PRIMARY FUNCTION: To safely and effectively operate, maintain, and repair equipment associated with the on-site Textiles Operation through timely and efficient preventive maintenance and repair.
PRINCIPAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
Responds immediately to equipment issues during production hours to quickly return the equipment to normal operating conditions.
Inspect, maintain, repair, install, and replace laundering and textiles finishing equipment and their associated feedback and software control systems.
Maintain and repair pump systems, low and medium pressure steam systems associated with the wash systems, and pneumatic actuated equipment and their associated sensors and software control.
Maintain and repair electro mechanical conveyance systems and their associated sensors and software control.
Maintain and repair hydraulic equipment and components and their associated sensors and software control.
Maintain and repair electric motor driven equipment and associated electric control components
Coordination of preventive maintenance and repairs with supervisor and operations management to efficiently complete tasks
Maintain adequate spare parts inventory based on historical factors and manufacturer's recommendations and notify supervisor of any discrepancies
Identify parts or additional equipment needed to successfully complete tasks
Identify potential equipment issues and develop repair or replacement strategies
Perform and record tasks per established preventive maintenance procedures or manufacturer specs on all equipment
Maintain positive attitudes and work relationships with co-workers, managers, vendors, and contractors.
Participate in scheduled inservice, training programs, shop meeting, and other activities required gaining information and instruction on equipment operation and other topics.
Perform 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.
Complete mandatory education requirements
Perform other related duties as required.
(BOTH) Day and Evening shift (**rotating schedule**)
Day shift - Able to work (4) 10 hour shifts for the first 4 - 6 months and every other weekends
Evening shift - Able to work 2p-10:30pm Monday -Friday for 3 months- No weekends
On-call responsibilities ** every 4th weekend from 4a-12:30pm
EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE REQUIREMENTS:
High School or Vo-Tech graduate
4 years of progressive experience with electro-mechanical equipment and their operation, maintenance, and repair.
PHYSICAL DEMANDS: Potential to work in wet areas. Work routinely requires prolonged standing, considerable walking, lifting and carrying of items up to 75 pounds in weight, stooping, crawling, and working off ladders, working overhead and occasionally at heights of up to 20 feet, use of powered man lifts and other industrial powered equipment, and laying under equipment for repairs.
Internal Number: 48343BR
About Christiana Care Health System
Christiana Care Health System is headquartered in Wilmington, Delaware and is one of the country's largest health care providers, ranking 21st in the nation for hospital admissions. Christiana Care is proudly a Nurse Magnet recognized institution. Christiana Care Health System is also one of the largest health care providers in the mid-Atlantic region, serving all of Delaware and portions of seven counties bordering the state in Pennsylvania, Maryland and New Jersey. A not-for-profit, non-sectarian health system, Christiana Care includes two hospitals with more than 1,100 patient beds, and is a major teaching hospital with two campuses. Christiana Care is continually recognized for excellence on a regional and national level. Our role in the community is expressed in the Christiana Care Way: "We serve our neighbors as respectful, expert, caring partners in their health. We do this by creating innovative, effective, affordable systems of care that our neighbors value."Christiana Care is a great place to work because we value diversity and recognize it to be a core part of our success. Because of the diversity of our employees, affiliated health professionals and volunteers, we are... positioned to meet the unique needs of our patients and community. We acknowledge and celebrate the uniqueness and talent of each employee. Because of our talented workforce we are able to provide a quality healthcare experience to our patients and community. We strive to create an inclusive environment in which individual diversity can be leveraged and thrive. 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.
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