Maintenance Assistant / Helper

Carehaven - Belmont, WV2.4

30+ days agoFull-time
JOB SUMMARY:
The primary purpose of this job is to perform the day to day duties of the Maintenance Department in accordance with the current federal, state, and local standards, guidelines, and regulations governing the facility. Also, as directed by the Administrator and/or Department Manager, to assure that the facility’s physical plant equipment is maintained in good working order and grounds are kept clean and safe at all times.

PRIMARY RESPONSIBILITIES:
Perform day-to-day maintenance duties as assigned
Repair and paint resident rooms, common areas as directed by supervisor
Assist with minor repairs of facility plumbing, heating, and mechanical systems
Performs floor care tasks such as buffing, scrubbing, rinsing, and waxing
Changes light bulbs, washes exterior windows, sweeps walks and parking lots
Operate lawn and snow removal equipment; keep exterior areas and grounds attractive and in safe condition (remove limbs from trees, remove refuse and other hazards, etc.)
Be able to operate light power equipment such as lawn tractor, push mower, weed-eater, floor buffer, and miscellaneous power tools
Required to perform tasks outside in possibly adverse weather conditions, such as mowing grass during hot weather, shoveling and plowing snow during cold weather
Assure that work/maintenance schedules are followed as closely as possible
Report all accidents/incidents to your supervisor no matter how minor they may be
Coordinate daily maintenance services with nursing services when performing routine assignments in resident living areas
Follow established safety precautions when performing tasks and when using equipment and supplies
Report all hazardous conditions or equipment to your supervisor

JOB REQUIREMENTS:
High School Diploma or equivalent
Ability to read, write and follow instructions
Experience in performing minor maintenance
RESIDENTS’ RIGHTS

Maintains the confidentiality of resident’s information
Honor resident’s personal and property rights
Understands all rights afforded to residents and acts accordingly