Job Description

Sierra, 1432 Depew St, Lakewood, Colorado, United States of America Req #126
Wednesday, September 16, 2020

At Vivage, we’rerecognized as a national leader driving high quality service innovation forseniors and value for our investors. "Vivage" means "celebratingaging" inspiring our focus to create innovative and customer-driven modelsfilled with personalized and meaningful living experiences.

We are a senior healthcare, solution driven company which provides right care.. right place..righttime. Our Mission, Vision and Pillars of Commitment have come from ourcollective personal awareness and professional dedication to the importance ofeach person we serve, each employee we work with, and each business partner wehave. At Vivage we bridge today’s healthcare opportunities with innovativestrategies and solutions.

THE ADVANTAGE OF WORKING WITH US

Engaging Culture - Competitive Pay - GrowthOpportunities - Great Benefits - Family Environment - Payactiv

Maintenance Associate

The Maintenance Assistant will provide the necessary maintenance of the building, equipment, and conduct maintenance and repairs as requested by staff and residents. The person holding this position is delegated the responsibility for carrying out the assigned duties and responsibilities in accordance with current existing federal and state regulations and established company policies and procedures. In this role you will report to the Director of Maintenance. 

KEY RESPONSIBILITIES:

Maintenance Duties:         

  • Replace float units in community toilets and washers and unclog drains and remove sink traps for cleaning

  • Replace and clean air filters in air-conditioning and heating units, washers, dryers, extractors, water systems, vents, and exhaust fans in bathrooms and over stoves

  • Repair windows, screens, shades, blinds, and curtain and drapery rods

  • Repair doors, hinges, handles, and locks

  • Repair lawn mowers, stoves, ovens, washers, dryers, floor machines, ice machines, etc.

  • Replace light bulbs, fuses, ballasts, circuit breakers, extension cords, electric plugs, bed-call cords, pull chains, emergency-call system cords, electrical outlets, etc.

  • Repair beds, wheelchairs, walkers, canes, crutches, hand rails, railings, grab bars, towel bars, soap dishes, and water/bath sprays

  • Paint walls, ceilings, doors, window and door frames, tables, chairs, shelves, racks, and parking space stripes

  • Build and construct shelves, racks, tables, benches, foot stools, and bulletin boards

  • Repair maintain, and paint closets, rods, shelves, bedside tables, drawers, and closet doors

  • Replace smoke detectors, sprinkler heads, and mixing valves

  • Repair and replace gutters, downspouts, and drains

  • Repair minor roof leaks

  • Maintain all tools in good working order

  • Replace ceiling and floor tile

  • Maintain and repair lawn furniture and outside decor such as fountains, lights, etc.


Support Duties:               

  • Maintain a well-organized, clean, neat workshop and tool room

  • Consider safety first and never extend beyond knowledge and experience

  • Clean up after every job and test the equipment to be assured it is in proper working order

  • Conduct and supervise required fire drills

  • Work cooperatively with all departments, staff and residents

  • All other duties as assigned


Reporting Duties:              

  • Use job orders, purchase orders, and work orders

  • Report accidents/incidents to Maintenance Director

  • Complete routine maintenance inspections throughout the building

  • Maintain current knowledge of all emergency call, Wi-Fi, systems, etc. 


TALENT:

Executing

Detail oriented and follow-through


Relationship Building

Demonstrates friendliness and enthusiasm

Have a caring attitude and sincere interest in others

Work well with people including staff, residents, families

Enjoy working with older people


Influencing

Communicates clearly and effectively


Strategic Thinking

Curiosity and desire to learn

Creativity and imagination


SKILLS AND KNOWLEDGE:

  • Ability to use tools and equipment to repair and construct

  • Knowledge and ability to work on plumbing systems, electrical systems, alarm systems, appliances, household and commercial stoves, refrigerators, washers, dryers, air-conditioning and heating units

  • Ability to read and understand specifications, plans, corrections, and state and federal standards and safety requirements

EDUCATION:

  • High School Diploma or GED (preferred)     

EXPERIENCE             

  • One year of maintenance experience (preferred)


PHYSICAL DEMANDS:

  • Frequent sitting per shift

  • Frequent standing per shift

  • Frequent walking per shift

  • Lifting and carrying 1-10# continuously, 11-35# frequently, 36-50# occasionally 

  • Reaching, Grasping, and Fine manipulation continuously 

  • Bending frequently, squatting occasionally

  • Kneeling, Crawling, Climbing occasionally 


WORK AREA ENVIRONMENT:

  • Residents suites and throughout community


OTHER:

  • Classification non-exempt 

  • Reports to: Director of Maintenance

  • Department: Maintenance

 
We are an Equal Opportunity Employer, Gender/Minority/Veterans/Disabled.

Other details

  • Pay Type Hourly
  • Employment Indicator Regular
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