Maintenance Technician (EPA) (Post Parkside)

Employer
Mid America Apartment Communities
Location
Hyattsville, MD
Posted
Jun 20, 2017
Closes
Jun 21, 2017
Industry
Specialty Trades
Hours
Full Time
Job Description Maintenance Technicians—don't pass up this opportunity for a rewarding position with an industry-leading property management organization! Join our team at Mid-AmericaApartment Communities! With over 25 years in the real estate industry, we manage multifamily homes throughout the Sunbelt region of the United States. Due to our continued growth, we are seeking an experienced and personable Maintenance Technician to join the MAA family. In this role, it will be up to you to maintain the property at your assigned location and to ensure a safe and attractive living environment for residents, visitors, and staff. Since you will interact directly with residents, excellent customer service abilities will be as important as your extensive technical know-how. We offer competitive pay, great benefits, and a company culture that is dedicated to your professional development, career advancement, and success. If this sounds like the kind of position you've been looking for, and if you meet our qualifications, we want to talk with you. Contact us today! All MAA associates must successfully clear a background investigation to include but may not be limited to: criminal background check, pre-employment drug screening and an employment verification process. Weekend and after hours work may be required. Job Responsibilities As a Maintenance Technician, your overall responsibility will be to ensure that the apartment units and other property facilities at your assigned location remain in good working order. This can include maintaining air conditioning and heating units, electrical appliances and outlets, plumbing, carpentry, and locks. You will follow a planned preventive maintenance schedule and will follow up with residents after repairs are completed. Your specific duties in this role will include: Taking service orders, prioritizing them, and handling each order in an efficient and timely manner Examining and diagnosing problems with air conditioning and heating units for individual apartment units or property facilities and performing any necessary maintenance or repairs Interacting on a regular basis with leasing consultants, Property Manager, and residents Repairing and replacing any kitchen appliances that are the property of Mid-America, such as refrigerators, stoves, washers, and dryers Performing minor to moderate-level plumbing repairs and replacement/installation, including repairing leaks in toilets and sinks, and unclogging toilets as requested Repairing and replacing light fixtures and performing other minor electrical work Repairing locks and making other miscellaneous repairs on your assigned property Performing painting duties as assigned Preparing recently vacated units for new rental as assigned Maintaining the swimming pool and performing other duties to keep the property landscape in order Working on an on-call basis or overtime hours as needed Performing other miscellaneous duties as assigned Benefits As a Maintenance Technician with Mid-America Apartment Communities, you will be part of an established industry leader with over a quarter of a century in the business. You will find that we are the kind of team-oriented organization where your opinions are truly valued. Your continued success and professional development is important to us, and we provide plenty of opportunities for additional training as well as for advancement to positions of greater responsibility (we prefer to promote from within whenever possible) We will reward your hard work and professional dedication with competitive compensation,including full benefits. Here is some of what we have to offer: Medical, dental, and vision coverage Life insurance w/ AD&D Short- and long-term disability 401(k) w/ company match Employee stock purchase plan Paid time off Sick leave Paid holidays Tuition reimbursement Referral bonus Apartment discounts Required Skills: Skilled in heating and air conditioning unit repair and maintenance. Skilled in repair and maintenance of household appliances, plumbing, and lighting fixtures. Must have professional communication skills, both verbal and written. Must operate specialized tools efficiently. EPA Type II certification and/or pool certification may be required based upon the Property Manager's needs. Valid Drivers License. Must be able to work in environmental and physical challenging working conditions. Company Description With over 25 years in the real estate industry, we manage multifamily homes throughout the Sunbelt region of the United States. Due to our continued growth, we are seeking motivated people to join our family! MAA offers a comprehensive benefits package designed to contribute greatly to your annual compensation and to your personal well-being. It begins with our culture. The cornerstone of MAA is the belief that our greatest asset are our Associates. 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