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MD Anderson Cancer Center Sr Maintenance Technician - Fire Door/Wall in Houston, Texas

Ideal candidate will have experience inspecting and repairing fire protection features such as fire door assemblies and fire barrier walls.


The mission of The University of Texas M. D. Anderson Cancer Center is to eliminate cancer in Texas, the nation, and the world through outstanding programs that integrate patient care, research and prevention, and through education for undergraduate and graduate students, trainees, professionals, employees and the public.


Perform inspections, maintenance and repairs of building equipment and fire protection features per regulatory compliance requirements, respond to customer calls, and provide support during emergencies.

Maintain, Repair, Troubleshoot

Performs repairs, troubleshooting, inspections and preventive maintenance on various equipment, building features and utility systems using one or more craft trade skills.

Maintains records of materials, jobs, and other pertinent information.

Inspects and repairs fire protection features such as fire door assemblies and fire barrier walls; adjusts and replace door closers.

Cleans and maintains equipment and work areas.

Applies basic craft knowledge and skills by following work instructions to:

Repairs and replaces ceiling grids and tiles.

Responds to HVAC hot/cold calls, odors, exhaust issues, repair or support to replace equipment, etc.

Repairs vinyl and carpeted floors.

Responds to unclog water closets, sinks, floor drains, use sewer machines on floor drains, replaces faucets, valves and fixtures, etc.

Performs electrical tasks such as clean/replace light diffusers, replace lamps and ballasts, switches and receptacles, etc.

Assists with preventive maintenance as required by the assigned tasks.

Manages assigned work orders to be completed as scheduled.

Ensures all completed work meets professional standards of cleanliness, maintenance and safety in accordance with work instructions.

Knowledge of the occupational hazards and safety precautions of the job.

Improves knowledge about the building and utility systems. Engage in collaborative efforts by team members from all craft shops to resolve problems and repair/upgrade deficiencies in the utility systems.

Interprets and works from instructions, prints, sketches and diagrams in the installation of electrical systems. May coordinate the workflow of technicians and mechanics. May assist with outage Investigations. Participates in process improvement initiatives.

Respond to customer calls

Respond to customer calls and provide customer

services. Communicate on an ongoing basis with

customers and clients to determine current

status of deliverables and to learn customer needs.

Report and Document

Provide complete information to accurately document

corrective action, labor hours, and materials used on work orders.

Timely communication to supervisor of any other issues encountered during the

performance of work.

Emergency responses

Emergency responses for facilities including code red alarms.

Other duties as assigned

High school diploma or equivalent.

Five years experience in one or more crafts (i.e. - plumbing, electrical, carpentry, painting, HVAC, instrumentation).

It is the policy of The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center to provide equal employment opportunity without regard to race, color, religion, age, national origin, sex, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity/expression, disability, protected veteran status, genetic information, or any other basis protected by institutional policy or by federal, state or local laws unless such distinction is required by law.

Additional Information

  • Requisition ID: 137111

  • Employment Status: Full-Time

  • Employee Status: Regular

  • FLSA: non-exempt, eligible for overtime, and is subject to the provisions of the Fair Labor Standards Act (FLSA)

  • Work Week: Days

  • Fund Type: Hard

  • Pivotal Position: Yes

  • Minimum Salary: US Dollar (USD) 44,800

  • Midpoint Salary: US Dollar (USD) 56,000

  • Maximum Salary : US Dollar (USD) 67,200

  • Science Jobs: Yes

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