Plant Operator (West Harrison, NY)

Job Posting Number: 21973

Craft/Skilled Trade
West Harrison, NY
May 17, 2018
Company Overview:

At Memorial Sloan Kettering (MSK), we’re not only changing the way we treat cancer, but also the way the world thinks about it. By working together and pushing forward with innovation and discovery, we’re driving excellence and improving outcomes.

For the 28th year, MSK has been named a top hospital for cancer by U.S. News & World Report. We are proud to be on Becker’s Healthcare list as one of the 150 Great Places to Work in Healthcare in 2018, as well as one of Glassdoor’s Employees’ Choice Best Place to Work for 2018. We’re treating cancer, one patient at a time. Join us and make a difference every day.

Job Details:

We are seeking a Plant Operator who will be responsible for operating, maintaining and repairing MSKCC Outpatient Facilities building and physical plant machinery/equipment in accordance with required engineering practice.

You will:

  • Inspect and test all building and plant machinery, equipment and systems to ensure the safe and efficient operation.
  • Operate, repair, replace, maintain, and install all parts of physical plant machinery and equipment.
  • Responds to customer questions or requests demonstrating courteous and professional customer service.
  • Maintains a clean, orderly and secure work environment. Ensures proper care and use of tools, equipment, supplies and materials.
  • Ensure secure and safe conditions for employees and visitors and provides services to protect MSKCC buildings, assets, and premises.
  • Take necessary precautions to comply with institutional, departmental, or regulatory agency safety requirements and infection control standards.

You Are:

  • Customer Focused
  • Action Oriented
  • Able to manage complexity
  • Collaborative
  • Adaptable

You will need:

  • High School Diploma/GED required.
  • Computer literacy requiring proficiency in Microsoft Office and Outlook.
  • Sufficient knowledge to handle assignments of routine and non-routine difficulty with minimal or no supervision.


  • Night shifts 10pm-6am.


MSK is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer committed to diversity and inclusion in all aspects of recruiting and employment. All qualified individuals are encouraged to apply and will receive consideration without regard to race, color, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, age, religion, creed, disability, veteran status or any other factor which cannot lawfully be used as a basis for an employment decision.

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