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Maintenance Director

we are looking for a dedicated and experienced Maintenance Director to join our team at Sylvan Shores!

Purpose of this Position:

Support and enhance patient and employee (“associate”) safety by overseeing and operating a successful and compliant maintenance program.

Desired Results:

  1. Provide safe, functional systems and facilities
  2. Reduce capital repairs
  3. Reduce unscheduled shutdowns and repairs
  4. Extend equipment life, thereby extending facility life

Key Responsibilities:

  1. Developing, organizing, implementing, evaluating and directing the Maintenance function.
  2. Assist in the development and implementation of departmental policies and procedures
  3. Have an indepth understanding of departmental policies and procedures as well as applicable federal, state and local regulations pertaining to maintenance and safety
  4. Ensure adherence to departmental policies and procedures and applicable federal, state and local regulations.
  5. Inspect the community daily to ensure that the grounds, facility and equipment are properly maintained
  6. Ensure that all hazards are properly identified, abated and documented in writing
  7. Inspect, maintain and test fire alarm/emergency systems and maintain appropriate documentation of test results
  8. Establish an effective preventative maintenance program
  9. Establish a priority system on unscheduled maintenance items
  10. Inspect and maintain community heating and cooling units/systems
  11. Assist in the development of the department budget
  12. Maintain an adequate levels of required supplies and equipment within budgeted levels
  13. Make recommendations to the Administrator concerning the operation of the department
  14. Serve on committees as requested or required

Company-Wide Responsibilities :

  1. Live and support the Company’s mission and Core Values
  2. Represent the Company professionally at all times
  3. Ensure adherence to Resident’s Rights and HIPAA confidentiality at all times

Traits, Skills & Competencies Required:

  • Education
  • Must possess a high school diploma or GED.
  • Experience
  • Minimum of three (3) years experience in a supervisory capacity in a maintenance-related position.
  • Traits/Skills/Other Requirements
  • Knowledgeable in HVAC, compressor, generators, as wellas various mechanical, electrical and plumbing systems
    • Ability to read and interpret blueprints
    • Knowledge of bulding codes and Federal, State and local regulations pertaining to the skilled nursing facilities/maintenance/safety
    • Knowledgable in the use of computer systems (Word, Excel, etc.)
    • Must have excellent command of English language.
    • Must be in good standing with the Federal and State Government.

Exposure Risk

MODERATE TO HIGH-The Maintenance Director is at moderate/high level of risk for exposure to blood and body fluids.

Working Conditions/Physical Requirements:

The physical demands and work environment described herein is a representative of those that generally must be met by an employee (“associate”) to successfully perform the essential functions of this job.

  • This position primarily involves standing, walking, twisting, reaching, bending/stooping, pushing and pulling (typical weight of 5 lbs. and maximum weight of 30 lbs., approximately), and lifting (minimum weight of 5 lbs. and maximum weight of 100 lbs., approximately)
  • The position requires repetitive finger movements as well as hearing and talking on the phone and in person.
  • Must be able to continuously deal effectively with stress created by residents, multiple tasks, noises, interruptions, and work cooperatively as part of the health care team while maintaining a pleasant attitude. Must be able to move frequently throughout the workday.
  • Must function independently, have flexibility, personal integrity and the ability to work effectively with patients, personnel and support agencies.
  • Must be able to assist in the evacuation of patients.yaretsi castro
  • Required to be on-call for for emergency situations.
  • Required to work in adverse weather conditions.
  • May be required to work in cramped spaces.
Job Type: Full Time
Job Location: Sylvan Shores

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