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Maintenance Assistant

Maintenance Assistant

ID 
2017-10115
Posted Date 
9/6/2017
Category 
Maintenance, Housekeeping, Laundry
Days/Hours 
..
Type 
Part-Time
Location  
US-MN-Owatonna

More information about this job

Overview

Ecumen Brooks is seeking a Maintenance Assistant to join its team.  Ecumen Brooks consists of 50 assisted living rental apartment homes and is located in Owatonna, Minnesota. Ecumen creates home for older adults wherever they choose to live. Our employees are dedicated to empowering our customers to lead richer, fuller lives and have consistently recognized Ecumen as a “Best Place to Work,” an award by the Minneapolis-St. Paul Business Journal.

 

Responsibilities

The Maintenance Assistant is responsible for performing a variety of maintenance duties in the building and grounds. Provides preventative maintenance, maintenance tasks from work orders as well as what is observed or reported. This position maintains a safe environment for residents, family, staff and visitors.  Essential responsibilities include:

 

  1. Performs regular preventative maintenance and repairs as required throughout property.

  2. Assists Environmental Leadership Team to ensure facility is in compliance with all appropriate regulations including local, state and federal laws.

  3. Responds appropriately to fire/disasters; understands procedures for shutting off equipment and securing building as necessary to reduce hazards.

  4. Assists residents and staff with moving of furniture and other heavy items throughout the facility.

  5. Partners effectively with others in a demanding and changing environment, supports all employees within the community as directed by the leadership team.

  6. Maintains a clean sanitary work area, complies with state and federal rules and regulations, and follows established policies, procedures and practices of the facility.

  7. Other duties as assigned.

 

Qualifications

Minimum Required Qualifications:

  • Previous maintenance work experience or equivalent training
  • Current valid driver’s license and proof of vehicle insurance (if applicable)
  • Ability to communicate effectively in both verbal and written formats
  • Ability to follow all safety rules, regulations, policies and procedures of the facility including but not limited to: Vulnerable Adult and Abuse Policy, HIPAA, Resident’s Bill of Rights, Universal Precaution, AWAIR, OSHA, Right to know, SDS, ADA, HUD Policy and Procedures, Fair Housing laws and regulations

 

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Any Technical skills training

 

All Ecumen employees must possess the ability to communicate effectively, including written and verbal skills; work well, both individually and as part of a team, through respect, collaboration and dedication; and successfully interact with a diverse culture base. The successful candidate must be able to prioritize and organize work effectively and efficiently, and demonstrate a positive attitude, high integrity and ethical awareness.

Drug Free Workplace.

Equal Opportunity Employer

Ecumen is an equal opportunity employer. Ecumen considers candidates regardless of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or veteran status.