Howard University Hospital | Washington, DC

    Building Engineer

    Job Title
    Building Engineer
    Job ID
    27662390
    Location
    Washington,  DC 20060
    Other Location
    Description

    With over 150 years of caring for our community and each other in the Washington DC area, Howard University Hospital has a world-renowned reputation for high-quality, patient-centric care. Howard University Hospital is the nation’s only teaching hospital located on the campus of a Historically Black University and has created a superior learning environment, with groundbreaking research and positive patient outcomes.
     
    Howard University Hospital seeks to hire a Building Engineer who will embrace our rich and historic tradition of excellence. If you want to make a difference in someone’s life every day, consider a position with a team of professionals who are doing just that, making a difference. 

    The Building Engineer: 

    • Performs daily routine maintenance rounds and inspections of mechanical rooms, equipment, machinery, buildings and facilities within assigned areas for proper operation and working condition
    • Performs assigned preventive maintenance on equipment, machinery, buildings, and facilities in accordance with SOPs (standard operating procedures), internal requirements, manufacturer’s specifications, and safety policies.
    • Determines type and extent of malfunctions and adjusts, repairs, or replaces parts or components, reassembles, and tests for proper operation.
    • Reports more serious problems to supervisor for instructions or maintenance scheduling while following safety protocol.
    • Assumes other duties and responsibilities that are related and appropriate to the position and area.  The above responsibilities are a general description of the level and nature of the work assigned to this classification and are not to be considered all-inclusive.

    A qualified candidate will possess: 

    • High School Diploma or GED.
    • Minimum one-year experience required. Successful completion of an approved and accredited Trade School or apprenticeship program in lieu of one year of experience is acceptable.
    • Valid driver’s license.

    At Howard University Hospital our job is to care for you. We do this by offering:

    • Work-life balance
    • Recognition and rewards for professional expertise
    • Competitive, comprehensive benefit plans offered (including health, disability, vacation, sick leave, and 403B retirement plan)
       

    COVID-19 Vaccination 

    Howard University Hospital requires all external applicants to be fully vaccinated for COVID-19 before commencing employment.  External Applicants may be required to furnish proof of vaccination and, if offered, may elect to be vaccinated at a designated Howard University Hospital location. 

    Required Skills

    High school diploma or equivalent.
    Minimum one-year experience required. Successful completion of an approved and accredited Trade School or apprenticeship program in lieu of one year of experience is acceptable.
    Valid driver’s license.

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