Centura Health Plumber (Journeyman) in Durango, Colorado

Located in the scenic, historic and charming Southwest Colorado town of Durango, Mercy Regional Medical Center (MRMC) is a full-service, acute care hospital with Level III Trauma designation. Recognized by Healthgrades (a leading, independent health care ratings company) with awards for Outstanding Patient Experience and Patient Safety Excellence, as well as an “A” Hospital Safety rating from The LeapFrog Group, Mercy Regional Medical Center blends state-of-the-art technology with a serene and comfortable environment to promote well-being and healing. Specialty services include emergency care, surgical care, cardiac care, an Orthopedic and Spine Center of Excellence and a Family Birthing Center equipped with every amenity and a dedicated surgical suite. Durango residents experience an exceptional quality life with world-class outdoor recreation including snow sports, river sports, hiking, biking and more. Learn more about us at: http://www.mercydurango.org/

*Job Description/Job Posting ID: 114463*

*Recruiter Contact: Alison Williams, AlisonWilliams@centura.org*

*Clinic/Department:** 8541 MRMC PLANT OPERATIONS *

*Hospital: MERCY REGIONAL MEDICAL CENTER *

*Schedule: Full Time*

*Shift: Days*

_JOB SUMMARY_

Maintain facilities and grounds to ensure continual utility and life safety systems are operational and intact at all times. Maintain facility and grounds to conform with JCAHO and all other applicable regulatory agency requirements are met. Provide support for all other building projects as assigned. Maintains and repairs assigned equipment throughout the Medical Center to include sanitary waste system, hot/cold water system, sprinkler/standpipe system, medical/natural gas system, compressed air, and medical vacuum system.

_EDUCATION_

High School diploma, or GED preferred.

_EXPERIENCE_

  • Minimum 3 years’ experience in maintenance field or construction related background.

  • One year of Healthcare related experience preferred.

_LICENSE/CERTIFICATION_

  • Valid Colorado driver license.

  • Current Colorado journeyman Plumbers license or must obtain within 1 year of employment.

_OTHER REQUIRED SKILLS AND ABILITIES_

  • Ability to read and interpret blue prints.

  • Basic knowledge of building systems and maintenance.

  • Knowledge of proper machinery and tool use.

  • Possess basic knowledge and skills in the following areas: Electrical, Plumbing, HVAC, Steam Systems, Medical Gas Systems, Building System, and Carpentry.

_PHYSICAL ABILITIES_

  • Vision sufficient to read records, instruments, documentation, and blue prints.

  • Hearing sufficient to interact with clients who may be unable to speak at normal voice level.

  • Mobility (including lifting of 75 pounds, bending, stooping, reaching) and dexterity sufficient to handle required equipment and tools associated with job assignments.

May be subjected to biohazard infectious materials, potential exposure to communicable disease, exposure to extreme weather conditions, exposure to hazards related to building systems.

Important notification to applicants as of Nov. 20, 2014: Effective Jan. 1, 2015, Centura Health will no longer hire tobacco users in Colorado and Kansas. The change to our policy does not apply to associates hired on or before Dec. 31, 2014. Centura Health is an Equal Opportunity Employer, M/F/D/V.