Maintenance Officer - Foxbridge Care Home

Listed 10 days Ago
Bupa Care Services

We’re looking for a confident and friendly Maintenance Officer to join the team in our new Foxbridge care home based in Hamilton.  The care home is due to open the doors in January 2021 and we’re currently building a brand-new team of healthcare professionals in the heart of the Te Rapa community.

This position needs an experienced individual who has the ability to carry out minor repairs and general maintenance around and in the care home for our wonderful residents. 

As part of our care home team, you’ll use your skills and experience to engage with residents and make sure we can focus on delivering high quality care. 

You could be undertaking various odd jobs, general building and facility maintenance, or maintaining and improving the site grounds to create a homely environment.

In this role you will:

  • Helping to set up the site ready for its opening.
  • Be responsible for the maintenance and upkeep of the facility.
  • Manage cost efficiency of projects on site.
  • Keep current records of works completed and meet all compliance requirements.
  • Management of contractors whilst on site.

The successful applicant will have:

  • Sound organisational and planning skills, with the ability to prioritise tasks accurately. 
  • Good communication skills and the ability to work well in a team environment.
  • An ability to problem solve.
  • At least 1-3 years’ work related experience.
  • Vocational or technical training.
  • Ability to effectively and safely use power tools and maintenance equipment.
  • A friendly, positive approached to aged care and great interpersonal skills. 
  • A “can do” attitude with flexibility to adjust to situations.

We are one of New Zealand’s leading health and care organisations, part of the global Bupa group. We have a strong commitment to helping people live longer, healthier, happier lives. 

Fix your career with a maintenance position in aged care.