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Zone Maintenance Mechanic I

Requisition #: 189764
Location: Johns Hopkins Hospital/Johns Hopkins Health System, Baltimore, MD 21201
Category: Support Services (Services/Trades)
Work Shift: Day Shift
Work Week: Full Time (40 hours)
Weekend Work Required: Yes
Date Posted: Aug. 3, 2019

Johns Hopkins employs more than 20,000 people annually across our health system. Upon joining Johns Hopkins, you become 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. If you share in our vision, mission and values and also have exceptional customer service and technical skills, we invite you to join an employer that is a leader and innovator in the healthcare field.

Position Summary:

Performs inspection, maintenance and repair work on building systems and components. This work is performed under general supervision using the tools and techniques of various technologies, including electrical, carpentry, mechanical and plumbing.


Knowledge of basic electrical, carpentry, mechanical and plumbing techniques, procedures and materials.

Knowledge of building elements and codes.

Knowledge of safety rules, procedures and practices, including the proper use of safety equipment as defined by OSHA and industry standards.


High school diploma or equivalent.

Work Experience:

5 years related work experience in all aspects of building repairs using carpentry, electrical, and plumbing skills.

The full-time equivalent spent in trades programs may count toward the 5-year work experience requirement.


Day Shift, Full Time 40 hours

7:00 am – 3:30 pm


Work Location:

JHH 600 North Wolfe Street


Applies trades and safety knowledge indicated herein.

Safely uses tools and equipment indicated herein.

Ability to solve problems and manage information indicated herein.

Requires proficient written and verbal English communication skills, at least on an high school graduate level, to interact with departmental/JHM staff.

Identifies and avoids hazards as indicated by warning labels, signage, lights and other warning devices.

Performs work within reasonable lengths of time as measured against trade, industry or engineered standards.

Required Licensure, Certification:


Working Conditions:

Works in shop and mechanical area environments with exposure to dust, heat, cold, noise and fumes.

Work may be performed outdoors with exposure to extreme temperatures and other weather conditions.

Gets into/works within confined spaces and in awkward positions.

Works at heights of up to 30 feet above surface using ladders, lifts and equipment.

Work requires ability to stand, walk or sit for extended periods of time.

Work requires ability to load/unload and transport/position tools, equipment and materials & push/pull loaded hand trucks weighing up to 75 pounds.

Possible exposure to communicable diseases, hazardous materials, and pharmacological agents has little likelihood of harm when established health precautions are followed.

Work requires the use of protective safety devices including, but not limited to, safety glasses, gloves, hearing protection, infection prevention apparel/apparatus, back belt.

Work requires attention to detail.

Work requires visual acuity.

Work requires manual dexterity.

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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, sex, age, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, and or any other status protected by federal, state, or local law.


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