Swedish Health Services Engineer Associate - Facility Management in Issaquah, Washington
Where you work matter! Swedish Medical Center is looking for a Engineer Associate (1.0 FTE, Night Shift) to work in Facility Management at Swedish Issaquah located in Issaquah, WA.
Performs a wide variety of work requiring a variety of limited maintenance skills and abilities including but not limited to electricity, electronics, sheet metal work, welding, mechanics, machine shop work, hydraulics, plumbing, painting, ventilation work, carpentry, plastering, concrete and masonry work, ceiling installation, floor installation and motors.
In this position you will:
HVAC – Familiar with the location, use, control of and maintenance processes for thermostats, temperature readings, filter replacement, cooling tower cleaning, and air handler cleaning.
Plumbing – Ability to repair and replace faucets, flushometers, toilets, drain maintenance and valve locations.
Electrical – Ability to replace lighting, ballasts, switches and outlets. Assist with monthly generator testing and scheduled maintenance. Inspect, lubricate and connect power to motors. Knowledge of location and functions of breakers, switches and outlets.
Medical Gas – Ability to inspect, calibrate and perform testing and repairs on gas outlets, tanks, distribution equipment, and monitoring locations/readings.
Fire/Life Safety – Familiar with Fire control panel function, alarm system devices, sprinkler system function, wet and dry systems, pump and valve locations and fire extinguisher emergency lighting testing. Ability to identify system types and locations. Knowledge, location and ability to silence panels.
Required qualifications for this position include:
1 year Experience in general equipment maintenance.
Shall be team, service and detail oriented, creative, adaptive and an active participant in work flow management.
Be willing to continually train through self-directed, external education including documented experience with OJT and SMC Facilities provided training.
Understand and use basic electrical testing equipment.
Must be in good physical condition and perform many physically demanding tasks including: climbing ladders, working in high places, working in tight/confined places, climbing several flights of stairs, moving quickly to emergent situations - actual events and drills. Reaching overhead and below the floor to work on equipment.
About the Issaquah Campus.
With advances in technology, an environmentally friendly design and new hospital infrastructure, the campus is designed to be different. The new campus provides a broad range of inpatient and outpatient medical services including oncology, cardiac care, obstetrics, pediatric specialty care, emergency services, primary care and a host of other medical and surgical services and specialists.
We offer comprehensive, best-in-class benefits to our caregivers. For more information, visit
Our Mission is to improve the health and well-being of each person we serve.
Our Vision is Health for a Better World.
Swedish is the largest not-for-profit health care system in the greater Seattle area. It is comprised of five hospital campuses (First Hill, Cherry Hill, Ballard, Edmonds and Issaquah); emergency rooms and specialty center in Redmond (East King County) and the Mill Creek area in Everett; and Swedish Medical Group, a network of more than 128 primary care and specialty care locations throughout the greater Puget Sound area. Swedish employs nearly 13,000 caregivers (all employees), including nearly 1,400 providers. Whether through physician clinics, education, research and innovation or other outreach, we're committed to caring for the people in our region and beyond. Swedish is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer Swedish does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, disability, protected veteran, military status, religion, age, creed, national origin, gender identity, sexual orientation, marital status, genetic information, or any other basis prohibited by local, state, or federal law.
Job Category: Facilities Management
Work Locations: Issaquah Main Bldg (WA171) 751 Ne Blakely Dr Issaquah, 98029
Req ID: 303681