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 St. Mary's Hospital – St. Louis –

The 525-bed SSM Health St. Mary's Hospital - St. Louis is a major teaching hospital affiliated with the Saint Louis University Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology. St. Mary's Hospital - St. Louis offers a wide variety of outpatient services, including cardiovascular and open-heart surgery, high-risk obstetrics and comprehensive women's breast health services. The hospital was recognized with the 2008 and 2010 Premier Award for Quality.

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: 18011440

Primary Location: Missouri-St. Louis-SSM Health St. Mary’s Hospital – St. Louis

SSM Health St. Mary’s Hospital – St. Louis (0100) 6420 Clayton Road St. Louis, 63117

Schedule Hours Per Pay Period: 63117

Weekend Rotation: Full Time, Days, Rotating Weekends

Normal work hours: Facility Operations

Job: SSM Health St. Mary’s Hospital – St. Louis

Organization: SSM Health St. Mary's Hospital – St. Louis

Work Locations: SSM Health St. Mary’s Hospital – St. Louis (0100) 6420 Clayton Road St. Louis, 63117

Posting: 80-80