Title:  Maintenance Mechanic I

Division:  Pediatrics
Schedule:  Night Shift
Work Location:  Houston, TX
Salary Range:  $34,739 - $46,984
FLSA Status:  Nonexempt
Requisition ID:  12327


Baylor College of Medicine is looking to hire a qualified Maintenance Mechanic with strong mechanical aptitude I to join our team.


The Maintenance Mechanic I is responsible for performing routine repairs, as well as maintaining machinery and mechanical equipment. The candidate will operate the CNRC facility.


This is primarily a night shift position with the following work hours: Wednesday and Thursday; 11:00pm - 9:00am, Friday; 11:00pm - 7:00am, and Saturday; 7:00pm - 7:00am. Weekday shifts have some flexibility. The candidate may be asked to work other shifts as necessary.

Job Duties

  • Operates and maintains:
    • Chilled water and steam, excluding generation.
    • Potable water distribution and associated equipment.
    • De ionized water generation.
    • Emergency power.
    • Monitoring building automated system (BAS).
    • All other facility support systems.
  • Responds to and resolves BAS alarms.
  • Troubleshoots and performs preventive maintenance on BAS and Control Equipment.
  • Assists with preventative maintenance and repair programs.
  • Provides assistance with life safety or security situations as necessary.

Minimum Qualifications

  • High School diploma or GED with additional specialized training.
  • One year of maintenance mechanic experience.

Preferred Qualifications

  • Advanced mechanical training.
  • Experience in a medical, research, or higher education facility.
  • Building Maintenance Certificate.
  • Working knowledge of building codes.


  • Some lifting (as much as 125 lbs.), climbing and respirator use is required.
  • Use of ANSI class 75 safety shoes is required.



Baylor College of Medicine requires employees to be fully vaccinated -subject to approved exemptions-against vaccine-preventable diseases including, but not limited to, COVID-19 and influenza.


Baylor College of Medicine is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action/Equal Access Employer.