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Providence Health & Services Maintenance Technician I *1.0/Day* in Anchorage, Alaska


Providence is calling a Maintenance Technician I (Plant Operations, Day Shift, 1.0 FTE - 40 hours per week) to St Elias Specialty Hospital in Anchorage, AK. We are a community of caregivers delivering every day on our Mission to provide compassionate care that is accessible for all - especially those who are poor and vulnerable.

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In this position you will:

  • Manage and participate in the preventative maintenance and repair of hospital facilities, hospital environmental systems and hospital grounds.

  • Inspect, maintain and repair physical structures, heating, plumbing, electrical, medical equipment, security systems and maintains applicable documentation.

  • Logically investigates and analyzes symptoms to accurately identify problems.

  • Demonstrate competence and knowledge in the utilization of standard test equipment.

  • Demonstrate basic working knowledge for minor electrical repairs, relamping, ballast replacement, lighting, switch and receptacle replacement.

  • Demonstrate basic working knowledge for minor plumbing repairs on sinks, toilets, floor drains, and HVAC equipment.

  • Demonstrate basic working knowledge for minor carpentry, door hardware, painting, and other miscellaneous minor building repairs or projects.

  • Demonstrate basic working knowledge for minor repairs, miscellaneous equipment including beds, wheel chairs and gurneys.

  • Effectively interprets manuals, schematics and operating procedures.

  • TECHNICAL: Demonstrates and performs a good understanding of snow removal practice, priorities and techniques specific to Providence. Demonstrates and performs a good understanding of pruning, lawn care and watering needs specific to Providence Campus. Demonstrates basic working skill for parking striping and exterior lighting. Demonstrates good equipment operating skills for lawn maintenance equipment, miscellaneous small equipment and where appropriate, the bobcat, sanding and plow trucks. Demonstrates good working knowledge of specialty areas including basic preventative maintenance requirements for ground tools and equipment.

  • Perform routine maintenance on medical gas systems, removal and hook-up of gas bottles, and inventory control of medical gas supplies.


Required qualifications for this position include:

  • 1 year of General maintenance experience.

  • Current Alaska driver’s license with clean driving record and proof of current vehicle insurance.

  • Fire Extinguisher / Sprinkler Inspection Certification completed within 1 year.

Preferred qualifications for this position include:

  • Hospital maintenance experience.

  • Boiler and limited electrical licensing.

About St. Elias Specialty Hospital

St. Elias Specialty Hospital is owned by Providence Health System. The hospital has 59 beds, almost all private rooms. The facility features state of the art equipment to provide extended inpatient acute care for patients.

At St. Elias Specialty Hospital, we provide customized, physician-driven services for patients requiring longer stays in an acute care environment due to multiple or complex medical conditions. We are not a permanent placement for patients; rather we are an answer for many patients who are acutely ill and need to take the first steps towards rehabilitation or home.

Most of our patients are admitted from a traditional acute care hospital, often from the Intensive Care Unit. Families of patients are welcome to contact us to see if we might be an option for their loved one.

We offer comprehensive, best-in-class benefits to our caregivers. For more information, visit

Our Mission

As expressions of God’s healing love, witnessed through the ministry of Jesus, we are steadfast in serving all, especially those who are poor and vulnerable.

About Us

Providence is a comprehensive not-for-profit network of hospitals, care centers, health plans, physicians, clinics, home health care and services continuing a more than 100-year tradition of serving the poor and vulnerable. Providence is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. Providence does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, disability, veteran, military status, religion, age, creed, national origin, sexual identity or expression, sexual orientation, marital status, genetic information, or any other basis prohibited by local, state, or federal law.

Schedule: Full-time

Shift: Day

Job Category: Maintenance

Location: Alaska-Anchorage

Req ID: 322872