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Providence Health & Services General Maintenance Worker in Tarzana, California


Providence is calling a General Maintenance Worker (Full Time, Night Shift) to Providence Tarzana Medical Center in Tarzana, CA.

This opening will utilize the Modern Hire Video Prescreen Tool. If invited to this prescreen, candidates who complete this process will be given preference for interview consideration (Please note: Completing this process does not guarantee that you will be selected for an in-person interview).

We are seeking a General Maintenance Worker who will be reporting to the engineer supervisor/manager, this position will be responsible for assisting in the performance of duties necessary to keep the physical structure and associated equipment of hospital in good repair.

In this position you will:

  • Promote patient, physician, customer and employee satisfaction by personal example, treating all contacts with respect

  • Support and participate in activities that foster customer service.

  • Communicate and follow the organizational chain of command for notification of patient care/service issues, when appropriate

  • Maintain required applicable licensure, certification and education

  • Attends and successfully complete general and department orientation, in-service programs and the annual key competencies and mandatory update requirements

  • Participate actively in department staff meetings

  • Demonstrate effective verbal and written communications

  • Communicate effectively in a clear, concise, understandable manner. Applicable for the populations: Adult and Geriatric

  • Perform urgent corrective, routine and requisitioned repairs of electrical, mechanical and plumbing systems as required

  • Perform preventative maintenance on equipment and systems as required

  • Perform preventative maintenance duties to all physical structures of hospital and complies with all building safety codes. This is to include facility equipment and associated controls

  • Assist in replacing, installing, repairing and testing electrical circuits, equipment, appliances and lighting systems as required

  • Maintain routine records of all inspections, preventative maintenance and repairs performed on any equipment or system

  • Perform manual duties as requested (i.e. moving supplies or furniture, replacing light bulbs, removing trash or scrap material)

  • Read blueprints, interpret instructions and prepare specifications

  • Make daily rounds of all departments and perform repairs as needed. In addition, make daily rounds of facility and replace light bulbs as needed

  • Keep work areas orderly, clean and safe. Ensure proper care in the use of equipment and supplies

  • Demonstrate willingness & ability to float to areas within their scope of practice as necessary


Required qualifications for this position include:

  • Current LA City Fire Card within 30 days of hire

Preferred qualifications for this position include:

  • Related trade school

  • 2 years health Care related environment

About the ministry that you will serve.

Providence Tarzana Medical Center is a 245-bed not-for-profit medical center that serves the San Fernando Valley, offering high quality specialty services, including: heart and vascular care, orthopedics, oncology and senior services. Recognizing the special health care needs of women and children, our Women’s Pavilion & Resource Center provides women’s health and maternity care in one central location. The hospital specializes in pediatrics and has one of the largest neonatal intensive care units in the San Fernando Valley. Providence Tarzana has a reputation for clinical excellence and sophisticated technology with a personal touch. Providence Health & Services cares about the people and the lives that we touch each and every day. We are continually driven by the caring tradition of our heritage – the foundation of our Mission and core-values – to embrace respect, compassion, justice, excellence and stewardship. With a rich past reaching back more than 65 years in Southern California, and 150 years in total, Providence Health & Services today celebrates unprecedented growth, recognition for top quality health care, a vibrant employee culture where new ideas are encouraged and a drive to help the underprivileged - all with an eye toward the future.

We offer a full comprehensive range of benefits - see our website for details

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 Health & Services is a not-for-profit Catholic network of hospitals, care centers, health plans, physicians, clinics, home health care and services guided by a Mission of caring the Sisters of Providence began over 160 years ago. 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: Night

Job Category: Maintenance

Location: California-Tarzana

Req ID: 249492