Job Description

Job Title: Maintenance Tech I
Job ID: 635444
Status: Full-Time
Regular/Temporary: Regular
Hours: 7 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.
Shift: Day Job
Department: Plant Maintenance
Location: 201 State St, Erie PA 16550


To perform a variety of routine corrective action, preventive maintenance and repair of facilities and equipment to insure optimum working conditions.

  • Makes assigned rounds performing work and initiating repairs as requested or required. 
  • Performs routine maintenance in assigned areas. 
  • Performs work as requested and/or evaluates work requests to determine the best possible solution or disposition. 
  • Contacts appropriate Facilities Engineering personnel to assist in the completion of lengthy or complex solutions to problems. 
  • Responsible for the care and maintenance of assigned Hamot tools and equipment.  
  • Performs preventive maintenance on assigned equipment and records all repairs and work done on equipment. 
  • Interacts with other department personnel, public and patients to insure optimum working conditions. 
  • Maintains effective communications with Facilities Engineering, contractors, vendors and others.
  • Performs routine mechanical, electrical and plumbing repairs. 
  • Makes out daily work requests to cover items not completed during normal rounds. 
  • Follows up on these work requests to insure that appropriate service is provided to the requesting personnel.  
  • Makes out daily productive tickets or log with all information and materials used on each work assignment. 
  • Assist in event table setup, and office furniture relocation in Hospital or offsite.
  • Keeps abreast of new developments in the field and actively partakes in related training and educational programs. 
  • Demonstrates Hamot's commitment to service excellence by understanding the needs of patients, their families, physicians and co-workers and doing what is required the first time, every time by being responsible, sensitive, accurate, timely, coordinated and thorough


  • High school graduate or equivalent and two years of vocational training in a related field. 
  • Three years of prior experience in a similar position.
  • Two additional years of prior similar experience may be considered in lieu of the formal (vocational) training.
  • Must be able to read blueprints.  
  • Must be able to demonstrate proper safety procedures throughout the medical center.  
  • May in the course of their duties be in rooms where medications are stored. No contact with medications is allowed. 
  • This position typically reports to Supervisor, Carpentry/Mechanical Services.

Licensure, Certifications, and Clearances:
  • Act 34 Criminal Clearance

UPMC is an equal opportunity employer. Minority/Females/Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities

Salary Range: $12.57 to $19.14

Union Position: No

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