Golden Living Maintenance Specialist in Rochester, Minnesota

Our Maintenance Specialist 1 at Golden LivingCenters maintain the enriching, healing, and comfortable environment we promise patients for their recovery. This means ensuring that our facilities, vehicles, and residencies are in good working order and safe for use. We count on you to assess and maintain our all aspects of our facilities including buildings, grounds, or equipment. Working closely with our professional and collaborative staff members in this department, you'll make the necessary repairs to keep our facilities catering to our patients' every need. You'll guarantee our patients feel right at home in this valuable position as a Maintenance Specialist 1 at Golden LivingCenters.

Experience in this line of work is only the beginning. The right candidate will also be passionate about the cause, knowing that their efforts help to ensure the highest level of care for our patients every day. Ideal Maintenance Specialist 1 candidates should also have:

Assist the Maintenance/Environmental Supervisor in ensuring the building(s), equipment and utilities are maintained in good working order and facility grounds are properly maintained in accordance with facility policies.

  • Make rounds, assess, and make minor repairs. Assist with large repairs. Conduct preventative maintenance as assigned to include but not be limited to facility logs such as water temperature, call lights, generator and fire alarms. May assist in training of new employees. May be responsible for Maintenance Department in the absence of the supervisor.

  • Ensure work schedules are followed and coordinate services with other departments. Advise supervisor of supply and/or repair needs.

  • Comply with Company policies involving all safety and infection control procedures to include the proper use of mechanical lifts, gait belts and personal protective back supports.

  • Attend and participate in educational activities, in-service training, and staff meetings; assist in orientation and training other staff.

  • Participate in Quality Improvement activities as assigned.

  • Other duties as assigned or needed.


  • Ability to read, write and follow oral and written directions at a level necessary to accomplish the job

  • Experience in maintenance

  • Must be capable of maintaining regular attendance

  • High school diploma or GED indicating that associate has demonstrated reading, writing, and math skills as well as an ability to consistently follow oral & written directions.

  • Experience with repair, improvement and preventative maintenance of a facility in areas such as flooring, plumbing and electrical preferred

  • Must have basic computer knowledge and ability with an aptitude to learn company software.

  • Must be articulate and personable as well as be able to relate professionally and positively to residents, incoming visitors and associates at all levels.

  • Must maintain regular and punctual attendance.

  • Must meet all local health regulations, pass post-offer drug test, and pass post-employment physical exam, if required. This requirement also includes criminal background investigation and reference inquiry.

  • Must be capable of performing the essential job functions of this job, with or without reasonable accommodations.

  • Must be able to maintain confidentiality regarding patient and company proprietary information

  • Must have the ability to relate professionally and positively and work cooperatively with residents, families, and other employees at all levels

  • Related experience at a level necessary to accomplish the job.

Job: Construction / Maintenance

Primary Location: US-MN-Rochester

Shift: Day Job

Schedule: Full-time

Department Address: 501 8th Avenue S E

Department City: Rochester

Department State: MN

Department Zipcode: 55904

Company Profile

Ready to bring your heart and expertise to an award-winning team that feels more like a family? Bring your passion for patient care to Golden LivingCenters. As one of the nation's leading providers of skilled nursing care and inpatient and outpatient therapies, we are dedicated to helping people live fuller, longer and more productive lives. Our Golden LivingCenters have won more AHCA/NCAL Quality Awards than any other post-acute healthcare provider. These awards are the nation's highest for distinguished achievement in post-acute care, and they reflect the compassion, commitment and quality orientation of our caregivers. Join us! Together, we're redefining the way care is delivered with an innovative, holistic approach that considers the `whole patient' every time.

Organization: 08741_Region 1 - West