Maintenance Worker, Valley View Village

  • Cassia
  • Des Moines, IA
  • Nov 20, 2020
Full time Other

Job Description

Join our fun loving team! Here at Valley View Village, we have a work hard, play hard mentality. We believe it is important to have a strong work ethic, but it is also very important to have fun at work! You'll often hear laughter fill our halls. We value our employees and take pride in recognizing their hard work. Staff enjoy a work/life balance, food discounts, and connecting with our amazing residents. Our building is conveniently located in a park-like setting on Des Moines’ East side, near shopping centers, hospitals, medical providers and I-235. We would love for you to join our team today!

Our 79-bed campus is currently seeking a handy and reliable Full-Time Maintenance Worker to help maintain our beautiful facility. In this role, you will provide scheduled and unscheduled services and repairs of equipment, carpentry work, painting, and other general maintenance. You will also work as a groundskeeper as needed. Our ideal candidate has excellent interpersonal, customer service, and organizational skills.  

This is a Full-Time, benefit eligible position. 

Benefits:

  • Paid Time Off (PTO)
  • Healthcare, Dental benefits for Full-Time employees
  • Supplemental Benefits (vision, life, disability, and more) for Full-Time employees
  • Flex Spending Accounts for Full-Time employees
  • On-site Parking
  • Retirement with employer match
  • Competitive wages with credit for experience!
  • Work with an amazing team with decades of experience!

Maintenance Worker responsibilities:

  • Perform routine maintenance repairs and projects as needed.
  • Implement and schedule a preventive maintenance program.
  • Respond to maintenance requests by residents and staff.
  • Follow-through on projects with little supervision.
  • Perform manual tasks and carry out all given job related instructions.
  • Keep detailed reports of ongoing and completed projects.
  • Complete lawn care and snow removal as needed.
  • Perform other duties as requested.

Maintenance Worker skills/ requirements:

  • 3+ years’ of maintenance experience required.
  • Prior experience in plumbing, electrical work, HVAC and/or floor care preferred.
  • Prior experience in a healthcare setting preferred, but not required.
  • Must be available to work on-call as needed.
  • Able to make repairs inside and outside of building, basic carpentry, basic plumbing, replace light bulbs, filters, etc.
  • Able to use basic maintenance tools such as hammer, pliers, screwdriver, drill, etc.
  • Must have strong communication and organizational skills.

About Us:

We take pride in providing compassionate care to our residents by focusing on our 8 pillars of excellence (Compassion, Integrity, Excellence, Innovation, Stewardship, Unity, Respect, and Collaboration).

Cassia, an affiliation between Augustana Care and Elim Care, is a Christian mission organization with over 200 years of combined experience caring for those in need. We strive to inspire residents to live the lives that are most fulfilling to them. We take pride in the longevity of our management team and invite you to apply to learn more!

Cassia is an equal employment opportunity/affirmative action employer Minority/Female/Disability/Veteran