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Maintenance Officer (Trades person) | Constitution Hill

Advertiser: Australian Unity2.9 out of 52.9 overall rating (148 employee reviews) More jobs from this company

Job Information

Job Listing Date
18 Sept 2019
Location
Sydney, Parramatta & Western Suburbs
Salary
Competitive Remuneration and Benefits
Work Type
Full Time
Classification
Retail & Consumer Products, Retail Assistants

Maintenance Officer (Trades person) | Constitution Hill

What makes Australian Unity a great place to work?

Here at Australian Unity our mission is to help people thrive and a key mission statement of ours is to put people first - our people, customers, clients, partners and communities. Our brand values of Bold, Warm and Honest mean that we really are just a bunch of good people putting customers first.

For our staff, our commitment to being wellbeing experts means that we encourage people to bring their “whole self” to work and we understand the importance of work-life balance and flexibility.

To us we have a long term commitment to our teams and believe in lifelong learning in order to grow and develop people to be the best they can be.

All of this means that we are able to make real change at work to support our people and our customers.

We are here to make a difference every day, small things, big things and everything in between.

About Your New Role

 

Your new role as Maintenance Officer, is located at our Constitution Hill Retirement Community and Residential Aged Care facility, both located together at Northmead – 30 minutes from Sydney CBD, in well-presented and inviting surrounds.

 

Our Retirement Community includes 437 residences and our Aged Care facility offers 121 beds, with a reputation for providing excellence in care delivery and a welcoming and supportive environment for residents and their families.

  

Your new role will see you assist with the delivery of the business maintenance program, to ensure that a schedule of works management is well managed and delivering the best standards in safety, timeliness and comfort for our residents.

 

You will manage and deliver the following:

 

  • Maintenance and repairs:  Working within the grounds of Constitution Hill, this may include painting, lighting maintenance, gutters, air conditioning, tiling, basic plumbing and other general repairs
  • Planned and reactive maintenance:  Completing all planned works as agreed whilst also repairing any immediate requirements that arise
  • Work alongside Australia Unity’s preferred suppliers and contractors where relevant and ensuring all work carried out is within the planned budget and compliance requirements
  • Ensuring work place health and safety regulations are adhered to, that areas are kept tidy and you are an advocate for keeping team members and customers to be safe at all times

 

About You

 

You will have previously worked within a similar Maintenance role with a good general understanding of repairs across plumbing, electrical, construction and other trade related areas.

 

This role would also present you with an exciting new opportunity, if you have previously worked in the retail sector, advising clients on the best solutions and products for general maintenance and repairs

 

You will possess the following attributes, qualities and skills:

 

  • A warm, compassionate, customer focused manner.
  • A relevant trade qualification or certificate would be highly regarded but is not mandatory.
  • Demonstrated experience around ensuring work place health and safety standards are established and maintained.
  • Excellent communication skills and able to develop effective relationships with residents, whilst managing repairs and maintenance work with minimal disruption to their homes and lives.

 

About Our Offer

 

At Australian Unity, you will have an exceptional opportunity to make a difference through the care and service that you provide to our clients, to make their lives better. 

 

You will be rewarded with the following benefits:

 

  • A competitive remuneration package
  • Flexible working arrangements to promote work life balance
  • Great working hours and environment
  • No weekend work

 

Sound interesting?  Apply today and get your application to us.

 

 

 

 

 

 

Australian Unity is an equal opportunities employer and well encouraqge all persons to apply. 

 


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What makes Australian Unity a great place to work?

Here at Australian Unity our mission is to help people thrive and a key mission statement of ours is to put people first - our people, customers, clients, partners and communities. Our brand values of Bold, Warm and Honest mean that we really are just a bunch of good people putting customers first.

For our staff, our commitment to being wellbeing experts means that we encourage people to bring their “whole self” to work and we understand the importance of work-life balance and flexibility.

To us we have a long term commitment to our teams and believe in lifelong learning in order to grow and develop people to be the best they can be.

All of this means that we are able to make real change at work to support our people and our customers.

We are here to make a difference every day, small things, big things and everything in between.

About Your New Role

 

Your new role as Maintenance Officer, is located at our Constitution Hill Retirement Community and Residential Aged Care facility, both located together at Northmead – 30 minutes from Sydney CBD, in well-presented and inviting surrounds.

 

Our Retirement Community includes 437 residences and our Aged Care facility offers 121 beds, with a reputation for providing excellence in care delivery and a welcoming and supportive environment for residents and their families.

  

Your new role will see you assist with the delivery of the business maintenance program, to ensure that a schedule of works management is well managed and delivering the best standards in safety, timeliness and comfort for our residents.

 

You will manage and deliver the following:

 

  • Maintenance and repairs:  Working within the grounds of Constitution Hill, this may include painting, lighting maintenance, gutters, air conditioning, tiling, basic plumbing and other general repairs
  • Planned and reactive maintenance:  Completing all planned works as agreed whilst also repairing any immediate requirements that arise
  • Work alongside Australia Unity’s preferred suppliers and contractors where relevant and ensuring all work carried out is within the planned budget and compliance requirements
  • Ensuring work place health and safety regulations are adhered to, that areas are kept tidy and you are an advocate for keeping team members and customers to be safe at all times

 

About You

 

You will have previously worked within a similar Maintenance role with a good general understanding of repairs across plumbing, electrical, construction and other trade related areas.

 

This role would also present you with an exciting new opportunity, if you have previously worked in the retail sector, advising clients on the best solutions and products for general maintenance and repairs

 

You will possess the following attributes, qualities and skills:

 

  • A warm, compassionate, customer focused manner.
  • A relevant trade qualification or certificate would be highly regarded but is not mandatory.
  • Demonstrated experience around ensuring work place health and safety standards are established and maintained.
  • Excellent communication skills and able to develop effective relationships with residents, whilst managing repairs and maintenance work with minimal disruption to their homes and lives.

 

About Our Offer

 

At Australian Unity, you will have an exceptional opportunity to make a difference through the care and service that you provide to our clients, to make their lives better. 

 

You will be rewarded with the following benefits:

 

  • A competitive remuneration package
  • Flexible working arrangements to promote work life balance
  • Great working hours and environment
  • No weekend work

 

Sound interesting?  Apply today and get your application to us.

 

 

 

 

 

 

Australian Unity is an equal opportunities employer and well encouraqge all persons to apply. 

 

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