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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.
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.
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
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.
Detail oriented and follow-through
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
Communicates clearly and effectively
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
High School Diploma or GED (preferred)
One year of maintenance experience (preferred)
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
Reports to: Director of Maintenance
- Pay Type Hourly
- Employment Indicator Regular