Job Description

Job Title: Night HVAC Mechanic (Hamot Medical Center)
Job ID: 20070593
Status: Full-Time
Regular/Temporary: Regular
Hours: 11:00 p.m - 7:00 a.m.
Shift: Day Job
Department: Plant Maintenance
Location: 201 State St, Erie PA 16550


To perform any installation, maintenance and repair of medical center HVAC equipment and environmental control systems in a manner that provides optimum efficiency, primarily during evening and night shift hours.

  • Operates, maintains and installs medical center building systems including, but not limited to, heating, ventilating and air conditioning systems, refrigeration, medical gas distribution systems, high and low voltage electrical systems and other mechanical systems. Performs periodic inspections and preventive maintenance on equipment as required by the preventive maintenance program.Repairs medical center patient care equipment, such as beds, wheelchairs, carts, etc.Responds to trouble calls on communication and lifesafety systems, such as nurse call system, fire alarm system, radio and telephone communication systems; assesses problems and repairs or calls for additional assistance as necessary to restore proper operation.Operates and repairs the pneumatic tube system to insure continuous operation.
  • Operates the environmental control computer to control the HVAC systems to optimize energy management.Completes electronic work reports for the maintenance management system and preventive maintenance system, to include a description of work performed, repairs needed, repairs made, time, parts and material used on each piece of equipment. Informs supervisor of parts, materials, equipment and tools necessary to perform job functions.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 is required
  • Formal vocational or technical training in HVAC, mechanical, high and low voltage electrical systems or building maintenance is required.
  • One year experience in HVAC or building maintenance field is required.
  • This position typically reports to the Manager of Facilities Engineering, HVAC division.
  • May in the course of their duties be in rooms where medications are stored. No contact with medications is allowed. 
  • Experience with Microsoft windows-based programs

Licensure, Certifications, and Clearances:
  • Act 34

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

    Salary Range: $16.66 to $26.63 / hour

    Union Position: No

    Apply Current Employee?


    At UPMC, our shared goal is to create a cohesive, positive, experience for our employees, patients, health plan members, and community. If you too are driven by these values, you may be a great fit at UPMC!


    UPMC provides a total rewards package that can help you achieve the goals you have for your career and your personal life. Whether you want to learn a new skill through a training course, reach personal health and wellness targets, become more involved in your community, or follow a career path that provides you with the right experience to be successful, UPMC can help you get to where you want to be.


    Now more than ever, YOU can help us shape our communities and UPMC into a better place for everyone to work, study, play, and thrive.

    Learn more about working here and check out our policies and recent updates.

    UPMC Health Plan Named Best Places to Work for LGBTQ Equality in 2019

    UPMC Ranked #1 Best Places for Women and Diverse Managers in 2019

    Talent Network