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Providence Maintenance Technician I in Valdez, Alaska


Providence is calling a Maintenance Technician I (Building Maintenance, Days, 1.0 FTE) to Providence Valdez Medical Center in Valdez, Alaska. 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.

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 maintain applicable documentation.

  • Logically investigate and analyze 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 interpret manuals, schematics and operating procedures.


Required qualifications for this position include:

  • H.S. Diploma or GED

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

  • Fire Extinguisher / Sprinkler Inspection Certification completed within 1 year

  • 1 year of general maintenance experience

Preferred qualifications for this position include:

  • Hospital maintenance experience

  • Boiler and limited electrical licensing

About the Providence Valdez Medical Center

Providence Valdez Medical Center is an 11 bed Critical Access Hospital co-located with a licensed 10 bed Long Term Care facility. Our team of physicians, nurses, therapists, technicians, clinicians and support staff provide quality and compassionate inpatient and outpatient health care to patients and residents. Our state of the art facility, built in 2004, is able to provide a wide array services including acute, emergency, Labor and Delivery, Radiology, Ultrasound, CT Scan, DEXA scan, CLIA certified laboratory, Rehab services including Physical, Occupational and Speech Therapies.

For information on our comprehensive range of benefits, 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-Valdez

Req ID: 286427