Perform residence maintenance services, and keep the residence and grounds in good repair. Maintain a clean and safe environment for residents, prepare vacant rooms/apartments for new residents, and respond promptly to all repair needs.
Building and Grounds Maintenance
Ensure that residence and grounds are in good repair and provide a safe and attractive environment for residents.
Carry out a preventative maintenance program.
Inspect the residence and grounds regularly, identifying any areas in need of repair.
Check daily for any requests for repairs.
Respond promptly to all requests for repairs or maintenance concerns from residents, family members and staff.
Assist with setup and cleanup for special events.
Prepare resident rooms/apartments for new residents.
Assist with grounds maintenance.
Assist with other duties as assigned.
Maintenance of Systems
Assist with testing the fire protection systems as required by code.
Assist with testing resident security systems on a regularly scheduled basis.
Maintain the HVAC system, ensuring a comfortable temperature in the residence.
Ensure an effective lighting system in the residence.
Ensure that plumbing system is in compliance with code and working properly at all times.
Maintenance Ordering and Inventory
Maintain and organize supply areas.
Maintain neat and organized storage areas.
Regulatory Compliance and Sanitation
Comply with all codes, OSHA, MSDS, and residence policies and procedures.
Ensure that all maintenance items are kept in a safe area to prevent injuries to residents, employees, or visitors.
Ensure proper removal and disposal of trash.
Physical Job Requirements
To fulfill job requirements, employee must be able to perform key physical task for extended periods of time. Proper body mechanics and safety measures as prescribed by the residence must be used.
In a typical eight- hour day, employee will:
Stand/walk up to eight hours a day
Sit up to two hours a day
Frequently support up to 70 pounds
Frequently lift/carry up to 50 pounds
Frequently kneel, bend, and reach
Minimum of one year general maintenance experience
Possess an understanding of HVAC, plumbing, electrical and mechanical systems
Desire to work with older adults