• Apartment Maintenance Technicians

    Posted: 12/14/2020

    Job Description

    The Maintenance Technician is responsible for assisting the Property Manager and Maintenance Supervisor in all areas throughout our community.

    Qualifications:

    at least 2 years’ experience in community management maintenance, other building maintenance or related trade. Renovation experience may be required for older properties built 10 or more years ago.
    Competitive compensation based on experience.

    We also offer health, dental, vision, life, short/long term disability plus other voluntary products.

    Responsibilities:

    Ensure all service requests and repairs are made correctly and in a timely manner
    Maintain an organized, clean and safe work area
    Assist service manager with monitoring inventory of parts and supplies at appropriate levels
    Comply with all personnel management policies and procedures
    Help service manager oversee completion of service requests in 48 hours or per community policy
    Help service manager ensure staff is motivated and functions as an effective team
    Maintain superior customer service relationship
    Communicate effectively with residents, fellow associates, vendors and supervisors
    Work with service manager to maintain effective preventative maintenance program
    Work with service manager to adhere to budget guidelines
    Assist service manager to maintain hazard communications program
    Inspect grounds, buildings, and other community features as required to minimize liability concerns
    Ensure adherence to the Ventron’s safety and hazard communications programs, policies and procedures
    Work with Maintenance Supervisor to ensure physical condition of community is maintained according to company operating and safety standards
    Work with maintenance team to ensure excellent curb appeal at all times
    Assist with turnkey operations if needed
    Adhere to Ventron Standard Operating Procedures
    Attend and participate in technical training programs to maintain personal skill level
    Other tasks or duties as assigned by supervisor
    Maintenance Technician Qualifications:Each job duty must be performed with focus and accuracy. The essential knowledge, skills and abilities you need are outlined below.

    Education:

    High School Diploma/GED required
    1 - 3 years HVAC Technical Training
    Ability to read and write English for safety and productivity reasons
    Ability to accurately perform basic mathematical functions
    Maintenance Technician Licenses/Equipment

    Valid driver's license and current automobile insurance is required; position requires own vehicle to fulfill all of job’s functions
    EPA certification Type I and II
    Pest control , if performed in-house
    Other licenses and certifications as required by Ventron, state or federal law
    Own set of basic hand tools; tools not provided by community
    Use of general maintenance equipment including but not limited to: hand tools, ladders, refrigerant recovery units, landscaping equipment and required safety equipment; all equipment must be used without jeopardizing the safety of yourself, fellow associates or residents
    Appropriate safety equipment and apparel that includes proper footwear, such as work boots

    Skills

    Ability to read, analyze and interpret all forms of information
    Excellent written and verbal communication skills
    Strong Trouble Shooting Skills
    Ability to accept and learn from constructive criticism
    Well organized, detail oriented and efficient
    Team oriented with ability to work independently on occasion
    Ability to prioritize and multi-task
    Must possess strong analytical and problem solving skills
    Strong customer service orientation
    Ability to meet deadlines which may include late hours and weekends as needed
    Ability to follow oral and written instructions

    Special skills include ability to diagnose problems with and repair the following:
    Major Appliances
    HVAC, with EPA Certification
    Basic to intermediate plumbing, sheetrock and general carpentry
    Basic to intermediate electrical, when no license required
    Pool care and
    Pest control if required by community
    Wallpaper/painting
    Irrigation maintenance and repairs
    Landscaping
    Fountain maintenance and repairs
    Foundation/sidewalk repairs
    Ice/snow removal