Electrician 1

Inova Health System
Falls Church, VA
Sep 14, 2021
Sep 21, 2021
Full Time
Job DescriptionAppearance, Health, and Safety Behavior - Adhere to departmental and governmental safety standards and departmental and organizational personal appearance policies. Electrical Equipment/Machinery - Working under the general supervision of the Supervisor, inspect, maintain, and repair a variety of electrical equipment, appliances, and machinery found in the hospital. Electrical Systems Maintenance & Repair - Working under the general supervision of the Supervisor, maintain and repair the full spectrum of electrical systems existent within the hospital to ensure an environment that is hazard free for patients, visitors, and staff and conductive to patient care. Environment of Care - Working under the general supervision of the Shop Supervisor, inspect, maintain, and repair Environment of Care and Life Safety Code standards. Renovation and Construction - Under the general supervision of the Supervisor, accomplish small renovation and construction projects in compliance with county and building codes.Job ResponsibilitiesWear appropriate safety equipment and comply with departmental and OSHA safety standards at all times. Keep personal work spaces and equipment in a safe and orderly condition.Follow hospital infection control/universal precautions at all times. Maintain a clean, neat, hygenic, well-groomed, and professional personal appearance in a accordance with departmental and hospital policies at all times.Inspect, maintain, and repair electrical equipment to ensure that the equipment is free of hazards and optimally available to the customer. Inspect, maintain, and repair a variety of electrical appliances and equipment. Inspect, maintain, and repair appropriate equipment supporting patient care that is not under the auspices of Biomedical Engineering. Support and assist the Engineering Department by performing electrical analysis, repair, and maintenance for a variety of OR and Special Procedures equipment.Complete assigned work orders and PM orders to maintain the reliability and integrity of the electrical infrastructure in the hospital. Inform Supervisor if additional resources are required to complete the customer's request.Inform the charge person of the unit requesting the service of the status of their request.If the service cannot be completed immediately follow-up to ensure the service is completed to the satisfaction of the customer.Control and complete assigned work orders/PM orders upon completion of the requested work and return to the Supervisor at the end of each work day. Informs the Supervisor of needs for supplies and parts necessary to maintain shop responsibilities.Respond to emergency calls to correct electrical failures during evening, night, weekend and holiday periods.Maintain a knowledge of Environment of Care and Life Safety Code standards.Maintain and repair all deficiencies relating to the fire alarm system to provide a hazard free environment for the patients, staff, and visitors using the buildings. Maintain the fire alarm system in accordance with the NFPA and Life Safety Code requirements.Complete all PM orders pertaining to the fire alarm system and submit to the Supervisor at the end of each working day.Control and complete issued paperwork for EOC corrections. Submit to the Project Manager to provide evidence of compliance for county and JCAHO inquiries.Evaluate and determine the resources necessary to accomplish electrical construction requirements for assigned renovation projects. Develop a materials take-off listing from plans and blue prints Coordinate work with other trades and the Project Manager Install and/or alter electrical systems to allow completion of the project.Keep project sight clean and orderly to eliminate any hazards.Additional RequirementsTechnical training equivalent to four years apprenticeship in the electrical trade.About UsInova is Northern Virginia's leading nonprofit healthcare provider. Our mission is to provide world-class healthcare - every time, every touch - to each person in every community we have the privilege to serve. Inova's 18,000 team members serve more than 2 million individuals annually through an integrated network of hospitals, primary and specialty care practices, emergency and urgent care centers, outpatient services and destination institutes.Safety Always: Learn how we keep our team members and patients Safe@Inova.