Hudson Elms Nursing Home - WE OFFER $500 ATTENDANCE BONUS AND
$500 REFERRAL BONUS PER EMPLOYEE HIRED!! POSITION SUMMARY: Under
the direction of the Administrator the Maintenance Supervisor
ensures the building(s) and equipment are maintained in good
working order per Life Safety Guidelines and State Regulations and
facility grounds are maintained in accordance with facility
ESSENTIAL POSITION FUNCTIONS
A. Job Knowledge and Role Responsibilities:
Demonstrates knowledge of age specific developmental factors
specific to adult and geriatric residents (i.e. physical,
cognitive, and socialization factors) in maintaining the physical
plant and equipment of the facility. Attends all mandatory
inservices by employees anniversary date. Acts appropriately under
the direction of the Administrator and acts as an active member of
the interdisciplinary team. Demonstrates ability to adjust to
changes in shift assignments to meet facility needsCommunicates and
observes the Corporate Compliance Program effectively and complies
with Code of Conduct when performing work functions.
B. Administrative Responsibilities:
Supervises the day-to-day repair, improvement and preventive
maintenance of the building, equipment, lawn and grounds; arranges
for and manages outside repairs, maintenance and construction
services according to facility procedures.
Maintains records, manages budgets and supplies, and fulfills
department manager responsibilities.
Orients new staff, and conducts inservices about the physical
plant, safety and disaster planning. Develops long range, short
range and daily plans for the maintenance of the facility.
Supervises maintenance personnel and schedules adequate coverage,
as appropriate. Assigns duties and evaluates work performance, as
necessary. Prepares requisitions for all necessary supplies and
equipment and submits these to the Administrator with an emphasis
on inventory control.
C. Role Responsibilities-Interpersonal Skills Is aware of, and
adheres to, Residents Bill of Rights and Confidentiality of
Resident Information. Interacts with residents, family members,
co-workers, clinical and ancillary staff in a non-judgmental,
supportive and calm manner. Addresses family satisfaction issues
immediately and assists in resolving the matter in a professional
manner. Is aware of Resident Abuse Reporting Law. Participates as
assigned in the orientation of new staff and demonstrates a
positive, helpful and enthusiastic attitude.
D. Role Responsibilities-Safety: 1. Demonstrates ability to
locate emergency equipment (i.e. fire extinguisher).
Understands and can demonstrate knowledge of role in Fire and
Disaster drills. Demonstrates ability to identify and respond
appropriately to potential behavioral outbursts.
4. Uses facility equipment safely.
5. Recognizes, removes, and/or reports potential hazards.
E. Role Responsibilities-Resident Dignity: 1. Ensures
understanding of, and compliance with, all rules regarding
2. Addresses residents in a respectful manner.
3. Discusses confidential resident information in appropriate
F. Other Duties as Assigned by the Administrator or Dietary
G. Physical Requirements: Occasionally equals approximately 1%
to 33% of the workday, Frequently equals approximately 34% to 66%
of the workday, and Continuously equals approximately 67% to 100%
of the workday (Typical full-time workday is 7.5 hours).
Job Requirements: In number of hours per day.
Sit 1 to 2
Stand 4 to 5
Walk 4 to 5
Up to 34 pounds Frequently
35 to 50 pounds Frequently
51 to 100 pounds Occasionally with assistance*
*Assistance can include mechanical devices, equipment or human
SUMMARY OF QUALIFICATIONS High School diploma or technical
degree, or experience in a related field preferred. Must be at
least 18 years of age. Possesses experience in supervision.
Successfully completes facility conducted orientation, mandatory
training and inservice programs. Must meet health assessment
requirements, including two stage Mantoux skin test. Must be
capable of performing the essential functions of the job, with or
without reasonable accommodations.
Must able to communicate in English, both verbally and in
writing, and possess sufficient communication skills to perform the