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MD Anderson Cancer Center Sr Maintenance Technician - Stationary Engineer/Water Operator D License in Houston, Texas

Ideal candidate will have a Stationary Engineer's License (1 st , 2 nd , or 3 rd Grade) and a Water Operator D License with a mechanical background (pumps, motors, steam, valves, etc.) with water testing experience.


The mission of The University of Texas M. D. Anderson Cancer Center is to eliminate cancer in Texas, the nation, and the world through outstanding programs that integrate patient care, research and prevention, and through education for undergraduate and graduate students, trainees, professionals, employees and the public.


Repair and maintain building and utility equipment, respond to customer calls, provide support to emergencies, subject matter expert, provide leadership and critical thinking


Ideal candidate will have a Stationary Engineer License with a mechanical background including someone that can work on pumps, valves, motors, water testing, electrical diagnostic skills and water license is a plus.

Maintain, Repair, Troubleshoot - Subject Matter Expert Lead or under limited supervision performs repairs,

troubleshooting, routes 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. Responds to and triages critical equipment alarms and

makes repairs as necessary. Repair and maintain utility systems equipment, such as, pumps, valves, steam systems, vacuum pumps, compressors, water softeners and heat exchangers. Notify management of all recognized equipment repairs. Clean and maintain equipment and work areas. Engage in collaborative efforts by team members from all craft shops to resolve problems and repair/upgrade

deficiencies in the utility systems. Communicate with team members to identify needs for improvement. Water quality analysis and/or

recording of data on: MD Anderson main City of Houston water surge tanks Chlorine testing at EHS designated locations. Hardness sampling of water softeners. RO/DI sampling of all soft-water systems. Domestic hot water systems. A/C chilled water and heating hot water closed-loop systems. All completed work meets professional standards of cleanliness, maintenance and safety in accordance with work instructions Coordinates regulatory inspections by external agencies. Coordinates work. May order materials and maintain inventory. Participates in the development of the "Owners Design Guidelines" project design phases and review processes. Inspects contracted work to ensure repairs and installations are compliant. Functions as a point of contact for vendors. Prepares and submits reports. Participates in process improvement initiatives. May precept staff. Investigates outages. Interprets and works from instructions, blueprints, sketches and diagrams in the installation of utility systems.

Respond to customer calls Respond to customer calls and provide customer

services. Communicate on an ongoing basis with

customers and clients to determine current

status of deliverables and to learn about customer needs.

Report and Document Provide complete information to accurately document corrective action, labor hours, and materials used on work orders. Timely communication to supervisor of any other issues encountered during the performance of work.

Emergency responses Emergency responses for facilities including code red alarms.

Other duties as assigned

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.

Onsite Presence: Is Required





On Call

Operating Equipment

Patient Contact

Shift Work

Wearing Protective Equipment

Working At Heights

Working on uneven/slippery surface



Seldom 3-10%

Frequent 34-66%

Seldom 3-10%

Constant 67-100%

Occasionally 11-33%

Seldom 3-10%

Seldom 3-10%

Seldom 3-10%




Arm/Hand Steadiness






Depth Perception

Eye/Hand Coordination

Fine finger movement

Glare Sensitivity


Hearing Sensitivity




Neck Movements

Olfactory Perception





Tactile Perception

Visual Acuity

Visual Color Discrimination


Wrist Motion

Constant 67-100%

Constant 67-100%

Frequent 34-66%

Frequent 34-66%

Frequent 34-66%

Seldom 3-10%

Constant 67-100%

Constant 67-100%

Constant 67-100%

Constant 67-100%

Constant 67-100%

Constant 67-100%

Seldom 3-10%

Seldom 3-10%

Frequent 34-66%

Frequent 34-66%

Seldom 3-10%

Constant 67-100%

Frequent 34-66%


Seldom 3-10%

Constant 67-100%

Constant 67-100%

Constant 67-100%

Constant 67-100%

Frequent 34-66%

20-50 lbs

20-50 lbs

20-50 lbs


Analytical Ability

Appropriate Behavior

Attention to detail


Critical Thinking

Following Instructions

Mathematical Skills/Reasoning


Interpersonal Skills



Oral Communication


Problem Solving

Reading Skills/Comprehension

Responding in emergency situations

Working Alone

Written Communication

Performing in a Leadership Role

Selective Attention

Additional Information

  • Requisition ID: 143644

  • Employment Status: Full-Time

  • Employee Status: Regular

  • FLSA: non-exempt, eligible for overtime, and is subject to the provisions of the Fair Labor Standards Act (FLSA)

  • Work Week: Days

  • Fund Type: Hard

  • Pivotal Position: No

  • Minimum Salary: US Dollar (USD) 44,800

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

  • Maximum Salary : US Dollar (USD) 67,200

  • Science Jobs: No