Home Maintenance SpecialistPrimary Location:
REM Wisconsin is seeking a Fulltime Maintenance Specialist to maintain residential settings. Maintenance includes; home construction repairs, installation of home adaptations or appliances, snow removal, lawn care and ensuring that all equipment is in good working repair to ensure a safe, attractive and enjoyable living environment for the individuals receiving services.
As a partner with The MENTOR Network, REM Wisconsin is committed to providing community-based residential, supported living and day services throughout Wisconsin. Adults and children with intellectual and developmental disabilities, brain injuries, physical disabilities, persistent mental illness, and complex medical conditions benefit from mission-driven programs designed to meet their unique needs.Description
The Maintenance Specialist maintains a clean, safe, home-like environment in compliance with State and Federal regulations and Company standards governing the physical structures, surrounding properties and company vehicles of assigned locations. The Maintenance Specialist performs remodeling, painting, repair work, plumbing and construction as needed while gathering bids and coordinating outside contractors to carry out maintenance plans with the approved budgets while maintaining a current inventory and ordering system for purchases.Qualifications:
- High School diploma or equivalent and one year related experience.
- Working knowledge and ability to handle all maintenance and electrical equipment.
- Knowledge and understanding of applicable federal and state regulations.
- Demonstrated ability to perform maintenance tasks and to complete required documentation; skilled in written and oral communications
- Able to work independently
- Valid driver's license and driving record that meets insurability requirement as defined by the Company's insurance carrier.
Founded in 1980, The MENTOR Network is a national network of local human services providers offering an array of quality, community-based services in more than 30 states to adults and children with intellectual and developmental disabilities, brain and spinal cord injuries and other catastrophic injuries and illnesses, and to youth with emotional, behavioral and medically complex challenges as well as their families.