Providence Health & Services Maintenance Specialist in Olympia, Washington


Providence is calling a Maintenance Specialist (0.0 FTE, Variable Shift) to Providence Mother Joseph Care Center in Olympia, Washington. We are a community of caregivers delivering every day on our Mission to provide compassionate care that is accessible for all – especially those who are poor and vulnerable.

*Please note that this is an on-call position.*

In this position you will:

  • Perform routine maintenance and care of building and grounds in order to provide a safe, attractive, and orderly environment for the care of participants/residents/patients/clients.

  • Be responsible for daily maintenance and repair, nurse call systems, or any other assigned maintenance related item at the facility.

  • Assist in the development and enforcement of fire, safety and security procedures.

  • Order and receive maintenance supplies.

  • Tests fire alarm pull stations, generators, fluid levels in generator, fire doors, hot water temperatures for residents and laundry within the specified time-frames.


Required qualifications for this position include:

  • High School Diploma or GED

  • Valid Washington State Driver’s license

  • 1 year of experience in building maintenance, including plumbing, electrical, carpentry, HVAC, and/or drywall repair

Preferred qualifications for this position include:

  • Three years maintenance experience in a health care facility

  • Certification and/or building trade license

About the skilled nursing facility you will serve.

Providence Mother Joseph Care Center in Olympia, Washington serves people of all ages and faiths. Our Transitional Care Unit is designed for patients coming out of the hospital who need skilled nursing care, end of life care, or rehabilitation for those recovering from surgery or who have a functional loss from illness, disease, or an accident. Our Long Term Care unit provides skilled nursing in a residential setting, addressing the needs of our residents through creating a sense of community and home in “neighborhoods” and providing a model of care that is resident-centered.

We offer a full comprehensive range of benefits - see our website for details

Our Mission

As expressions of God’s healing love, witnessed through the ministry of Jesus, we are steadfast in serving all, especially those who are poor and vulnerable.

About Us

Providence Health & Services is a not-for-profit Catholic network of hospitals, care centers, health plans, physicians, clinics, home health care and services guided by a Mission of caring the Sisters of Providence began over 160 years ago. Providence is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. Providence does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, disability, veteran, military status, religion, age, creed, national origin, sexual identity or expression, sexual orientation, marital status, genetic information, or any other basis prohibited by local, state, or federal law.

Schedule: On Call

Shift: Day

Job Category: Maintenance

Location: Washington-Olympia

Req ID: 192732