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November 09, 2022

Maintenance Officer

  • Based at our residential aged care home, Remembrance Village in Wagga Wagga
  • Permanent, full-time opportunity- 8.00am to 4.00pm shifts
  • A supportive team environment, stable employment, ongoing training & development and the monetary benefits of working for a ‘Not for profit’ organisation

RSL LifeCare is a leader in senior living, providing high quality retirement villages, aged care homes (nursing homes) and personal home care throughout NSW and ACT. Proudly serving Australia for over 100 years, RSL LifeCare is a successful and growing not-for-profit organisation.

The Opportunity:

The team at Remembrance Village, Wagga Wagga are seeking a Full time Maintenance Officer to attend to day to day maintenance around the aged care home. You will be part of the small maintenance team that keeps the 83 bed residential aged come looking and operating at its very best.

Responsibilities:

  • Respond to maintenance requests in an efficient and timely manner
  • Minor building repair works to building fixtures down for special functions – such as a BBQ or morning tea
  • Assist with safety inspections and light cleaning
  • Maintenance of gardens, lawns and grounds from time to time
  • Assist residents with minor maintenance works such as light globes, broken fly screens, minor lock repairs
  • Liaise with contractors including providing access and supervising when necessary
  • Setting up and taking other duties as directed by the Manager

You will have:

  • Experience in Building and Equipment maintenance
  • Experience working in an aged care facility or similar is highly desirable
  • Strong communication skills
  • LR Drivers licence desirable as some driving of the village bus may be required
  • First Aid Certificate or willing to obtain this
  • Current COVID vaccination

Check out your new workplace at: https://rsllifecare.org.au/location/aged-care-homes/wagga-wagga-remembrance-village/

Our commitment to diversity
We welcome and encourage applications from people across our diverse community, especially from Veterans, current serving ADF personnel, their families and Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander applicants. We believe everyone has the right to feel safe, respected, valued and heard regardless of their gender, sexual orientation, ethnicity or disability.

If you think you could make a positive difference in our residents lives then apply now. We screen applications as they arrive so to avoid missing out be sure to lodge an early application.

Job Information

Job Reference: JR102825_1667977258
Salary: AU$26 - AU$27 per hour + 'Not for profit' salary packaging
Salary From: £26
Salary To: £27
Job Industries: Trade and Services
Job Locations: Wagga Wagga, Australia
Job Types: Permanent
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