Housekeeper/ Maintenance Tech. in Middletown, CT at Benchmark Senior Living

Date Posted: 10/28/2019

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Job Description

The Village at South Farms 

Is looking for Housekeeper/ Maintenance Tech. to join our team!!


Please stop by and complete our application

Think senior living sounds boring? Think again. At Benchmark, we impact lives through human connection. We are thought leaders creating quality experiences and inspiring personal growth for all who engage with us. We just happen to imagine, build and manage beautiful, private-pay communities geared toward older adults. Are you Called to Care about your work, other people and making a difference? Do you believe that people and teams are Better Together than going it alone? Are you always striving to Be the Benchmark by which all others are measured? Then our core values match. Connect with us!


  • Perform both minor and major repairs (light electrical, painting, carpentry, etc.) within The Commons in Lincoln's independent living community
  • Assist the sales team by preparing apartments and homes for new resident move-ins
  • Ensure that the building and grounds are orderly and in good repair
  • Performs regular and preventative maintenance programs that promote a sense of well-being and aesthetic appeal for residents and staff
  • Maintains a clean laundry room in an orderly manner and stores chemicals in accordance with product or supervisor instruction
  • Follows standards and practices for the use of specific chemicals and is familiar with emergency procedures if chemicals are misused
  • Understands the practices surrounding proper handling of bio hazardous waste
  • Thoroughly cleans all assigned resident apartments as scheduled by supervisor
  • Cleans bathrooms completely: swabs toilet bowl, cleanses sinks and bathtubs, wipes counter-tops, cleans mirrors, and sterilizes floors
  • Vacuums all exposed areas completely, including edges

Public Relations / Marketing

• Represents the community with a positive attitude and pride when interacting with potential residents and families
• Develops and practices the “30-second commercial" and uses it to greet visitors
• Understands the practices surrounding proper handling of bio hazardous waste

Job Requirements


  • Demonstrate proper use of tools, equipment and chemicals
  • Interest and ability to learn new skills and techniques as needed
  • Physical ability to stand and work with your hands and be on your knees for long periods of time
  • Good communication skills

Equipment Requirements

• Washer/dryer (commercial or residential).
• Wet/dry vacuum.
• Housekeeping and laundry carts.
• Chemical cleaning supplies.
• Iron
• Scrubbers
• Window squeegee
• Gloves
• Buckets on wheels
• Trigger pray bottles
• Dust pans, brooms and mops.
• Sprayers
• Scrub brush; scouring pads.
• Demonstrates appropriate physical stamina to assist or lift residents when needed and in emergencies


We believe in offering our employees competitive pay. To learn more about our pay and benefits, please apply today!