Maintenance Technician Level 1 Painter
Milwaukee, WI 
Posted 3 days ago
Job Description

Ovation Jewish Home is located 1 mile north of Summerfest grounds. Our beautiful building overlooks Lake Michigan. Our warm friendly home like environment encompasses you when you walk through the door. The Jewish Home and Care Center is a non-profit group in the senior living industry. As part of Ovation Communities, we have been serving the people of the Greater Milwaukee area for over 100 years. These services are achieved through a team-work philosophy that is inspired through effective organizational skills, continuous quality improvement efforts and maintaining a balance between professionalism and the ability to have fun.

Position Description:

  • Performs painting of the interior and exterior of the buildings, grounds, parking structure and garage.
  • Performs installations and repairs to wall coverings, drywall, cove bases and tiles.
  • Performs light maintenance throughout the buildings, grounds, parking structure and garage.
  • Performs tasks requested by Supervisor and/or Administration to insure a safe, pleasant campus for all. 
Note: This job summary is not intended to be all inclusive. The Maintenance Technician Level 1 Painter will also perform other reasonable business duties as assigned by their supervisor or other management personnel. 

           Essential Functions: (This list of duties and responsibilities is not all-inclusive and may be expanded to include other duties and responsibilities, as management may deem necessary from time to time.)

  • Complies with the laws regulating and guidelines governing the facility, including the Resident Bill of Rights.
  • Attends work as scheduled.
  • Maintains inventory by informing supervisor when materials and supplies are needed before they are used up.
  • Maintain records as required by company policies and procedures.
  • Perform various tests, inspections and work as required by Department, Administrative, and Local, State and/or Federal governing bodies and update records of same.
  • Fill in for staff as needed during absences, vacations etc.
  • Prepare resident living quarters upon vacancy, move-in, or transfers.
  • Understanding and operation of various building systems such as Fire Alarm, HVAC, Nurse and Help call systems
  • Maintaining of tools and equipment to promote safety and proper work habits.
  • Attend staff meetings, in-services and other campus activities as needed.
  • Attend work as scheduled with flexibility of hours as needed.
  • Comply with policies, procedures and operating standards of the facilities.

Position Requirements:

  • High school diploma or equivalent

  • Two or more year's prior painting experience. 

  • Proficiency in written and spoken English.

  • Ability to work as part of a team. 

  • Ability to manage multiple projects.

  • Demonstrates strong communication skills to interact with staff, administration, residents, families, and guests. 

EOE - Equal Opportunity Employer. People of color, women, veterans and individuals with disabilities are encouraged to apply.


Job Summary
Employment Term and Type
Regular, Full Time
Required Education
High School or Equivalent
Required Experience
2+ years
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