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Building Maintenance / Handyman - Sign On Bonus!

Company: The Terrace
Location: Waukegan
Posted on: January 9, 2022

Job Description:

Company DescriptionMaintenance Director / Maintenance Tech / HandymanSalary: Up to $19.50/hour + benefits depending on experienceSign On Bonus: $1,000 sign on bonus payable $250 per quarter!Schedule: DaysShift: Monday-Friday with Manager on Duty (MOD) weekend rotations and emergency after hour callsOur center:The Terrace is a 4 star SNF that has 115 beds & multiple levels of care, including a growing short-term rehab unit.Location: We are located in a residential area, dotted with businesses and close to the Glen Flora Country Club and parks. 7 miles east of Great America (Hwy 94) and easy access to Highways 131 & 137.Job DescriptionMaintenance Director: officially we title this job a Maintenance Director, but in other centers it may be called a Handyman, Building Maintenance Assistant or Facilities / Property Maintenance Technician.Position overviewThis 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 DUTIESEnsuring that all maintenance activities in a facility are appropriately carried outKeeping a record of all maintenance and service activities conductedComplying with all safety norms and regulations set by IDPH and the industryYou 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 systemsYou 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 ratingEmployee recognition & referral programsAnnual merit increase opportunitiesWe 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."-- -QualificationsWhat we need from you:Minimum two years' experience in a maintenance position in a medical setting, preferably a skilled nursing facility is preferredIdeally looking for someone seeking entry level management opportunityExperienced with IDPH survey requirements preferredYou 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 systemsStrong computer skills is must; we are a paperless environmentMust have excellent communication skills, written & verbal, to be able to interact with our employees and residents in the facilityMust have reliable transportation and valid drivers licensePHYSICAL REQUIREMENTSThis is a physically demanding position that will involve frequently lifting and carrying objects of 50+ pounds.Additional InformationWhat we're doing to keep you safe: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 softwareTemperature screenings and routine health checksAnd 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!indtnThis center is managed by TRANSITIONAL CARE MANAGEMENT. We currently provide comprehensive management services to 12 inpatient healthcare centers throughout the Chicagoland area. These settings include Long-term Care Skilled Nursing (SNFs), Short-term Care Rehabilitation (100% post acute rehab centers), Intermediate Care (ICFs), and Behavioral Health Service (SMHRFs) centers.Each center is unique; offering you a variety of long-term career opportunities.

Keywords: The Terrace, Waukegan , Building Maintenance / Handyman - Sign On Bonus!, Professions , Waukegan, Illinois

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