Company: Eastern State Hospital
Posted on: January 23, 2023
Working Title : Project Specialist
Role Title : Trades Technician IV - 79034
Job Open Date : 12/21/2022
Job Close Date :
Open Until Filled : Yes
Is this position funded in whole or in part by the American
Recovery & Reinvestment Act (Stimulus Package)? : No
Hiring Range : Negotiable, commensurate with experience.
Agency : Eastern State Hospital (704)
Agency Website : http://www.esh.dbhds.virginia.gov/
Location : Williamsburg - 830
Position Number : 00353
Job Posting Number : 1107510
Type of Recruitment : General Public - G
Does this position have telework options? : No
Bilingual/Multilingual Skill Requirement/Preference : No
Job Type : Full-Time (Salaried)
Job Type Detail : Full-Time Salaried - Non-Faculty- FTS-1
Pay Band : 04
Job Description :
Multiple positions may be filled from this posting.
Eastern State Hospital, located in scenic Williamsburg, Virginia,
was founded in 1773, with a well-intentional emphasis on community
focused mental health care. This state of the art campus, situated
on 500 acres, consists of two patient care buildings with 300
patients, and a highly skilled staff of over 900. Eastern State
Hospital is part of the Department of Behavioral Health and
Developmental Services ( DBHDS ) system, and is accredited by the
Eastern State Hospital invites qualified applicants for the
position of Project Specialist.
This position may be required to work on-call rotating shift (Days,
Evenings, Weekends and Holidays).
This position reports to the Trades Manager for providing a safe
and comfortable environment for residents and staff. This position
conducts inspections of corresponding trades for 100% compliance
and support of JC, CMS , VOHSA , NFPA , National, State and Local
codes and standards, TMS work orders, and all assigned maintenance
and special projects programs. This position will manage special
project work including general maintenance, and advanced knowledge
in Carpentry, Plumbing, Electrical and mechanical shops for the
replacement, installation of, and altering existing equipment
components and devices to ensure properly functioning equipment and
systems. Manages all resources required to complete in house
projects including but not limited to Material, trade tech labor,
contractor services, and all pre project permits and post project
inspections. The Project Specialist will also assist the safety
department with required PPE inventory, deliveries, and management
of ESH respiratory program.
This position is considered essential personnel and would be
required to work in the event of an emergency, pandemic, or
facility need. All ESH positions are required to work different
shifts to include nights, weekends, holidays, and/or overtime as
Minimum Qualifications :
--- Valid driver's license with an acceptable driving record.
--- Extensive Journeyman's level of experience in commercial:
plumbing, carpentry, electrical and HVAC fields.
--- Extensive experience with project planning and project
--- Extensive knowledge and understanding of OSHA and VOSH safety
--- Ability to read and interpret blueprints, diagrams and
--- Experience in the supervision and management for facility
repair, replacement and remodeling projects in a healthcare
--- Experience with troubleshooting and repairing of various types
of mechanical and electrical systems and equipment as it relates to
a healthcare setting.
--- Experience in training and mentoring of lower knowledge
technicians in the proper techniques and use of tools and equipment
for maximum efficiency and compliance with applicable codes and
--- Experience maintaining project paperwork and tracking of labor,
material and project costs and timelines.
Preferred Qualifications :
--- High School Diploma or GED .
Special Requirements :
Minorities, individuals with disabilities, veterans, and people
with National Service experience are encouraged to apply. EEO /AA/
TTY . Reasonable accommodations are available to persons with
Eastern State Hospital is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Employment
opportunities are open to applicants without regard to race, sex,
color, national origin, religion, sexual orientation, gender
identity, age, veteran status, political affiliation, genetics or
Applicants are responsible for ensuring that the application and
supplemental materials thoroughly reflects their knowledge, skills,
and abilities, as it relates to the advertised qualifications.
For consideration, a completed application must be received online
by 11:59PM on the "Job Close Date"
Applicants who list "see resume" in lieu of completing the
application may miss the opportunity for consideration.
Eastern State Hospital conducts a comprehensive and thorough
background check on all employees hired in the Hospital.
DBHDS is a healthcare organization and must comply with the federal
CMS Omnibus COVID -19 Health Care staff Vaccination Regulation
which requires all employees to be vaccinated or receive an
exemption. You will be asked to disclose your vaccination status
(and for those fully vaccinated, proof of vaccination) during the
pre-employment process. If you are not vaccinated for any reason or
choose not to disclose your vaccination status, you will need to
request a medical or religious accommodation. If you have
questions, please contact the Office of Human Resources.
Special Instructions to Applicants :
Eastern State Hospital offers a competitive benefit package to
include various health care plans, paid life insurance, Virginia
Retirement System retirement plan, 12 paid holidays, annual, family
personal and sick leave.
Commonwealth's Alternate Hiring Process: In support of the
Commonwealth's commitment to inclusion, we are encouraging
individuals with disabilities to apply through the Commonwealth
Alternative Hiring Process. To be considered for this opportunity,
applicants will need to provide their Certificate of Disability (
COD ) provided by a Certified Rehabilitation Counselor within the
Department for Aging & Rehabilitative Services ( DARS ). Veterans
are encouraged to answer Veteran status questions and submit their
disability documentation, if applicable, to DARS to get their
Certificate of Disability. If you need to get a Certificate of
Disability, use this link:
https://www.vadars.org/drs/cpid/PWContact.aspx , or call DARS at
Eastern State Hospital is a tobacco-free facility.
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