Job Description

Eastern Plumas Health Care is a small, non-profit, critical access hospital district, providing comprehensive medical services to Plumas County since 1971. We operate a 9 bed acute care hospital at our main Portola campus, which includes a 24 hour, physician staffed, emergency room and ambulance service. In addition, four primary care medical clinics and a dental clinic offer residents a full spectrum of health care services in the Graeagle, Loyalton, and Portola communities. There are also hospital-based Skilled Nursing Facilities in Portola and Loyalton.  

EPHC currently has 2 temporary Engineering Assistant positions open. 

Responsibilities

  • Assist Engineering and Plant Operations in construction projects
  • Erect and break up scaffolding, ramps etc. with attention to safety
  • Unload and carry materials at work sites
  • Use equipment including power tools for remodeling projects
  • Clean out site from debris and discarded material
  • Place traffic signals where appropriate

Requirements

  • Proven experience as construction worker or have the necessary mechanical skills for remodeling projects
  • Experience in operating equipment like generators and power tools.
  • Knowledge of mixing and pouring construction material (concrete, sand, grout etc.)
  • Knowledge of basic engineering and construction principles and methods
  • Able to work in a team
  • Able to read instructions and blueprints when needed
  • Very good knowledge of English (spoken and written)
  • Excellent balance and eye-hand coordination
  • High school diploma or equivalent
  • Ability to be able to lift 50lbs.