Maintenance Director

Less than 5 years experience  •  Misc. Healthcare

Salary depends on experience
Posted on 11/15/17
Less than 5 years experience
Misc. Healthcare
Salary depends on experience
Posted on 11/15/17

Location Information

Somerford Place of Fresno is a beautiful community in Fresno, CA, with more than 50 units offering Alzheimer's care.

Key Responsibilities

At this time, we are seeking a Maintenance Director to join our team!

Responsibilities include but are not limited to:

  • Performs general maintenance work on a daily basis, including replacing light bulbs, repairing electrical, plumbing, HVAC, and appliances.
  • Prepares resident apartments for new occupants by painting, cleaning carpets and general maintenance.
  • Maintains the grounds by mowing, sweeping and trimming trees and shrubs or securing/managing contractor for those duties.
  • Takes out trash and conducts daily inspections of the building exterior and ground equipment.
  • Keeps accurate maintenance records of work done, inventory and purchasing. Manages expenses through knowledge of budget. May purchase maintenance supplies, tools and appliances with Executive Director approval.
  • Recommends replacement of major items (such as carpet, appliances, etc.) as well as long and short term maintenance needs.
  • Maintains, plans and implements preventative maintenance program and prepares the Preventative Maintenance Report for Executive Director's review.
  • Obtains bids for Project Authorization Requests (PAR items).
  • Transports residents to and from appointments in the absence of the Recreation Manager or Van Driver, using the community vehicle.

Qualifications

  • Requires two years of related maintenance experience and some formal training in one or all of the following areas: carpentry, plumbing, painting, HVAC, refurbishing and cleaning.
  • Ability to perform general maintenance repair needs at assigned buildings, problem solve, plan, organize, communicate and cooperate with others.
  • Demonstrated effective supervisory/leadership experience.
  • Ability to drive and operate a van or larger vehicle.
  • Knowledgeable in building codes and safety regulations.
  • Possess the ability to make independent decisions, to follow instructions, and to accept constructive criticism.
  • Ability to minimize waste of supplies, misuse of equipment, etc.
  • Ability to seek out new methods and participate and be willing to incorporate them into existing maintenance practices
  • Ability to effectively follow written and oral instructions
  • As Manager On Duty, must be able to make sound strategic and operational decisions that directly impact the business of the community.
  • To (2) years of related maintenance experience
  • Formal training in carpentry, plumbing, painting, HVAC, refurbishing and cleaning
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
  • Organization & priority management skills.
  • Knowledgeable in building codes and safety regulations.
  • Strong problem solving ability
  • Ability to minimize waste of supplies, misuse of equipment, ect.
  • Willingness to seek out new methods and to incorporate them into existing maintenance practices
  • Demonstrated effective supervisory/leadership experience

Shift/Hours

Full Time

About Us

Five Star Senior Living, a national healthcare and senior living provider headquartered in Newton, Massachusetts, proudly offers the highest quality service and care with the warmth and hospitality of home. Founded in 2000, Five Star has two major operating divisions: Five Star Senior Living and Five Star Rehabilitation Services. The Five Star Senior Living division includes more than 260 senior living communities across the United States and is one of the country's largest providers of quality retirement living in the nation offering Independent Living, Assisted Living, Alzheimer's/Memory Care, Healthcare Centers with Skilled Nursing & Rehabilitation and Continuing Care Retirement Communities. Five Star Rehabilitation Services include outpatient rehabilitation, day programs, and respite/short stay options.

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