General Maintenance

suitcase Full Time | Added 12 days ago

Apply Online Today down arrow
< Back to All Jobs

Responsible for routine maintenance and repair to the community buildings, equipment and grounds.

Job Details


The General Maintenance Worker provides routine maintenance and repair to the facility’s buildings, equipment and grounds. Insures a good work flow and coordinates maintenance and repair activities with functions of other departments. Resident satisfaction and meeting resident’s needs is a very important aspect of this position.

  • Performs routine preventive maintenance, as directed by supervisor.
  • Prioritize all work in the order set by the Department Head.
  • Work with and maintain a good working relationship with all outside vendors.
  • Participate in emergency drills and acts as a member of the Emergency Response Team.
  • Perform minor building and equipment repairs and maintains all tools, equipment and supplies in proper condition.
  • Assist during winter, with snow removal efforts.
  • Attend monthly in-service meetings.
  • Contributes to a positive, healthy and safe work environment.
We endorse the policy of fairness and equality for employment and career advancement of all people, without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, age or disability.

  • Minimum of one (1) year experience in basic maintenance.
  • Able to read basic electrical, mechanical and structural blueprints.
  • Can operate two-way radio, hand tools, basic power tools and other equipment, as required.
  • Ability to work with sensitive/confidential material.

  • Minimum High School Diploma or equivalent.
  • Trade school experience.
  • Basic knowledge of refrigeration, boiler operation, electrical distribution, steam utilization equipment, air handling units, compressors, generators, as well as other mechanical, electrical and plumbing systems.
  • Knowledge of existing building codes and related safety codes.
  • Welding experience helpful.

Full Time offerings include: Medical, Dental, Vision, Life, Short-Term Disability, Long-Term Disability, Medical and Dependent Flexible Spending Accounts, Accident, Critical Illness, Hospital Indemnity, 403(b) Retirement Plan, Holiday Pay, Vacation Time, Sick Time, Personal Time, Education Assistance, Employee Assistance Program, and Mount Mercy University Corporate Educational Partnership.

Full Time | 8:00AM - 5:00PM

Apply Today

Fill out the form below and a member of our Careers team will get back to you.

Max. file size: 32 MB.

* Represents required fields

Cottage Grove respects your privacy. For more information, visit our Privacy Policy page.


< Back to All Jobs