Job Description

PURPOSE:

The primary purpose of The Director of Maintenance 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.

REQUIREMENTS:

?   Must have, as a minimum, three (3) years experience in a supervisory capacity, in a maintenance/plant related position.

 ?  Must be knowledgeable of boilers, compressors, generators, 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.

   Extensive experience in physical plant management

   Experience in skilled nursing or sub-acute setting preferred

   Certification in HVAC, Plumbing is preferred but not required

   Knowledge of Life Safety Code Requirements for skilled health care facility is preferred

   Experience in creating and maintaining extensive preventative maintenance program

    Embrace the standards, values, and beliefs of the organization

    Excellent communication skills

    Excellent organizational skills

    Must exhibit sound judgment making skills, patience and compassion

    Be capable of maintaining effective working relationships with residents, family members, staff members and

    stakeholders

    Possess a desire to create a maintenance program that will focus on the comfort and safety of our customers

 

RESPONSIBILITIES:

    Responsible for the establishment and maintenance of a comprehensive Preventative Maintenance    Program

    Responsible for all work/repair requests throughout the facility

    Establish and maintain inventory of all major equipment

    Responsible for scheduling and conducting fire drills and emergency preparedness drills for all facility personnel

    Monitor to confirm that services performed by outside vendors are properly completed/supervised in accordance with contracts/work orders