Job Title: Maintenance Technician
Supervisor: Shellie Powell
Hours: Part- Time (24 hours)
Shift: Days; (Weekends -as needed)
Responsible for preventative maintenance and day-to-day operation of the Hubbard Hospice House, Hubbard House-West and Patrick Street Office and ensures compliance with all regulatory standards to maintain a safe environment of care. Performs other related duties as assigned.
High School Diploma or equivalent required with good written and verbal communication skills. Skills in all fields of maintenance work, including, but not limited to, plumbing and electrical. Knowledge of OSHA and Life Safety regulations preferred. Previous experience in facility maintenance, or comparable, preferred.
Physical Demands / Work Environment:
Work is normally performed in a typical interior work environment. Must be able to continuously stand and walk, frequently squat, climb ladders, bend to the floor, reach over the shoulder, kneel, twist, sit, lift heavy objects, and remain in uncomfortable positions for prolonged periods of time. Must have the visual acuity sufficient to read gages, instruments, and observe mechanical problems. Must have the hearing acuity sufficient to hear problems with equipment, hear verbal instructions, alarms and answer the telephone. Must be able to concentrate on moderate details with frequent interruptions, attend to specific functions for 10-25 minutes, remember multiple tasks and assignments over an 8-12 hour period, and understand and relate specific ideas and concepts. Must be able to deal effectively with stress, patients and their families, multiple tasks, noise, interruptions, and emotional loss, and to work cooperatively with other members of the interdisciplinary team while maintaining a pleasant and professional demeanor. Must be able to tolerate heights and confined spaces.
If you are interested in applying for this opening, either:
1 – Fill out the online application below with resume and/or cover letter and submit OR
2 – You can print out our application by clicking here, fill it out, and mail to: HospiceCare, 1606 Kanawha Blvd W., Charleston, WV 25387