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MD Anderson Cancer Center Sr Maintenance Technician - General Construction in Houston, Texas

Monday-Friday, 7am-3:30pm


The primary purpose of the Senior Maintenance Technician position is to perform skilled sub journeyman-level work in a designated craft. It impacts routine maintenance and repairs of all mechanical equipment, systems, buildings, and grounds.


Under limited supervision performs inspections, troubleshooting, and routine and preventative maintenance on various equipment, buildings, and utility systems using one or more craft trade skills. Maintains records of materials, jobs, and other pertinent information. May investigate outages. Coordinates and prioritizes the workflow of other technicians. Functions as a point of contact for vendors. Prepares and submits reports. Participates in process improvement initiatives. May precept staff.


Maintain Facility appearance, Functionality and Safety

• Installs, repairs, and maintains equipment such as doors and locks.

• Assists in installing, repairing, and maintaining equipment such as pumps, conveyors, fans, compressors, and other special equipment.

• Assists in installing, repairing, maintaining, and servicing HVAC/R and related equipment including compressors/condensers, evaporators, air handling units, controls, refrigerators/freezers, ice makers, water coolers, and related equipment.

• Works in other craft areas when needed.

• Requisitions materials and maintain inventories.

•Assists in installing, repairing, maintaining mechanical, electro-mechanical, and pneumatic systems.

• Replaces damaged ceiling tiles and cove base.

• Adjust/replace door closers.

• Install modular furniture, bulletin boards, pictures, etc.

• Repair vinyl and carpeted floors.

• Layout and install suspended metal grid ceilings, complete with air supply and exhaust grills, and lay-in ceiling tiles.

• Skills in the practices, methods, materials, tools, and equipment of the mechanical trade.

• Knowledge of the occupational hazards and safety precautions of the job.

Other duties as assigned

• Provide lead support to the Utilities Operations Superintendent and/or Supervisor, Physical Plant's Superintendent in their absence.

• Coordinate all work performed by other shops, which require a basic knowledge of overall physical plant operations when, requested by Physical Plant Utilities Operations Superintendent, Supervisor, or Manager.

•The employee may be expected to be part of an on-call group and when assigned this responsibility will be compensated for that time. When on-call, the employee must be available and be able to respond in accordance to policy. Periods of alert when Emergency Conditions may be expected are not considered on-call.

High school diploma or equivalent. Five years experience in one or more crafts (i.e. - plumbing, electrical, carpentry, painting, HVAC, instrumentation).

It is the policy of The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center to provide equal employment opportunity without regard to race, color, religion, age, national origin, sex, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity/expression, disability, protected veteran status, genetic information, or any other basis protected by institutional policy or by federal, state or local laws unless such distinction is required by law.

Additional Information

  • Requisition ID: 168233

  • Employment Status: Full-Time

  • Employee Status: Regular

  • Work Week: Days

  • Minimum Salary: US Dollar (USD) 56,000

  • Midpoint Salary: US Dollar (USD) 70,000

  • Maximum Salary : US Dollar (USD) 84,000

  • FLSA: non-exempt and eligible for overtime pay

  • Fund Type: Hard

  • Work Location: Onsite

  • Pivotal Position: No

  • Referral Bonus Available?: No

  • Relocation Assistance Available?: No

  • Science Jobs: No