Utility Plant Engineer, Maintenance

Job Description

Utility Plant Engineer, Shift Varies, Maintenance

UC Health is hiring a full-time Utility Plant Engineer for the Maintenance department at Daniel Drake Center for Post-Acute Care.

The Utility Plant Engineer will support Daniel Drake's emergency room (ER) and Level III Trauma Center, delivering high-quality care to patients based on assessed needs, established standards of care and according to policy and procedures.

About Daniel Drake Center for Post-Acute Care

Daniel Drake Center for Post-Acute Care is the regions premier provider of post-acute and transitional care services, offering a complete range of inpatient and outpatient services including medically complex care, skilled nursing, assisted living, wellness services and research. Daniel Drake Center helps patients recover from catastrophic injury and illness including multi-system organ failure, complex wound care, traumatic brain injury, stroke and spinal cord injury.

Daniel Drake is the only hospital-based skilled nursing facility in the Cincinnati region. Patients at Daniel Drake Center have access to many hospital-based services including 24/7 on-site physician coverage, pharmacy, diagnostic imaging, wound care and specialty physician consulting services. The availability of these on-site services allows for quick response to the complex and evolving care needs for our patients.


Job Responsibilities

To insure the safe, efficient, and reliable operation of the primary utility systems in the facility.
  • Operates and inspects boiler and chiller systems, observes, and adjusts associated equipment to detect malfunctions. Take corrective action.
  • Performs repairs and preventative maintenance on utility systems equipment.
  • Performs required lubrication on equipment.
  • Perform water/chemical tests, determine proper feed rates.
  • Check equipment, piping and controls for leaks and insulation problems.
  • Perform other repair work as assigned.
  • Maintain accurate logs of equipment operation.
  • Perform other duties as assigned as directed by supervision.


Education and Experience Requirements:
  • High school diploma or GED required.
  • Stationary Engineer license for Ohio sites required.
  • Boiler and chiller operation, HVAC operation, water treatment testing and chemical management. Repair experience in pumps, valves, controls.

At UC Health, we're proud to have the best and brightest teams and clinicians collaborating toward our common purpose: to advance healing and reduce suffering.

As the region's adult academic health system, we strive for innovation and provide world-class care for not only our community, but patients from all over the world. Join our team and you'll be able to develop your skills, grow your career, build relationships with your peers and patients, and help us be a source of hope for our friends and neighbors.

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About UC Health

UC Health is an integrated academic health system serving Greater Cincinnati and Northern Kentucky. In partnership with the University of Cincinnati, UC Health combines clinical expertise and compassion with research and teaching-a combination that provides patients with options for even the most complex situations. Members of UC Health include: UC Medical Center, West Chester Hospital, Daniel Drake Center for Post-Acute Care, Bridgeway Pointe Assisted Living, University of Cincinnati Physicians and UC Health Ambulatory Services (with more than 900 board-certified clinicians and surgeons), Lindner Center of HOPE and several specialized institutes including: UC Gardner Neuroscience Institute and the University of Cincinnati Cancer Center. Many UC Health locations have received national recognition for outstanding quality and patient satisfaction. Learn more at uchealth.com.