SE DC Residential/Apartment Maintenance Technician
Edgewood Management is looking to hire a Maintenance Technician in Washington DC! The Ideal candidate has at least 2 years of basic knowledge and experience in residential property management maintenance & repair, plumbing, electrical, appliance, carpentry, and painting gained through formal education and/or on-the-job training. The Maintenance Technician reports to the Maintenance Supervisor. RESIDENTIAL APARTMENT MAINTENANCE TECHNICIAN POSITION SUMMARY RESPONSIBILITY Complete service requests in a timely manner. Complete make-readies. Painting and shampooing of vacant units. Maintains grounds and pools. Basic Knowledge of maintenance and repair tools "On call" periodically. Walk the property and report any liability problems immediately. Perform all duties called upon by supervisor to ensure that the property operates in an efficient and economic manner. QUALIFICATION Basic experience of general repair, maintenance, plumbing, electrical, drywall, appliance, carpentry, HVAC and painting for residential property management gained through formal education and on-the-job training. Skill to maintain grounds and pools. tools and equipment Deadline and detail-oriented Ability to handle physical workload Troubleshooting Equipment Maintenance Teamwork Reliable Transportation - A MUST Edgewood Management Corporation provides superior management services for a variety of residential properties and has an exceptional track record to resolve problems and reposition troubled assets in all areas: operations, administrative, financial and physical. Edgewood Management Corporation is recognized as the 9th largest manager of Affordable Housing by the National Affordable Housing Management Association and the 50th largest manager by the National Multi-Housing Council.This position requires installation, maintenance, and repair work for the overall upkeep of buildings, grounds, and equipment. The Maintenance Technician performs all general maintenance of the apartment community including but not limited to: plumbing, electric, drywall, grounds, HVAC maintenance & repair, unit inspections, painting, work orders, carpentry, turns and maintenance support. . Basic experience with the general repair and maintenance in plumbing, electrical, appliance, carpentry, HVAC and painting for residential property management gained through formal education and/or on-the-job training. 2+ years Residential Property Management Maintenance & Repair experience Thorough knowledge of the occupational hazards and corresponding safety precautions necessary for the safe performance in using equipment/tools to complete assigned tasks. Able to frequently walk the property Communicate Effectively in person & in writing Ability to multiple task May be required to work overtime, work outside, travel, be on-call or be available for emergency situations including weekends (emergencies) and holidays. Good oral, written and interpersonal communication skills. Attention to detail and good mathematics skills. Ability to work with others and foster an environment of team work. Manual dexterity and coordination needed to operate hand and power tools and equipment. Must be able to lift 50 pounds without assistance. May be required to have a valid driver's license and a good driving record. EDUCATION/EXPERIENCE High School diploma or equivalent. Two years' experience as a residential property management maintenance technician and at least Eighteen months of education, on the job training, or formal training beyond high school level in general apartment maintenance and repair, HVAC maintenance and repair experience or closely related experience to ensure the ability to recognize electrical, plumbing, and mechanical malfunctions or equipment failure. PHYSICAL DEMANDS/WORKING CONDITIONS/HAZARDS Light/heavy lifting, carrying materials, operating light/heavy equipment, moving of equipment. Ability to work in all types of weather. Occasional hazards with materials in the grounds trade, including chemicals. Must be able to frequently walk the apartment community. Edgewood Management Corporation is a 40-year-old, premiere affordable property management company, responsible for 27,000 units in fourteen states and the District of Columbia. Edgewood's portfolio represents a variety of multifamily products that include high-rise, mid-rise, garden and townhouse style rental units. We are recognized as the 9th largest manager of Affordable Housing by the National Affordable Housing Management Association and the 50th largest manager by the National Multi-Housing Council. Edgewood Management prides itself on offering a competitive salary and extensive, market-competitive benefits.