Genesis Healthcare Maintenance Assistant in Longview, Texas

POSITION SUMMARY: The Maintenance Helper provides a variety of standard and unskilled tasks in the maintenance and repair of center grounds and facilities.


  1. Works closely with and follows directions from the maintenance director/supervisor;

  2. Maintains building and grounds in a clean, safe and orderly condition;

  3. Maintains and repairs basic functions of the center as determined by the maintenance director/supervisor;

  4. Takes care of the tools and equipment;

  5. Makes minor repairs on handrails, windows, flooring, walls, ceilings, beds, wheelchairs, geri-chairs, electrical equipment, sprinkling systems, generators, emergency lighting, fire alarms and extinguishers, changes filters on HVAC equipment, carries, lifts and stocks supplies;

  6. Remains on call, when assigned, for 24 hours a day;

  7. Assumes supervisor's responsibilities in his/her absence;

  8. Puts Customer Service First: Ensures that customers and families receive the highest quality of service in a caring and compassionate atmosphere which recognizes the individuals' needs and rights;

  9. Performs other duties as requested.