Facilities Supervisor

Mar 18, 2018
Mar 29, 2018
Employer Type
Direct Employer
Employment Type
Full Time
Facilities Supervisor (000952)Masonicare Health Center - Wallingford, CT

Full Time - 40hrs/wk

Day Time: 7:00am - 3:30pm

Responsible for the operation and maintenance of the boiler and other auxiliary equipment necessary for producing steam for heat and power for hospital.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

* Assists in selecting staff, trains/orients personnel, evaluate performance and makes recommendations for personnel actions.

* Operates and maintains boilers; observes various meters and gauges and takes appropriate action for safe operation.

* Maintains departmental reports and records and collects statistical data for administrative and regulatory purposes. Applies knowledge of state building code, state construction procedures for capital improvement and informal projects and practical knowledge of several trades including plumbing, heating, and air conditioning.

* Performs a variety of general maintenance, repair, overhaul, and construction duties in all hospital buildings, including minor repairs on electrical equipment and machinery, painting, plastering, carpentry, HVAC, and plumbing. Works from blueprints and drawings in constructing and repairing. Analyzes and troubleshoots all types of mechanical, electrical, and plumbing systems, including knowledge of instruments and test equipment used in testing and adjusting systems.

* Assists in planning, organizing, directing and controlling the facilities management, lost prevention, and activities of the hospital.

* Coordinates preventative maintenance schedules and prioritizes repair and maintenance work to minimize disruption of hospital operations. Provides technical instruction and guidance to technicians that plan or perform preventive maintenance for all types of mechanical, electrical, and plumbing systems, including knowledge of instruments and test equipment using in testing and adjusting systems. Develops preventive maintenance (PM) standards and oversees implementation of the PM Program campus wide. Leads and supervises technicians in the planning and scheduling of preventive maintenance activities on mechanical, electrical, and plumbing systems.

* Starts stops and switches over boiler as appropriate.

* Cleans and repair boilers, blow tubes, and discharge sediment; regulates feed water and condensation pumps and lubricates pumps equipment.

* Cleans inside of boiler wall and repairs and/or replaces broken or worn parts.

* Tests emergency generators and logs results, reaction, etc. Tests boiler and cooling tower water samples; assigns proper chemical treatment to boiling and cooling waters.

* Performs periodic inspections of mechanical rooms throughout the hospital to ensure proper operation of heat, air condition and ventilation, and medical support equipment.

* Perform routine maintenance repairs in the hospital when called between the hours of 5:00pm-8:00am daily and all day Saturday, Sunday and holidays. Contacts maintenance mechanic or supervisor on call if unable to make the necessary repairs depending on the urgency of the repair.

* Checks operation of emergency generators during a power failure. Takes readings and resets relays that trip out. Check and reset elevators and make sure no individual are in the elevators.

* Assists in snow removal and other projects to ensure timely completion.

* Oversees life safety preventive maintenance and testing programming, including sprinkler systems and fire alarm system.

* When applicable, demonstrates competencies, including knowledge and behaviors to meet age specific resident/patient needs.

* Attends meeting as required. Participates in in-service meetings.

* Performs other duties as required.

Minimum Qualifications:

Education: Post High School Vocational/ Specialized Training

Experience: 5-7 years specializing in boiler equipment/ machinery in a supervisory capacity.

Certificates, Licenses, Registrations: HVAC License in the State of Connecticut Required. The S1 or S2 license preferred but would accept a S3 or S4 license as well.

Job ID: SDL2017