Maintenance Helper/Activities Assistant

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Equinox Village is an independent-living retirement community for active (and aging) adults in Manchester Ctr., Vermont. We are seeking a part-time or full-time Maintenance Helper/Activities Assistant with potential for growth. This is a Monday – Friday schedule. Day-time hours. Major holidays off and no regular weekend responsibilities (potential for driving to events on an occasional weekend day, which would add to your hours).

This person will play a key role in the delivery of an exceptional experience to residents in our community. This person will serve in a supportive role for the Maintenance, as well as Activity departments, reporting to the Maintenance Director.


The Maintenance Director will outline the goals and objectives for the week and day. These may include:

  • Attending to general maintenance duties inside the building, pertaining to common areas or resident apartments.
  • Attending to outside grounds maintenance.
  • Assisting with cleaning duties.
  • Painting of common spaces and apartments, as needed.
  • Taking responsibility for the set-up and take-down (tables, chairs, etc.) for in-house events.
  • Being at ease with technology (strong knowledge base) would be a plus to assist residents with technology related issues, as well as possibly doing regular grocery or other related orders as communicated by the Activity & Events Coordinator.
  • Driving & accompanying residents to events with the Activities Coordinator.
  • Assisting with the execution of in-house events with the Activities Coordinator.
  • Helping with admin tasks associated with activities such as creating posters, dispersing of posters or other handouts and other such duties as assigned.


· Arrive on time and ready to work.

· Maintain professionalism while on the job and throughout interactions with staff and residents.

· Maintain a cheerful and positive attitude.

· Ensure timely completion of tasks.

· Meet work expectations for apartments and common areas.

· Effective and appropriate communication between co-workers, management, and residents.

· Other duties as assigned by the Maintenance Director.


· Reliable

· Experience with cleaning or maintenance would be a plus.

Experience/knowledge with technology.

· Willing to learn

· Caring, kind and positive attitude

· Professionalism

· Can work on own, as well as part of a team

· Be able to pass a background check

· Be at least 18 years of age with reliable transportation

Work Remotely

  • No

Job Types: Full-time or Part-time (Full-time comes with the option to take health and dental benefits as well as Paid Time Off)

Job Types: Full-time, Part-time

Pay: $14.00 – $17.00 per hour

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