National Dentex Facilities Coordinator in Hawthorne, California
Join West Coast Dental Lab - a leading healthcare organization specializing in the dental industry. We offer a full spectrum of specialized products, services, and technologies to address any dental restoration need. Our team is growing, and we are seeking to fill a number of key positions within our organization including this opportunity in Hawthorne, CA for a Full-time Facilities Coordinator.
The regular hours for this position is 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. , Monday through Friday. These hours will be subject to change from time to time.
Salary is negotiable and will be determined by skills, knowledge, abilities, and experience.
Primary Responsibilities and Essential Functions of the Position:
General facility maintenance
Service and repair laboratory equipment along with documentation
Perform minor electrical and plumbing repairs to physical lab
Build shelves, carts, and perform minor carpentry projects
Clean and fill sand-blasting machines
Service and maintain air compressors
Replace and repair fluorescent light bulbs and fixtures
Perform outside maintenance duties as time permits
Maintain tools, janitorial and maintenance equipment in an organized manner
Order and stock repair parts
Perform routine maintenance on all machinery such as milling machines.
Train in Lock out Tag Out and oversee LOTO program
Active lab safety committee member
Perform daily janitorial duties of the laboratory
Service and maintain autoclave as well as submit testing strips for testing monthly.
Conduct regular safety observations
Oversee workplace repair, installations and any other work that could harm employees' safety
Advise and lead employees on various safety-related topics
Enforce preventative measures
Maintain documentation on company’s safety procedure
Provide recommendations for improving safety in the workplace
Educate employees on safety standards and expectations
All other duties as assigned
Skills and Abilities Required:
Must be able to read, write, speak and understand English
Working knowledge of equipment, materials and supplies used in building maintenance.
Knowledge in the proper and safe techniques of building maintenance.
Ability to work independently and to complete daily activities according to work schedule.
Minimum Education and Experience Required:
Required: High school diploma or GED equivalent
3+ years as a Facilities or Office Services Coordinator, preferably with Safety Lead responsibilities
Demonstrated ability to work and communicate professionally, verbally, and in written form with internal and external customers
2+ years of experience with Word and Excel
Hazardous Materials or Equipment Used:
- All equipment and chemicals utilized in the laboratory for production or maintenance
Ability to walk and stand for long periods, repeated bending and kneeling.
Must be able to work from ladders or aerial work platforms.
Work involves walking, talking, hearing, using hands to handle, feel or operate objects, tools or controls, and reaching with hands and arms.
Vision abilities required by this job include close vision and the ability to adjust focus. The team member may be required to push, pull, lift, and/or carry up to 80 pounds
Enthusiastic: Shows intense and eager enjoyment and interest
Dedicated: Devoted to a task or purpose with loyalty or integrity
Team Player: Works well as a member of a group
Work-Life Balance: Inspired to perform well by having ample time to pursue work and interests outside of work
Self-Starter: Inspired to perform without outside help
- High School or Equivalent or better
2 years: Microsoft Word and Excel
3 years: Facilities or Office Services Coordinator, preferably with Safety Lead responsibilities