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Journeyman 1 - Service Tech

  • Job ID: 461482700
  • Status: Full-Time
  • Regular/Temporary: Regular
  • Hours:
  • Shift: Day Job
  • Facility: UPMC Jameson
  • Department: Facilities
  • Location: 1211 Wilmington Avenue, New Castle PA 16105
  • Union Position: No
  • Salary Range: $22.29 to $38.66 / hour


UPMC Jameson located in New Castle, PA is hiring a Journeyman 1 - Service Tech to join the Facilities & Maintenance Team! This full-time position is primary day-based with some off shifts as needed. Possible weekend and holiday work as well as on call once every 8 weeks is required. 

Maintain the facilities mechanical systems and equipment, air conditioning, refrigeration and ventilation systems in a clean, repaired and running condition for an efficient operation.



  • Inspect all facilities specific mechanical air conditioning, refrigeration, and ventilation equipment to identify possible deficiencies and/or malfunctions. Inspect mechanical devices and makes any necessary repairs or corrections.
  • Interpret all information gathered from blueprints, instruction books and sketches to maintain all equipment. Ensure all equipment is kept in efficient working order and operated in a safe manner.
  • Perform preventive maintenance and take proactive steps to ensure equipment is properly maintained. Check meters, gauges, signal lights and other warning devices for possible problems and makes necessary corrections.
  • Perform all work following infection control procedures. Complete and records work orders; submits hours to supervisor on a daily basis.
  • Maintain a clean and safe work area, equipment rooms and shop areas. Maintain assigned mechanical area. Fabricate and maintain ICRA consistent with UPMC policy and standards.
  • Performs in accordance with system-wide competencies/behaviors. Performs all duties as assigned.



High School diploma with three-year apprenticeship in institutional refrigeration, air conditioning and ventilation systems is required. Completion of a recognized course in institutional refrigeration and air conditioning may be substituted year for year for apprenticeship and experience, or equivalent, such as on-the-job training. Must have working knowledge of plumbing, steam fitting and sheet metal work. May in the course of their duties be in rooms where medication is stored. No contact with medications is allowed.

Licensure, Certifications, and Clearances:
Must possess appropriate license or registration to meet code requirements, as needed.

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  • UPMC is an Equal Opportunity Employer/Disability/Veteran

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