Title:  Maintenance Mechanic

Division:  Facility Services
Schedule:  Monday - Friday 7 a.m. - 4 p.m.
Work Location:  Houston, TX
Salary Range:  $49,905 - $57,410
FLSA Status:  Nonexempt
Requisition ID:  14397


Baylor College of Medicine's Facilities Division is hiring a Maintenance Mechanic will be responsible to install, repair and maintain machinery and equipment. The maintenance mechanics responsibilities will include performing regular inspections of machinery and equipment, carrying out preventative maintenance and fulfilling other duties such as building maintenance as assigned.  To be a successful maintenance mechanic you should have a practical mind, mechanical aptitude, and strong attention to detail.

Job Duties

  • Assembles, installs and maintains mechanical systems, machinery and equipment.
  • Troubleshoots equipment and performing routine preventative maintenance.
  • Reads, interprets and follows instructions and operation manuals and schematics.
  • Completes assigned work orders and communicates with the departments throughout the process.
  • Cleans, repairs and installs equipment and parts as needed.
  • Operates a variety of hand and power tools.
  • Maintains a clean and safe work environment.
  • Performs general maintenance work on buildings as assigned.

Minimum Qualifications

  • High School diploma or GED and completion of Trade School or Associate’s Degree program. 
  • Two years of relevant experience.

Preferred Qualifications

  • Knowledge and ability to operate hand and power tools.
  • Mechanical aptitude and ability.
  • Physical dexterity/ ability to lift heavy objects and use a ladder.
  • Good troubleshooting skills.
  • Knowledge of health and safety regulations.



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.