Maintenance Officer |Sydney South | Permanent Full Time opportunityThe BenefitsTax benefits to maximise your take-home payPaid training & developmentExcellent opportunities for career progressionRenowned not-for-profit providerFriendly and inclusive teamBase location to be agreed (requirement to travel to other sites)The RoleEvery day we work to earn the trust of the people we care for. We recognise and accept each unique person and support their physical, emotional, intellectual, social and spiritual well-being.  In this rewarding role you will work in a team environment where every day will be different.  With your can-do attitude, you will be responsible for the direct care of our residents ensuring they are able to "Live Life to the Full" in our home-like environment. About youTo be successful in this role, you will have:Trade qualification (desirable)Current driver licensePrevious experience in either building, fitter and turner, welder or plumberPrevious experience as Maintenance Person in Aged Care or similar industry (desirable)Excellent written and verbal communication with interpersonal skills to interact with a wide range of peopleAbility to work under minimum supervisionSensitivity to the needs of the elderly in a residential care settingAbility to establish and maintain professional and appropriate relationship with residents and/or families/representativesAvailability to work a full time Monday to FridayWilling to travel to Kirrawee, Caringbah, Sutherland, Thirroul (when required)Able to provide evidence of COVID-19 & influenza vaccinationsThe RoleYou will be responsible in providing basic general maintenance repairs (electrical & plumbing, carpentry and building)You will also be providing gardening maintenance tasks (sweeping, hosing, keeping the outside of buildings clean and tidy, mowing lawns, hedging and general garden maintenance)Reporting to Maintenance SupervisorYou will be covering maintenance of Residential Aged Care (RAC) and Retirement Living Unit (RLU)About UsSouthern Cross Care (NSW & ACT) is a leading not-for-profit high-quality aged care provider. For 50 over years, our name has been trusted by the community to provide care and support services for thousands of people in over 40 locations across NSW and the ACTAt Southern Cross Care we believe that our purpose is to empower older people to "live life to the full". We offer a full continuum of personalised, expert services and adapt to meet the needs of each person and their family, providing aged care services through home care, retirement living and residential facilities. At SCC people are at the heart of everything we do. 25 AUD Australia - NSW Sydney Southern Suburbs & Sutherland Shire Sutherland 2232

Maintenance Officer

  • Leading Not-for-Profit Aged Care Provider
  • Permanent Full-Time with Salary packaging benefits
  • Work within Sydney Southern Suburbs

Maintenance Officer |Sydney South | Permanent Full Time opportunity

The Benefits

  • Tax benefits to maximise your take-home pay
  • Paid training & development
  • Excellent opportunities for career progression
  • Renowned not-for-profit provider
  • Friendly and inclusive team
  • Base location to be agreed (requirement to travel to other sites)

The Role

Every day we work to earn the trust of the people we care for. We recognise and accept each unique person and support their physical, emotional, intellectual, social and spiritual well-being.  In this rewarding role you will work in a team environment where every day will be different.  With your can-do attitude, you will be responsible for the direct care of our residents ensuring they are able to "Live Life to the Full" in our home-like environment. 

About you

To be successful in this role, you will have:

  • Trade qualification (desirable)
  • Current driver license
  • Previous experience in either building, fitter and turner, welder or plumber
  • Previous experience as Maintenance Person in Aged Care or similar industry (desirable)
  • Excellent written and verbal communication with interpersonal skills to interact with a wide range of people
  • Ability to work under minimum supervision
  • Sensitivity to the needs of the elderly in a residential care setting
  • Ability to establish and maintain professional and appropriate relationship with residents and/or families/representatives
  • Availability to work a full time Monday to Friday
  • Willing to travel to Kirrawee, Caringbah, Sutherland, Thirroul (when required)
  • Able to provide evidence of COVID-19 & influenza vaccinations

The Role

  • You will be responsible in providing basic general maintenance repairs (electrical & plumbing, carpentry and building)
  • You will also be providing gardening maintenance tasks (sweeping, hosing, keeping the outside of buildings clean and tidy, mowing lawns, hedging and general garden maintenance)
  • Reporting to Maintenance Supervisor
  • You will be covering maintenance of Residential Aged Care (RAC) and Retirement Living Unit (RLU)

About Us

Southern Cross Care (NSW & ACT) is a leading not-for-profit high-quality aged care provider. For 50 over years, our name has been trusted by the community to provide care and support services for thousands of people in over 40 locations across NSW and the ACT

At Southern Cross Care we believe that our purpose is to empower older people to "live life to the full". We offer a full continuum of personalised, expert services and adapt to meet the needs of each person and their family, providing aged care services through home care, retirement living and residential facilities. At SCC people are at the heart of everything we do.

How to Apply

This is a great opportunity, so please don't delay your application apply today. If you'd like more information or to have a confidential chat about this opportunity, feel free to contact us via the details below:

Name: Vera Sison

Email: vsison@sccliving.org.au

  • Posted Date 08 Oct 2021
  • Location Sutherland
    NSW / Australia
  • Industry Trades & Services
  • Job Type Full Time
  • Salary Not provided