General Mechanics Supv.
Reporting to the Assistant Director of Operations and Maintenance at the Health Sciences Center (HSC) Campus, the General Mechanics Shop Supervisor is responsible for the day-to-day work and activities of the general mechanics at the HSC Campus. Responsibilities consist of supervising multi-craft mechanics performing basic building maintenance and repairs including minor repairs and/or replacement of plumbing fixtures, electrical fixtures, and basic carpentry work for all University and Hospital Buildings on the HSC Campus. Performs other duties as assigned.
- Bachelor’s degree, trade school diploma, or union training required
- Philadelphia Class “A” Engineer License is preferred. Must possess at least 5 years of experience in the building trades. Prior experience as a supervisor, lead person or foreperson preferred. An equivalent combination of education and experience may be considered.
- Must be experienced in performing basic electrical work such as installing switches and ballasts, basic carpentry work such as flooring, doors, and touch-up painting, basic plumbing work such as faucet, toilet, and flush-o-meters repairs, fire caulking, roofing, snow removal, and other job related jobs. Basic understanding of all trades.
- Must possess solid supervisory skills demonstrated through past experience in a formal or informal lead capacity, strong ability to manage projects, solid interpersonal and communication skills, being results driven, ability to think critically and successfully navigate complex situations.
- Demonstrated ability to convey important information and techniques to staff through formal and informal training methods.
- Must have a valid Driver's license.
- Must be able to work On-Call several weeks each month
- Must have Joint Commission knowledge and have a basic understanding of building codes.
- Working knowledge of all applicable computer software including MS Office; Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
- Demonstrated ability to read drawings, schematics, and one line diagrams; Familiarity with all laws and regulations pertaining to equipment operation and repair; Ability to operate all standard engineering and facilities management equipment. preferred.
- A Bachelor's degree
- Philadelphia Class "A" Engineer License
- Knowledge of Regulatory Compliance standards (NFPA, OSHA, etc)
Primary Location: Pennsylvania-Philadelphia-Health Sciences Campus (HSC)-Facilities Mgm't-Germantown Av
Employee Status: Regular