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Position Summary:The Operating Engineer is responsible for the function and operation of oil and gas fired high pressure boilers and related equipmentThe Operating Engineer is responsible for operating and maintaining the high pressure boilers to ensure uninterrupted utility service to Deaconess Medical Center and the Deaconess Health and Education Center buildings. The Engineer's direct responsibilities include but not limited to: minor boiler equipment repair and adjustment as required; maintenance and performing periodic tests on Emergency Generators and related equipment; maintaining daily logs; water testing includes water softeners, boiler log, steam usage, and other utility usage; providing routine repair and maintenance of some or all of the following systems as directed by the Supervisors - Air Conditioning, steam, hot water heating, chilled water, air distribution systems, medical gas systems, pneumatic tube systems, electrical systems, mechanical/electrical beds, refrigeration and other systems. The engineer may repair, maintain, install mechanical and electrical equipment in accordance with diagrams, sketches, operational manuals and manufacturer's specifications as directed. May also lubricate and clean equipment, may be required to make or repair parts with shop tools such as a lathe, drill press, grinder, welding equipment etc. In emergency situations, the Operating Engineer; responds by making appropriate, immediate repairs until a Supervisor or Maintenance Engineer II can assess the total situation; identifies needs for specific repair parts and materials to Supervisors; and maintains good housekeeping within the steam plant.
Minimum Requirements: Two (2) years experience as a boiler operator
Education/Licenses/Certifications: High School Diploma or Equivalent Knowledge of High Pressure boilers and boiler related equipmentMinimum Second Class Stationary Engineer's License; First Class License Preferred
Position Type: Full-Time Regular Full Time Employee: YesPrimary Shift: Night Work Schedule: Night - Varies shift
MultiCare is a not-for-profit health care organization with more than 20,000 team members, including employees, providers and volunteers. MultiCare has been caring for our community for well over a century, since the founding of Tacoma’s first hospital and today is the largest community-based, locally governed system of health in the state of Washington, serving communities across Washington and Northern Idaho.
MultiCare’s comprehensive system of health includes numerous primary care, urgent care and specialty services — including Mary Bridge Children’s Hospital & Health Network; MultiCare Indigo Urgent Care; Pulse Heart Institute; MultiCare Medical Associates, affiliated physicians; MultiCare Rockwood Clinic, the largest multispecialty clinic in the Inland Northwest region; and MultiCare Connected Care, our Accountable Care Organization.
Eleven hospitals complete the organization: Allenmore Hospital, Auburn Medical Center, Capital Medical Center, Covington Medical Center, Deaconess Hospital, Good Samaritan Hospital, Mary Bridge Children’s Hospital — the Puget Sound region’s only children’s hospital and state-designated Level II Pediatric Trauma Center for Western Washingt...on — Navos Behavioral Health Hospital, Valley Hospital, Tacoma General Hospital — which is home to the South Puget Sound region’s only Level IV Neonatal Intensive Care Unit — and Wellfound Behavioral Health Hospital.
Our core values of Respect, Integrity, Stewardship, Excellence, Collaboration and Kindness, serve as our guiding principles and impact every aspect of our organization, including how we provide patient care and what we expect from each other.
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