Director of Plant Operations for a Spectacular Senior Living Community

1545 Southeast 223rd Avenue, Gresham, OR 97030, United States Full Time Hourly Rate: n/a

Company Description

Do you have HEART? We are looking for individuals who can embrace our mission to purposely brighten and enrich the lives of those we serve with HEART:






The Director of Plant Operations is responsible for overseeing the overall maintenance and upkeep of the community. The ideal candidate would have experience in a senior living or property management environment, have excellent time management skills, communicates effectively and maintains good relations with residents, staff, families & vendors. The right candidate would earn $30 to $34 an hour.


Job Description

  • Hire, train, manage, discipline, and terminate department staff.
  • Implement and maintain preventative maintenance programs (TELS and daily checklist).
  • Coordinate compliance with local, state, and federal building codes and guidelines.
  • Coordinate with contractors and venders to make sure insurance and licenses are current.
  • Conduct regular inspections of all Life Safety Systems including fire extinguishers, sprinkler, and alarm systems.
  • Coordinate and perform housekeeping services to assure a high standard of cleanliness both inside and outside the building. 
  • Coordinate annual maintenance and deep cleaning programs for apartments and common areas.
  • Coordinate necessary repairs and maintenance in apartments and common areas including refurbishment for move-ins.
  • Work closely with Executive Director in creating and scheduling capital budgets.
  • Establish and obtain bids for all capital projects. 
  • Coordinate annual maintenance programs for apartments and common areas.
  • Coordinate necessary repairs and maintenance in apartments and common areas including refurbishment for move-ins.
  • Ensure that the outside of the property is maintained including landscaping and snow removal. 
  • Coordinate the removal of garbage and trash for the property.
  • Coordinate department’s team members schedules to ensure the proper maintenance and cleanliness of office public spaces, residential apartments, and grounds.
  • Prepare and follow approved department budget.
  • Maintain inventory control for all general supplies, parts, and equipment.
  • Maintain all required maintenance and housekeeping files.
  • Schedule and conduct training sessions and department meetings.
  • Understand and implement the role of the department’s safety and disaster plan. 
  • Head safety committee meetings.


  • 2+ years of maintenance or plant operations experience required.
  • Management experience preferred but not required.
  • You have clear and positive communication with everybody that you encounter.
  • You pride yourself on having the ability and responsibility to maintain a clean and functional facility.
  • You are self-assured and possess a can-do attitude.

Additional Information

Senior Lifestyle offers a comprehensive benefits plan to eligible team members including health, dental, vision, retirement benefits, short-term disability, long-term disability, and paid time off. 

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