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Good Samaritan Society Lead Maintenance Mechanic - Moscow Village - FT Days in Moscow, Idaho

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Join our not-for-profit organization that has provided over 100 years of housing and services to seniors with a commitment to quality care and service in a Christian environment.

Facility: GSS ID Moscow Vlg
Location: Moscow, ID
Address: 640 Eisenhower St, Moscow, ID 83843, USA
Shift: 8 Hours - Day Shifts
Job Schedule: Full time
Weekly Hours: 37.50
Salary Range: $23.50 - $37.75
Pay Info: $1,000 Sign on Bonus Available!

Department Details

Sign-on bonus.

Scholarships available.

Being part of a great team who is energized to provide the best care for our residents.

Job Summary

The Good Samaritan Society at Moscow Village is a senior long-term care facility that is closely regulated by state and federal policies.

This position is responsible for building and campus maintenance for one 20-acre campus which includes 34 duplex homes, 70 apartments, and a 45-bed long-term care facility.

This position requires a team player with an attention to detail, who is familiar with or willing to learn basic program data entry for cyclic-maintenance logging, who is committed to conducting themselves safely and professionally, and who is skilled and familiar in the following areas; electrical, plumbing, painting, plans-reading, construction and cyclic maintenance.

Sign-on bonuses and scholarships available! The ideal candidate will work well with a broad range of people including nursing staff, administrative staff, senior residents, and contractors/servicers. This person will be flexible to the needs of our diverse residents, and be willing to come to the table to creatively solve problems and contribute to team cohesion and communication.

Must take extra precautions when working in patient/resident care areas and specifically, keep tools out of reach of non-staff persons.

Must possess basic mechanical knowledge, and show competence in the use of hand tools, meters, measuring devices and gauges.

Ability to work from blueprints, schematics and technical manuals helpful.

Performs and oversees work quality inspections on a routine basis to ensure all work orders are being completed following acceptable engineering practices.

Functions with safety, morale, and efficiency of the department and team in mind. Must possess the skills necessary to perform evaluations of all types of building and equipment repairs.

Acts as a resource to staff and assists management with the department personnel, such as interviewing, hiring, disciplinary actions, and performance evaluations as well as operations of the department.

Must be able to direct and supervise other maintenance mechanics. Assists management in areas such as office procedures, work order delegation, files, engineering library, electronic drawings, machinery history, preventive maintenance, parts procurement and inventory, writing of operating procedures, and streamlining of systems.

Good written and oral communications skills are essential. Must be able to explain conditions and situations accurately while troubleshooting.

Ability to work all shifts and hours as scheduled. Complies with all corporate and facility policies and dress code.

Works independently with minimal supervision. Must have knowledge of federal, state, and local codes, specifications, and ordinances.

Additional duties may include but are not limited to: perform installation and maintenance of mechanical and stationary systems, including boiler operations, to ensure a safe and efficient environment; maintain campus grounds and perform other outside maintenance duties; perform general duties such as electrical, plumbing, carpentry, painting, HVAC, and bed repair and maintenance.

Requires on-call duties (compensated) as needed or as directed by the department.

Must be willing to perform snow-removal duties during the winter months; tractor, truck-plow, snow-blowers, etc.

Must be willing to utilize PPE as the conditions necessitate.


High school diploma or equivalent preferred. Trade school or vocational school preferred.

Five years of experience in building systems preferred.

When applicable, may need a valid driver's license. If valid driver's license is required, must maintain a good driving record.


The Good Samaritan Society offers an attractive benefits package for qualifying full-time and part-time employees. Depending on eligibility, a variety of benefits include health insurance, dental insurance, vision insurance, life insurance, a 401(k) retirement plan, work/life balance benefits, and a generous time off package to maintain a healthy home-work balance. For more information about Total Rewards, visit .

The Good Samaritan Society is an EEO/AA Employer M/F/Disability/Vet. If you are an individual with a disability and would like to request an accommodation for help with your online application, please call 1-877-673-0854 or send an email to .

The Good Samaritan Society has a Drug Free Workplace Policy. An accepted offer will require a drug screen and pre-employment background screening as a condition of employment.

Req Number: R-0116278
Job Function: Facilities and General Services
Featured: No