Facilities - Baystate Health

Req#: R19647
Category(s): Trades/Engineering/Facilities, Facilities
Full Time / Part Time: Full-Time
Shift: First

We are looking for a Facilities Maintenance Tech to join our Baystate Franklin team!

Resume required with application


  • 40 hours, day shift
  • Greenfield, MA

Baystate Franklin Medical Center is an 89-bed community hospital in Greenfield, MA. Rooted in a rich tradition of service and accountability to the people of Franklin County, North Quabbin, and surrounding communities, BFMC services include emergency, surgery, cancer, heart and vascular, obstetrics, and more.

  • More than 200 physicians on active and courtesy staff
  • More than 24,000 Emergency Department visits annually
  • More than 400 babies delivered each year in The Birthplace – a progressive, midwife-driven service
  • Training site for the Family Medicine residency, and for residents in emergency medicine, surgery, and obstetrics programs based at Baystate Medical Center
  • Franklin Medical Center joined Baystate Health in 1986

Rooted in a rich tradition of 125 years of service and accountability, our highly skilled team is committed to advancing care with our state-of-the art facilities and technology. Baystate Franklin houses a $26 million surgical center and the talented surgical teams of the Baystate Health network. Our spacious pre-surgery, recovery, and family waiting areas offer privacy and comfort with natural light, healing gardens, and other amenities. Our multidisciplinary approach gives you access to specialists from across the Baystate Health system, offering comprehensive and collaborative medical treatments close to home.

For more information, please visit us online at: www.baystatehealthjobs.com or interact with us socially at www.facebook.com/BaystateCareers or on Twitter @BaystateCareers

All correspondence can be directed to:

Cole Courtemanche, Healthcare Recruiter



Under the direction of the Engineering Supervisor and/or the Refrigeration Technician, is responsible to perform a variety of duties that includes the maintenance, repair, inspection, preventative maintenance, service and assisting in the installation of mechanical refrigeration, chillers, air conditioning, ventilation, heating equipment (including boilers), systems and components. Responds to HVAC/Refrigeration services calls on a daily basis supporting patient care. Performs routine Preventive Maintenance on HVAC equipment and systems including changing filters. Does necessary repairs to HVAC/Refrigeration and Boiler equipment as required.

Must be able to work various shifts and be available for after hour call-ins.

Job Responsibilities: 

1) Perform preventive maintenance on assigned equipment. Is responsible, working with Engineering Staff, to keep the preventive maintenance program current and up to date. Work with other trades personnel as required.

2) Maintain and repair refrigeration, chillers, and air conditioning equipment and systems including chillers, ice makers, freezers and refrigeration equipment.

3) Perform air conditioning shutdown procedures and necessary inspection and related procedures to prepare equipment and system for startup. Install and connect independently portable operated coolers and small refrigerators following manufacturer's specification.

4) Detect faulty operation of equipment and perform necessary adjustments and repairs. Read and interpret thermometers and gauges and make adjustments to maintain desired temperatures. Perform maintenance and calibration of temperature controls.

5) Inspect equipment and units, check for leaks and correct electrical connections and make necessary repairs. Assist in charging and recovering refrigerant from refrigeration and air conditioning equipment.

6) Prepare and maintain required records of time, materials and supplies. Order materials and supplies as needed. Prepare required records of time, materials and supplies used and requisition materials and/or equipment following prescribed procedures.

7) Trouble shoots and repairs low and high pressure boilers. Prepares low pressure boilers for inspection.

8) Work from work orders, specifications, drawings, prints and instructions.

9) Maintain work areas and equipment in safe, neat and orderly condition.

10) Perform brazing, soldering and similar procedures as required.

11) Uses Lockout Tagout when working on HVAC related equipment.

12) Be able to operate the Energy Management System including making changes, diagnosing problems, and corrections to maintain required set points.

13) Be able to diagnosis and trouble shoot pneumatic air controls system problems.

14) As required, responds to emergency calls. May have to re-prioritize work and work orders to accommodate emergency calls.

15) Demonstrates and models principals of service excellence in support of the patient experience and SPIRIT program.

16) Keeps superiors informed of all problems and issues.

Required Work Experience: 

1) Some mechanical knowledge in HVAC

Preferred Work Experience: 

1) None Listed

Skills and Competencies: 

1) Basic Computer and Math skills

2)  Ability to work with minimum to no supervision

You Belong At Baystate

At Baystate Health we know that treating one another with dignity and equity is what elevates respect for our patients and staff. It makes us not just an organization, but also a community where you belong. It is how we advance the care and enhance the lives of all people.



GED or HiSET (Required)


Chlorofluorocarbon Certification – Environmental Protection Agency, HVAC-Refrigeration Technician – Other

Equal Employment Opportunity Employer

Baystate Health is an Equal Opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, national origin, ancestry, age, genetic information, disability, or protected veteran status.

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