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Maintenance Director

Morrow County Health District has an opening for a Plant Maintenance Director.  Headquarters are at Pioneer Memorial Hospital in Heppner.  $62,774 – $69,056 DOQ with additional compensation for related certifications/degree.  The Facilities Director supervises an Environmental Services (Maintenance) staff of three employees and is responsible for all maintenance and repair work for Pioneer Memorial Hospital, clinic buildings in Heppner, Irrigon and Boardman, and works with the Ione School District to provide maintenance on the Ione Community Clinic, also the CEO’s house, and for Willow Creek Valley Assisted Living in Heppner.  The Director communicates and schedules visits from outside electrical, plumbing, HVAC and other contractors, and works with general contractors on District construction projects.  This is a leadership position and requires leadership skills and experience.

      Duties include Overseeing the condition, maintenance and safety of all buildings, physical plant machinery and equipment at all District locations; Inspects, tests, adjusts, and supervises repairs of all physical plant machinery, heating, cooling, piping, and electrical systems and records maintenance work performed; Supervises construction and repairs to building structures, walls floor, ceilings, cabinets, and furniture; Manages personnel actions including, but not limited to, hiring, performance evaluations, disciplinary process, submission of time cards, tracking of time and attendance and vacation coverage for all staff. Work collaboratively with the Human Resources Manager for assistance in areas related to personnel; Use computer to email internal and external contacts, search for needed items and information, generate reports, etc; Inspects, tests, cleans and may repair fire-equipment, alarms, switches and sensors; Inspects, adjusts, and authorizes repairs on miscellaneous hospital and clinic equipment including beds, autoclaves, centrifuges, and kitchen equipment;  Maintains records of all inspections, tests, and repairs as indicated by OARs or Current Life Safety Codes. Oversees removal of ice and snow from walkways, roads, and parking lots during winter months, Responds to safety and security calls and prepares the department’s annual budget with the Chief Financial Officer.

     Minimum of a high school diploma or equivalent, some college preferred  Two to five years’ experience in maintenance, electrical, or mechanical field required, with at least two years in a supervisory capacity preferred, healthcare facility experience a plus.

 Maintenance, HVAC or related certifications and knowledge of electrical and building codes preferred. Must have knowledge of and be able to work with various chemicals that apply to job functions. Possess knowledge in the operation and repair of boiler systems.  Valid driver’s license required.

     Background check and drug screen required. Excellent benefit package with health insurance for employee, employee and spouse, or employee and children at no cost with family options available.  Paid sick, vacation, holidays, retirement, more.  Applications are available through the link on this page, at Pioneer Memorial Hospital, or by calling 541-676-9133.  EEOE 

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