Director of Facilities Operations (Maintenance / Management) in Danvers, MA at Benchmark Senior Living

Date Posted: 2/12/2018

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Veronica Drive in Danvers is seeking an experienced and skilled Director of Facilities Operations to join our growing team of professionals at Benchmark Senior Living. The Director of Facilities Operations is primarily focused on maintaining responsibility for all maintenance, housekeeping and security functions within our Continuing Care Retirement Community. In this role responsibility will include overall operations of this facility as well as dealing with administrative tasks. If you are looking to grow in your career with a great company that stresses a strong work-life balance, this is the ideal opportunity for you!

As the Director of Facilities Operations, you will be responsible for utilizing your maintenance skills to oversee the buildings electrical, carpentry, HVAC and general maintenance needs. In addition, the Director of Facilities Operations will have a strong emphasis on interacting with the staff and residents and overseeing staff, payroll, operational expenses and supply and capital expenditures.

Other responsibilities for the Director of Facilities Operations will include:

• Communication and coordination of people and tasks to accomplish repairs and alterations to buildings and equipment systems
• Providing technical support, product information, research and quality assurance guidance
• Establishing and monitoring a preventative maintenance program that will promote a sense of well-being and esthetic appeal for residents and staff
• Maintaining OSHA, familiarity DPH and DOH regulations and fire code compliance
• Other maintenance functions as required


Job Requirements

The Director of Facilities Operations that we hire must be an experienced maintenance professional with a strong skill set. Candidates must have previous maintenance and housekeeping management experience in a long term care or assisted living facility. In addition, the Director of Facilities Operations must have a strong working knowledge of applicable building systems, including mechanical/electrical/plumbing with a strong emphasis on HVAC.

Other requirements for the Director of Facilities Operations include:

• Possesses an understanding of all applicable PA life safety regulations
• 3-5 years of experience
• Previous experience in Continuing Care Retirement Community management role is desired
• Possesses good communication skills
• Previous supervisory experience required
• Demonstrated ability to run a successful maintenance, security and housekeeping department
• Possesses the mechanical skills necessary for identifying repairs on systems and buildings
• Possesses diagnostic abilities and skills in completing details
Understands the practices surrounding proper handling of bio hazardous waste


At Benchmark Senior Living, we recognize how hard our employees work in order to provide our resident seniors with the best care possible. Therefore, we are proud to provide our Mental Health Operations Manager with great compensation and excellent benefits!

Benefits available to the Mental Health Operations Manager include:

• Medical, Dental and Vision Insurance
• Life Insurance
• Accidental Death and Dismemberment Insurance
• Long-term Disability Insurance
• 401(k) Retirement Planning
• Working Advantage
• Culture Compensation
• Tuition Reimbursement
• Adoption Assistance
• Discounts on MetLife Auto and Home Insurance through payroll deduction
• Paid Membership fees for SitterCity