Job Description

Job Title: Maintenance Tech I (Hamot Medical Center)
Job ID: 26874380
Status: Full-Time
Regular/Temporary: Regular
Hours: First Shift
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.

  • 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.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
  • 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.


  • 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 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:

UPMC is an Equal Opportunity Employer/Disability/Veteran

Salary Range: $13.69 to $20.84 / hour

Union Position: No

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