Maintenance Mechanic

Meso Scale Diagnostics - Gaithersburg, MD (30+ days ago)3.1


POSITION SUMMARY:
Perform maintenance and repair activities on all building systems and infrastructure.

DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
  • Uses hand and power tools to make a wide range of repairs to the building and support equipment
  • Perform routine preventative maintenance
  • Conduct building inspections to ensure systems and equipment remain in good working order
  • Change filters, belts and lubricate parts
  • Perform light plumbing and electrical troubleshooting and repair
  • Responsible for coordinating with other departments for scheduled shut downs and preventative maintenance of critical systems
  • Ensuring that the facility is well kept. Making certain that all areas are presentable to the public and our employees.
  • Patches and paints drywall
  • Change light bulbs and ceiling tiles as required
  • Respond and address work order requests from the employee population
  • Maintain Facility related records
  • Schedule work with outside contracts and vendors as required
  • Participate in the Facilities on-call rotation
  • Specific duties may vary depending upon departmental requirements
EXPERIENCE AND QUALIFICATIONS:
  • High School Diploma
  • Minimum 5 years related Facilities experience
  • Prior experience in the Life Science industry preferred
  • A demonstrated level of consistency in performance and aptitude for managing additional responsibility and accountability are required for next level consideration
KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES:
  • Strong knowledge of building systems and industry accepted maintenance practices is required
  • Ability to work with minimal supervision
  • Ability to prioritize tasks and shift priorities quickly
  • Excellent oral, written communication and interpersonal skills
o Effectively communicate issues/problems and results that impact timelines, accuracy and status of project initiatives
  • Proficiency in MS Outlook, MS Excel
  • Must have general knowledge of electrical, HVAC, fire and water systems, building repairs and housekeeping procedures
  • A wide degree of creativity and latitude is expected including the ability to multi-task and work productively in a demanding customer service environment with changing priorities
PHYSICAL DEMANDS:
  • This position requires the ability to communicate and exchange information
  • The ability to lift 50 pounds and to be able to stand, walk and stretch for extended periods of time is required
WORK ENVIRONMENT:
The work environment is fast-paced and involves the ability to quickly change priorities and multi-task while maintaining a professional demeanor.