Location(s)

This position is currently available in the following communities:

    Requirements

    > Minimum of one year general maintenance experience
    > Possess an understanding of HVAC, plumbing, electrical and mechanical systems
    > Familiarity with NC safety requirements, including fire, security, sanitation and building codes as well as Adult Care Home rules concerning environmental factors.
    > Must demonstrate ability to apply critical, sound thinking and decision-making to a variety of situations.
    > Must be comfortable working with the elderly and with persons living with dementia.
    > Demonstrated leadership abilities and the ability to work independently, efficiently and reliably.
    > Current and valid Driver’s License. Must have and maintain a good driving record (DMV verified)
    > Must be able to work flexible hours including evenings, weekends, special events and holidays

    Job Type

    Full Time

    Job Purpose

    Coordinate residence maintenance services; keep the residence and grounds in good repair. Inventory and order maintenance supplies, maintain clean and safe environment for residents, prepare vacant rooms/apartments for new resident, and respond promptly to all repair needs.

    Primary Responsibilities

           Building & Grounds Maintenance

    • Ensures that residence and grounds are in good repair and provides a safe and attractive environment for residents.
    • Carries out a preventive maintenance program
    • Inspects the residence and grounds regularly, identifies any areas in need of repair
    • Checks daily for any requests for repairs
    • Responds promptly to all requests for repairs or maintenance concerns from residents, family members, and staff
    • Assists with move-ins and move outs
    • Assists with set-up and cleaning for special events
    • Prepares resident rooms/apartments for new residents
    • Maintains grounds: coordinate lawn services, snow removal services, and other outdoor grounds service as needed.

           Maintenance Order & Inventory

    • Orders maintenance supplies from approved vendors on a regular basis, and maintains up-to-date inventory of supplies
    • Orders repairs from residence-approved vendors as needed
    • Maintains and organizes supply areas
    • Regularly prepares and updates an emergency list with vendors/contractor names, addresses and emergency telephone numbers for employees
    • Works with Executive Director to develop and maintain a maintenance budget

           Regulatory & Compliance

    • Ensures compliance with all codes, OSHA, MSDS, and residence policies and procedures
    • Ensures that all maintenance items are kept in a safe area to prevent injuries to residents, employees, or visitors
    • Ensures proper removal and disposal of trash

           Training

    • Participates in the training of employees on responding to emergency situations
    • Educates team members on the basic procedures for turning on and off utility system valves