• Maintenance Assistant

    Posted Date 2 months ago(8/8/2018 7:29 AM)
    Requisition ID
    # of Openings
    Area of Interest
    Elderwood Asst Living at Williamsville
    Position Type
    Regular Part-Time
  • Overview

    Elderwood Village at Williamsville is seeking a Maintenance Assistant to join our team. 


    Maintenance team members assist with ensuring the health and well-being of our residents by providing maintenance support. This position is responsible for ensuring resident and staff safety by being responsible for repairs to the buildings and furnishings as well as up-keep of the grounds including lawn care and snow/ice removal. Full time and part time availability.


    Competitive Perks:

    • Benefits: Elderwood offers an excellent benefits package, including health, dental and vision coverage, paid vacations and holidays
    • Tuition Assistance Programs: We enthusiastically support staff members with the drive and desire to advance their health care career. Through scholarship and tuition assistance programs, Elderwood helps staff members pay for higher education and gives them the opportunity to advance in their career.
    • Robust Referral Bonus: Come on board with us, refer a friend or colleague and be eligible to earn additional money!


    Maintenance Assistant Position Duties (include but are not limited to):

    • Consistently demonstrates Elderwood Core Values.
    • Assist with or perform assigned duties concerned with electricity, plumbing, painting, carpentry (including furniture refinishing or repair); mechanics (including equipment and mechanical systems); heating, cooling and water systems (except those services performed under service contract with outside contractors).
    • Assist with or perform duties concerned with maintenance of grounds, parking lots, and driveways (including snow/ice removal, except performed under service contract).
    • Handle incoming and outgoing freight, as needed; lift and move heavy furniture and equipment.
    • Observe residents' rights and treat all residents with courtesy and kindness.
    • May be required to drive company vehicle.
    • Arrives to work on time, regularly, and work as scheduled; responsible for own transportation.
    • Utilizes electronic timekeeping system.
    • Observes and practices confidentiality of resident information and privacy when performing job duties.
    • Recognizes and follows the dress code of the facility including wearing name tag at all times.
    • Performs assigned duties according to the service excellence standards and goals established for this position, and for all staff members of this facility.
    • Attends facility meetings, staff meetings, and required or preferred inservices.
    • Generates and develops ideas which improve the quality of care for residents or increase position productivity and satisfaction.
    • Performs all position duties according to safety rules and standards of practice required for this position, and as required to ensure the general safety of staff, residents and visitors of this facility.
    • Demonstrates knowledge and understanding of all policies and procedures and ability to reference them.
    • Exhibits the highest level of customer service towards residents, staff and visitors.
    • Consistently demonstrates the ability to respond to changing situations in a flexible manner in order to meet current needs, such as reprioritizing work as necessary.
    • Performs other duties as assigned by supervisor, management staff or Administrator.


    Maintenance Assistant Qualifications:

    • Minimum 18 yrs. age required, HS diploma or equivalent preferred.
    • Related work experience required.
    • References to verify competency required.
    • Ability to read and interpret blueprints preferred.
    • Valid Driver’s License and clean driving record required.
    • Ability to follow written and verbal instructions required.

    Elderwood Village at Williamsville is located 5271 Main Street, Williamsville, New York 14221.


    If you are experiencing any difficulty with the online application or you simply prefer to speak to someone in greater detail about this position, please contact our Human Resource Coordinator at 716-565-9663.


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