About this job
The Maintenance Technician is often the single most responsible individual for resident satisfaction. Not only does the Maintenance Technician play a key role in the resident's comfort, their service often includes more interaction with the residents than any other on-site personnel. It is therefore essential that the Maintenance Technician portray a professional, courteous and caring attitude while on the job.
The following qualifications must be met to be considered for the position of Maintenance Technician. Experience is preferred.
Must be able to lift 80-100 lbs on a regular basis
Must be able to walk up and down stairs on a regular basis
Must have a valid drivers license and reliable transportation with insurance and registration
This position is responsible for all after-hour emergency situations, so applicant must live on the property.
Must be available for night/weekend call duty.
Must have the knowledge and ability to perform the following duties:
repair/replace locks, smoke alarms
roofing inspection/minor roof repair
change AC filters
HVAC repairs (must have HVAC license if working with refrigerant)
drywall repairs & painting
replace broken windows
carpet and pad repair/replacement
comply with OSHA regulations
In addition to the skills listed above, the Service Technician is responsible for completion of the following duties:
Observe all precautions as outlined in the Personal Safety policy in the Maintenance Manual.
Complete resident requested service orders on a timely basis. (Lincoln standard turnaround time for completion of service requests is 24 hours, unless circumstances dictate otherwise.)
Complete all assigned maintenance work on vacant apartments within the Lincoln standard of 7 days or 5 business days.
Comply with all Housing Guidelines, OSHA regulations and any applicable laws in your area regarding health, safety, or environment.
Maintain mold logs, MSDS sheets
Order maintenance supplies with approval from Business Manager.
Train newly-hired Service Technicians and/or Porters.
Ensure building lights and timers are working properly.
Install appliances as necessary.
Assist Business Manager/office personnel as needed in emergency situations.
Consult with Business Manager and/or Maintenance Supervisor on major repairs, replacements and/or contracts.
Attend meetings and seminars as requested by Business Manager, Regional Property Manager or Maintenance Supervisor.
High School or equivalent.