SSM Health Maintenance Mechanic in St. Louis, Missouri


Role Purpose:

Under general supervision performs equipment installations, planned maintenance, repairs, and safety checks necessary to keep the physical structure and associated equipment of the facility safe and in good repair.


  • Improves overall patient experience by responding to maintenance needs of the hospital in a proactive, timely, and safe manner.

  • Maintains a safe environment of care utilizing the PM program in a manner that complies with TJC (The Joint Commission) and other regulatory agencies. Identifies and corrects safety deficiencies in a proactive manner.

  • Contributes to the overall employee satisfaction of the department by actively participating in department functions and offering assistance to others when needed.

  • Contributes to the overall financial performance of the hospital by effectively and efficiently managing work time, supply inventory, and equipment operations.

  • Contributes to the overall growth of the organization by utilizing maintenance strategies and tactics that provides a healing environment within our health care facilities for our patients and caregivers. This is an environment that inspires the confidence of our patients that they are in the right place, at the right time, getting the right treatment, by the right people.


Minimum Qualifications:

  • High School Diploma or equivalent (GED) Preferred: Course work from a trade school or technical college
  • 5+ years of experience
  • Formal training/experience in electric or plumbing. Ability to read and interpret blue prints and wiring schematics. Possess basic computer skills.

SSM Health DePaul Hospital – St. Louis –

SSM Health DePaul Hospital is a 476-bed hospital offering comprehensive medical services, including inpatient and outpatient surgeries using state-of-the-art technology and facilities. Opened in 1828, DePaul Hospital - St. Louis was the first hospital west of the Mississippi River and remains the oldest continuously existing business in St. Louis. DePaul Hospital serves patients from across the St. Louis metropolitan area, including the communities of Bridgeton, Florissant, Hazelwood, St. Ann, St. John, Maryland Heights and Overland.

Benefits Statement:

Our robust employee benefits package includes health benefits, life and accidental death and dismemberment insurance, long-term disability coverage, health and dependent care reimbursement accounts, paid time off, tuition reimbursement, adoption reimbursement, an employee assistance program, retirement plan options and more.

Note: not all benefits apply to all openings.

Req ID: 18012588

Primary Location: Missouri-St. Louis-SSM Health DePaul Hospital – St. Louis

SSM Health DePaul Hospital – St. Louis (0128) 12303 DePaul Drive Bridgeton, 63044

Schedule Hours Per Pay Period: 63044

Weekend Rotation: Full Time, Nights

Normal work hours: Facility Operations

Job: SSM Health DePaul Hospital – St. Louis

Organization: SSM Health DePaul Hospital – St. Louis

Work Locations: SSM Health DePaul Hospital – St. Louis (0128) 12303 DePaul Drive Bridgeton, 63044

Posting: 80-80