Maintenance Associate

REM Iowa

As a Handyman/Maintenance Specialist with REM Iowa, you will assist in maintaining HCBS residential homes, RDS Vocational sites, and REM Iowa Office for sites in Hiawatha/Cedar Rapids/Marion, Marshalltown, Vinton, Waterloo/Cedar Falls and Mason City. 

 Ensure that all grounds and equipment are in good working order to ensure a safe, attractive and enjoyable living and working environment for the individuals we serve. This position is critical to our success and exemplifies the wonderful mission driven work we do here every day. Join our dedicated, dynamic and fast growing team today!

Job Responsibilities:

  • Maintain an ongoing preventative maintenance program 
  • Repair and maintain kitchen, housekeeping, and other mechanical equipment Inspect and repair all damages to hallways, walls, ceilings, floors, roofs, and rooms 
  • Paint and refinish building surfaces 
  • Order necessary maintenance supplies and provide maintenance to all tools and equipment 
  • Monitor and assist in basic maintenance of facility vehicles 
  • Maintain operational records and data; monitor and enforce the observance of safety regulations 
  • Perform other related duties and activities as required. 


Full Time, Monday - Friday, Day hours


  • High School diploma or equivalent 
  • Minimum 1 year of related experience 
  • Working knowledge of and ability to handle all maintenance and electrical equipment 
  • Ability to manage/prioritize multiple tasks 
  • Effective communication skills and well-developed problem-solving skills 
  • Exceptional attention to detail and a commitment to quality in everything you do 

Come join our team of dedicated and caring professionals. Apply Today!


Job Benefits:

Why Join Us? 

  • Full time schedule
  • Paid Time Off and Health benefits to employees working a minimum of 30 hours/week 
  • Paid training and holiday pay 
  • Career development and advancement opportunities across a nationwide network 
  • Work with some of the best co-workers you could ask for and see your impact on the lives of those individuals we serve 
  • Since our funding comes from Federal and State payers, we offer stability and secure work opportunities 
COVID-19 Precautions:

Social distancing measure are taken and face masks are required. Temperatures are taken at the beginning of each day for all personnel; this includes new hires.

Application Instructions:

Please apply online at

Job ID: 73857

Posted 19 days ago

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