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Utility Systems Technician

Company: Pacific Medical Centers
Location: Olympia
Posted on: June 6, 2021

Job Description:

Providence is calling a Utility Systems Technician (1.0 FTE, 40 hours per week Day Shift) to Providence St. Peter Hospital in Olympia, WA.

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We are seeking a Utility Systems Technician to perform a variety of preventive maintenance, troubleshooting duties and/or installation of HVAC, electrical, security / fire alarm and/or control systems for both St Peter Hospital and off-site Clinic/Hospital facilities.

In this position you will:

  • Preventive maintenance, inspections, testing and repair of HVAC, fire alarm, electrical distribution, electrical generation

and control systems:

  • Recommends and implements preventive maintenance procedures.
  • Troubleshoots and resolves system and equipment failures and alarms.
  • Performs risk assessments and implements any necessary Interim Life Safety Measures.
  • Maintains documentation required for regulatory licensing and accreditation to meet compliance window reporting.
  • Performs other maintenance duties:
  • Maintains records of equipment maintenance and repair history in accordance with Department policy. Maintains

refrigerant-use records in accordance with EPA requirements.

  • Performs or supports approved HVAC, fire alarm and electrical system installations or modifications.
  • Maintains current documentation of HVAC, fire alarm / security and electrical systems (updates inventory as systems

change, updates control system graphics and maintains operating / maintenance information and service manuals).

  • Recommends stock of critical spare parts necessary for rapid response and continued system operations
  • Performs proactive HVAC system air (air exchange, comfort and pressure control) and water balance adjusting and
  • testing for air systems serving critical care areas as necessary to ensure regulatory compliance and efficient system


  • Assists with new systems commissioning activities.
  • Develops and implements energy conservation measures for HVAC, electrical and control systems.
  • Assists with owner design input for infrastructure projects.
  • Demonstrates knowledge and skill in providing training according to department protocols and operations for building

systems for Plant and Maintenance staff as appropriate.

  • Demonstrates knowledge and ability to verbalize health and safety regulations.
  • Works in accordance with organizational and regulatory requirements for health and safety. i.e. Lock Out-Tag Out
  • Demonstrates ability to work with patients, staff, leadership and clients of various ages' groups.
  • Considers patient, manager/client background and work history to effectuate positive work experience/relationship.
  • Responds appropriately according to age related needs and considerations.
  • Maintains safe work environment respective to age related population of the unit.

Required qualifications for this position include:

  • Three (3) years experience and working knowledge of commercial ventilation systems, emergency power generation, electrical distribution, chillers, hydronic systems and control/low voltage systems.
  • Recognized journeyman trade status, OR EL O1 unrestricted electrical license based on Washington State requirements OR

Boiler license OR NICET Fire Alarm Certification OR Medical Gas 6040 Certification OR Refrigeration license.

  • H.S. Diploma or GED

Preferred qualifications for this position include:

  • Experience with Siemens Building System-Apogee.
  • Experience with HVAC air and hydronic balancing.
  • Experience with testing and troubleshooting simplex fire alarm systems.
  • Experience working in a healthcare setting.
  • Experience with operating, testing and troubleshooting of emergency generators and transfer switches.

About the hospital you will serve.

Providence St. Peter Hospital is a 390-bed, not-for-profit regional teaching hospital. Located in Olympia, WA, St. Peter offers comprehensive rehabilitation, medical, surgical and behavioral health services. We have been ranked as one of the top 100 hospitals and as one of 10 premier healthcare employers in the nation and have recently achieved the coveted Magnet" recognition from the American Nurses Credentialing Center. Our hospital rests on a 173-acre campus, much of which includes natural forest and preserved wetlands that maintain a healing environment for patients and staff.

Keywords: Pacific Medical Centers, Olympia , Utility Systems Technician, Other , Olympia, Washington

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