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PLUMBER - LEAD

Job Description


Job ID: 1200282
Employment Status: Full-Time
More Information:

Barnes-Jewish Hospital at Washington University Medical Center is the largest hospital in Missouri and is ranked as one of the nation's top hospitals by U.S. News & World Report. Barnes-Jewish Hospital's staff is composed of full-time academic faculty and community physicians of Washington University School of Medicine, supported by a house staff of residents, interns, fellows and other medical professionals. Recognizing its excellence in nursing care, Barnes-Jewish Hospital was the first adult hospital in Missouri to be certified as a Magnet Hospital by the American Nurses Credentialing Center.

Facilities Engineering maintains 6 million square foot of facilities dedicated to clinical and academic functions. Facilities Engineering is comprised of 150 professionals, including engineers, MEP mechanics, building finishes and support staff. The Facilities and Engineering department at Barnes Jewish Hospital is a progressive, innovative department which stresses employee involvement, continued education/training and opportunities for advancement. Consistent customer and staff satisfaction surveys reflect a continuous rating in the upper 90% and staff responses to ""intent to continue employment at BJH"" rating in the upper 90%.


Overview


Role Purpose

Providing Maintenance and Engineering services. Provides superior level of customer service, technical skills, product knowledge and leadership to maintain the Plumbing systems. Assists the Plumbing Supervisor and work with employees as a team on assignments, tasks, preventative maintenance and the purchasing of shop supplies. Accomplishes the most difficult repairs and overhauls on any of the equipment in any facility in the system. Performs all duties and responsibilities and have the same principle accountabilities, training, education, experience and physical demands as those of the senior level craft person of the assigned shop.


Responsibilities

  • Coordinates work requests, responds to emergencies and provides leadership for skilled craftsman under the direction of the Supervisor.
  • Completes, plans, organizes and determines methods, materials and parts that will be used on assigned tasks and projects.
  • Ensures all routine, safety and emergency work orders are completed and closed in a timely manner.
  • Repairs and overhauls mechanical equipment.
  • Reports equipment failures immediately.
  • BJC has determined this is a safety-sensitive position. The ability to work in a constant state of alertness and in a safe manner is an essential function of this job.

  • Minimum Requirements

     

    Degree

  • High School Diploma or GED
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    Experience

  • 5-10 years
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    Supervisor Experience

  • No Experience

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    Preferred Requirements and Additional Job Information

     

    Experience

  • 10+ years
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    Supervisor Experience

  • < 2 years
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    Licenses & Certifications

  • Cert/Lic in Area of Expertise

  • Benefits Statement

    Note: not all benefits apply to all openings

    -  Comprehensive medical, dental, life insurance, and disability plan options
    -  Pension Plan*/403(b) Plan
    -  401(k) plan
    -  Tuition Assistance
    -  Health Care and Dependent Care Reimbursement Accounts
    -  On-Site Fitness Center (depending on location)
    -  Paid Time Off Program for vacation, holiday and sick time

    *Pension does not apply to Memorial Hospital, Memorial Hospital East, Memorial Medical Group, Alton Memorial or Parkland Health Center


    Legal Statement

    The above information on this description has been designed to indicate the general nature and level of work performed by employees in this position. It is not designed to contain or be interpreted as an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties and qualifications required of employees assigned to this job.

     

    Equal Opportunity Employer