Engineer Tech I - FT - Varies

Support Services Brownsville, Texas


Position at DHR Health


Assists in performing a variety of duties related to equipment management programs and general maintenance. Will be responsible for Doctors Hospital at Renaissance offsite locations and/or areas assigned by the Director of Engineering or other management.



       High School/GED preferred

       Ability to read, write and follow written and oral instructions.

       Manual dexterity is needed to handle tools. 

       Minimum computer skills

       Must be able to be sensitive to cultural and bilingual issues.

       Good written and verbal communication skills required.

       Ability to read, write and speak English

       Ability to communicate clearly and concisely with all levels of nursing, administration, and physicians

       Prefer hospital experience



One (1) year experience – willing to pursue training.



       Promotes the facility mission, vision and values by effectively communicating them to others.  Considers mission, vision and values in developing services, standards and practice

       Works shifts as needed/assigned - variable

       Painting, spackling, tapes & floats, textures, interior and exterior walls, ceilings, floors, cement, parking lots, curbs, structures, and adjoining equipment.

       Cleans and maintains Paint area and painting accessories.

       Maintains and documents a complete and precise record system of all patient rooms, and building painting pm’s or repairs.

       Performs carpentry – dry wall – steel framing - repairs or projects.

       Organizes and maintains spare parts and supply inventory.

       Makes minor repairs to equipment and fixtures and cleans equipment.

       Participates in Emergency Preparedness Plans.

       Assist in any project – wall mountings – or repairs – assemblies - as required.

       Follows and Documents all J.C.A.H.O. – T.D.H. – O.S.H.A. Guidelines and Requirements in this area.

       Assist in any other area of Engineering as directed.

       Stays aware of surroundings – monitors and reports all aspects of hospital while performing assignments or making rounds in hospital.

       HIPAA – Adheres to DHR policies and procedures regarding privacy and security of health information.

       Works collaboratively to provide a safe environment for not only the patient, but staff and visitors.

       Other Duties as assigned