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Faculty Merit Postdoctoral Professional & Scientific Research Temporary Internal


Requisition # 021040

Merit Applications will be accepted through 4:59 PM on the advertising end date.

Position Basics

Position Type:Technical/Craft
Job Type:Regular
Initial Advertising Ends on:Extended Until Position is Filled
Organization:University Hospital
Department:Maintenance & Engineering
Building:General Hospital (GH)


Monthly Salary:$3,326
Annual Salary:$39,915
Pay Grade:12

Work Schedule

Part/Full TimeFull Time Position
Hours:03:30 PM to 02:00 AM
Details: 10 hour shifts, 30 minute unpaid lunch.
Work Week:Rotating
Days Off: Sun
Details: Work every other Saturday, no Sunday.

Work every other Wednesday.

Week 1: Wed, Thur, Fri, Sat

Week 2: Mon, Tue, Thur, Fri.
Additional Hours:On-Call required. Remote troubleshooting and repair using hospital computer is provided.

Job Details

Background Check:Background checks(criminal history, child/dependent adult sexual abuse) will be conducted on final candidates.
Desired Qualifications:Prefer 3-5 years of experience in a technical service environment inclusive of strong mechanical and electrical troubleshooting. Prefer maintenance experience in a healthcare setting. Prefer previous experience in control trouble-shooting of equipment with pneumatic/electronic controls. Prefer experience in Public Contact/Customer Service. Prefer analytical, problem-solving and decision-making skills. Prefer proficiency in computer software applications.
Duties:Maintain, repair, and troubleshoot components associated with pneumatic tube system. Occasionally assists with repair of plumbing, lighting and other facility equipment as needed. Comprehensive on and off site training will be provided.


Six years of experience in electrical or control trade, including apprenticeship; or graduation from a two-year resident instrumentation and controls program.

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Background checks(criminal history, child/dependent adult sexual abuse) will be conducted on final candidates for all positions in UI Hospitals and Clinics. Background checks may also be conducted for other positions.

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