Job Description

Wellage - Maintenance Associate - Sopris Lodge

Sopris Lodge, 295 Rio Grande Ave., Carbondale, Colorado, United States of America Req #3853
Thursday, February 17, 2022
WellAge is an established and recognized leader driving high-quality service innovation for seniors and value for our investors. "WellAge" means "aging well," inspiring our focus to create innovative and customer-driven models filled with personalized and meaningful living experiences.

Join our team today! 

The Maintenance Assistant will provide the necessary maintenance of the building, equipment, and conduct maintenance and repairs as requested by staff and residents. 


Maintenance Duties:             

  • Replace float units in community toilets and washers and unclog drains and remove sink traps for cleaning

  • Replace and clean air filters in air-conditioning and heating units, washers, dryers, extractors, water systems, vents, and exhaust fans in bathrooms and over stoves

  • Repair windows, screens, shades, blinds, and curtain and drapery rods

  • Repair doors, hinges, handles, and locks

  • Repair lawn mowers, stoves, ovens, washers, dryers, floor machines, ice machines, etc.

  • Replace light bulbs, fuses, ballasts, circuit breakers, extension cords, electric plugs, bed-call cords, pull chains, emergency-call system cords, electrical outlets, etc.

  • Repair beds, wheelchairs, walkers, canes, crutches, hand rails, railings, grab bars, towel bars, soap dishes, and water/bath sprays

  • Paint walls, ceilings, doors, window and door frames, tables, chairs, shelves, racks, and parking space stripes

  • Build and construct shelves, racks, tables, benches, foot stools, and bulletin boards

  • Repair maintain, and paint closets, rods, shelves, bedside tables, drawers, and closet doors

  • Replace smoke detectors, sprinkler heads, and mixing valves

  • Repair and replace gutters, downspouts, and drains

  • Repair minor roof leaks

  • Maintain all tools in good working order

  • Replace ceiling and floor tile

  • Maintain and repair lawn furniture and outside decor such as fountains, lights, etc.

Support Duties:             

  • Clean up after every job and test the equipment to be assured it is in proper working order

  • Conduct and supervise required fire drills

  • All other duties as assigned

Reporting Duties:              

  • Complete routine maintenance inspections throughout the building

  • Maintain current knowledge of all emergency call, Wi-Fi, systems, etc. 


  • Ability to use tools and equipment to repair and construct

  • Knowledge and ability to work on plumbing systems, electrical systems, alarm systems, appliances, household and commercial stoves, refrigerators, washers, dryers, air-conditioning and heating units

  • Ability to read and understand specifications, plans, corrections, and state and federal standards and safety requirements


  • High School Diploma or GED preferred                                                                                             

  • One year of maintenance experience preferred

Wellage is an equal opportunity employer.

Other details

  • Pay Type Hourly
  • Employment Indicator Regular
  • Min Hiring Rate $20.00
  • Max Hiring Rate $20.00

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