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Maintenance Assistant (Full Time)

Burlington Health and Rehabilitation Center - Genesis HealthCare | Burlington, VT

Burlington Health and Rehabilitation Center - Genesis HealthCare
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POSITION SUMMARY: The Maintenance Helper provides a variety of standard and unskilled tasks in the maintenance and repair of center grounds and facilities.

1. Works closely with and follows directions from the maintenance director/supervisor;
2. Maintains building and grounds in a clean, safe and orderly condition;
3. Maintains and repairs basic functions of the center as determined by the maintenance director/supervisor;
4. Takes care of the tools and equipment;
5. Makes minor repairs on handrails, windows, flooring, walls, ceilings, beds, wheelchairs, geri-chairs, electrical equipment, sprinkling systems, generators, emergency lighting, fire alarms and extinguishers, changes filters on HVAC equipment, carries, lifts and stocks supplies;
6. Remains on call, when assigned, for 24 hours a day;
7. Assumes supervisor's responsibilities in his/her absence;
8. Puts Customer Service First: Ensures that customers and families receive the highest quality of service in a caring and compassionate atmosphere which recognizes the individuals' needs and rights;
9. Performs other duties as requested.

Job Description Addendum for Positions that Involve Transporting Patients, Residents, Members and/or Employees


In addition to the requirements that are reflected in the employee's primary job description, the following document details additional expectations which relate to the safe transportation of patients, residents, members, and/or employees to and from the Service Location during approved activities to pre-determined destinations.


1. Operates the service location's vehicles in a safe manner when transporting patients, residents, members, and/or employees;

2. Assists patients, residents, members and/or employees when boarding and disembarking the vehicles;

3. Ascertains safe arrival to the destination;

4. Maintains route and mileage logs in accordance with Company policy;

5. Monitors routine vehicle safety conditions including fuel and vital fluid levels in accordance with Company policy;

6. Reports any vehicle problems or maintenance needs to the Administrator immediately;

7. Makes certain that all vehicle passengers follow safety procedures, including fastening seat belts, prior to moving the van;

8. Interacts in a positive manner with patients, residents, members and families as a representative of the service location;

9. Performs other duties as requested.


1. Current driver's license in good standing.

2. Commercial driver's license (if required).

3. This position requires that the employee is able to read, write, speak and understand the spoken English language to ensure the safety and wellbeing of our patients and visitors at the work site when responding to their medical and physical needs.

4. Must provide verification of TST (tuberculin skin test) as required by state law and in accordance with Company policy. TSTs will be administered at the work site if required.



SPECIFIC EDUCATIONAL/VOCATIONAL REQUIREMENTS: 1. High school degree or equivalent and basic knowledge of wiring, plumbing and carpentry. 2. Must be able to read, write and understand the English language

Position Type: Full Time
Req ID: 305894
Center Name: Burlington Health and Rehabilitation Center
Job Code: 5000479520306
Posted On: 2019-05-05 10:01:02
Closing Date: Open Until Filled
Telecommute: No
Categories: Facilities
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