Company: Parker

Location: Piscataway, NJ

Parker is a pioneer in the field of long-term care and aging services. We are among the first to embrace person-directed care, small home models, and changing the conversation around aging in America. Parker is a not-for-profit organization with a mission "to discover ways to make aging manageable, relatable, and enriching for all of society" and a vision to "make aging part of life." With our tremendous growth and diversity into new markets, we are seeking a FULL TIME -

3pm - 11pm Maintenance Mechanic for our home in Piscataway, NJ.


Maintains production and quality by ensuring operation of machinery and mechanical equipment and performs technical repairs and maintenance tasks such as, refurbishing, troubleshooting, repairs and preventive maintenance service.

Essential Duties: 

The following statements reflect the general responsibilities and standards associated with the performance of this job. This description is not intended and shall not be interpreted as a comprehensive list of all tasks, duties, responsibilities, and skills required.

  • Maintenance and repair of buildings, utilities systems, plumbing, masonry, carpentry, painting, electrical work, refrigeration, air conditioning, heating, emergency generator, maintenance of parking lots.

  • Troubleshoot, assess and repair equipment; HVAC/boilers, kitchen, laundry, Pers/Nurse call devices, Fire Alarm devices and all medical related equipment in accordance with prints/diagrams, operation manuals and manufacturers’ specifications, using hand/power tools and precision measuring and testing instruments.

  • Performs daily equipment/safety rounds and documents results.

  • Knowledge of BMS (Building Management System), Metasys, Fire Alarm systems, fire sprinkler systems, elevators, and DSX door operating systems.

  • Operational knowledge of snow removal equipment such as snow plows, snow blowers and salt spreaders.

  • May initiate purchase requisitions for parts and sundry items with the approval of the Manager of Maintenance.

  • Keep equipment records listing date of servicing, preventive maintenance and parts usage.

  • Able to assess scope of assigned tasks and estimate labor hours and material usage.

  • Must follow all Safety and Regulatory requirements.

  • Must be able to complete required departmental paper work.

  • Have general knowledge of computer software and maintenance work order system.

  • Coordinates with other departments to provide services and follows up to assure completion.

  • Maintains adherence to company policies, safety standards and good housekeeping practices.

  • Assures that tools and equipment are properly maintained and all preventative maintenance is performed to assure efficient operations.

  • Assures efficient and economical utilization of materials, improvement of methods, and elimination of wasteful practices.

  • Other duties are assigned and/or required.

Schedule: Third Shift and Weekend roles available. 23:00-07:00.  

Rate: TBD (competitive, based on qualifications)


  • High school diploma or G.E.D., required

  • Courses in Shop, Arithmetic, General Science, Plumbing, Basic Electricity I, Air Conditioning I and II or IV, Black Seal Boiler License – Low Pressure (or higher) and refrigeration courses.

  • Previous experience in the building trade; healthcare setting preferred

  • Valid New Jersey driver’s license in good standing

  • Ability to obtain CDL as appropriate

Parker is an employer of choice, with an employee retention rate of 94% - the highest retention rate in the long-term care field. Parker’s mission includes advancing learning opportunities for nurses, other health care professionals and caregivers. Parker invests in building and sustaining organizational talent to develop a high-performing team of leaders and employees aligned to Parker’s culture of quality care and service.

Eligible Parker's Superior Benefit Package : Full Time, (FT) - 40 hours per week, any shift Part Time Eligible (PTE) – 22.5 or more hours per week, any shift

Parker Benefits:

  • Competitive Compensation

  • Bonus

  • Paid Time Off (PTO)

  • Fully Paid Pension Plan

  • 403(b) Tax Shelter Annuity

  • Tuition Reimbursement Program

  • Excellent Medical, Dental, Vision and Prescription Plans

  • Company Paid Life Insurance / Long Term Disability

  • On site Health & Wellness Center

  • On site Day Care Center (River Road Campus)* *


Email resume here, with subject: "Maintenance Mechanic Position" and attach your resume.