Maintenance - Maintenance Technician/Driver
Maintenance Technician Job in Frederick, MD
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The Maintenance Assistant is responsible for assisting the Building Engineer in meeting the safety, maintenance, and general upkeep of the physical plant. These activities will fulfill the Sage Senior Living Mission and demonstrate the We Care Values.
The Sage Way - We Care Values
Work as a Team - Willingly cooperates, assists others and works collaboratively.
Exceptional Service Always - Consistently provides excellent service to all residents and colleagues. Demonstrates the "culture of yes" in words and actions.
Commitment to the Sage Community - Understands Sage Senior Living's mission and lives the "We Care" core values. Does whatever it takes to get the job done.
Anticipate Residents' Needs - Ensures that Residents' needs are met by proactively responding to care and service requests.
Respect for Residents, their Families and Each Other - Ensures all interactions with Residents, Family Members and Colleagues are in a caring and non-judgmental manner. Demonstrates fairness, empathy, and compassion in actions and communications with others.
Exercise Common Sense - Makes decisions based on Sage Senior Living Core Values, within one's scope of job responsibility and what is best for residents.
2. Assist in the maintenance and operations of the community's HVAC, refrigeration, plumbing, electrical, safety, and communication systems.
3. Complete requests for maintenance and repair in support of residents and employees.
4. Ensure that vacant apartments are expeditiously readied for new residents to include carpet cleaning, painting, and general maintenance.
5. Conduct grounds work to include waste disposal, landscaping, snow removal and pest control.
6. Assist other departments in setting up for resident events and activities.
7. Keep current with all state and facility required annual training.
8. Perform other duties as assigned.
High school or GED equivalent.
2 years' experience in a maintenance position supporting a physical plant.
Demonstrated ability to perform general maintenance tasks.
Able to speak, read, and understand English at a 12th grade level or higher.
Licensures and Certifications:
Current First Aid and CPR certifications preferred.
Valid Maryland driver's license
WORKING CONDITIONS & PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS:
Ability to lift/push/pull/carry minimum of 50lbs without assistance.
Ability to lift/push/pull/carry minimum of 75lbs with assistance.
Able to bend, kneel, squat, stand, and stoop as needed.
Able to safely and properly operate a motor vehicle.
Able to walk up/down 4 flights of stairs.
Hand and Power tools.
May be required to stay overnight during extreme weather conditions.
We are a proud equal opportunity employer and value diversity. All employment decisions are made on the basis of qualifications, merit and business need. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, marital status, age, national origin, ancestry, physical or mental disability, sex, sexual orientation, veteran status, or any other status protected under federal, state, or local law.