Mechanical & Plumbing Supervisor
Iowa City, IA
The Mechanical & Plumbing Supervisor will oversee and participate in the daily and regulatory management of the water, plumbing, heating, medical gas and vacuum and other associated mechanical operations for UIHC.
Primary responsibilities includes completing preventative and corrective work orders, direct supervision of the mechanical and plumbing shop that includes scheduling; distribution of corrective and preventative work orders and assignments; organizing and performing the repair, maintenance, installation and inspection of plumbing systems and equipment; coordination of contractor activity; ordering and maintaining supply inventory; oversee water treatment program and compliance with regulatory and departmental policies and procedures including infection control measures. Works cooperatively with the Engineering Services Department management team and the Capital Management Department to ensure urgent needs are met in a timely manner and large capital projects are designed, constructed and completed within the UIHC recommended standards. This position will report to the Director of Engineering Services. This position will require the ability to routinely move 50 pounds; and ability to climb, carry, bend, kneel, crawl, reach, push and pull frequently.
Education Required: A Bachelor's degree or an equivalent combination of education and experience is required.
Experience Required: 3 years' experience in the plumbing or mechanical field. Problem-solving and change management skills with a focus on maintaining and developing relationships and partnerships. Excellent verbal and written communication skills. Demonstrated knowledge of plumbing and/or mechanical codes. Able to rotate 24/7 call with other members of department leadership team or designees. Experience working with computers, word processing and spreadsheet software. Valid driver's license.
Desirable Qualifications: State of Iowa Master Plumber license; or journeyman license with 3-5 years of experience is preferred. Demonstrated experience in creating a positive work environment that demonstrates a focus on service excellence principles. Demonstrated supervisory experience and project coordination