Maintenance Assistant

Prestige Care, Inc Portland, OR

Job Summary:

Maintenance Assistant provides maintenance duties to the building, apartments, equipment, and grounds.

Essential Functions:

* Provides assistance in delivering preventive maintenance for the building, equipment, and grounds.

* Performs repairs under the supervision of the maintenance director and within area of expertise including, mechanical, electrical, plumbing, carpentry, and painting and in accordance to accepted codes.

* Conducts and records routine fire evacuations drills and inspects fire and emergency equipment.

* Assists in the inspection of the physical plant, furnishings and equipment on a regular basis identifying needed repairs or improvements and advises the maintenance director or executive director of recommended solutions timely.

* Monitors and records building and water temperatures and adjusts to meet regulations and safety codes.

* Ensures strict adherence to community fire safety and hazardous chemical procedures, promptly address all unsafe conditions or equipment problems.

* Greets residents, visitors, and staff courteously, respecting individual dignity, rights and confidentiality standards.

* Performs floor care on an ongoing basis, including carpeting in resident apartments and common areas of the community.

* Removes trash gathered by housekeepers and caregivers on a daily basis.

* Ensures that outdoor walking areas and parking lot are clean and in good repair and free of debris.

* Maintains grounds in a professional, well groomed manner by performing grounds maintenance on a regular basis or working with a landscape company to maintain grounds in an appropriate manner.

* Assists in lifting and transporting heavy objects, including receiving shipments and furniture.

* Assists residents in hanging pictures, arranging furniture, or moving, as necessary.

* Assists and escorts inspectors on tours of the community.

* Keeps records on all supply and labor costs.

* Keeps a record of all community tools and equipment and keeping needed maintenance supplies stocked.

* Coordinates maintenance services with other departments and residents.

* Perform other related duties as assigned.

Qualifications:

* Vocational or Trade School degree in general maintenance or three years of experience in carpentry, electrical or painting work.

* Experience with budgets helpful.

* Valid driver license and access to a private vehicle for business use.

EOE/M/F/VETS/DISABLED

We are looking for a part time Maintenance Assistant, working up to 32 hours a week.

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