Job Description

Job Title: Medical Systems Mechanic
Job ID: 742557
Status: Full-Time
Regular/Temporary: Regular
Hours: 7 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.
Shift: Day Job
Facility: UPMC Passavant
Department: Plant Maintenance
Location: 9100 Babcock Blvd, Pittsburgh PA 15237


Per procedures PM's on beds, wheelchairs, nurse calls. Keeps all systems in safe and reliable working condition.

  • Install, maintain and repair components of the hospital cable television system.
  • Install, maintain and repair components of the hospital nurse call system and code blue.
  • Provide support to Engineering and Maintenance department by responding to building maintenance calls, assisting construction workers and helping with emergency repairs etc. as the need arises.
  • Service, inspect and inventory all medical equipment (beds, wheelchairs, IV poles and patient stretchers) and nurse call control units on a regular basis.


  • High School diploma or equivalent required. 
  • Three years experience in general or equipment maintenance required. 
  • A good understanding/knowledge of construction related trades required.
  • Strong knowledge of JCAHO Environment of Care standards preferred.
  • May in the course of their duties be in rooms where medications are stored. No contact with medications is allowed.

Licensure, Certifications, and Clearances:
  • Act 34 Criminal Clearance
  • Driver's License

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

Salary Range: $0 / hour

Union Position: Yes

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