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Job Details


Requisition #: 187417
Location: Sibley Memorial Hospital, Washington, DC 20001
Category: Support Services (Services/Trades)
Work Shift: Day Shift
Work Week: Full Time (40 hours)
Weekend Work Required: Yes
Date Posted: Aug. 27, 2019

Johns Hopkins Health System employs more than 20,000 people annually. When joining the Johns Hopkins Health System, you became part of a diverse organization dedicated to its patients, their families, and the community we serve, as well as to our employees. Career opportunities are available in academic and community hospital settings, home care services, physician practices, international affiliate locations and in the health insurance industry. Great careers continually advance here.

The Plant Operations Electrician will perform all necessary functions in the operation, preventive maintenance and repairs of buildings and equipment in a variety of tasks, including, but not limited to electrical systems. Demonstrate behaviors supporting Sibley Memorial Hospital's mission to deliver excellent and compassionate care every patient, every time. Within job function leverage the Lean Methodology and be a role model in innovation.

Work location: Washington, DC

Sunday - Wednesday 6am-4:30pm


Skills and Abilities Required:

1.Ability to effectively communicate verbally (in English) and document (in written English) all daily activities associated with the safe operation and maintenance of assigned equipment.
2.Knowledge of small tools and safe handling practices associated with repair and maintenance of assigned equipment.
3.Ability to work with little or no supervision.
4.Knowledge and ability to handle any and all emergency situations and equipment breakdown, malfunction or failure.
5.Must be able to effectively reach all maintenance equipment in case of an emergency and/or for normal day-to-day maintenance and repair.
6.Must be able to read and interpret blue prints, electrical schematics, control circuits, and drawings as related to assigned areas.

Minimum Education and Experience:

1.High School graduate or G.E.D. Certificate preferred or with equivalent combination of training and experience is necessary.
2.Minimum of four (4) years of experience in the field of electricity. Prefer experience in a hospital setting.
3.Licensure: Licensed as a Journeyman Electrician by the District of Columbia.

Johns Hopkins Health System and its affiliates are Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employers. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity, sex, age, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, and or any other status protected by federal, state, or local law.


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