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Maintenance Coordinator

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Mercy Ships
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Lindale, TX

Mercy Ships


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Published 21 days ago

Recurring
Weekdays
Full time (30+ hrs/wk)

Maintenance Coordinator

The Maintenance Coordinator at Mercy Ships facilitates the maintenance of all facilities, tools, and equipment located off the ship minus medical equipment. This includes, but is not limited to the HOPE Center, the Capacity Building Support Programs team facility, the off ship Dental and Eye sites, Patient Assembly area and the dockside tents.  Electricians, carpenters, plumbers, welders, HVAC technicians, painters, managers- welcome!

Day to Day:

  • Oversee and conduct repairs and/or maintenance or coordinates with the Marine Technical staff or local contractors to do repairs and/or maintenance to the facilities as needed
  • Maintains and manages a work flow system in order to document the preventive maintenance and repairs as necessary
  • Maintain proper maintenance tools and equipment to conduct repairs
  • Coordinate repairs of tools and equipment when needed
  • Manages the Assistant Maintenance Coordinator
  • Prepare requests to obtain cash advances and provides receipts for financial reconciliation
  • Participate in project proposals submission for support facilities with the program teams
  • Due to the ever changing staffing levels and field service rotations, all staff may be re-assigned to temporarily fill roles in other departments in a time of need
  • Other duties as assigned

Qualifications:

  • Supportive of Mercy Ships mission and vision, and committed to its core values
  • Understand and apply servant leadership, work collaboratively with integrity and demonstrate accountability
  • Able to live in and contribute to community life, requiring stable and healthy interpersonal skills
  • Must have a knowledge and grasp of proper maintenance concepts to include Plumbing, Carpentry and Electrician skill sets
  • Must have some mechanical aptitude and ability to make basic repairs on a variety of tools, equipment and facilities
  • Proficient in Microsoft Word and Excel
  • Full, clean driving license preferred with an international driving permit. Will be expected to drive as part of departmental responsibilities.
  • Able to adapt to a changing environment including locations, length of stay in country, and configuration of facilities. This field service location is land based with above normal’ climate, physical, and emotional stress factors
  • Conversant in French is a plus

Lastly...Education and Experience:

  • Successful completion of On Boarding program will be required
  • Education and training showing evidence of a through knowledge Refrigeration and Electrician skill set
  • Must have some management experience
  • Experience in working and living in developing nations an asset
  • Successful completion of the Basic Safety Training in accordance with STCWW A-v1/1-1 to 1-4 is not required but preferred

The Maintenance Coordinator at Mercy Ships facilitates the maintenance of all facilities, tools, and equipment located off the ship minus medical equipment. This includes, but is not limited to the HOPE Center, the Capacity Building…

Details at a glance

  • Fee Required: $700
  • On-site Location

Location

Lindale, TX

How to Apply

Start Date: Early 2021 (January or April) Pending Covid restrictions.

Application Deadline: October 30th, 2020

Please complete your application here: https://opportunities.mercyships.org/operations/maintenance-coordinator/

Email Brian Arfmann at brian.arfmann@mercyships.org

Start Date: Early 2021 (January or April) Pending Covid restrictions.

Application Deadline: October 30th, 2020

Please complete your application here: https://opportunities…

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