently. Drive standard and automatic transmission vehicles.





Company Description:

Yale New Haven Hospital is a destination hospital for patients from around the corner, around the country, and around the world. As a Magnet-recognized*, tertiary medical center, with 1,500+ beds, we are the 4th largest hospital in the country, with two acute care campuses and three emergency departments, including a Level I trauma center. We're ranked as one of "America's Best Hospitals" by U.S. News & World Report, which is a testament to the unrivaled expertise, compassion and character of our staff, and as the primary teaching facility for Yale Schools of Medicine and Nursing, we are nationally recognized for our commitment to teaching and clinical research.



Located on the Connecticut shoreline, Yale New Haven Hospital includes Smilow Cancer Hospital at Yale New Haven, Yale New Haven Children's Hospital and Yale New Haven Psychiatric Hospital.



*Yale New Haven Hospital's York Street campus and associated ambulatory sites are Magnet-designated by the ANCC.