Building Maintenance | Port Washington, NY, United States
ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES
The following duties are normal for this position. This list
is not to be construed as exclusive or all inclusive. Other duties
may be required and assigned.
- Under the direction of the Director, performs routine
maintenance duties to complete all service requests for repair and
maintenance of all grounds, buildings, apartment homes, and
equipment in a timely and cost-efficient manner.
- Assists in
the execution of preventative maintenance program.
- Communicates with Director for needed technical advice, product
information, research and quality assurance guidance.
- Advises Director of the overall condition of the equipment and
furnishings of the community.
- Assists with Fire Safety and
Disaster Preparedness Evacuation procedures.
- Interacts with
residents and staff in a courteous and friendly manner.
- Other duties as assigned by Supervisor.
To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able
to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements
listed below are representative of the knowledge, skills, and
abilities required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable
individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
Educational Requirements and Experience
High School Diploma or Equivalent.
have basic technical knowledge and mechanical ability to perform
routine maintenance and repair on mechanical and electrical
equipment and possess a basic knowledge of construction
Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:
- Language Ability:
- Cognitive Demands:
- Computer Skills:
demonstrate an interest in working with a senior
- Supports organization's goals and
- Balances team and individual
- Ability to communicate effectively speaking the
primary language of the residents.
- Ability to read and
interpret documents such as safety rules, operating and
maintenance instructions, and procedure manuals.
- Ability to write routine reports and
- Ability to apply common sense understanding to
carry out instructions furnished in written, oral, or diagram
form. Ability to deal with problems involving several
concrete variables in standardized situations.
- Basic computer skills required.
- Interacts with guests, residents and staff in a
courteous and friendly manner.
- Works both indoors and outdoors.
exposure to high heat and cold temperatures.
exposure to heights over six feet, working in confined areas,
working with skin irritants, chemicals and radiation.
- Possible exposure to unpleasant odors.
exposure to chemicals as identified in the MSDS Manual.
- Continuous exposure to residents who are ill, confused,
irritable and irrational.
The physical demands described below are representative of
those that must be met by an individual to successfully perform the
essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be
made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the
While performing the duties of this Job, the Team Member
is regularly required to walk; use hands to finger, handle, or
feel; reach with hands and arms and talk or hear. The Team
Member is frequently required to stand; climb or balance;
stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl. The Team Member is
occasionally required to sit. The Team Member must regularly
lift and /or move up to 25 pounds, frequently lift and/or move
up to 50 pounds and occasionally lift and/or move up to 100
pounds. Specific vision abilities required by this job
include close vision, distance vision, color vision,
peripheral vision and depth perception.
Responds promptly to resident needs.