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.

    Required to be on-call.

     

    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.
    • Assist with move-ins and move outs.
    • Assist with set-up and cleaning for special events.
    • Prepares resident rooms/apartments for new residents.
    • Required to be on-call.

     

    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.