Maintenance Team Member

Enliven, as part of Presbyterian Support Southland is one of the largest providers of Residential Aged Care Services in the South. Our Vision is a community where all people can make the most of their strengths and feel included, valued and safe.

Our Enliven service philosophy is that some things make for happier, healthier living, no matter what your age or ability. We work to enable a positive and lasting change for everyone in our community and offer support services to people regardless of their beliefs, ethnicity or background.

We are looking for a capable individual for the role of permanent Maintenance Worker to join our Maintenance Team to provide maintenance services for all of Presbyterian Support Southlands properties.

Your role would be part of a dedicated team to provide caretaking and maintenance service to the land, buildings, plant and equipment of our various properties. You will be required to meet all legislative and policy / procedure requirements along with other staff, contractors, residents and visitors to the properties.

You must perform in accordance with the Health and Safety at Work Act 2015 and adhere to all Health and Safety policies and procedures. You must monitor site compliance requirements and ensure programmed and emergency maintenance is undertaken in a timely and satisfactory manner. You must be able to adhere to the preventative maintenance programme and on-going emergency maintenance, ensuring all work is carried out within the prescribed time scale and budgets.

This position would be suitable for someone who enjoys variety in their day; is self motivated; is equally comfortable working on their own or as part of a wider team, preferably has a trade background, and ability, skills and commitment to think outside the square to undertake a variety of small handyman tasks.

You will manage and monitor stock and supply levels within our aged care facilities.  The ability to be flexible in hours and days of work on a Team Rostered basis is desirable.

If you feel you can make a difference in the daily lives of others, have a positive can do attitude, and you are ready to take on the Maintenance Team Member role and make it your own, we want to hear from you.

Job requirements:

  • current clean New Zealand drivers license,
  • evidence of entitlement to work in New Zealand,
  • pre-employment testing
  • Ministry of Justice criminal history check.

For any enquiries regarding this position please contact our Property and Procurement Manager Mark Dowling on 0275 736867 or email

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Closing date: 11 June 2021