Job Description

Harris Health is a nationally recognized health system comprising three teaching hospitals and an extensive network of ambulatory care centers serving the people of Harris County, Texas, since 1966.  Staffed by the faculty, fellows and residents from two nationally ranked medical schools, Baylor College of Medicine and The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston (UTHealth), Harris Health is the first healthcare system in Houston to receive the prestigious National Committee for Quality Assurance (NCQA) designation for its network of patient-centered medical homes.

Each year, Harris Health provides more than 1.8 million total outpatient visits through its more than 40 ambulatory care facilities.  Additionally, Harris Health sees more than 177,000 emergency visits at its Level 1 and Level 3 trauma centers and 35,000 hospital admissions through its three hospitals: Ben Taub, LBJ and Quentin Mease.

Established by voter referendum to enhance the level of charity care available in the community, Harris Health System has often received national recognition for serving those in need and for its achievements in operational excellence, such as being named to the 2011, 2012, 2013 and 2014 Most Wired Hospitals lists by the American Hospital Association’s Hospitals & Health Networks magazine.

Additionally, Harris Health System is pleased that each of its three hospitals — Ben Taub, Lyndon B. Johnson and Quentin Mease — achieved Pathway to Excellence™ designation by the American Nurses Credentialing Center.

Skills / Requirements

JOB SUMMARY: Responsible for trouble shooting, repairing and performing preventative maintenance on all types of vehicles/equipment and hand tools within the Harris Health System fleet to ensure proper performance and safety.  Assists in maintaining all permit registrations, waste manifests, and data library of vehicle deficiencies and corrective actions.  Aids and monitors the direct work of Automotive Technicians without supervision.  Assume supervisory role in the absence of the supervisor. 


Education/Specialized Training/Licensure: Required: HSG/GED/Valid Texas Driver License. Preferred: ASL Certification and CDL

Work Experience (Years and Area): Minimum of  5 years experience in Auto Maintenance 

Equipment Operated: Vehicle, computer, lifts, power tools, jacks, other auto maintenance equipment


Communication Skills: Writing /Composing: Correspondence, Reports

Other Skills: P.C., MS Word    

Work Schedule: Weekends, Flexible, Overtime, Travel, On Call

Other Requirements: Frequent travel between Harris Health System facilities. Ability to work according to specific job assignments, subject to extreme weather conditions.  Ability to work with minimal supervision.  Must possess solid judgment and a good understanding of the possible consequences of the work performed.

Application Instructions

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