Facilities Maintenance Technician


Community Health Group is a locally based non-profit health plan that ensures access to high quality, culturally sensitive health care for underserved communities throughout San Diego County. We treat our 300-member, multi-lingual staff like family, encouraging an atmosphere of collaborative teamwork, continuous learning, personal growth, and promotion from within. Recognized as one of the Top Workplaces in San Diego, CHG offers its employees such benefits as tuition reimbursement, a meditation room and yoga classes, a monthly Breakfast With The CEO, and memorable events throughout the year. 

We know that by serving our employees well, they, in turn, will better serve our nearly 300,000+ membership. We have been recognized consistently for the excellence and sensitivity of our customer service by members, physicians, vendors, and a full range of health care providers. We are accredited by the National Committee for Quality Assurance and proud of our continuing company-wide Quality Initiatives.

We are currently recruiting for:  Facilities Maintenance Technician

POSITION SUMMARY

Under the general supervision from Chief Financial Officer performs activities required to maintain building and grounds in clean and orderly condition and provide physical and mechanical support to employees and the organization.

 

RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Monitors the appearance of the building exterior and interior by performing a daily inspection walk thru.  Assists in the cleaning and disinfecting of all surfaces on a daily basis.

  • Inspects work completed by after-hours cleaning contractor and staff.

  • Assists the Chief Financial Officer as instructed with direction of contractors performing various work around the facility and grounds.

  • Maintains building accessibility and safety by keeping entrances and walkways clear of obstruction.

  • Assists with trash removal and transporting materials to disposal/recycling area daily.

  • Troubleshoots, repairs and maintains facility systems under the direction of the Chief Financial Officer.  Assists with routine and emergency repairs as instructed.

  • Organizes and maintains supplies of all materials necessary for efficient building operations. Orders supplies and equipment as authorized.

  • Coordinates and assists in design, reconfiguration and installation of systems and office furnishings.  Assists with moving employees’ belongings as required.

  • Organizes, picks up and delivers items to/from the warehouse or storage facility.

  • Maintains accurate records of repairs/maintenance of facility and equipment.

  • Performs periodic inspections of premises to determine painting and repair work necessary. Submits recommendations to the Chief Financial Officer. Coordinates, assists and carries out all aspects of painting and repairs to the building as instructed.

  • Coordinate and assist with the fulfillment of requests for special room needs and meeting/training setups for conference rooms and special events.

  • Ensures scheduled vehicle inspections are completed on a periodic basis or as needed.  Ensures that company vehicles are clean and in good operating condition at all times.  Schedules preventive maintenance as needed.

  • Performs miscellaneous errands as required using company vehicle or own vehicle with proof of company required insurance coverage.

  • Protects company property by following manufacturers operating and care guidelines. Protects employees and visitors by following safety and security policies, procedures, and practices.

  • Maintains professional and technical knowledge through educational workshops; online resources; reviewing professional publications; establishing personal networks; and attending and participating in meetings as requested.

  • Maintains product and company reputation and contributes to the team effort by conveying professional image and accomplishing related tasks; participating on committees and in meetings; performing other duties as assigned or requested.

  • Maintains professional image and demeanor at all times consistent with company philosophies

  • Maintain the Hazard Communication Plan in accordance with OSHA regulations.  Maintain Material Safety Data Sheet (MSDS) binders as described in the Hazard Communication Plan.

     

    EDUCATION
  • Vocational School as light-duty electrician, maintenance, and plumbing.

     

    EXPERIENCE/SKILLS

  • 5 years experience in performing a variety of troubleshooting, diagnostic, and maintenance activities, including electrical, mechanical, physical and plumbing; may also include other grounds keeping activities.

  • Current driver's license and proof of auto insurance.

  • Experienced in the use of carpet/floor machines, high power tools, hand tools, and variety of construction and cleaning materials.

  • Experienced in basic computer skills including Microsoft programs and internet navigation.

  • Experienced in facilities maintenance, safety and security.

  • Ability to follow directions accurately and on a timely basis.

  • Ability to read and interpret documents such as safety rules, operation and maintenance instructions, and procedure manuals. 

  • Ability to write routine reports and correspondence is required.

  • Courtesy and patience are a must.  Customer service and safety mind set is required.

  • Must possess ability to juggle many tasks and set priorities.  Hands on experience with building materials, techniques and tools relating to a commercial environment.

     

    PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS

  • Heavy lifting and carrying (75 lbs.)

  • Prolonged or extensive standing and walking; considerable reaching, stooping, bending, kneeling, crouching; working in precarious or high locations (i.e., ladders, scaffolding, etc.).

  • Driving within San Diego County.

  • May be required to work evenings and weekends.

  • Some traveling required.

  • May be exposed to confined space, high noise level, hazardous chemicals and materials.

  • 24-hour on-call.