Maintenance Mechanic | Spearfish Hospital | Full Time – 40 Hours

Spearfish, SD USA Full time 25_305


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Primary Location

Spearfish, SD USA


SPH Plant Operations

Scheduled Weekly Hours


Starting Pay Rate Range

$19.02 - $23.78

(Determined by the knowledge, skills, and experience of the applicant.)

Job Summary

Uses mechanical, technical, physical and communication skills in order to maintain a safe reliable and comfortable Healthcare environment. Carries out the daily corrective and preventative maintenance work of the department and stays abreast of the current technological issues in order to make the best positive contribution to patient care. Purchases materials. Plans, lays out and completes associated work.

Monument Health offers competitive wages and benefits on qualifying positions. Some of those benefits can include:

*Supportive work culture

*Medical, Vision and Dental Coverage

*Retirement Plans, Health Savings Account, and Flexible Spending Account

*Instant pay is available for qualifying positions

*Paid Time Off Accrual Bank

*Opportunities for growth and advancement

*Tuition assistance/reimbursement

*Excellent pay differentials on qualifying positions (extra pay for working evening, nights or weekends)

*Flexible scheduling

Job Description

Essential Functions:

  • Is familiar with light bulb, ballast replacement, and minor electrical repairs.
  • Is able to repair faucets including replacement of tempering valves, flush valves, scrub sinks and all other Hospital related plumbing equipment.
  • Performs upper level corrective and preventative maintenance to provide a safe and comfortable environment for patients, visitors and staff.
  • Is familiar with building utility systems and makes repairs as needed. Responds to calls related to the electrical, plumbing, sanitary, HVAC, Natural gas, and hydronic systems and performs regular and emergency maintenance as required. Is familiar with emergency and isolation procedures to preserve life and protect property.
  • Is familiar with hospital systems. Troubleshoots and makes repairs as needed. Responds to calls related to Medical gas systems, Translogic tube system, nurse call, paging, code blue, trash and linen, sterilization, infectious waste, doors and locks, and elevators and performs regular and emergency maintenance as required.
  • Fastens or removes various items and equipment in a facility using proper mounting or removal techniques.
  • Evaluates and completes daily work orders and documents work and repairs accomplished in a timely fashion.
  • Assists with maintenance work as assigned.
  • Consistently demonstrates a thorough knowledge of the maintenance performance standards. Performs all functions within the scope of practice at a competent level.
  • All other duties as assigned.

Additional Requirements

Education - High School Diploma/GED Equivalent in General Studies
Certification - Driver's License - State

Experience - 5+ years of Building Maintenance Experience

Physical Requirements: Very Heavy work - exerting over 25 pounds of force constantly (67-100% of the time), and/or more than 50 pounds frequently (34-66% of the time), and/or more than 100 pounds of force occassionally (up to 33% of the time), and/or more than 100 pounds of force seldomly to move objects. Requires the ability to work designated shift lengths (including 8 and 12 hours), which may include night shifts or occasional irregular hours.

Job Category

Support Services

Job Family

Facilities Management


Employee Type


62 Monument Health Spearfish Hospital

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Monument Health is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, or protected Veteran status.