Maintenance Assistant

Spectrum Health Companies Virginia , MN 55792

Posted 1 week ago

Do you take pride in the ability to fix things? Are you looking for stable and year-round employment?

Position is full time primarily daytime hours, with weekend or afterhours as necessary in an emergency situations. Position will require traveling between Northern communities

POSITION SUMMARY: This position will be responsible for preventative and cosmetic maintenance tasks to ensure the building and grounds are safe, sanitary and professional at all times.

Responsibilities include but are not limited to:

  • Painting

  • General repairs

  • Garbage removal

  • Adjustments to building systems

  • Equipment and fixture repairs

  • Operational efficiency and cost effectiveness

  • Personal safety within the 90-unit building and grounds of the facility

  • Seasonal preventative maintenance

  • Landscaping upkeep


  • Two-year technical degree or equivalent in building maintenance or related field is preferred.

  • Position requires the ability to accurately follow through on work activities and take initiative to keep the grounds and building safe and clean

  • Experience in the senior housing industry is preferred

  • Ability to maintain excellent interpersonal and cooperative relationships with management, staff, residents and residents' family

  • Candidates will be subject to a criminal and motor vehicle background study

  • Candidates must be hardworking and dedicated to provide an exceptional customer service experience

  • Proven work history available to verify mechanical skill level is required


  • Ability to sit, stand, speak, and walk for long periods of time

  • Ability to bend and stoop using good body mechanics

  • Frequent lifting, carrying, pushing and pulling up to 50 lbs.

  • Occasional lifting, carrying, pushing and pulling that exceeds 150 lbs.

  • Some exposure to infectious waste, toxic chemicals, needles/body fluids, mechanical hazards and driving

The successful candidate must have a passion for excellent customer service, enjoys cleaning and takes pride in keeping .

Spectrum is an EOE/Drug Free/AA employer

ABOUT US: Spectrum Health Companies is a MN-based statewide community health care provider of Assisted Living, Memory Care, Homecare and Independent Living services. We are proudly Medicare certified, and Deficiency Free for 3 MDH surveys in a row! We value a positive team-work environment, provide opportunity for career advancement, and strongly encourage a work-life balance.

BENEFITS OVERVIEW: Based on qualifications - Medical/Dental/Vision insurance, company paid basic life and AD&D insurance, Supplemental and Voluntary insurance options, 401K with employer match, Paid Time Off/Holidays, free (PAID) training, scholarship opportunities, tuition, discounts, cell phone discounts, and Flexible Health Spending Account/Dependent Care Account/Health Savings Account options.

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