Assists skilled trades’ people and other maintenance personnel in a variety of maintenance work on the buildings and grounds. The help to maintain and repair machinery, plumbing, electrical wiring, and the physical structure of housing units, and hospital facilities. They aid in the repair and maintenance of grounds, gas, water, air equipment and appliances. Provide assistance in the repair and preventive maintenance on stretcher carts, furniture, and equipment. Assist the electricians to pull wire and install electrical circuits, and also assist the plumbers to unclog drains, change out flush valves, remove plumbing parts. Maintenance helpers, assist other plant operations tradesmen to repair structural walls, ceilings, and floors, door closers, HVAC equipment, pumps and motors, and other structural hangings or fixtures.
High School Diploma or GED.
Ability to read, write, and follow simple written and oral instructions. Mechanical aptitude, with the ability to be trained in the operation of boilers.
Must be familiar with tools and methods of various trades.
Coursework desirable in some of the following: general shop work, sheet-metal working, electrical house wiring, piping installation, air conditioning and heating, and steam powered equipment.
Six months of prior work experience in a related area.
To further our mission of enhancing the health status of the individuals and communities we serve, effective November 9th, 2012, McLaren Macomb will no longer hire individuals who use tobacco or nicotine products in any form. Cotinine testing will be used to verify non-tobacco use. Individuals whose health screening results are verified positive for tobacco/nicotine use will be disqualified from employment, their job offer will be rescinded, and they will be disqualified from reapplying for employment for one year from the date of the health screening.
McLaren Health Care - 14 months ago