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Ohio Living Ohio Living Lake Vista in Cortland, Ohio

You’re a jack of all trades and a master all things environmental services.

You’re skilled enough give direction on both big and small projects and knowledgeable enough to lead all environmental services departments - maintenance, houskeeping, laundry and security. You prefer a friendly community setting rather than an impersonal business. You keep our community running smoothly and knowing how much you are helping the staff and residents makes your work more satisfying. If you would love to lead the teams that makes sure our communities well-maintained, beautiful, clean, and safe, we believe you’d make a great Director of Facilities Maintenance & Environmental Services at Ohio Living.

Why Ohio Living is different

  • The more variety the better. You’re knowledgeable in many areas of maintenance, housekeeping, laundry, and security, and you love to share your skills. We have plenty of systems for you to take care of, which means your days will all be unique and interesting.

  • No task too big or small. If your team can handle it, we’ll let you. In addition to the big tasks, your team might be asked to unclog a toilet, do a small paint job or even some groundskeeping or light snow removal.

  • The community’s resource. You’ll become a valued member of our community and we will rely on you to make sure things are running smoothly. It’s much more rewarding to build those relationships than it is to work on a job site or in an empty office building.

  • Safety is paramount. Everything you do will add to the comfort and safety of residents and patients. Making sure call lights in patient rooms work is paramount.

  • Attractive pay and benefits. We offer everything you expect, plus a retirement plan, paid time off, education assistance, pay advances up to $500, recognition programs and free meals.

What you’ll do

We’re looking for your leadership! You will be responsible for planning, organizing, developing, and directing the overall operation of the Environmental Services Department. That includes maintenance, housekeeping, laundry, and security, and you’ll be a master of them all! We will look to you to oversee the preventative and contractual care of a life plan community and ensure that qualify work is being done in adherence to budgetary needs.

What it takes

  • High school diploma or equivalent required

  • Bachelor’s degree in a related field preferred

  • Three years experience in maintenance and/or environmental services operations management required

  • Five years experience in a long-term care facility, hospital, or other related medical facility preferred

  • Knowledge of housekeeping and laundry practices, procedures, standards, guidelines, and regulation governing housekeeping and laundry practices, procedures, standards, guidelines, and regulations governing housekeeping and laundry functions in a long-term care environment

  • Strong knowledge of HVAC, boilers, compressors and generators, and various mechanical, electrical, and plumbing systems

  • Experience reading and interpreting blueprints

  • Knowledge of building codes, safety, EPA, and OSHA regulations

  • Must have a valid drivers license and acceptable driving record

Ohio Living Lake Vista is Trumbull County’s premier retirement community offers long-term nursing care, short-term rehabilitation, outpatient therapy and assisted living. We also offer independent living apartments and villa homes. Most importantly, we’re a company that:

  • chooses to operate as a faith-based, not-for-profit organization

  • makes its mission the heart of our organization by consistently exceeding the needs and expectations of those we serve

  • provides an engaging, recognition centered, team-oriented workplace dedicated to career, family and faith

Why work at Ohio Living Lake Vista?

Our residents and employees have access to an on-campus library and a walking trail that winds through our 32-acre campus and connects to the Turkey Run Trail in Mosquito Lake State Park. Depending on an employee’s status, they may benefit from:

  • competitive wages

  • affordable medical, dental, and vision insurance

  • 403b retirement savings

  • paid time off including your birthday

  • training, continuing education, and education assistance

  • pay advances up to $500

  • free meals/meal allowance

  • the latest technology

  • unlimited career opportunities

  • and much more!

Who is Ohio Living?

Headquartered in Columbus, Ohio Living is one of the nation’s largest not-for-profit, multi-site senior living organizations. Since its founding in 1922, Ohio Living has defined the highest standards of quality of life for adults in 50 Ohio counties.

Our mission is to provide adults with caring and quality services toward the enhancement of physical, mental and spiritual well-being consistent with the Christian Gospel.

Our Values:

Care • Integrity • Customer Service • Innovation

Financial Stewardship • Leadership • Inclusion

External Title: Director of Facilities Maintenance & Environmental Services

Requisition ID: 2023-19009

Weekly Scheduled Hours: 40.00

Shift: Days

Work Schedule: 8:00am-4:30pm

Street: 303 North Mecca Street