The Lawrence J. Ellison Institute for Transformative Medicine strives to leverage technology, spark innovation, and drive interdisciplinary evidence-based research to reimagine and redefine cancer treatment, enhance health, and transform lives.Â Under the visionary leadership of David B. Agus, MD, The Ellison Institute was designed to tackle the difficult questions in health care and research to push the boundaries of medicine forward. To accomplish this, the Institute offers multifaceted programs, including a cancer center, cross-disciplinary research laboratories, a health policy think-tank, and community outreach and educational opportunities. Please visit http://ellison.usc.edu to learn more about The Ellison Institute and our upcoming move to a brand new, state-of-the-art facility in West Los Angeles, slated for Spring 2020.
The Lawrence J. Ellison Institute for Transformative Medicine of USC is seeking a talented Maintenance Technician to join its team. As part of the Ellison Institute, the Facilities and Operations team is fully responsive to the needs of faculty, staff, students, patrons and visitors.Â The facility will be comprised of a patient care clinic, state-of-the-art research laboratories, community education programs and outreach, in a unique collaborative environment. Our team is a diverse group of innovative and talented professionals who provide high quality facilities maintenance and management services. As part of the Facilities and Operations team the candidate will perform facilities and maintenance tasks related to ongoing and routine preservation and functionality of our new facility in West Los Angeles.
The Maintenance Technician is responsible for performing preventive and corrective maintenance on mechanical, electrical, plumbing, fire protection, and door hardware/security infrastructure equipment and systems. Knowledge and experience in documenting work performed in a maintenance management system (e. g. CMMS / FAMIS). The ideal/preferred candidate for the position of Maintenance Technician meets the following criteria:
Successfully performs corrective and preventive maintenance work orders on mechanical, electrical, plumbing (M. E. P), fire protection, door hardware/security systems.
Ensures that all preventive maintenance standard operating procedures (SOP s) are being adhered to, while following OSHA rules and regulations.
Assists in developing and performing maintenance and preventive maintenance job plans.
Assists in providing oversight of contractors performing assigned work on equipment and systems at the facility.
Determines and acquires materials, equipment and supplies needed to perform planned maintenance.
Interacts with client groups and outside contractors and vendors in a professional manner for facilities operations, maintenance, construction and renovation projects.
Monitoring the facility and equipment utilizing the Building Management System (BMS) and responding to alarm conditions in the required timely manner.Â After-hours response may be required.
The work schedule for this position is: Monday - Friday from 7:00 A.M. to 3:30 P.M.; candidate must be available for on-call response, as necessary. Please note, work schedules/hours are subject to change based on operational needs.Â
Preferred Education: High School Degree
Preferred Experience: 3 years experience in mechanical, electrical, or plumbing trades with demonstrated success performing troubleshooting and repair. Combined education/experience as substitute for minimum experience
Preferred Field of Expertise: Knowledge of HVAC, refrigeration, Purified Water Systems (PUW), air compressors, boilers, process gas and other facilities equipment, systems and operations.
Salary Range: $23.06 - $28.15
Minimum Education: Less than high schoolMinimum Experience: 12 - 18 monthsMinimum Field of Expertise: Demonstrated proficiency in Level I tasks. All skill assessments required for Level I must be passed at a 100%. Successful work history. Basic knowledge of the job components for completion of projects in trade areas e.g. methods, tools, materials and equipment. Working knowledge of most trade tools. General knowledge of standard safety practices and equipment.
Internal Number: REQ20082710
USC is the leading private research university in Los Angeles—a global center for arts, technology and international business. With more than 47,500 students, we are located primarily in Los Angeles but also in various US and global satellite locations. As the largest private employer in Los Angeles, responsible for $8 billion annually in economic activity in the region, we offer the opportunity to work in a dynamic and diverse environment, in careers that span a broad spectrum of talents and skills across a variety of academic and professional schools and administrative units. As a USC employee and member of the Trojan Family—the faculty, staff, students, and alumni who make USC a great place to work—you will enjoy excellent benefits, including a variety of well-being programs designed to help individuals achieve work-life balance.