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Cassia Environmental Services Director in Newton, Iowa

Newton Village , a 5-star rated, 24-bed senior care campus, is hiring a Full-Time Environmental Services Director to join our team!

In this role, you will perform routine maintenance repairs and projects around our campus. You will have the opportunity to bond with our residents and make a difference in their lives. Our ideal candidate is a strong leader with excellent customer service and time management skills.

In 2020, we were voted best apartment complex, best retirement community and came in 2nd behind The Dental Practice as best place to work in Jasper County.

This is a Full-Time, benefit eligible position working Monday - Friday with occasional on-call.


  • Paid Time Off (PTO)

  • Healthcare, Dental benefits for Full-Time employees

  • Supplemental Benefits (vision, life, disability, and more) for Full-Time employees

  • Flex Spending Accounts for Full-Time employees

  • On-site Parking

  • Retirement with employer match

  • Competitive wages with credit for experience!

  • Tuition Discount Opportunities

  • Work with an amazing team with decades of experience!

    Environmental Services Director responsibilities:

  • Responsible for managing the departments of laundry and housekeeping and collaborating with Maintenance Director on routine maintenance repairs and projects, respond to maintenance requests by residents and staff.

  • Assist with schedules for preventative maintenance programs for major equipment and make sure it is in good operating condition.

  • Communicate and build relationships with outside vendors to ensure contracted services are performed.

  • Serve on Safety Committee, managing records, and reviewing surveys.

  • Interact with health and safety inspectors to ensure the safety of all residents and staff.

  • Respond to emergencies on an on-call basis.

  • Complete heavy janitorial/ maintenance work as needed.

  • Perform other tasks as needed.

    Environmental Services Director skills and requirements:

  • Previous experience in Long Term Care/ Assisted Living preferred.

  • Strong knowledge of building electrical systems, HVAC systems, boilers, plumbing, and water supply systems.

  • Knowledge of state, federal, and OSHA regulations.

  • Ability to work effectively with others within an interdisciplinary team and professionally interact with residents, family members, staff, corporate leadership, and outside contractors.

  • Exceptional customer service and communication skills.

  • Self-motivated, able to work as a team leader/supervisor, organize departmental goals and objectives

  • Ability to prioritize multiple requests throughout the day.

  • Ability to lift up to 50 pounds periodically.

  • Other activities include frequent kneeling, bending/ stooping, and pushing/ pulling to complete tasks throughout the day.

    About Us:

    We take pride in providing compassionate care to our residents by focusing on our 8 pillars of excellence (Compassion, Integrity, Excellence, Innovation, Stewardship, Unity, Respect, and Collaboration). Our campus is conveniently located on the bus line and we offer free off-street parking. Apply today to make a difference in the lives of those we serve!

    Join our friendly staff at our award-winning campus! Here at Newton Village, we care about you and we show it by offering discounted meals, free meal tickets, and gifts to our staff. We take pride in supporting you succeed and offer plenty of opportunities for advancement. Here we have a generous staff to resident ratio as well as flexible scheduling and wonderful benefits. Don't hesitate- apply today to join our team!

    Cassia, an affiliation between Augustana Care and Elim Care, is a Christian mission nonprofit organization with over 200 years of combined experience caring for those in need. We strive to inspire residents to live the lives that are most fulfilling to them. We take pride in the longevity of our management team and invite you to apply to learn more!

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