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Maintenance Technician in Newton, MA at Benchmark Senior Living

Date Posted: 3/20/2019

Job Snapshot

Job Description

The Falls at Cordingly Dam, Newton Lower Falls has an opportunity for a Full Time, Maintenance Technician for a schedule of 10:30am-6:30pm, Tues-Sat.

Want to make your mark? Join Benchmark, a new type of senior living company. 

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 –and to what truly matters!

The ideal candidate will be able to clean, paint and perform repairs (both minor and major). S/he implements regular and preventive maintenance programs that promote a sense of well-being and aesthetic appeal for residents and staff, and communicates with the Maintenance Director on the condition of buildings and equipment.

PRINCIPLE DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES

• Understands the practices surrounding proper handling of bio hazardous waste
• 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
• Demonstrates excellent mechanical skills
• Works effectively within the work-order system
• Performs general maintenance work (light electrical, painting, carpentry, etc.)*Some cleaning/housekeeping duties will also be assigned

 

Job Requirements

EDUCATION/EXPERIENCE/LICENSURE- CERTIFICATICATION

• Familiar with emergency procedures if chemicals are misused
• Demonstrates the interest and ability to learn new skills and techniques as needed
• Demonstrates proper usage of chemicals and equipment

SKILLS AND ABILITIES

• Possess good communication skills.
• Diagnostic abilities and skills in completing details
• Possesses the mechanical skills necessary for accomplishing repairs on systems and buildings

PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS

• Physically able to move at least 50 lbs. without assistance.
• Physically able to bend, reach and work in small areas.
• Physically able to push and pull, equipment and furnishings.
• Physically able to stand and to work on hands and knees for long periods of time.

BENEFITS

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