Your responsibilities include, but are not limited to, the following tasks:
Responsible for completing all Make-Ready duties assigned.
Assist in other types of maintenance, when necessary (i.e. service requests).
On-call in accordance with scheduling to handle maintenance emergencies from residents and property emergencies.
Reports to Maintenance Supervisor.
Maintains relationships with other staff members, working closest with other maintenance workers.
Maintains relationships with current and prospective residents.
Maintains relationships with any contract laborers working on property.
The activities listed below are not all inclusive, however, they are indicative of the types of activities normally performed by the Maintenance Technician.
Complete all duties on Make-Ready checklist:
Service appliances, plumbing and electrical fixtures.
Repair or replace old and faulty parts.
Replace burned-out light bulbs and globes.
Corrective Maintenance: Satisfies service requests following company procedures:
Enters at resident’s convenience, if possible.
Makes necessary repairs.
Cleans up thoroughly.
Observes condition of apartment and reports any unusual circumstances (i.e. size and number of pets).
Leaves notice of work performed.
Is on call for emergency maintenance duty when assigned.
Is familiar with power, water, and gas turnoffs, clean-out traps, fire extinguishes and fire hydrants.
Knows emergency telephone numbers (fire, police, and maintenance supervisor).
Follows all company emergency procedures.
Assists in maintaining inventory of tools, equipment, and supplies.
Picks up trash on property.
Reports all needed repairs to Maintenance Supervisor.
Assists with other types of maintenance when necessary.
Attends all instructional classes conducted by management.
High school education or equivalent.
Full-time maintenance experience.
Good safety habits.
Familiarity with electricity, plumbing, and carpentry.
Working knowledge of HVAC systems and various appliances.
Compatible with wide range of people.
Needs to possess a technical background, be thorough, reliable, responsible, honest, organized, flexible, and be service oriented.
4. Physical Demands of the Position
Medium work – frequently lifting, carrying, pushing or pulling 20 – 50 pounds and constantly moving appliances and heavy machinery correctly and safely.
Climbing – frequently ascending or descending ladders, stairs, scaffolding, ramps, poles, and the like, using feet and legs, or hands and arms. Body agility is important. Maintaining body equilibrium to prevent falling when walking, standing or crouching.
Stooping – frequently bending body downward and forward by bending spine at the waist, requiring full use of the lower extremities and back muscles.
Kneeling – frequently bending legs at knees to come to rest on knee or knees.
Crouching – frequently bending body downward and forward by bending legs and spine.
Reaching – frequently extending hand(s) or arm(s) in any direction.
Handling – frequently seizing, holding, grasping turning or otherwise working with hand or hands. Fingers are involved only to the extent that they are an extension of the hand, such as to turn a switch or shift automobile gears.