Maintenance Assistant, Heritage Village, Kankakee, IL:
Presence Health

Presence Health
Kankakee Illinois

Requisition ID: 46526

Location: PLC Heritage Village

Location Address:
901 North Entrance Avenue, Kankakee, IL  60901-2026 United States (US)


Daily Hours: 8
Standard Hours: 40
Employment Status: Full-time 
Employment Type: Regular 
Shift: Day



The Maintenance Assistant assists with the preventative and general maintenance of the facility, including the building, equipment and the grounds.



  1. Maintains and repairs equipment and building systems, electrical, plumbing, painting etc. Performs routine building maintenance in a safe manner.


  2. Performs grounds keeping work, including mowing and watering lawns, pruning trees, trimming hedges, plowing snow, cleaning flower beds and picking up outside trash.


  3. Troubleshoots facility malfunctions and failures and helps to make necessary repairs. Performs the preventative maintenance service for equipment on a regular basis and retains service records.


  4. Assists in room moves and moving furniture. Assists housekeeping with cleaning floors.


  5. Accepts responsibility in the absence of the Director of Maintenance.


Mixes chemicals safely and properly and understands Manufacturer’s Safety Data Sheets (MSDS). Removes infectious waste from the facility as directed.


This document represents the major duties, responsibilities, and authorities of this job, and is not intended to be a complete list of all tasks and functions.  Other duties may be assigned.



To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.


Education and/or Experience                                                              

High School diploma or equivalent preferred.


Previous maintenance experience preferred. *LJ


Business Unit: PLC Senior Services


EOE of Minorities/Females/Vets/Disability

Basic Qualifications