Swedish Medical Center Licensed Engineer Grade III - Facility Management in Seattle, Washington


Swedish Medical Center is looking for a Licensed Engineer Grade III for a full-time, day shift in Facility Management at Swedish Cherry Hill in Seattle, WA.

We are seeking an experienced person to collaborate with hospital personnel to keep hospital infrastructure and equipment functioning properly.

In this position you will:

  • Perform daily inspections of boilers, pipe lines, air conditioning systems, generator, ventilation systems, and other operating equipment for steam, water, air, fuel and gasses

  • Monitor equipment by use of meters, gauges, and computers

  • Troubleshoot and make repairs on a wide variety of mechanical equipment and their controls including emergency generator prime movers and support systems, boilers, pumps, fans, and motors

  • Read and update mechanical prints and schematics

  • Completes all necessary documentation daily or as required.


Required qualifications for this position include:

  • High School diploma or equivalent

  • Must have completed two formal specialized, related training courses

  • Must have at least four years of experience in equipment inspection, testing and maintenance of required systems and equipment

  • Valid Grade III, II, or I Steam Engineer's License or a Boiler Supervisor Endorsement. Valid Grade III, II, or I Steam Engineer license must be obtained within 90 days of hire

  • Experience in Facilities Engineering

About the Cherry Hill Campus.

What is now known as the James Tower at Swedish/Cherry Hill Campus was home to the first hospital in Seattle, established in 1877 by the Sisters of Providence, a Catholic charity. On July 1, 2000, the 385-bed tertiary-care center previously known as Providence Seattle Medical Center became part of the Swedish health-care system.

We offer a full comprehensive range of benefits — see our website for details


Our Mission

Our Non-Profit Mission: Improve the health and well-being of each person we serve.

About Us

Swedish is the largest nonprofit health care provider in the Greater Seattle Area. It is comprised of five hospital campuses (First Hill, Cherry Hill, Ballard, Edmonds and Issaquah); ambulatory care centers in Redmond and Mill Creek; and Swedish Medical Group a network of more than 183 primary care and specialty locations throughout the Great Puget Sound area. Swedish employs more than 13,000 employees and 4,200 physicians. Whether through physician clinics, health education, research and innovation or other means of 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.

Schedule: Full-time

Shift: Day

Job Category: Facilities / Engineering

Location: Washington-Seattle

Work Locations: Cherry Hill Main Bldg (WA150) 500 17th Ave James Tower Seattle, 98122

Req ID: 189279