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Edwards Lifesciences Sr Tech Facilities in Cartago, Costa Rica

Performs repairs and maintenance in plant or office facilities.

Key Responsibilities:

• Perform more complex repairs and preventative maintenance , including two or more of the following: carpentry, plumbing, painting, lighting repair, in plant or office facilities with functional knowledge of all specialties, utilizing PM system

• Conduct routine, periodic, or special inspections to determine repair and maintenance work necessary for continued operation of facilities and grounds, including HVAC systems, electrical systems, and general plumbing

• Perform a wider range of routine, which may include on-call and weekend work orders including employee moves, office set ups and changes, setup and tear down of furniture and fixtures, meetings, events, and conferences with high customer satisfaction while adhering to company standards

• Inspect and report issues noticed in interior and exterior spaces, including landscape

• Monitor inventory level and reorder to replenish supplies

• Perform daily logging and inspection of facilities systems including production facility environmental support systems to ensure operations within specifications

• Obtain quotes and initiate purchase requests for maintenance and renovation work

• Perform predictive maintenance inspection of critical facilities systems to detect abnormalities for predictive maintenance action to prevent premature system failures

• Other duties assigned by Management

Education and Experience:

H.S. Diploma or equivalent 3 years years experience of previous related experience with working knowledge in two or more of the related fields including plumbing, lighting, carpentry, and painting Required

in certification in a related trade school program Preferred

Additional Skills:

• Good communication skills

• Able to read, comprehend, speak, and write English

• Good computer skills, including MS Office and Internet Explorer

• Ability to use hand and power tools

• Ability to read and understand blueprints, sketches, layouts, wiring diagrams, drawings and specifications

• Ability to identify problems and relevant issues in straightforward and more complex situations

• Knowledge of and adherence to Edwards Environmental Health and Safety and Quality guidelines as they relate to general and controlled spaces

• Strict attention to detail

• Must be able to work in a team environment, including inter-departmental teams

• Ability to provide feedback in a professional, direct, and tactful manner

• Ability to represent the organization to outside contacts, e.g., contractors, vendors, suppliers

• Adhere to all EHS rules and requirements and take adequate control measures in preventing injuries to themselves and others as well as to the protection of environment and prevention of pollution under their span of influence/control

Edwards Lifesciences is the global leader in patient-focused medical innovations for structural heart disease, as well as critical care and surgical monitoring. Driven by a passion to help patients, the company collaborates with the world's leading clinicians and researchers to address unmet healthcare needs, working to improve patient outcomes and enhance lives. Headquartered in Irvine, California, Edwards Lifesciences has extensive operations in North America, Europe, Japan, Latin America and Asia and currently employs over 15,000 individuals worldwide.

For us, helping patients is not a slogan - it's our life's work. From developing devices that replace or repair a diseased heart valve to creating new technologies that monitor vital signs in the critical care setting, we focus on helping patients regain and improve the quality of their life.