Maintenance/Plmbr Specialist Sign-On Bonus & Referral Eligible

Roanoke, VA, US, 24014

Job Summary

Apply your excellent skills in a dynamic new setting. Help keep the operations of Carilion Clinic running smoothly and effectively … so we can care for our patients expertly and compassionately. The strength of our award-winning system of hospitals and physician practices comes from strength at all levels.

Based in western Virginia, we inspire better health through compassionate care, medical education, and neighborhood outreach. Realize the advantages of joining our award-winning organization, live our values and learn how working with a regional leader in clinical and workplace excellence can improve the quality of your career, as well as that of your patients.

Licensed experienced Plumber for Hospital Maintenance.

 Performs diversified duties involved in the maintenance, repair and installation of plumbing, piping and other systems and equipment.  Leads specialty projects.

Performs emergency, routine, preventive maintenance, plumbing installations and inspection service to pipes, gas lines, fixtures and all other plumbing and mechanical systems. 

Coordinates activities to accomplish, monitor and inspect work to meet specifications and code requirements. Reads and interprets blueprints and specifications

 Inspects, troubleshoots, installs, repairs and maintains machinery and mechanical equipment in accordance with diagrams, sketches, operation manuals, and manufacturer's specifications, using hand and power tools and precision measuring and testing instruments.  Identifies and secures appropriate supplies and equipment.  

Prepares work areas and fixtures, plans installations, requests permits, installs, tests, repairs, inspects and replaces pipes, fitting and all other plumbing fixtures to maintain heating, water, natural gas, medical gases and  drainage systems.  Provides direction, guidance and technical assistance as needed to other personnel.  

  Documents and maintains all required records and information pertinent to assignments, work orders, instruction manuals, blueprints and other such materials as required. 

  Provides training and technical updates other department personnel to expand department capabilities. Updates practices as necessary to maintain compliance with regulatory requirements.  Researches new     techniques, materials, equipment and makes recommendations to management.


Minimum Qualifications

Education: High school graduate or equivalent required.  Graduate of a trade or vocational school with courses in blueprint reading and plumbing preferred.


Experience: Three years experience as a licensed plumber required. 


Licensure, certification, and/or registration: Journeyman’s or Master Plumbing License. Valid Virginia Driver’s License preferred for positions in the hospitals and required for Property Maintenance positions.


Other Minimum Qualifications: Familiarity with state plumbing codes for hospitals and commercial occupancies. Good interpersonal and teamwork skills.  Ability to communicate with co-workers and others.  Ability to use a computerized work order control system.  Ability to maintain required records, and follow verbal and written instructions. May be asked to provide basic general purpose maintenance tools.


Position is deemed ‘emergency personnel’ during emergency conditions.  May be asked to provide own transportation and travel to other Carilion work sites.  May be required to work at other Carilion facilities to meet staffing needs.



Our Values

Below are our core values that we strive to embody and expect of all our team members:

Collaboration: Working together with purpose to achieve shared goals.

Commitment:  Unwavering in our quest for exceptional quality and service.

Compassion:  Putting heart into everything we do.

Courage:  Doing what’s right for our patients without question.

Curiosity:  Fostering creativity and innovation in our pursuit of excellence.


Requisition Number: 79393 
Employment Status: Full time 
Location: CRMH - Carilion Roanoke Memorial Hospital 
Shift: Day 
Shift Details: 7:30-4:00pm, Weekend On-call

For more information, contact the HR Service Center at 1-800-599-2537.

This is Carilion Clinic ...

An organization where innovation happens, collaboration is expected and ideas are valued. A not-for-profit, mission-driven health system built on progress and partnerships. A courageous team that is always learning, never discouraged and forever curious.

Headquartered in Roanoke, Va., you will find a robust system of award winning
hospitals, Level 1 and 3 trauma centers, Level 3 NICU, Institute of Orthopedics and Neurosciences, multi-specialty physician practices, and The Virginia Tech Carilion School of Medicine and Research Institute.

Carilion is where you can make your own path, make new discoveries and, most importantly, make a difference. Here, in a place where the air is clean, people are kind and life is good. Make your tomorrow with us.

Equal Opportunity Employer

Minorities/Females/Protected Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity

Carilion Clinic is a drug-free workplace.


Nearest Major Market: Roanoke

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