Director of Maintenance *Great Benefits

Autumn Lake Healthcare at Glade Valley
Walkersville, MD
Dec 03, 2021
Dec 05, 2021
Full Time
Join the team at Autumn Lake Healthcare at Glade Valley, as a member of our proud and caring staff. We care for our staff while providing high quality care for our residents and patients. As a member of Glade Valley you will enjoy being part of a valued team where personal advancement and the development of skills are respected and appreciated. By joining the Glade Valley team you don't become an employee, you become "Family".Autumn Lake Healthcare Offers Many Exciting BenefitsNew and Competitive WagesComprehensive Benefits PackageProfessional Advancement Opportunities The primary purpose of your job position is to plan, organize, develop, and direct the overall operation of the Maintenance Department in accordance with current federal, state and local standards, guidelines, and regulations governing our facility, and as may be directed by the Administrator, to assure that our facility is maintained in a safe and comfortable manner. As the Director of Maintenance, you are delegated the administrative authority, responsibility, and accountability necessary for carrying out your assigned duties along with other members of the maintenance department. This is a working hands-on management position.Education Must possess, as a minimum, a high school diploma.Experience Must have, as a minimum, five (5) years' experience in a supervisory capacity, in a maintenance/plant related position.Must be knowledgeable of boilers, compressors, generator, etc., as well as various mechanical, electrical, and plumbing systems.Must have the ability to read and interpret blueprints.Must be knowledgeable in building codes and safety regulations.Specific Requirements Must be licensed in accordance with current applicable standards, codes, labor laws, etc.Must be able to read, write, speak, and understand the English language.Must possess the ability to make independent decisions when circumstances warrant such action.Must possess the ability to deal tactfully with personnel, residents, family members, visitor, government agencies/personnel, and the general public.Must be knowledgeable of maintenance practices and procedures, as well as the laws, regulations and guidelines governing maintenance functions in the long-term facility.Must possess leadership ability and willingness to work harmoniously with and supervise other personnel.Must have the ability to plan, organize, develop, implement, and interpret the programs, goals, objectives, policies, procedures, etc., of the Maintenance Department.Must maintain the care and use of supplies, equipment, etc., and maintain the appearance of maintenance areas; must perform regular inspections of resident rooms/units for order, safety, and proper performance of equipment.Must have patience, tact, a cheerful disposition, and enthusiasm, as well as be willing to handle residents based on whatever maturity level they are currently functioning.Must possess the ability to seek out new methods and principles and be willing to incorporate them into existing maintenance practices.Must possess the ability to plan and carry out programs in repair, new construction, and equipment installation.Must be able to relate information concerning a resident's condition.Must not pose a direct threat to the health or safety of other individuals in the workplace.Physical and Sensory Requirements (With or Without the Aid of Mechanical Devices)Must be able to move intermittently throughout the workday.Must be able to speak and write the English language in an understandable manner.Must be able to cope with the mental and emotional stress of the position.Must possess sight/hearing senses or use prosthetics that will enable these senses to function adequately so that the requirements of this position can be fully met.Must function independently and have flexibility, personal integrity, and the ability to work effectively with the residents, personnel, and support agencies.Must meet the general health requirements.Must be able to relate to and work with ill, disabled, elderly, emotionally upset, and, at times, hostile people within the facility.Must be able to push, pull, move, and/or lift.May be necessary to assist in the evacuation of residents during emergency situations. As an Autumn Lake Healthcare employee, you will enjoy working in an environment that promotes professional growth and development, offers competitive wages, PTO, and insurance plans.Job Type: Full-timeBenefits:401(k)Dental insuranceEmployee assistance programFlexible spending accountHealth insurancePaid time offReferral programVision insuranceSchedule:8 hour shiftMonday to FridayOn callWeekend availabilityExperience:Director of Maintenance: 5 years (Preferred)Work Location: One location

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