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Maintenance / Environmental Assistant
Location: 2370 - GSS Davenport
700 Waverly Rd
Davenport, Iowa, 52804-4300
Employment Type: Full-Time
Hourly: 12.00 - 12.50
Performs preventive maintenance on facility and equipment. Completes repairs as needed/requested.
Keeps various work and storage rooms, garage/ shed, tools and supplies organized and clean. Keeps building and grounds free of garbage and debris. Paints, patches or repairs all interior surfaces.
Assures all floor surfaces are clean and appropriately finished. Paints and maintains all exterior building surfaces and window frames. Maintains lawn and exterior plantings.
Maintains furniture, lighting, flags, and signs. Keeps sidewalks and parking lots well-marked, free of debris, snow and ice. Assists with requested maintenance on location vehicles.
Follows routine housekeeping and laundering schedules: cleans floors; walls and doors; and furniture as required. Keeps residents' items and call light within reach per residents' preference and location policy. Receives and shares information.
Completes documentation on appropriate forms as assigned. Utilizes appropriate communication techniques with resident per care plan. Explains procedures to resident before and during maintenance and cleaning, unless disruptive for the resident.
Completes quality improvement audits and participate in task forces and location care conferences as assigned. Keep chemicals secured in locked area as per policy. Demonstrates safe and proper techniques for chemical use and equipment.
Follows SDS guidelines for any exposure. Responds appropriately to emergency needs in the location. Adheres to OSHA and CDC guidelines to minimize infections by following aseptic cleaning techniques, including those that apply to blood borne pathogens.
Prior work experience may not be required to be hired into this job.
Basic ability to communicate and comprehend.
Evangelical Lutheran Good Samaritan Society