Job Description

Job Title: Maintenance/ Heavy Housekeeping
Job ID: 89517883
Status: Part-Time
Regular/Temporary: Regular
Hours: 7 a.m. to 330 p.m.
Shift: Day Job
Department: Plant Operations-Maint
Location: 745 Greenville Road, Mercer PA 16137


Located in Mercer PA, Avalon Springs is a modern nursing facility located on a beautiful 40 acre campus. Every day its staff is dedicated to providing residents with the greatest quality of life by caring for the residents with compassion, dignity, and respect.  If you are looking to jump start your career within a skilled nursing and rehab facility apply to Avalon Springs today!

This is a Part Time position working 7A-330P.

Perform the daily functions of the heavy housekeeping/maintenance department in accordance with current federal, state and local standards, guidelines, and regulations governing the facility and facility procedures to assure that the facility is maintained in a clean, safe and comfortable manner


  • Floor care as required throughout the facility.
  • Assess and complete all work orders in a timely manner.
  • Daily removal of all trash throughout the building and removal of garbage to outside dumpsters while maintaining cleanliness and safety in those areas.
  • Anticipates and takes action to maintain a safe environment. Incorporates safety/risk management standards into daily work practices.
  • Maintains safe working conditions for the facility by making or assuring timely repairs.
  • Reports any suspected or known resident abuse to Director of Nursing or Administrator immediately.
  • Follows established safety policies and procedures.
  • Performs preventive maintenance as directed.
  • Maintains the interior and exterior of facility as appropriate and/or directed.
  • Ensures the performance, condition, reliability of all plumbing, mechanical and electrical equipment to ensure efficient operation of all equipment.
  • Participates in performance improvement activities. Attends all mandatory in-services.


High School graduate or equivalent preferred.

Some experience in health care facility building maintenance preferred.

Working knowledge of building codes and safety regulations preferred

Licensure, Certifications, and Clearances:

UPMC is an Equal Opportunity Employer/Disability/Veteran

Salary Range: $0 / hour

Union Position: Yes

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