Director of Maintenance
Company: Elderwood at Williamsville
Posted on: October 10, 2021
This job is located in Williamsville.
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awaits with Elderwood! Overview:
Elderwood at Williamsville is
seeking a full time Director of Maintenance.
The Director of Maintenance is
responsible for the overall maintenance operation and life safety
compliance of their assigned facility and grounds. This individual
is responsible for performing repairs and maintenance on various
equipment and structural items, inventorying supplies, ordering and
requisitioning supplies/equipment and performing regular
maintenance checks. The Maintenance Director follows established
safety rules, policies and procedures of the maintenance
department, maintains required records, and consistently provides
superior service to residents and staff.
The ideal candidate for this
leadership role demonstrates strong interpersonal skills,
promotes teamwork and can problem-solve for
This position is primarily days;
may require flexibility on some occasions.
directs, and supervises maintenance program for assigned facilities
to include but not limited to:
heating, cooling, plumbing, water, gas, electrical, mechanical,
oxygen, and communication
systems; performs carpentry, painting, plastering, refinishing,
flooring and similar work;
manages care of grounds;
maintenance of institutional equipment and vehicles;
operation of power plant.
Schedules maintenance or repair, replacement and new installations
of equipment and power plant machinery.
Performs duties involving maintenance of grounds, parking lots,
driveways (including snow removal, except if performed under
Plans and maintains records of TELS preventative maintenance
Maintains records of all maintenance work performed and costs
involved using the TELS system.
Orients, instructs trains, and supervises other maintenance
personnel; assigns duties and evaluates work
Ensures that residents' rights are observed and that dignity, and
privacy of residents are respected.
Requisitions supplies and equipment for use in department
activities and keeps an inventory record of these items; runs
reports as needed/requested.
Coordinates work of maintenance department with other department
functions so as not to interrupt resident care or normal
Meets with Administration staff periodically to discuss maintenance
needs concerning structure, equipment and grounds; and
maintenance problems on an ongoing basis.
Supervises the work performed by outside service
Attends and leads in-service programs.
Maintains knowledge of and observes sanitation and infection
control precautions; remains alert to safety hazards to self
Maintains department costs within the parameters of the
Reviews and updates the department policies and procedures manual
Submits various monthly reports to Administrator.
Participates in quality assurance programs as
Participates as a co-chairperson in the facility Safety
Conducts disaster drills upon request.
May be required to drive company vehicle.
Arrives to work on time, regularly, and work as scheduled;
responsible for own transportation.
Observes and practices confidentiality of resident information and
privacy when performing job duties.
Recognizes and follows the dress code of the facility including
wearing name tag at all times.
- High school diploma or
- Minimum three (3) years of
experience in related areas of: physical plant, electrical,
plumbing, carpentry, and/or HVAC systems maintenance
- Demonstrated supervisory
experience to include hiring, training, discharging, overseeing,
scheduling departmental staff
- Extensive knowledge of Life Safety
Codes and NFPA required, experience with USTs preferred
- Familiarity with using computer
programs to place orders, manage inventory, etc.
- Valid, current driver license in
- Knowledge of OSHA regulations
Elderwood expects all current and new
employees to be vaccinated against COVID-19. If hired, you will be
required to provide proof of vaccination. Employees may
request a medical or religious exemption from vaccination.
EOE Statement: WE ARE AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER. Applicants and
employees are considered for positions and are evaluated without
regard to mental or physical disability, race, color, religion,
gender, national origin, age, genetic information, military or
veteran status, sexual orientation, marital status or any other
protected Federal, State/Province or Local status unrelated to the
performance of the work involved.
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