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Penn State Health Group Leader Maintenance Technician Fleet/Grounds-Facilities in Hershey, Pennsylvania

Penn State Health Milton S. Hershey Medical Center

Location: US:PA:Hershey

Work Type: Full Time

FTE: 1.0

Shift: Day

Hours: Day


Position is responsible to safely perform predictive, preventative and in-depth maintenance repairs and inspections on a wide variety of fleet, grounds/landscape equipment and any auxiliary equipment or attachments. Position is responsible to prioritize, assign work and provide oversight to Mechanic B Maintenance.


High School Diploma or GED required

5-7 years of landscape/fleet/equipment mechanical maintenance and repair experience required. Experience must include diagnostics, troubleshooting, electrical, machining, fabricating, welding, specialized testing equipment, hydraulics and rebuilding/replacing small engines.

Valid PA drivers license required

Prior experience in equipment operating for a broad range of landscape/fleet/grounds equipment and attachments required

Must be able to read, comprehend and follow verbal and written instructions; use of formulas, charts, tables, drawings, specifications, schedules, wiring diagrams, and mathematics equivalent to 1 to 3 years of applied trades training.

Strong computer skills; preferably have experience with computerized maintenance management systems.

Must pass a written test and perform numerous hands on testing to demonstrate abilities. This might include but not limited to: equipment operation, large truck operation, trailer maneuvering, welding, diagnostics ability, etc.

Prior experience in a lead technician role.

Valid PA Inspection license required.


Strong customer service and communication skills. Initiative to keep current with latest technology, best practices.

Ability to coordinate and prioritize projects/repairs.

Ability to work independently.


CDL preferred.

Prior experience with computerized maintenance management systems preferred.

ASE Certified preferred.

If chosen for this position, you may be required to pass a Post Offer Employment Physical Exam in accordance with the measurements listed in the Work Task Analysis (WTA) report. This job description is a general outline of duties performed and is not to be misconstrued as encompassing all duties performed within the position. All individuals (including current employees) selected for a position will undergo a background check appropriate for the position's responsibilities.

Penn State Health is an equal opportunity, affirmative action employer, and is committed to providing employment opportunities to all qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, disability or protected veteran status. If you are unable to use our online application process due to an impairment or disability, please call 717-531-8440 between the hours of 8:30 AM and 4:30 PM, Eastern Standard Time, Monday – Friday, email or download our Accommodation Instructions for Job Applicants PDF for more detailed steps for assistance.

Union: Teamsters