Turkey Creek Medical Center
Location KNOXVILLE, TN (Turkey Creek Medical Center)
Department Plant Operations and Main
Field Maintenance & Engineering
This position provides maintenance and repair services for Metro Health facilities under the direction and supervision of the Engineering/Maintenance Department to ensure comfortable, efficient, continuous and compliant facility operation. Responsible for design, development, implementation and analysis of technical products and systems. Performs engineering design evaluations. May develop a range of products. Recommends alterations to development and design to improve quality of products and/or procedures. Relies on limited experience and judgment to plan and accomplish goals. Performs a variety of tasks.
Reports or repairs equipment malfunction immediately. Performs minor maintenance and repair on equipment to include greasing parts and sharpening blades. May operate light truck for picking up trash, leaves, and limbs; participates in loading or unloading trucks.General maintenance mechanic hand tools are required. Rolling tool box and battery-operated drill are provided. Shop is equipped with welders, grinder, band saw, table saw, drill press, pipe threader, oxyacetylene torch, pipe wenches, circular saw, vacuum cleaners, step ladders, testing equipment, etc. Must be able to work 40 hours a week plus extended work hours when required. Must be willing to work evenings, nights, weekends and holidays when emergency repair work arises, shift coverage is needed or the work requires special scheduling.
On call during times of adverse weather. Possess a positive attitude, appreciation for economy and initiative. High School diploma or GED required. Experience preferred.