Buliding Maintenance Tech

Location: Burlington, MA
Job ID: 173180-1A
Date Posted: Jan 7, 2022
Category: Service and Trades

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Job Description

Welcome To

Welcome to Lahey Hospital & Medical Center, part of Beth Israel Lahey Health. Lahey Hospital & Medical Center is a world-renowned tertiary medical center known for its innovative technology, pioneering medical treatment and leading-edge research. A teaching hospital of Tufts University School of Medicine, the hospital provides quality health care in virtually every specialty and subspecialty, from primary care to cancer diagnosis and treatment to kidney and liver transplantation. It is a national leader in a number of health care areas, including stroke, weight management and lung screenings, among many others. Lahey also helps to advance medicine through research and the education of tomorrow's health care leaders.

About the Job

Position Summary:  Under the supervision of the Assistant Director, Plant Operations, provides a variety of administrative and lead maintenance functions for the Engineering and Maintenance Department and coordinates special projects as assigned



Essential Duties and Responsibilities including but not limited to:


  1. Maintains inventory of repair parts for patient transport equipment, Patient TV’s, patient related furniture and other building materials.  Reports inventory to Maintenance Lead.


  1. Maintains equipment as needed.


  1. Works in conjunction with department Managers, ensuring the proper selection and installation of preferred building materials and other specialty items.
  2. Completes and documents maintenance work order assignments on a daily basis.
  3. Performs repair/preventive maintenance as needed, or assigned. 


  1. Provides general renovation and installation services, repairing partitions, ceilings and floors.


  1. Maintains parts inventory and repairs patient TV’s,  patient transport equipment, exam room tables, patient room furnishings, pneumatic tube system equipment, blood pressure equipment, etc.



  1. Provides support to Assistant Director as needed, arranging minor contract repairs and equipment installations.


  1. Performs general building repairs of partitions, doors, windows, floors, etc. in a neat workmanlike manner.
  1. Installs shelves, cabinets and other small carpentry items in a neat, workmanlike manner.
  1. Completes required paperwork in a neat and timely manner, i.e. work orders, requisitions, logs and daily report.








Organizational Requirements:

  1. Maintain strict adherence to the Lahey Hospital and Medical Center Confidentiality policy.
  2. Incorporate Lahey Hospital and Medical Center Standards of Behavior and Guiding Principles into daily activities
  3. Comply with all Lahey Hospital and Medical Center Policies.
  4. Comply with behavioral expectations of the department and Lahey Hospital and Medical Center.
  5. Maintain courteous and effective interactions with colleagues and patients.
  6. Demonstrate an understanding of the job description, performance expectations, and competency assessment.
  7. Demonstrate a commitment toward meeting and exceeding the needs of our customers and consistently adheres to Customer Service standards.
  8. Participate in departmental and/or interdepartmental quality improvement activities. 
  9. Participate in and successfully completes Mandatory Education.
  10. Perform all other duties as needed or directed to meet the needs of the department.





Minimum Qualifications:


Education: High School Diploma or General Education Degree (GED).  Vocational/trade school courses preferred.


Licensure, Certification, Registration:   None required


Skills, Knowledge & Abilities: Working knowledge of building repairs, i.e. carpentry, flooring, Hilti fire stopping techniques, TV cable repair.  Familiar with computer use for equipment/data material search.


Experience:   Four years progressive experience in general building maintenance in a healthcare facility.



Scheduled Hours

Full Time

About Us

Beth Israel Lahey Health is dedicated to improving health and wellness and making a difference in the lives of our patients, their families and all members of the communities we serve.  Formed in March 2019, Beth Israel Lahey Health is a patient-centered, integrated care delivery system providing a continuum of services spanning academic, tertiary and community hospitals, dedicated orthopedic and psychiatric hospitals, primary and specialty care, community acute care, ambulatory care, behavioral services and home health.  Beth Israel Lahey Health Performance Network is a unified joint contracting and population health management organization, jointly governed by participating physicians and hospitals.

Equal Opportunity Employer/Minorities/Females/Disabled/Veterans.