Maintenance Technician

Employer
Equity Residential
Location
Washington, DC
Posted
Jun 20, 2017
Closes
Jun 21, 2017
Industry
Specialty Trades
Hours
Full Time
Working for Equity Residential means being part of a community a employees and residents a striving to provide the best in apartment living speaking boldly about new ideas for innovation and inspiring creativity in theways we live and work Thata s what our Be Think Play Live culture is allabout Our Maintenance Technicians are a key part of each communitya ssuccess They are our repair experts who provide the technical know how behindeach apartment community From HVAC to plumbing to a fresh coat of paint Maintenance Technicians have a hand in every apartment and every residenta ssatisfaction Maintenance Technicians are personable technically skilledindividuals with a keen eye for detail an ability to learn new skills quickly a curiosity for how things work and a passion for working with their hands As a Maintenance Technician you will work with one of our topproperty management teams to provide exceptional service to residents Each daywill be unique requiring a diverse set of skills You will collaborate withteam members to assess and respond to maintenance issues develop a rapportwith residents by being both knowledgeable and friendly and inspire trust bycaring for our community and making our apartments feel like home WHO YOU ARE A Maintenance Whiz You have a solid understanding ofgeneral maintenance and are quick to learn new skills A Clear Communicator You help residents and teammatesunderstand the timeline and process for repairs A Team Player You are united with teammates in delivering the best experience toresidents Proactive You act like an owner performing regular maintenance to avoid emergencies Personable You are respectful pleasant to be around and enjoy engaging with others Levelheaded You keep your cool during maintenance emergencies and quickly findsolutions Motivated You invest extra energy to reach your goals Solution Oriented You follow through on commitments letting residents know they matter Organized You are flexible and able to jugglemultiple priorities and interactions with residents and teammates smoothly WHAT YOUa LL DO Repair and enhance our community Youa ll be responsible for repairing and maintaining all plumbing electrical appliance carpentry and painting needs of the community On the job training will be provided as needed Build rapport with residents You ll make positiveconnections with residents by offering a smile and a greeting when you see themand chatting as you make repairs in their homes Respond to service requests Youa ll launch into action whenmaintenance issues arise collaborating with teammates and prioritizing servicerequests to earn trust and build resident satisfaction Know the make ready schedule Youa ll monitor apartment vacancies dailyand initiate the turnover process with painting cleaning and repairing Tend to preventive maintenance Youa ll safeguard equipment with regulartune ups helping equipment last longer and minimizing costly repairs Notice the details Youa ll walk the property daily inspecting all areas for cleanliness and safety and helping to maintain greatcurb appeal REQUIREMENTS years ofhands on general maintenance experience Availability towork a flexible schedule including weekends Rotating on callresponsibility for after hours emergencies Valid driver slicense and or access to reliable transportation PREFERRED EXPERIENCE High schooldiploma or equivalent Trade schooland or military training or industry designation CAMT or CAMT II HVAC Experience EPA Certification Type I II or Universal REWARDS We recognize everyone hasdifferent needs outside of work Thata s why in addition to a competitivebenefits package medical dental vision and paid time off we offer manyunique options to employees like adoption benefits and paid time off forcommunity service projects To learn more view our Total Wellbeing page here