at Christiana Care Health System in Newark, Delaware, United States
To install, maintain, and repair, primary and sub-system plumbing systems, including medical gas, domestic hot and cold water, and waste systems.
Hours: 6:00 a.m. - 2:30 p.m. / 7:30 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. (Monday-Friday)
Available at any site
On-Call alternating weeks/weekends/Holidays
PRINCIPAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
Installs, repairs, and maintains plumbing sub-systems and equipment.
Repairs and installs primary plumbing systems and medical gas piping.
Performs preventative maintenance on facility systems and equipment.
Checks water pressure and temperature.
Troubleshoots problems on plumbing systems.
Performs assigned work safely, adhering to established departmental safety rules and practices. Reports to supervisor, in a timely manner, any unsafe activities, conditions, hazards, or safety violations that may cause injury to oneself, other employees, patients and visitors.
Performs other related duties as required.
EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE REQUIREMENTS:
High school graduate or equivalent.
Four year Trade school and Journeyman certificate. Four years' experience in the plumbing field.
An equivalent combination of education and experience may be substituted.
KNOWLEDGE, SKILL, AND ABILITY REQUIREMENTS:
Knowledge of plumbing maintenance, techniques, and equipment.
Knowledge of NFPA 99 medical gas systems section.
Knowledge of MCD policies and procedures.
Skill in use of equipment, instruments, and tools (i.e. pipe cutters, threaders, levels, skill saws, electric drills.)
Skill in oral and written communication.
Ability to effectively troubleshoot plumbing problems and take corrective action.
Ability to evaluate varied situations and make timely, appropriate decisions on necessary repairs, replacement, and modifications.
Ability to effectively organize work assignments.
Ability to read and work from blueprints and specifications.
Journeyman Plumber certification.
UPDATE: ChristianaCare is committed to prioritizing the health and safety of our patients and caregivers. As we continue to meet the needs of our caregivers and our community through the COVID-19 pandemic, our commitment to health and safety requires that we take new steps to ensure a safe environment for medical care for our patients and a workplace that avoids preventable harm for our caregivers. For this reason, vaccination for COVID-19 is required for all caregivers at ChristianaCare and is considered a safety standard that is job-related and consistent with business necessity for all caregivers.
Christiana Care Health System is an equal opportunity employer, firmly committed to prohibiting discrimination, whose staff is reflective of its community, and considers qualified applicants for open positions without regard to race, color, sex, religion, national origin, sexual orientation, genetic information, gender identity or expression, age, veteran status, disability, pregnancy, citizenship status, or any other characteristic protected under applicable federal, state, or local law.