Job Summary:

In accordance with the Mission, Vision and Values, and strategic directions of Provincial Health Services Authority patient safety is a priority and a responsibility shared by everyone at PHSA, and as such, the requirement to continuously improve quality and safety is inherent in all aspects of this position.The Plumber Fitter performs installation, repair and preventative maintenance functions to plumbing and building systems.

What you’ll do

1.Install and repair plumbing and Building equipment.

2.Maintain hospital equipment such as dishwashers and steamers, laboratory glass washers and drainage systems.

3.Perform a variety of welding jobs. Repair and calibrate environmental controls for heating and ventilation systems.

4.Perform preventative maintenance on such items as heating and ventilation equipment, stills and humidifiers by inspecting, cleaning, greasing or replacing parts as necessary.

5.Assist other maintenance personnel by performing minor building repairs and servicing as required.

6.Perform other related duties as required.

You bring

  • Grade 10 plus two years’ recent, related experience or an equivalent combination of education, training and experience.
  • B.C. TQ in Plumbing.
  • B.C. Gas Fitters Class B level License.
  • Certificate of competency as a Cross Connection Control Specialist

You can also

  • Read and interpret blueprints and drawings.
  • Physically carry out the duties of the position.
  • Communicate effectively both verbally and in writing.
  • Deal with others effectively.
  • Organize work.

What’s in it for you

Every PHSA employee enables the best possible patient care for our patients and their families. Whether you are providing direct care, conducting research, or making it possible for others to do their work, you impact the lives of British Columbians today and in the future. That’s why we’re focused on your care too – offering health, wellness, development programs to support you – at work and at home.

  • Join one of BC’s largest employers with province-wide programs, services and operations – offering vast opportunities for growth and development.
  • Access to more than 2,000 in-house training programs.
  • Perks include onsite fitness classes and discounts to 350 BC-wide recreational programs, travel, technology, car and bike sharing, and more.

  • Status: Regular, Full-Time

  • Wage: $33.62 per hour

  • Location: 4500 Oak Street, Vancouver

    Work Hours: Monday to Friday; 0900 – 1700

  • Requisition Number: 100518E

What we do

Provincial Health Services Authority (PHSA) plans, coordinates and evaluates specialized health services with the BC health authorities to provide equitable and cost-effective health care for people throughout the province. Our values reflect our commitment to excellence and include: Respect people – Be compassionate – Dare to innovate – Cultivate partnerships – Serve with purpose. Learn more about PHSA and our programs: jobs.phsa.ca/programs-and-services

PHSA is committed to employment equity and hires on the basis of merit, encouraging all qualified individuals to apply. We recognize that our ability to provide the best care for our diverse patient populations relies on a rich diversity of skills, knowledge, backgrounds and experiences, and value a safe, inclusive and welcoming environment.

ATTN: PHSA Employees:

To be considered as a PHSA employee (internal applicant) for this position, you must apply online via your internal profile at http://internaljobs.phsa.ca

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