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Handyman - General Maintenance - Fort Lauderdale

Job Description

Maintenance Repair Operations (MRO) Handyman

FLSA Status:       Non-Exempt

EEO Class Code: Professional

 

NATURE OF WORK

  • Maintains the operation of entire building systems, including heating, ventilation, and air conditioning machinery and component parts. Performs repairs to beds, nurse call systems, minor plumbing, carpentry and electrical. Performs preventive maintenance, maintains records for efficient operation of the physical plant. Operates and maintains the site

EXAMPLES OF ESSENTIAL DUTIES

  • Inspect and operate HVAC machinery and equipment and determine that all is functioning properly
  • Test efficiency of building systems by checking pressures and temperatures and make adjustments, if necessary
  • Maintain and make minor repairs to a variety of refrigeration equipment such as centrifugal and reciprocating refrigeration compressors, air compressors, fan coils units, fan units, and related piping
  • Oil and grease equipment, change filters, and replace small valves
  • Adjust and renew belts, clean traps, and strainers
  • Assist in setting up preventive maintenance schedules
  • Recommends ordering of parts as needed
  • Clean work areas and maintain tools and equipment
  • May be assigned to property maintenance work
  • Other duties as assigned
  • Operation of computer-based control system required.

KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES

  • Ability to handle multiple projects and make decisions
  • Holds necessary/required licenses
  • Knowledge and understanding of blueprints
  • Strong customer service, communication and computer skills
  • Experience working in Hospital environment a plus
  • Knowledge of heating, ventilation, and air conditioning machinery and components
  • Must possess a sense of ownership and pride in one’s work along with a service-oriented approach
  • Able to work independently and take initiative when necessary as well as capable of working as a member of a team and in conjunction with other trades
  • Must observe and comply with all standard safety codes and practices, perform work in accordance with recognized trade and Encompass Onsite Services standards
  • Must be quality focused, customer service oriented and able to routinely communicate with peers and customers, clearly and professionally
  • Must possess a high degree of honesty and integrity
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