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Maintenance Technician

Company:
The Geo Group
Location:
Bethel, Alaska, United States
Salary:
hourly
Posted:
November 08, 2018

Description:

Summary

This position performs general maintenance work at the facility including plumbing, electrical, carpentry and painting.

Primary Duties and Responsibilities

* Performs facility maintenance including plumbing, electrical, carpentry, landscaping as directed by the Maintenance Supervisor or Facility Director so that the facility operation is not adversely affected.

* Maintains security and control of all tools.

* Follows all maintenance safety procedures and ensure compliance so that resident and staff accidents are prevented.

* Responds to facility maintenance requests in a timely manner so that facility is always in a safe condition.

* Runs errands to pick up necessary supplies as needed to ensure they are on hand to keep the facility running smoothly.

* Communicates with residents and staff in a professional manner to affirm and enhance self-esteem and dignity and to maintain positive resident and staff relations.

* Participates in staff meetings by sharing observations and recommendations regarding the facility, residents and staff relations to identify and solve problems and function as a unified team.

* Completes in-service training to meet the requirements for continued personal and professional self-development. (Full-time employees 40 hours per year and proportionate hours for all other classifications of employees.)

* Maintains confidentiality obtained through job duties regarding employees, vendors, residents, outside agencies, etc. so that sensitive information is only given on a “need to know” basis.

* Complies with company work rules and policies as explained in the company Employee Handbook, and the Facility Policies and Procedures Manual; and responds positively to directives from managers and supervisors in a cooperative spirit to ensure conformance to standards.

* Adheres to company attendance policy; work overtime as required, to ensure adequate coverage of the program and to ensure the safety and security of the residents.

* Complies with facility safety rules; take appropriate corrective action to ensure work is performed in a safe manner and without injury to self or others.

* Communicates effectively with all levels of staff in a manner that promotes a team spirit and a sense of cooperation.

* Performs other duties as assigned.

Minimum Requirements

* High school diploma or equivalent

* Two years general maintenance experience.

* Must have knowledge of equipment necessary for making proper repairs.

* Able to perform general plumbing, carpentry, mechanical and electrical repairs.

* Effectively communicates with residents and staff.

* Ability to react quickly and appropriately in an emergency situation

* Ability to work with computers and the necessary software typically used by the department.

Equal Opportunity Employer.

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