Maintenance Engineer - Swing Shift Nights and Eves!

  • Rockwood Retirement Communities
  • 2903 East 25th Avenue, Spokane, WA, USA
  • Nov 24, 2021
Full time Housekeeping and Janitorial

Job Description

Job description

Rockwood Retirement Communities (South Hill campus) is seeking a skilled Maintenance Engineer to join our Maintenance Department. The successful candidate will have knowledge of industrial equipment, be able to demonstrate high-level problem-solving skills and be able to service, troubleshoot, and repair equipment without causing extended equipment downtime.

Job Shift:

  • Swing Shift: Thurs/Friday - 11:00pm-7:00am & Sat/Sun/Mon - 3:00pm-11:00pm


  • Operate and maintain boilers, furnaces, air conditioners, compressors, generators, and all auxiliary equipment in the buildings and houses.
  • Install, check, maintain and repair electrical, plumbing, appliances, pneumatics, HVAC systems in the building and houses.
  • Act as security at times.
  • React appropriately to emergency situations – fire, weather storms, bomb threats, power outages, etc.
  • Complete incoming work orders as assigned.
  • Perform work and chemical tests on the pool and spa.
  • Troubleshoot various problems on equipment.
  • Must be able to operate or learn to operate all equipment associated with the job duties proficiently.
  • Able to multi-task and pivot priorities at a moment's notice.
  • Must be able to thrive in a fast-paced work environment. Be adaptable and ready to face unexpected challenges.

Required Skills and Experience

  • Degree/Certificate from a technical school; or minimum 6 months related experience or training.
  • Have current and valid driver’s license and insurance.
  • Have or obtain a “Low-Pressure Boiler Operator License” within your first 3 months of employment.
  • Have or obtain a Heating Mechanics I License within the first 6 months of employment.


All employees regularly scheduled to work at least 30 hours a week and have completed our waiting period of employment are eligible for the following benefits: Medical/Dental/Vision & Truhear Insurance

  • Wellworks Wellness Program [participation results in discounted monthly insurance premiums]
  • Vacation available after 90 days of full-time service
  • Paid Sick Leave
  • Employee Assistance Program (EAP)
  • Flex Spending Accounts
  • 403(B) with match and no waiting period to begin deferrals
  • 6 Paid Holidays and 2 Personal Holidays Per Calendar Year
  • Holiday Pay
  • Group Life Term Insurance and AD&D (Employee, spouse, and child(ren) -No cost to full-time team members)
  • Voluntary Life Insurance and AD&D
  • Identity Theft Protection Assistance
  • Critical Illness Insurance
  • Critical Accident Insurance
  • Pet Insurance
  • Jury Duty, Bereavement Leave, Pet Bereavement Leave, Personal Leave, and Military Leave
  • Years of Service celebration and bonus
  • Rockwood Retirement Residents' Foundation Funds for employees (e.g., Employee Financial Assistance Fund, Employee Tuition Assistance, Employee Scholarship Fund)

Additional perks include

  • Free soup and discounted meal prices [Coffee shop on-site!]
  • Food Pantry - free to all team members in need
  • Employee Bus Pass Program – Deep discount
  • Verizon Employee Discount
  • Free Notary Service
  • Discounted Movie Tickets
  • Free access to our fitness facilities and a Plus One Program
  • Spokane Fitness Center membership – Deep discount
  • Free parking
  • Holiday celebrations
  • Employee Appreciation Events/Gifts
  • Employee Appreciation Award Cards
  • Employee Newsletter with monthly game/prize
  • Listening sessions to encourage and celebrate new ideas
  • Employee Referral Programs
  • Free Flu Shot
  • Free Hepatitis B Vaccination
  • Encourage promotion from within

Environment: Fair, fun, kind, caring, safe, diverse, family-like atmosphere