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Maintenance Mechanic

We Are Hiring

Maintenance Mechanic - Maintenance Plant 001 - Full-Time Rotating, 40 Hours Weekly - Ascension Borgess Hospital - Kalamazoo, MI

11pm to 730am Sunday through Thursday with weekend rotations.

Why Join Ascension?

In Michigan, Ascension operates 16 hospitals and hundreds of related healthcare facilities that together employ over 20,000 associates. Across the state, Ascension Michigan is working together to help bring patients more resources and better care. Ascension Michigan is also committed to its community; it provided over $272 million in community benefit and care of persons living in poverty in FY2018. Ascension Michigan is dedicated to spiritually centered, holistic care which sustains and improves the health of individuals and communities.

Ascension is a faith-based healthcare organization dedicated to transformation through innovation across the continuum of care. As one of the leading non-profit and Catholic health systems in the U.S., Ascension is committed to delivering compassionate, personalized care to all, especially to those most in need. In FY2018, Ascension provided nearly $2 billion in care of persons living in poverty and other community benefit programs.

What You Will Do

As an associate with Ascension Michigan, you will have the opportunity to be responsible for maintaining the Medical Center property, equipment, and grounds including work requests, preventative maintenance functions, and projects when assigned by the Section Leader or Management. Must be able to demonstrate effective customer services skills.

Responsibilities:

  • Repairs and maintains Medical Center property and equipment through scheduled and non-scheduled maintenance procedures.
  • Assist trades personnel and Senior Maintenance Mechanics in performing work requests, preventative maintenance functions, and projects.
  • Performs preventative maintenance on scheduled basis.
  • Maintains a clean and hazard free work area. Adheres to safety regulations for all tools and equipment.
  • When assigned, trains or assists in the training of General Maintenance Helpers.
  • Demonstrate the ability to operate powered machinery within the probationary period.
  • The above is intended to describe the general content of and requirements for the performance of this job. It is not to be construed as an exhaustive statement of duties, responsibilities or requirements.

What You Will Need

Licenses/Certifications/Registration:

  • Required Credential(s):
    • Drivers License obtained prior to hire date or job transfer date. 
  • Preferred Credential(s):
    • Certified Maintenance Professional specializing in Mechanics. 

Education:

  • High School Diploma or Equivalent (GED) required.
  • Minimum of one (1) year of related work experience as a Maintenance Mechanic or equivalent is required.
  • Experience operating power tools and machinery is required.

 

Equal Employment Opportunity

Borgess Health is an equal opportunity employer, dedicated to the nondiscrimination in employment on the basis of race, color, age, religion, sex, national origin, handicap, disability, veteran or marital status.

Please note that Ascension will make an offer of employment only to individuals who have applied for a position using our official application. Be on alert for possible fraudulent offers of employment. Ascension will not solicit money or banking information from applicants.

Job ID: 366797
Category: Facilities
Facility: MIKAL Ascension Borgess Hosp
Ministry: Ascension Borgess, MI
Location: Kalamazoo, MI

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