At Boston Children's Hospital, success is measured in patients treated, parents comforted and teams taught. It's in discoveries made, processes perfected, and technology advanced. In major medical breakthroughs and small acts of kindness. And in colleagues who have your back and patients who have your heart. As a teaching hospital of Harvard Medical School, our reach is global and our impact is profound. Join our acclaimed Facilities Department and discover how your talents can change lives. Yours included.
This Licensed Electrician - Instrument/Control Tech is responsible for:
Responding to routine and emergency service requests via on‑line work order, radio dispatch or as assigned by Group Leader/Supervisor. Planing assigned work by examining detailed blueprints/drawings and project specifications, selecting and obtaining needed equipment and materials and determining appropriate sequence of tasks. In absence of Supervisor/Group Leader, organizing, prioritizing and ensuring completion of service requests and scheduled preventive maintenance on assigned shift.
Installing system equipment, fixtures and controls in accordance with manufacturer and hospital specifications. Measuring, cutting, threading, bending and assembling conduits and fittings and runs and connects system wiring. Installing, securing and connecting fixtures and equipment, including switches, motors, transformers and computerized control devices.
Inspecting, repairing and maintaining electronic system elements, appliances and equipment. Disassembling, examining and/or utilizing specialized testing instruments in order to isolate defects/malfunctions and removes, repairs and/or replaces parts/fixtures/equipment as needed. Performing periodic testing and inspection of systems and component equipment in order to assess functional status and conformance with hospital, code and regulatory standards.
Maintaining communication with other engineering department personnel in order to plan and coordinate work assignments and describe and refer problems/issues outside scope of authority/trade. Communicating with customer departments as needed to clarify job specifications and minimize any disruption of department services/operations.
Completing, filing and/or routing a variety of logs and records required to document work performed and ensure compliance with hospital and regulatory requirements. Accessing hospital and/or departmental computer systems in order to process and forward work orders, receive, prepare and respond to routine electronic correspondence and perform other related functions.
Maintaining neatness and safety of work area. Cleaning and maintaining tools and equipment in working condition, reporting items in need of repair or replacement to Group Leader/Supervisor. Returning materials/equipment to designated storage locations.
Maintaining technical knowledge and skills through attendance at in service and continuing education programs and participation in other related activities. Providing guidance and serves as a resource for department personnel on systems, technology and procedures related to area(s) of responsibility.
In order to qualify, you must have:
Current Massachusetts Electrician licensure.
The ability to communicate effectively both orally and in writing and provide empathy in difficult interpersonal situations.
The ability to work with diverse internal and external constituencies.
Boston Children's Hospital offers competitive compensation and unmatched benefits.
Boston Children's Hospital is an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action Employer. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to their race, color, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, protected veteran status or disability.
Internal Number: 2832649
About Boston Children's Hospital
Boston Children's Hospital is a 395-bed comprehensive center for pediatric health care. As one of the largest pediatric medical centers in the United States, Children's offers a complete range of health care services for children from birth through 21 years of age.