Company Name : Dar Al-Shifa Hospital

Mechanical Maintenance Engineer

Job Description

Main Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Oversees the completion and documentation of maintenance work orders by staff; guides and assists staff as necessary with complex tasks, and performs quality inspections of work as appropriate.
  • Supervises personnel which typically include recommendations for hiring, performance evaluation, training, work allocation, and problem resolution.
  • Monitors and coordinates maintenance and repair of all building electrical facilities and systems, heating, ventilation, and cooling systems, boilers, and plumbing systems; performs mid-level technical maintenance and repair tasks as appropriate.
  • Investigates and troubleshoots problems with facilities systems across the hospital, and coordinates problem resolution as appropriate.
  • Troubleshoots and resolves or oversees resolution of routine maintenance problems, such as structural problems, cabinet repair, or basic mechanical or other equipment malfunctions.
  • Oversees and coordinates routine facilities maintenance activities for the hospital; may perform routine maintenance tasks, as required
  • Monitors, operates, and troubleshoots the digital HVAC control system for the hospital; participates in the development and operation of a computerized maintenance management system.
  • As appropriate, contacts and coordinates external service agencies to schedule repair work and ensure timely and effective work order completion.
  • Ensures adequate stocks and serviceability of necessary maintenance supplies and equipment; purchases materials, supplies, and/or equipment as appropriate.
  • Keep  accurate  records  regarding preventative  maintenance, service  requests, renovations, inspections, inventories, and purchases.
  • Ensures proper care in the use and maintenance of equipment and supplies; promotes continuous improvement of workplace safety and environmental practices.
  • Responsible for completing various maintenance works in accordance with the make-ready schedule. Prioritize service requests.
  • Establishes daily work schedules for the maintenance staff. Maintains inventory of equipment, tools, and supplies. Makes regular inspections of the building and all the equipment’s.
  • Trains subordinate or new maintenance staff members. Establishes preventative maintenance schedules.
  • Provides a role model for the maintenance staff by following all the hospital’s procedures and presenting an appearance appropriate to the image of the hospital.
  • Participates and/or supervises in all maintenance projects.
  • Keep  accurate  records  regarding preventative  maintenance, service  requests, renovations, inspections, inventories, and purchases.
  • Perform scheduled maintenance on all equipment based on the manufacturers’ recommendations and operating manuals.
  • Co-ordinates with the Purchasing Supervisor to buy good quality materials and stocks the store adequately.
  • Responsible to attend any off duty calls as per the requirements & Hospital policy.
  • Ensures safety standards (occupational and patient safety) are complied.
  • Performs miscellaneous job-related duties as assigned by the Direct Reporting Authority.

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