Maintenance Assistant, Presence Saint Joseph Center, Freeport:
Presence Health

Presence Health
Freeport Illinois

Requisition ID: 42582

Location: PLC St Joseph Center

Location Address:
659 East Jefferson Street, Freeport, IL  61032 United States (US)


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



Assists with the preventative and general maintenance of the facility, including the building, equipment and the grounds.



  1. Performs routine building maintenance in a safe manner.  Maintains and repairs equipment and building systems.  Performs the preventative maintenance service for equipment on a regular basis and retains service records.  Mixes chemicals safely and properly and understands Manufacturer’s Safety Data Sheets (MSDS).  Removes infectious waste from the facility as directed.
  2. Groundskeeping work, including mowing and watering lawns, pruning trees, trimming hedges, plowing snow, keeping flower beds clean, and picking up outside trash.
  3. Trouble shoots facility malfunctions and failures and helps to make necessary repairs.  Works with outside vendors for service work on the plant and equipment.
  4. Assists in room moves and moving furniture. Assists housekeeping with floor cleaning.
  5. Provides on-call services for the facilities, as needed.



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

Valid Driver's License is required                                                             

High school diploma or GED preferred

Previous maintenance experience preferred.

Business Unit: PLC Senior Services
Department Name: Environmental Services STJ

Basic Qualifications