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Maintenance Technician

Maintenance Technician

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Maintenance, Housekeeping, Laundry
7-3:30pm, 80hr/pp

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Ecumen of Litchfield seeks a Maintenance Technician to join its team. Ecumen of Litchfield consists of 117 independent living and assisted living rental apartment homes, 14 additional residences for seniors requiring memory care, and an adult day services program. Ecumen creates home for older adults wherever they choose to live. Our employees are dedicated to empowering our customers to lead richer and fuller lives and have consistently recognized Ecumen as a “Best Place to Work,” an award by the Minneapolis-St. Paul Business Journal.


This position is responsible for basic maintenance tasks in addition to janitorial duties. Job may also include lawn mowing and snow removal and minor vehicle maintenance.


Essential job responsibilities include:


  1. Diagnoses, repairs, and services building mechanical needs including minor plumbing (faucets, etc.), electrical (replace lamps, etc.), and mechanical (furnace, air conditioning, etc.).

  2. Responsible for janitorial duties such as carpet extraction, specialty cleaning tasks, and hard floor care. These are skills greater than routine housekeeping tasks.

  3. Performs minor carpentry and drywall/painting tasks.

  4. Operates building equipment including air handling equipment (including filter/belt replacement) and emergency power generators (including minor engine maintenance).

  5. Responsible for reporting and recording equipment data in preventive maintenance software.

  6. Basic grounds maintenance including cutting grass and snow removal.

  7. Minor vehicle maintenance including oil change.



Maintenance Technician

Minimum Required Qualifications:

  • High school diploma or equivalent
  • Some previous janitorial/maintenance experience
  • Licensure/Certification: May be required to obtain a boiler operator license as mandated by state/city
  • 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: Globally Harmonized System (GHS), 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:

  • Some post-secondary education in related field
  • Previous experience working with seniors as well as 1-2 years janitorial/maintenance experience


Equal Opportunity Employer

Ecumen is an equal opportunity employer.  All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, familial status, disability or veteran status.


We participate in E-Verify and pre-employment drug testing.