Job Description

Job Title: Maintenance Tech - Canterbury Place
Job ID: 749370
Status: Full-Time
Regular/Temporary: Regular
Hours: 7:00 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.
Shift: Day Job
Facility: Canterbury Place
Department: CANTR Plant Oper and Maint
Location: 310 Fisk Street, Pittsburgh PA 15201


The Maintenance Tech performs preventative maintenance duties and repairs all building elements and mechanical/electrical systems.

This is a Regular Full-Time position with on-call and weekend/holiday availability required.


This position is based out of Canterbury Place in Lawrenceville.

Canterbury Place’s exceptional care and excellence in service have made it one of Westerns Pennsylvania’s leading providers of geriatric care. Canterbury Place offers world-class medical care and an array of geriatric services including personal care, skilled nursing and rehabilitation, and skilled memory support. Located in vibrant Lawrenceville, a beautiful neighborhood of the city of Pittsburgh; this UPMC Senior Community flourishes with creativity and diversity.



  • Adjust functional parts of devices and control instruments as directed.
  • Assist other maintenance personnel, as instructed.
  • Assist with the chemical treatment, cleaning and maintenance of the closed loop hot water heating system.
  • Drive any (SNF) automotive equipment as assigned. This would include operation of various snow removal equipments.
  • Know about the use of electrical testing equipment.
  • Know basic trouble shooting and repair of electric motors of different sizes.
  • Know well about General Maintenance and plumbing, water and sewer system.
  • Learn about regulations and codes, sanitation and safety regulation as out lined in (SNF) Policy and Standards or as good judgment dictates.
  • Lubricate and clean equipment and parts.
  • Maintain log of these test for inspectors or supervisors.
  • Maintain work area and equipment in a clean and orderly manner.
  • Perform a variety of miscellaneous repairs of a routine nature such as, but not limited to, freeing sticking doors, windows and locks.
  • Perform a wide variety of mechanical, electrical testing and installation of new equipment as directed.
  • Perform basic Preventive Maintenance Work Orders.
  • Perform related duties assigned by authorized personnel or as may be required to meet emergency situations or as dictated by (SNF) Policy.
  • Report to supervisor all unsafe acts or condition observed within the (SNF) or support facilities.
  • Request that certain materials or machine parts be purchased as a part of the maintenance function.
  • Test the water temperature, emergency and fire system as policy dictates.
  • Work cooperatively with all (SNF) personnel and perform work in accordance with (SNF) policy, regulations, and standards.



  • High school diploma or equivalent.
  • 3 years basic electrical knowledge.
  • Available for On Call duty on a 24 hour a day basis and work shifts, weekends and holidays as scheduled.
  • 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
  • Older Adult Protective Services Act

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

Salary Range: $0 / hour

Union Position: Yes

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