Westminster Canterbury on Chesapeake Bay
  • Virginia Beach, VA, USA
  • Full Time - Day

Westminster-Canterbury on Chesapeake Bay currently has an amazing opportunity to serve others and grow professionally in a supportive environment. Our residents choose to live in our community based on the impeccable service, the warm, family-friendly atmosphere and the clean and inviting living spaces. We welcome YOU to join in on the incredible rewards of serving our residents.

Westminster Canterbury on Chesapeake Bay is currently hiring a Full Time Maintenance Mechanic for our Plant Operations and Management department.  

We have current openings for:

  • Full Time (Tuesday through Saturday from 8am-4:30pm and occasional on-call duties)

Our Full-Time employees are eligible for Medical, Dental and Vision Benefits on the first day of employment!

What will I do?

Our Maintenance Mechanic is responsible for performing plumbing, carpentry, and electrical duties across campus to ensure that apartments and the appliances in them re operating and in good repair.

  • Plan and affect the repair and renovation of offices, floors, stairways, partitions, doors, windows and furniture items.
  • Perform the installation, repair and maintenance of water, sewage, and drainage and air systems such as urinals, water closets, washbasins, sinks, drinking fountains, heat furnaces, boilers and processing tanks.
  • Conduct routine and operational checks related to the maintenance and repair of domestic appliances such as: ranges, refrigerators, laundry washers and dryers, dishwashers, microwave ovens, garbage disposals, and fan coil units
  • Participate in the loading, transportation and unloading of equipment and supplies.
  • Report on items requiring service or repair; monitor security of buildings on assigned shifts.


What do I need for this role?

  • A High School Degree or GED.
  • Plumber, carpenter, electrical or millwright experience.
  • Physical Requirements:
    1. Must be able to dead lift 50 pounds and walk 25 feet.
    2. Must be able to work in boiler room on occasions where temperatures in the summer rise to between 105 and 110 degrees F.
    3. Must be capable of climbing through a drop ceiling and working above the ceiling at heights of 8 to 14 feet above the floor.
    4. Must not have any physical limitations that would prevent the performing of duties and responsibilities of this job description


What makes Westminster Canterbury on Chesapeake Bay unique? 

Founded in 1982, Westminster Canterbury on Chesapeake Bay is a faith based, not-for-profit, Life Plan Continuing Care Community to serve older adults of all beliefs, their families and the broader community. 

Our waterfront community, located on the southern shore of Chesapeake Bay in Virginia Beach, in a beautiful, resort-like setting, provides innovative and comprehensive services designed to offer independent living, assisted living, and nursing care solutions. 

Our employees, residents and guests carry out our mission daily: Creating community to foster joy and well-being.   We maintain a close and friendly culture for our staff and residents by adhering to our Values of achieving excellence by giving and expecting:  

RESPECT for each Person.

PASSION for what we do. 


Check out our Facebook page at https://www.facebook.com/WestminsterCanterbury

Stay updated on Westminster Canterbury on Chesapeake Bay's response to COVID-19: https://www.wcbay.com/coronavirus

Westminster Canterbury on Chesapeake Bay is an Equal Opportunity Employer that recruits and hires qualified candidates without regard to race, religion, sex, sexual orientation, age, national origin, ancestry, citizenship, disability or veteran status. Candidates are screened, in accordance with the Code of Virginia, with the State Police criminal background check including sex offender crimes. All new hires are subject to a Pre-Employment Drug Screen.

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