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Tremendous professional abilities

Truly meaningful results
 
BE THE CONNECTION.
 

In your role as maintenance mechanic, you’ll have the opportunity to be the connection between your strong professional abilities and the positive results they ultimately help our patients achieve. Apply your outstanding skills and knowledge in a different, more meaningful way. Make the most of your unique combination of talent, passion and ambition with national post-acute care leader Encompass Health.

 

What Makes Encompass Health Careers Different—and Better:

 

Working at Encompass Health means being part of something special: A team that is passionate about making an impact on patients’ lives each day. Unlike the typical hospital setting, Encompass Health offers you the unique opportunity to walk alongside patients on their road to recovery from stroke, spinal cord injuries, neurological disorders, joint replacements, multiple trauma and cardiac/pulmonary conditions. As you help patients achieve goals and regain independence, you can form significant relationships with them and celebrate the successes they experience along the way.

 

Our culture of compassion and collaboration is founded on more than just the care we provide our patients; it is expressed in the values we live. We encourage and empower each employee to keep learning and growing by providing the resources to deliver a better way to care. At Encompass Health, you’ll find something decidedly different and more satisfying: A career that is challenging, inspiring and rewarding. Maximize your talent and join a team that is committed to setting the standard for better healthcare with this engaging opportunity:

 
Maintenance Mechanic

5700 Fitzhugh Avenue, Richmond, VA 23226
Monday-Friday, On-Call Rotation will be required.

 

Here is your opportunity to channel the full extent of your knowledge, skills, ambition, and experience on a daily basis. Inspire our patients to progress each day as you:

 

Maintains the physical plant and ground to ensure a safe and efficient environment of care to serve the needs of the patients, visitors and employees.

 

This position handles preventative maintenance and repairs for a wide range of hospital equipment and utility systems, plumbing, electrical, HVAC, light construction, painting, and grounds keeping.

 

Additional responsibilities may include room terminal cleaning, security and floor care as assigned. 

 
 
Credentials:
 
• High school graduate or equivalent work experience preferred.

• Licensure in a field of specialty, such as electrical, plumbing or HVAS, preferred.

• Previous experience in the areas of preventative maintenance, equipment and systems repair, HVAC, plumbing, electrical, and/or construction required.

• Ability to lift a minimum of 50 pounds on a regular basis and ability to push/pull a minimum of 50 pounds, which includes lifting, pushing and/or pulling equipment, supplies and tools.

• Ability to safely work with hazardous materials and equipment.  

• Hospital or Healthcare facility experience preferred.
• Valid driver’s license a must.

• Technical experience using a computer for training and processing work order management system tickets.

 

Enjoy competitive compensation and benefits that start on day one, including:

 
• Benefits that begin when you do.

• Affordable medical, dental and vision plans provided to meet the needs of full and part-time employees and their families.

• Generous paid time off that increases with tenure.
• Tuition reimbursement and continuing education opportunities.
• Company-matching 401(k) and employee stock-purchase plans.
• Flexible spending and health savings accounts.
 
About Us:
 

Helping patients regain hope and independence, Encompass Health is a national leader in post-acute care. We operate rehabilitation hospitals and offer home health and hospice care in 36 states as well as Puerto Rico. Following the Encompass Way, we are driven by our core values: We proudly set the standard, lead with empathy, do what’s right, focus on the positive, and remain stronger together.

 

Realize the powerful difference you can make. Take this opportunity to join our team.

 
To learn more about us, please visit us online at encompasshealth.com
 
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Equal Opportunity Employer
 
 




Address: 5700 Fitzhugh Avenue, Richmond 23226
Shift: Day Job
Schedule: Full-time
Job ID: 2025509