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 the teaching hospital of Harvard Medical School, our reach is global and our impact is profound. Join our acclaimed Hospital Engineering Department and discover how your talents can change lives. Yours included.
The Electrical Instrument and Control Technician will be responsible for:
Responding to routine and emergency service requests via on-line work order, radio dispatch or as assigned by Group Leader/Supervisor.
Planning assigned work by examining detailed blueprints/drawings and project specifications, selecting and obtaining needed equipment and materials and determining appropriate sequence of tasks.
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.
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. Returns 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.
To qualify, you must have:
A high school level of educational development and up to one year of basic technical training and one to two years' experience.
Three to four years of facilities experience preferred.
The analytical skills to resolve problems that require the use of basic scientific, mathematical, or technical principles. Prior knowledge of building codes, mechanical, electrical, plumbing and HVAC systems.
Current Massachusetts Electrician licensure is required.
Please note: During a public health emergency, individuals in this role may be expected to take on additional duties to respond to organizational needs.
Boston Children's Hospital offers competitive compensation and unmatched benefits. Discover your best.
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.
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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.