Maintenance Mechanic Temporary (240)

This is a temporary position.

WHAT WE OFFER:

In exchange for your skill and experience, Hillsides offers an excellent benefits package, which includes:

  • This role is eligible for Public Service Loan Forgiveness (PSLF)
  • Competitive salary 
  • Medical insurance with a $20 premium per paycheck for employee only coverage plan 
  • Dental insurance 100% employer paid for HMO employee only coverage plan 
  • Life and AD&D insurance 100% employer paid up to two times the annual salary
  • Flexible Spending Account with $500 roll-over limit 
  • 401(k) with no wait period, 5% employer match cap and no vesting schedule 
  • 12 paid holidays per year and generous paid time off policy accruing up to 22 days off annually 
  • Bilingual stipend of $2,000 or $4,000 for applicable positions 
  • Robust training opportunities: Shared Core Practice Model & Trauma Informed Care

WHAT YOU'LL DO

The Essential Functions Include:

  • Read the daily job orders and perform repair work as needed
  • Maintain and be accountable for the tools used
  • Organize and clean-up of work areas and proper storage of tools and equipment
  • Replace broken windows, fix holes in walls, and replace or repair doors and painting
  • Have a rudimentary knowledge of plumbing and be able to replace faucet washers, fix leaks, unclog drains and replace pipes
  • Make notes of any repairs or replacement needed and follow proper procedures for getting the work done
  • Basic mechanical and vehicle maintenance knowledge
  • Keep the Maintenance Supervisor informed of daily work activities and follow instructions
  • Work as a team member in improving service delivery
  • Other duties as required

SKILLS AND ABILITIES REQUIRED TO PERFORM THE ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS:

Communication Skills and Abilities:

  • Ability to effectively present information and respond to questions from clients, office personnel, and other employees
  • Ability to read, analyze and interpret manuals and office documents
  • Ability to speak a language other than English if required

  Mental/Interpersonal Skills and Abilities:

  • Ability to define problems, gather and transcribe information, classify information, and draw valid conclusions
  • Ability to work independently and with others ? including other employees, clients and members of the public -- in face-to-face and telephonic contexts
  • Ability to multi-task, establish priorities and manage time, meet deadlines and perform duties under time constraints
  • Ability to be flexible and adapt to changing work demands
  • Maintain high level of concentration and attention to detail for extended periods of time
  • Ability to respond effectively to sensitive inquiries or complaints
  • Maintain a high level of ethical and professional standards in accordance with agency and community policy

Physical Skills and Abilities:

  • Ability to talk or hear in order to give and receive information and instructions
  • Ability to stand, walk, sit, bend, use hands to finger, handle or feel objects, tools or controls
  • Ability to reach with hands and arms
  • Visual acuity, ability to adjust focus and peripheral vision for work on a laptop or other computer equipment
  • Lift and/or move up to 50 pounds

Equipment and Computer Software Skills and Abilities:

  • Able to use telephone, office copier, calculator, fax machine, or other equipment as required

  • Able to use tools of the trade in performing repairs and replacement of broken or damaged items

    ADDITIONAL DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES:

      Available to work in an on-call capacity as required

    WORK ENVIRONMENT:

  • Regularly work indoors & outdoors in a variety of environments
  • Potential exposure to blood borne pathogens

WHAT YOU'LL BRING:

EDUCATION, EXPERIENCE & CERTIFICATES

  • High school diploma preferred but not required
  • Minimum 1 year previous experience in a maintenance capacity
  • Knowledge of safe & proper use of tools
  • Valid California drivers license, driving record and personal vehicle insurance acceptable to Hillsides' insurance carrier

OSHA CATEGORY:

This position performs tasks that may involve exposure to blood, body fluids, or tissues.  All Hillsides employees are offered the opportunity to receive the Hepatitis B vaccination series.


Hillsides is an Equal Opportunity Employer