Building Maintenance / Handyman

  • 100 Belle Aire Ave, Bourbonnais, IL 60914, USA
  • Full-time
  • Department: Environmental Services
  • Job Title: Maintenance Director
  • Status of Employment: Full Time
  • Shift Type: Days
  • Name of Location/Facility: Kankakee Terrace
  • Represented position?: This is a Non-Union position.

Company Description

About the facility:

Under new leadership:  Transitional Care Management (TCM) now manages this Specialized Mental Health Rehabilitation Facility (SMHRF) as of 9/1/2019.  The goal of the facility is to prepare individuals to return to a more independent setting or return home with their families. While we have many team members that have been with the center for several years, we are expanding.  

  • During the interview, you may hear:  ‘You can expect to be busy, and time will fly by on your shift, but you will go home knowing you made a difference in someone’s life.’

Kankakee Terrace has 146 beds and we provided rehabilitative treatment to individuals seeking to recover from their illness.  The Administrator often says, “Our focus is recovery and rehabilitation”. 

Location:  With many restaurants located around the corner, we are just 2 minutes west from I-57.

  • *Join us and love what you do again.

Job Description

Position overview
This position helps make sure our patients are in a safe and comfortable environment during their medical stay at our center.  You will maintain all aspects of the property including building, grounds and equipment needs.  This may entail fixing/maintaining kitchen & office equipment, addressing general plumbing and minor electrical repairs or assessing the needs of the ventilation system.  This is an in-house building or facilities maintenance position and we attempt to address all necessary repairs internally rather than calling an external vendor.

Experience in this line of work is only the beginning. The right candidate will also be passionate about ensuring the highest level of care for our patients every day.

ESSENTIAL JOB DUTIES

  • Ensuring that all maintenance activities in a facility are appropriately carried out
  • Keeping a record of all maintenance and service activities conducted
  • Complying with all safety norms and regulations set by IDPH and the industry
  • You should have experience with minor Electrical, Plumbing and HVAC repair and servicing needs.
  • You should be familiar with (and able to repair) equipment, such as:  PTAC units, Fire Alarms (systems), Nurse call light systems (specifically "Vigil") and Phones systems
  • You should be comfortable working near/around medical patients.

Qualifications

  • Minimum two years’ experience in a maintenance position in a medical setting, preferably a skilled nursing facility is preferred
  • Ideally looking for someone seeking entry level management opportunity
  • Experienced with IDPH survey requirements preferred
  • You should have experience with minor Electrical, Plumbing and HVAC repair and servicing needs.
  • You should be familiar with (and able to repair) equipment, such as:  PTAC units, Fire Alarms (systems), Nurse call light systems and Phones systems
  • Strong computer skills is must; we are a paperless environment
  • Must have excellent communication skills, written & verbal, to be able to interact with our employees and residents in the facility

PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS
This is a physically demanding position that will involve frequently lifting and carrying objects of 50+ pounds.  

Additional Information

Similar titles:  Facilities Director, Maintenance Director, Building Supervisor, Facilities Operations Manager, Maintenance Tech, Maintenance Technician

Note: This job description is not intended to be an exhaustive list of all duties, responsibilities or qualifications associated with the job.

  • *Join us and love what you do again.

 

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