Job Posting: At Cedars-Sinai, we're driven by a collective spirit of innovation and the challenge to continuously improve. Above all, we share a passion for helping others. Day after day, from department to department, our people give their all to create a community unlike any other. This is just one of the many reasons U.S. News & World Report has named us one of America's Best Hospitals—and now we invite you to join us. From working with a team of world-class professionals to using state-of-the-art facilities, you'll have everything you need to do something incredible—for yourself, and for others. The Craft Specialist, accomplishes plumbing and preventative maintenance, installs, inspects, operates and repairs major/minor plumbing utilities, medical gases and drinking water systems. Set priorities and handles multiple projects or assignments and meets completion schedules within established time frames. Performs preventative maintenance, on plumbing utilities and equipment. As appropriate, reports corrections/repairs to Operations Supervisors and/or Lead Craft Specialists and Senior Craftworkers. Maintain Proper paperwork, including but not limited to infection Control Permits, Ceiling Tile Permits, Hot Work Permits, Maintenance Activity Reports, Shutdown forms. Maintains neat work area and cleans up job site every day and/or when project is finished. Performs other related duties as required. Note: New Hires must successfully pass a background check, a prohibited substance screening and a pre-employment physical. Cedars-Sinai will consider for employment qualified applicants with criminal histories, in accordance with the Los Angeles Fair Chance Initiative for Hiring. EEO / AA / F / M / Veteran / Disabled
Qualification Requirements/Preferences: Education Certifications/Licensure Experience Physical Abilities Educational Requirements: High school diploma, GED or equivalent trade school with related specialty. Minimum of 2 years at a Journeyman level experience directly related to the duties and responsibilities specified. Medical gas brazing certificate required. Journeymen Plumber's license, second related journeyman License, or equivalent military/industrial/commercial experience. Progressively responsible experience demonstrating ability to set priorities and handle multiple projects or assignments and meet completion schedules within established time frames. Hospital experience preferred. Understanding the State of California Uniform Plumbing Code. Must read, write, speak English and be able to read training documents. License/Certification/Registration Requirements: Journeymen Plumber's license, second related journeyman License, or equivalent military/industrial/commercial experience. Experience: The installation, repair, and troubleshooting of plumbing systems. Thorough knowledge of the principles, methods, materials, fixtures, tools, and equipment of the plumbing trade, as well as those items listed under "Essential Job Duties." Experience in maintaining a working supply inventory. Knowledge of the occupational hazards and safety precautions of the trade. Physical Demands: (e.g., lifting, standing, walking): This position requires a great deal of walking and standing. Must be able to push equipment carts and move job-related equipment. Must be able to lift fifty to eighty (50-80) pounds, stoop, bend and work in different positions for extended periods of time. Work Environment: Be able to tolerate heat, noise, dust, smoke, unpleasant odors, and chemicals. Must be adept at handling themselves in potentially dangerous situations and areas. Must be able to stay alert at all times, even during extended hours and at night. Must be available to provide uninterrupted watches and unscheduled overtime.
Providing healthcare for more than 100 years, Cedars-Sinai has evolved into one of the most dynamic and highly renowned medical centers in the world. Along with caring for patients, Cedars-Sinai is a hub for biomedical research and a training center for future physicians and other healthcare professionals. This attracts exceptional talent to Cedars-Sinai, including world-renowned physician-scien...tists who seek a place where they can both conduct research and see patients--the ideal formula for discovery and its translation into cures. Our patients benefit from access to doctors at the top of their fields, and our researchers have an ideal community in which to study the impact of healthcare challenges, and reflect that knowledge in their research. The greater Los Angeles area in which Cedars-Sinai resides possesses unparalleled cultural and ethnic diversity which offers outstanding opportunities for translational and clinical research and a dynamic environment for medical education.Although community based, Cedars-Sinai is a major teaching hospital affiliated with the David Geffen School of Medicine at the University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA). Cedars-Sinai has highly competitive graduate medical education programs in more than 50 specialty and subspecialty areas, a graduate program in biomedical sciences and translational medicine, a clinical scholars program directed towards junior physicians with aspirations to become clinical scientists, and post graduate training opportunities.There are more than 250 full-time faculty members at Cedars-Sinai. The voluntary medical staff, comprised of more than 2,200 specialty board-certified or board-qualified physicians, represent all of the specialties and subspecialties and collaborate with full-time medical staff in the teaching responsibilities of the graduate medical education programs.