Maintenance Assistant - Life Queenstown Private Hospital

Life Queenstown Private Hospital
Maintenance Assistant

A vacancy exists for a Maintenance Assistant at Life Queenstown Private Hospital, reporting to the Engineering Manager, Stanley Zisile. This position is responsible to ensure continuous availability of maintenance services required for the Hospital Infrastructure.

Critical Outputs
  • Responsible for all Maintenance related issues on a day to day basis;
  • Responsible for all general maintenance enquiries relating to Doctors and Nursing staff
  • Execute repairs / tasks as per job card and instructions or Ad hoc request from line Manager
  • Provide line managers with relevant information and feedback as required
  • Supervise the daily inspection on the hospital engineering’s equipment e.g. of generators, medical gas alarm system, recording of medical gasses, AHU’s
  • Supervise the daily inspection of vacuum pumps, medical air compressor, plumbing and general maintenance
  • Management of onsite contractors.
  • Follow company guidelines regarding the SAP system.
  • Complete daily job cards and adhere to required administration process.

Grade 12 National Senior certificate
Minimum N4 or equivalent qualification in electrical,
3 years’ experience in maintenance, electrical, fire alarm systems, nurse call systems, gas systems, plumbing, painting, hospital beds, door locks, carpentry.
Excellent communication and problem solving skills.
Ability to complete tasks timeously and accurately and be able to work under pressure.
Eager to learn new systems and to accept work challenges.
Adhere to NOSA and OHSA acts.
Be in possession of a valid driver’s license.
Be able to perform standby duties

  • Sound communication
  • Loyalty
  • Professionalism
  • Excellence orientation
  • Ethical behaviour
  • Building relationships
  • Customer responsiveness
  • Organizational awareness
Closing date
Tuesday, July 16, 2024

Internal applicants - Before making an application, you are requested to discuss your application with your line manager. External candidates will also be considered.

Life Healthcare is an Equal Opportunity Employer. 

Thank you for your interest in this opportunity. Kindly note that only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.  Applicants who have not been contacted within two weeks of the closing date of this advert, should consider their application as unsuccessful.

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