Providence Health & Services Maintenance Engineer in Spokane, Washington


Providence is calling a Maintenance Engineer (Plant Operations, Varied shifts-weekends, Full time - 1.0 FTE) to Providence Sacred Heart Medical Center in Spokane, Washington. We are a community of caregivers delivering every day on our Mission to provide compassionate care that is accessible for all - especially those who are poor and vulnerable.

In this position you will:

  • Repair and maintain all systems within the hospital such as air conditioning/refrigeration/chilled water systems, control air/medical air systems, medical gas/vacuum systems, electrical/mechanical beds, electrical switch gear, motor control centers, air handling units, pneumatic controls, pneumatic tube system, and kitchen equipment.

  • Operate and maintain gas/oil-fired boilers and associated auxiliary equipment, such as boiler feed pumps, water softeners, air compressors, boiler oil pumps, emergency generators/standby electric systems, and direct digital controllers.

  • Make rounds on boilers, boiler room equipment, chillers, mechanical rooms, and tube system. Record boiler/equipment data as required in log book and/or in equipment log sheets.

  • Trouble-shoot assigned machinery and mechanical equipment, using hand and power tools and appropriate test equipment.

  • Test boiler feedwater, condensates, and cooling tower water and adds chemicals to treat within limits and initiates blow down of boilers.


Required qualifications for this position include:

  • A valid second class Engineer’s License issued by city of Spokane

  • Experience in boiler operation and maintenance and repair of mechanical systems

About the hospital you will serve.

Providence Sacred Heart Medical Center has a commanding presence in Spokane, Washington and is a beacon of hope and healing for patients throughout the region. We have over 600 beds and are chosen by people from across the state for the da Vinci surgical robotic for heart surgery and parents from all over the Inland Northwest who have children with life-threatening conditions know they’ll find the care and comfort they need at Sacred Heart Children’s Hospital.

We offer a full comprehensive range of benefits - see our website for details

Our Mission

As people of Providence, we reveal God's love for all, especially the poor and vulnerable, through our compassionate service.

About Us

Providence Health & Services is the third largest not-for-profit health system in the United States. Providence employs more than 82,000 caregivers (employees) across a five-state area; AK, WA, MT, OR, and CA. Our facilities include 34 hospitals, 600 physician clinics, senior services, supportive housing and other health and educational services. Providence is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. Providence does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, disability, veteran, military status, religion, age, creed, national origin, sexual identity or expression, sexual orientation, marital status, genetic information, or any other basis prohibited by local, state, or federal law.

Schedule: Full-time

Shift: Variable

Job Category: Facilities / Engineering

Location: Washington-Spokane

Req ID: 154777