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Facilities Technician

Apply Share Job ID 1017 Category Laboratory Operations Job Location Redwood City, California Posted Date 08/21/2018

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POSITION SUMMARY:

The Facility Technician will perform maintenance and repairs to buildings and equipment within GHI Redwood City campus at the direction of the Facilities Operations and Maintenance Manager. The Technician will routinely fulfill service requests, perform regular facility inspections, and respond to customer service requests while ensuring required maintenance related documentation are completed. The Technician will perform general maintenance including minor mechanical, electrical, plumbing, and carpentry work. With attention to detail the Technician will self-perform routine tasks and work with and support other facilities technicians as required.


RESPONSIBILITIES / DUTIES:
· Under little supervision perform daily activities, maintenance, repairs to buildings and equipment systems, to include but not limited to HVAC, electrical, plumbing and carpentry.
· Ability to perform and follow SOP in the performance and documentation of preventive maintenance. Identify and communicate action items to the Facilities Team.
· Support and perform equipment and furniture moves, set-ups, reconfigurations, and installations for all space on the Redwood City campus.
· As instructed ensure that proper safety procedures and practices are adhered to by all maintenance staff, vendors, suppliers, contractors and other persons who may be in proximity of work performed.
· Respond to and provide emergency maintenance during normal and off hour times on as needed basis as directed.
· Other duties as assigned.

QUALIFICATIONS:

REQUIRED
· Minimum 2 years' related experience of having worked on commercial buildings and equipment.
· Possess basic knowledge of HVAC, carpentry, electrical and plumbing systems.
· Ability to read, write, understand and fluently speak English.
· Knowledge, skills and experience of having used common power tools and equipment.
· Basic knowledge of Microsoft Office: Word, Excel, and Outlook.
· Basic knowledge with computerized maintenance management systems (CMMS).
· Ability to work off hours and respond to after hour emergencies.
· Strong interpersonal skills with ability to effectively communicate in writing and verbally with employees and managers at all levels in the company.
· Able to integrate and apply feedback in a professional manner.
· Able to prioritize and drive to results with a high emphasis on quality
· Ability to work as part of a team


DESIRED
· Familiarity of having worked within laboratory environments where hazardous waste and/or materials may be present.

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The Facility Technician will perform maintenance and repairs to buildings and equipment within GHI Redwood City campus at the direction of the Facilities Operations and Maintenance Manager. You will routinely fulfill service requests, perform regular facility inspections, and respond to customer service requests while ensuring required maintenance related documentation is completed.
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