Tuesday , January 31 2023

Veteran Affairs Job Openings – Maintenance Mechanic

Website U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs

Job Description:

This position is located in the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA), Veterans Health Administration (VHA), at the Charlie Norwood VA Medical Center (VAMC) in the Engineering Service, Maintenance & Operations Section, Renovation Team. The incumbent performs at journeymen level a variety of trades including: HVAC, pipefitting, plumbing, steel stud framing, drywall installation and finishing, carpentry, electrical and dust control

Job Responsibilities:

  • Diagnoses equipment such as microprocessor controlled equipment, electronic scales, electronic beds, electronic mattress controls, nurse calls, electronic exam tables/chairs, electronic surgical tables.
  • Repairs and maintains critical patient care and support systems such as, medical and dental air compressors, medical and dental vacuum pumps.
  • Interprets and apply building plans, blueprints, sketches, specifications in the installation, modification, diagnose & troubleshoot and repair of systems.
  • Maintains and properly use all appropriate test equipment such as thread and feeler gauges, ohmmeters, multi-testers & pressure gauges.
  • Diagnoses equipment and support systems problems through troubleshooting processes as to repair complex electronic system components which supports medical equipment
  • Troubleshoots and repair automatic door operations, fire door closers, roll up doors and associated hardware/components.
  • Plan and layout the routing, placement, pitch elevation, pressure reduction, expansion and operation of various piping systems and equipment.
  • Troubleshoot and repair circulating pumps, air compressors, and hydraulic pumps systems to include replacing packing, sleeves, bearings, seals, rods, rings and impellers.
  • Ability to plan & layout work using blueprints, specifications, drawings, as-builts and work orders.
  • Ability to program, install, troubleshoot, connect and adjust electronic controlling devices such as air actuators, diffusers, dampers, sensors, temperature monitors and lighting controls for HVAC, electrical equipment and devices.

Job Requirements:

  • Selective Service Registration is required for males born after 12/31/1959
  • Selected applicants will be required to complete an online onboarding process
  • You must be a U.S. citizen to apply for this job
  • Designated and/or random drug testing may be required
  • A complete application package; Resume, Transcripts, etc
  • Subject to a background/suitability investigation
  • May serve a probationary period

Job Details:

Company: U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs

Vacancy Type: Full Time

Job Functions: Accounting

Job Location:  Augusta, GA, US

Application Deadline: N/A

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