Maintenance Technician
Worcester, MA 
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Job Description
Position at UMass Memorial Medical Center
Everyone Is a Caregiver.

At UMass Memorial Health Care, Everyone is a Caregiver regardless of title. Exceptional patient care, academic excellence and leading-edge research make UMass Memorial the premier health care system of Central and Western Massachusetts, and a place where we can help you build the career you deserve. We are more than 14,000 employees, working together as one health care system. And everyone, in their own unique way, plays an important part, everyday.

Requisition #: 210829
Title: Technician, Maintenance
Department: Maintenance
Grade: SER10
Posting Date: Nov 16, 2020
Shift: Evenings
Status: Non-Exempt
Union: UFCW (Skilled)
Hours: 40 hours
Shift Length: 8 hours
Location: UMass Memorial Medical Center -Memorial Campus

Tuesday- Saturday 3pm- 11pm

Position Summary:

Performs various general maintenance work including plumbing, heating, carpentry, electrical, etc., necessary to maintain equipment and systems and related duties throughout all UMass Memorial Medical Center (UMMHC) Campuses. Works following general instruction such as routine work orders, preventive maintenance schedules, etc.

Major Responsibilities:
  • Performs preventive maintenance, troubleshoots, and repairs various equipment and systems such as, but not limited to, medical gas systems, medical air pumps, compressors, vacuum pumps, alarm panels, valves, gauges, water purification systems, refrigeration systems, fire alarm systems, pneumatic tube system, laundry equipment, beds, stretchers, sterilizers, surgical instruments, kitchen appliances, etc.
  • Replaces light bulbs and related items. Assists with fire alarm system shut down, generator and electric testing as directed. Assists with major repairs and installation of equipment and systems.
  • Fabricates minor repair parts and components as required.
  • Troubleshoots, evaluates and identifies problems with mechanical, plumbing and electrical systems and responds appropriately.
  • May perform sheet metal cutting, welding, and soldering duties.

Position Qualifications:



Ability to read, write, calculate and follow instructions and procedures. Knowledge of basic plumbing, heating, electrical, and mechanical techniques and repair principles. Works from specifications, schedules, and general instructions requiring interpretation in various applications. Basic computer skills required. Reading (English), writing (English), and ability to utilize Computer to input work orders in the Computerized Maintenance Work Order System with minimal training within (60) days of employment required.



One to three years experience.

Standards of Respect:

Acknowledge | Listen | Communicate | Be Responsive | Be a Team Player | Be Kind

We're striving to make respect a part of everything we do at UMass Memorial - for our patients and for each other. We're expecting that our new caregivers practice our six Standards of Respect: Acknowledge, Listen, Communicate, Be Responsive, Be a Team Player, and Be Kind, to help us make respect a part of how we take care of business everyday.

As an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer, UMMHC recognizes the power of a diverse community and encourages applications from individuals with varied experiences, perspectives and backgrounds. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, national origin, age, disability, gender identity and expression, protected veteran status or other status protected by law.

If you are unable to submit an application because of incompatible assistive technology or a disability, please contact us at . We will make every effort to respond to your request for disability assistance as soon as possible.

UMass Memorial Medical Center is an Equal Opportunity Employer – M/F/Veteran/Disability/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity


Job Summary
Start Date
As soon as possible
Employment Term and Type
Regular, Full Time
Required Experience
1 to 3 years
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