Avalon Health Care is seeking a dependable, organized and dedicated Maintenance Assistant!
The Maintenance Assistant will assist the Maintenance Supervisor in ensuring the building(s), equipment and utilities are maintained in good working order and facility grounds are properly maintained in accordance with facility policies.
Make rounds, assess, and make minor repairs. Assist Maintenance Supervisor with large repairs.
Conduct preventative maintenance as assigned to include but not be limited to facility logs such as water temperature, call lights, generator and fire alarms.
May assist in training of new associates. May be responsible for Maintenance Department in the absence of the supervisor.
Ensure work schedules are followed and coordinate services with other departments. Advise supervisor of supply and/or repair needs.
Comply with Company policies involving all safety and infection control procedures to include the proper use of mechanical lifts, gait belts and personal protective back supports.
Related experience at a level necessary to accomplish the job.
Must have the ability to read, write and follow oral and written directions at a level necessary to accomplish the job.
Must be able to relate positively and favorably to residents and families and to work cooperatively with other associates.
Must maintain regular attendance.
Must meet all local health regulations, and pass post-employment physical exam if required. This requirement also includes drug screening, criminal background investigation and reference inquiry.
Other Functions and Responsibilities
Attend and participate in educational activities, in-service training, and staff meetings; assist in orientation and training other staff.
Participate in Quality Improvement activities as assigned.
Other duties as assigned or needed.
1 to 2 years of building maintenance, plumbing, drywall, painting, or some electrical experience required.
Avalon/Bristol - 11 months ago