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Assistant Maintenance Supervisor

Beacon Communities LLC Pittsburgh ,PA
  • Expired: over a month ago. Applications are no longer accepted.
Job Description


(Updated 8.27.10)


General Statement of Duties:  Responsible for assisting with the property’s maintenance and facilities operations to enhance the value of the community.  Assists with supervision of maintenance staff.  Maintains property’s equipment and machinery. 


Supervision Received:  Reports to Maintenance Supervisor and Property Manager


Supervision Exercised:  Assists with supervision of maintenance staff


FLSA status:                    Non-exempt


Essential Functions of the Position: (Any one position may not include all of the duties listed, nor do the listed examples include all duties that may be found in positions of this class.)


  • Painting of apartments during turnovers.

  • Maintains decorating replacement schedules and oversees and schedules unit and common area painting.

  • Assists with Supervising maintenance staff and serves as company representative with contractors and temporary staff.  Coordinates and assists with training maintenance staff.

  • Schedules and assists with completing daily operations (service orders, repaints/recarpets, apartment turnovers, etc.).

  • Performs general carpentry duties such as wallboard repair, countertop/cabinet replacement, finish carpentry, door repair and vinyl floor, cove and wall base installation. 

  • Reviews and tracks progress of service orders.

  • Monitors inventory and purchases of painting supplies and other maintenance supplies. Prepares purchase orders, requisitions, and contracts for equipment, supplies and services.

  • Assists with trash and snow removal.

  • Preforms assigned preventive maintenance duties and tasks.

  • Assists in the safeguarding of company equipment, materials, common area, mechanical rooms and vacant apartments.

  • Picks up and delivers supplies using company vehicle or personal vehicle.

  • Preserves and respects resident and applicant confidentiality.

  • Fosters a positive, active and collaborative relationship with residents, communities and associated agencies.

  • Participates in and completes training seminars and on-line trainings as requested.

  • Create and update/close work orders on both a computer and a tablet.

  • Enforces and adheres to company policies, rules, safety practices and regulations.


Minimum Qualifications


Education, Training and Experience:  Any combination of education, training and experience which demonstrates ability to perform the duties and responsibilities as described including related building or property maintenance supervisory work experience. Certified Apartment Maintenance Technician preferred.  Designated certifications for property type where required.                


Qualifications and Skills:  Knowledgeable and skilled in the safe use of hand tools and small power tools. Must be computer proficient. Ability to supervise maintenance staff.  Must be computer proficient. Must possess neat and orderly work habits.  Maintains a valid driver's license.  Possesses adequate knowledge of plumbing, electrical, carpentry and heating standard practices.  Professional demeanor and solid interpersonal skills.  Ability to handle emergency and pressure sensitive situations due to complexity and time sensitivity when resolving problems.


Physical Capabilities:  Must live within 30 minutes of the property. Candidate must be able to lift 50 pounds, climb and work on ladders, work with arms raised over head, stand/walk for long periods of time, climb stairs, bend at waist and knees to lift boxes, appliances, furniture, shovel snow, etc.


Beacon Core Competencies required for all positions:

Teamwork, Integrity/Ethics, Dependability, Customer Focus, Adaptability/Flexibility.


Beacon Management Competencies required for Management positions:

Decision-Making / Judgement, Communication, Budgets/Cost Control, Managing For Results, People Development.


Beacon Maintenance Supervisor Competencies required:

Job Knowledge, Problem Solving/Analysis, Work Environment Safety, Planning, Interpersonal Skills.



Beacon Communities LLC seeks a diverse pool of candidates. We are committed to a policy of equal employment opportunity without regard to race, color, ancestry, national origin, religion, disability, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, age, veteran status or other protected class.




Company Description
At Beacon, we make a positive difference every day. Living Well by Design embodies our beliefs and drives our way of working. We care passionately about creating vibrant communities – and we can only do this by engaging the best and brightest employees from a variety of professional backgrounds. And just as we commit to Living Well by Design, we commit to your success.

2018, 2019 Boston Globe Best Places to Work

Beacon Communities LLC


101 N. Dithridge Street
Pittsburgh, PA