Senior Living Communities Maintenance Technician in Greenville, South Carolina

Job Descriptions:

Cascades-Verdae, Greenville's premier Retirement Community is now accepting applications for a Maintenance Technician.

This position performs general maintenance and repair to ensure apartments and cottages as well as other community facilities are in good working order. Responsibilities include diagnosing, troubleshooting and repairing per assigned work orders. Including but not limited to: electrical appliances, outlets, and light fixtures; plumbing, carpentry, and locks.

We offer 21 days of PTO your first year + PTO Payout Program - request up to 50% of earned/unused PTO for payout every pay period. Benefits include: Medical, Dental, Vision, Short Term Disability, Life Insurance, Education Reimbursement and 401k with match.

Required Experience:

A. Education

  • High school graduation or GED required.

  • Advanced technical training in at least four of the following areas: mechanics, electrical, plumbing, sprinkler systems, landscaping, or HVAC required..

B. Direct Previous Experience

  • Mechanical or maintenance experience required.

  • Two years experience in a similar maintenance position desired.

C. Skills:

  • Ability to work with minimal supervision.

  • Must conduct all business with a professional manner and with a high level of confidentiality.

  • Ability to use hand tools, automatic / electrical machinery, carts, and dollies.

  • Ability to exhibit efficient computer skills.

  • Thorough knowledge of MSDS (Material Safety Data Sheets) and OSHA compliance.

  • Ability to use blue prints, drawings, drafts, and schematics in trouble shooting electrical, HVAC, plumbing, structural, and equipment problems within the campus.

  • Basic knowledge of swimming pools and swimming pool maintenance.

  • Must have a valid driver’s license and satisfactory driving record as specified by the Company and by the Company’s automobile insurance carrier.

D. Abilities:

  • Work outdoors and indoors during the work day (fluorescent lights, HVAC system, carpeted flooring, normal office noise levels).

  • Climb up to two flights of stairs.

  • Ability to climb extension ladder up to and above roof height.

  • Lift objects of 25 pounds or less over the head.

  • Move objects of 100 pounds or more.

  • Ability to swim at least 25 yards.

  • Ability to work under time-sensitive or stressful situations.

  • Respond to medical emergencies on a rare occasion.

  • Assist with resident evacuations, if ever required.

Keyword: maintenance, facilities, electrical, HVAC

From: Senior Living Communities