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Maintenance Assistant (AVA)

Maintenance Assistant (AVA)

Various Shifts
Union Position 
The Stafford
1200 Overlook Drive
Lake Oswego

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Now Hiring


Full-time Maintenance Assistant: The Stafford​ 

Various Shifts Available

Must apply online at: https://careers-avamere.icims.com

or in person, at facility

The Stafford- Boutique Retirement Community
1200 Overlook Drive
Lake Oswego, OR 97034
(503) 636-4589 




The primary purpose of this position is to maintain the grounds, facility and equipment in a safe and efficient manner to assure that a successful maintenance program is maintained at all times.


  • Perform routine maintenance on grounds, parking areas, driveways, etc. such as cutting, trimming, sweeping and cleaning.
  • Work to include: plumbing, plastering, electrical, carpentry and mechanical.
  • Replace bulbs, clean windows and assist others in lifting heavy equipment and supplies.
  • Service heating and cooling units/systems.
  • Coordinate daily maintenance services with nursing services when performing routine assignments in resident living areas.
  • Ensure that the facility and its equipment are properly maintained for resident comfort and convenience.
  • Create and uphold an atmosphere of warmth, patience, enthusiasm, and a calm and cheerful environment.


  • High School Diploma or equivalent.
  • Knowledgeable of maintenance practices, procedures, building codes and safety regulations.
  • Knowledgeable of boilers, compressors, generators and various mechanical, electrical and plumbing systems.
  • Familiar with maintenance of a building such as a nursing home, apartment complex or business facility.
  • Able to minimize waste of supplies and misuse of equipment.
  • Maintain confidentiality of all resident care information in accordance with HIPAA guidelines.

Facility Information

The Avamere Family of Companies takes a holistic approach to post-acute care. We have designed a service that combines all of healthcare companies and healthcare professionals tied by the common goal of providing seamless care and support for all of our patients.


The Stafford Retirement Community offers independent living and assisted living services. Designed as a destination resort, The Stafford is located in beautiful Lake Oswego, Oregon and serves Portland and surrounding communities. Our mission is to encourage independence while offering the assistance you need, when you need it. Come dine in our own in-house restaurant, enjoy an evening at our movie theater, spend a day at our spa, or join one of our art classes or social events. Our main goal is for you enjoy life. Join our team as we are currently seeking to add to our top notch talent!