Maintenance Director

  • Health Centers Careers
  • Houston, Texas
  • Posted: Jun 12, 2018
Service/Skilled Workers

Job Description

An equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment and will not be discriminated against on the basis of disability, race, ethnicity, gender, religion, or otherwise. Minorities, veterans, and individuals with disabilities are encouraged to apply.


Supervise, coordinate, and perform the activities of the maintenance department to ensure the center is maintained in good repair and all systems are in compliance with applicable safety and fire regulations and federal, state, and local building codes to ensure a safe, comfortable environment.


Manage the effort to have attractive and well-maintained grounds
Schedule repair/maintenance of machines, tools and equipment to ensure efficient operations
Provide continuous supply of heat, steam, electric power, gas, or air required for operations by maintaining utility systems
Develop preventive maintenance programs; recommend measures to improve operations and condition of machines and equipment
Review new product plans; discuss equipment needs and modifications with design engineers; requisition tools, equipment and supplies required for operations
Prepare department budget and monitor and contain expenditures
Conduct job responsibilities in accordance with the facility policies and procedures, appropriate professional standards. and applicable state/federal laws
Perform additional duties as assigned

High school diploma or equivalent required. Requires graduation from an appropriate technical/trade school and 2 years of experience in building maintenance; or equivalent combination of education and experience. Knowledge of building codes, rules/regulations regarding the operation of equipment and HVAC, plumbing and electrical systems. Compliance with OSHA and other safety requirements. Should have the ability to communicate effectively with residents, their families and other facility staff. One year of supervisory experience is preferred.