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AdventHealth Mechanic Assistant – Laundry – Apopka in Apopka, Florida


Mechanic Assistant – Laundry – Apopka

AdventHealth seeks to hire a Mechanic Assistant who will embrace our mission to extend the healing ministry of Christ.

Facility Profile:

Established in 1908, AdventHealth is one of the largest not-for-profit healthcare systems in the country, caring for more than a million patients each year. The 2,286-bed acute-care medical facility, comprised of eight hospitals, has been recognized by U.S. News & World Report as one of the best hospitals in the country for the past 10 years. It serves as a community hospital for Greater Orlando and as a major tertiary referral hospital for Central Florida and much of the Southeast, the Caribbean and Latin America.

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Job Summary:

Under general supervision, the Mechanic Assistant performs preventative maintenance and repairs on industrial laundry and associated equipment. Accounts for materials used and maintains accurate logs. Actively participates in outstanding customer service and accepts responsibility in maintaining relationships that are equally respectful to all.

Knowledge, Skills, Education, & Experience Required:

  • Ability to communicate effectively in written and spoken English

  • Basic knowledge of mechanical fundamentals

  • Minimum of one year of experience with factory-type manufacturing or processing equipment and systems

  • Graduate of maintenance or factory-service school education (Preferred)

  • Intermediate knowledge of electrical and mechanical systems (Preferred)

  • Ability to read electrical schematics (Preferred)

Licensure, Certification, or Registration Required:

  • N/A

Job Responsibilities:

Demonstrates through behavior AdventHealth’s Core Values of Keep Me Safe, Love Me, Make it Easy, and Own it as outlined in the organization’s Performance Excellence Program.

  • Assists the Engineering Team with quality preventative maintenance and repairs to industrial laundry equipment ensuring continued operation per manufacturer specifications. Examines and dismantles equipment to assist in the determination of malfunction, reassembles as instructed.

  • Repairs or replaces parts as instructed utilizing hand tools and measuring instruments. Replaces components such as, bearings, motors and micro-switches as instructed.

  • Responsible for the removal of lint around all equipment and support structures throughout the facility on a daily basis. This includes the use of a personnel lift on the overhead rail system.

  • Schedules the prefabrication of materials to assist with preventative maintenance procedures and repairs.

  • Maintains accurate log books and reports all items in need of repair.

  • Follows all FH, OSHA, DNV and regulatory guidelines and safety procedures. Ensures all equipment is in safe, operating condition.

  • Completes work orders in a timely and professional manner following all hospital best practice standards, policies, procedures and work instructions.

  • Completes other duties as assigned to ensure the smooth operation of the department.

If you want to be a part of a team that is dedicated to delivering the highest quality in patient care, we invite you to explore the Mechanic Assistant opportunity with AdventHealth and apply online today.

Job Keywords:

Mechanic Assistant, Laundry, Apopka

Job: Facilities Services / Housekeeping / Security

Primary Location: US-FL-Apopka

Organization AdventHealth Central Florida

Schedule Full-time

Shift Day

Job Level Entry Level

Education Level None

Travel No

Job Posting Aug 22, 2019, 8:25:21 AM

Req ID: 284324

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