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Mechanic A - Night: Pennsylvania Hospital

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Job ID: 185272
Work Type: FT
Location: Philadelphia, PA, United States

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Penn Medicine is dedicated to our tripartite mission of providing the highest level of care to patients, conducting innovative research, and educating future leaders in the field of medicine. Working for this leading academic medical center means collaboration with top clinical, technical and business professionals across all disciplines.

Today at Penn Medicine, someone will make a breakthrough. Someone will heal a heart, deliver hopeful news, and give comfort and reassurance. Our employees shape our future each day. Are you living your life's work?


 1. Repair and maintenance of all HVAC air handling and chiller plant equipment such as thermostats, motors, compressors, motor starters and controls, heat exchangers, steam traps, coils, dampers, and all drive accessories including refrigerators, ice machines pumps, pneumatics and knowledge of Building Automation Systems. 

2. Experience troubleshooting HVAC systems using schematic, diagrams and/or blueprints. 

3. Performs preventive maintenance on equipment as required.  


    • Demonstrates Professionalism within the framework of Relationship Based Care (PatientCentered Care). 
    • Demonstrates Teamwork by displaying a cooperative relationship with co-workers by consistently treating others with respect and always using open and honest communication.
    • Demonstrates Patient-Centered Care by showing courtesy, compassion, sensitivity and respect in all interactions with patients, visitors and other hospital personnel.
    • Displays a cooperative attitude and responds with respect to directions and recommendations from supervisor.
    • Supports ongoing improvement of client satisfaction: Returns phone calls and emails promptly Attends meetings as requested Is politically sensitive to clients/patients environment Is knowledgeable in their area
    • Timeliness on completing projects
    • Data provided is accurate and reliable
    • Participates in Entity and Department wide initiatives for Patient /Employee safety
    • Demonstrates an awareness of patient/ employee safety when carrying out daily responsibilities of their position. 
    • Participates in Entity and Department wide initiatives for Patient/Employee safety
    • Demonstrates an awareness of patient/ employee safety when carrying out daily responsibilities of their position.
    •  Validation of annual competencies required for the position 


      • CFC Recovery Certification required. 

        Education or Equivalent Experience:

        • HS diploma/GED required.
        • Demonstrated knowledge of mechanical/electrical systems as they apply to heating, ventilation and air conditioning systems.
        • Thorough knowledge of the theory and operation of heating, ventilating, air conditioning and refrigeration systems. 
        • Proven communication skills and ability to interact with patients and hospital personnel. 
        • Prior hospital experience and completion of a trade or vocational school preferred.

          We believe that the best care for our patients starts with the best care for our employees. Our employee benefits programs help our employees get healthy and stay healthy. We offer a comprehensive compensation and benefits program that includes one of the finest prepaid tuition assistance programs in the region. Penn Medicine employees are actively engaged and committed to our mission. Together we will continue to make medical advances that help people live longer, healthier lives.

          Live Your Life's Work

          We are an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action employer. Candidates are considered for employment without regard to race, ethnicity, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, religion, national origin, ancestry, age, disability, marital status, familial status, genetic information, domestic or sexual violence victim status, citizenship status, military status, status as a protected veteran or any other status protected by applicable law.

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