Building Maintenance Director / Handyman - Healthcare facility

  • 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

Facilities Maintenance / Handyman

  • Start Date:  ASAP
  • Salary:  $39,500/year  + benefits
  • Schedule:  Days
  • Shift:  Monday - Friday with Manager on Duty (MOD) weekend rotations and emergency after hour calls as needed

Our leadership: 

Transitional Care Management has 12 different locations throughout Chicagoland.

  • Multiple centers give you the opportunity for advancement.  In fact, 16 of our current DONs & ADONs were promoted from within.
  • The culture that surrounds us is one of great patient care, and has the feeling of true support by those who work beside you. 
  • You have direct access to our executive team via our “iCare Line”, so you can openly express concerns or compliments.

Our center:

Kankakee Terrace is a Specialized Mental Health Rehabilitation Facility (SMHRF) that has 146 beds and provides rehabilitative treatment to individuals seeking to recover from their illness.  The Administrator often says, “Our focus is recovery and rehabilitation”.

Location:  The center is 2 miles from I-57 and just down the street from Snowbarger Athletic Park (& the former Bears Training Camp).  It’s an easy commute.

Job Description

Building Maintenance / Handyman: officially we title this job a Maintenance Director or Building Maintenance Assistant, but in other centers it may be called a Handyman or Facilities or Property Maintenance Technician.

What you'll do:

  • Performing maintenance and light repairs
  • Light Plumbing
  • Perform fire drills
  • Identify and report the need for major repairs
  • 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 comfortable working near/around medical patients.

What’s in it for you: 

  • High quality standards; in fact, many of our centers have a 5-star quality rating
  • Employee recognition & referral programs
  • Annual merit increase opportunities
  • We focus on building relationships with our residents and families.  In time, you may feel like they are your family too.
  • Our Activities/Events department goes beyond bingo.  We focus on the individual patient and as a result they are more engaged with you.

What our employees may say to you (excerpts from our employee survey):

  • “I feel like I make a difference here.”
  • “People here are willing to give a little extra to get the job done right.”
  • “When I look at what we accomplished, I feel a sense of pride.”


Building Maintenance / Handyman

What we need from you:

  • Minimum of two years of experience as a maintenance tech or handyman
  • Experience with using tools and electrical equipment
  • Well-organized and apt in problem-solving
  • Experience working in a healthcare setting 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.
  • Basic math skills
  • 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
    This is a physically demanding position that will involve frequently lifting and carrying objects of 50+ pounds.  


Additional Information

What we’re doing to keep you safe:

  • PPE:  No PPE Shortages here!  We have PPE (including N95 & Surgical masks) for our team members.  Join us and we’ll keep you protected!
  • Virtual interviews, utilizing ‘video chat’ apps and software
  • Temperature screenings and routine health checks
  • And more …

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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