Maintenance / Floor Tech
at Volunteers of America

Date Posted: 7/28/2020

Job Description

Maintenance / Floor Tech

The Preserve, Fort Myers, FL

Full time (30 hrs per week)

 

The Preserve, a new senior care community located in Fort Myers has an immediate opening for a Maintenance & Floor Tech, Full time position!

POSITION SUMMARY

 

Assists the Engineering Supervisor in maintaining all grounds, buildings, apartment homes, and equipment.

 

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 Engineering Supervisor, 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 and safe manner.
  • Assists in the execution of preventative maintenance program.
  • Communicates with the Supervisor for needed technical advice, product information, and research and quality assurance guidance.
  • Advises the Supervisor of the overall condition of the equipment and furnishings of the community.
  • Assists with Fire Safety and Disaster Preparedness Evacuation procedures which includes the mandatory recall of A/B Team Members in a true emergency; ex., Hurricane, Flood, etc.
  • Interacts with residents and staff in a courteous and friendly manner.
  • Other duties as assigned by Supervisor.
  • Performs security duties as needed.

Job Requirements

QUALIFICATIONS

 

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.
  • Must 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 principles.

 

 

 

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:

 

  • Language Ability:
    • 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 correspondence. 
  • Cognitive Demands:
    • 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.
  • Computer Skills:
    • Basic computer skills required.
    • Ability to evolve and understand new technology as it is applied.
  • Competencies:
    • Must demonstrate an interest in working with a senior population.
    • Interacts with guests, residents and staff in a courteous and friendly manner.
    • Responds promptly to resident needs with following protocols.
  • Supports organization's goals and values.
  • Balances team and individual responsibilities.
  • Ability to take direction from supervisor and work unsupervised.

EOE /M/F/Vets/Disabled

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