Echelon Property Group Service Technician - Wheat Ridge in Wheat Ridge, Colorado
Service Technician - NewGate
Position Summary: Under the direction of the Service Manager, responsible for the overall maintenance of the physical plant and all areas related to the daily maintenance of the community.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities:
Responsible for the prompt and efficient preparation of vacant units for occupancy and completion of service repairs as requested by residents.
Perform necessary repairs and maintenance of the community grounds, common areas, and parking lots to ensure proper upkeep and mitigate any deferred maintenance and/or life-safety issues.
Perform the regular maintenance of pools, hot tubs, playgrounds, fitness equipment, fountains and other common area amenities.
Perform daily trash collection, exterior light checks, landscape maintenance, custodial work, snow removal and AM/PM lock-up of amenities as needed.
Maintain adequate knowledge of and comply with OSHA (Occupational Safety & Health Act) standards and Company safety policies at all times.
Perform and record preventative maintenance as designated by the Company; Perform scheduled maintenance on all equipment based on the manufacturer?s recommendations and operating manuals.
Participate in and ensure punctual response to on-call emergencies for evening, weekend and holiday coverage.
Perform repairs made to appliances, fixtures, switches, outlets, circuits, thermostats, furnaces, air conditioners, and other electrical systems and components.
Perform repairs such as replacing fittings, fixtures, disposals and appliances, clearing stoppages, repairing connections and other plumbing-related items.
Perform repairs made to apartments such as replacing and texturing drywall, painting, installing and repairing blinds, flooring and screen doors, installing tile, grout and caulking, replacing and re-keying locks, hinges and knobs, and other interior maintenance items.
Perform repairs made to concrete, masonry, roofs, fencing, asphalt, sprinkler systems, carports, garages, steps, and other exterior maintenance items.
Perform carpentry work such as fitting doors, door jambs and windows, replacing and building shelves, cabinet drawers and doors, installing countertops, and other carpentry-related items.
Responsible for the supply, inventory and upkeep of all personal tools in order to adequately perform the required tasks of the position, as well as the care, maintenance and inventory of all supplies and equipment owned by the community.
Properly care for and wear the required Community uniform and safety equipment at all times; Care for and clean work area, tools and equipment on a regular basis.
Respond to all resident requests and concerns in an efficient and courteous manner.
Maintain a positive attitude, professional appearance and courteous disposition at all times.
Promptly report any unusual or extraordinary circumstances regarding residents, personnel or the community to the Community Manager.
Fully understand and comply with all Company policies and procedures.
Experience and Qualifications:
High School diploma or GED equivalent required.
One year of general maintenance experience (painting, plumbing, carpentry, electrical, HVAC, etc.)
Knowledge in a variety of trade areas common to the field of building maintenance.
Knowledge of the use and operation of hand tools, power tools, and equipment.
Certifications in HVAC and CPO.
General knowledge of building codes and laws applicable to the community (i.e. Freon recovery, electrical, plumbing, swimming pools).
Physical ability to perform tasks requiring continuous walking, standing, bending, etc.
Must be able to lift and carry up to 50 pounds with or without assistance.
Ability to work a flexible schedule to include weekends, evenings and holidays. On call responsibilities required
Must pass a pre-employment background check and drug screen.
Schedule: Standard schedule is 8am to 5pm, Monday thru Friday. On call and snow removal responsibilities are required.
Benefits: This position is eligible for benefits including Medical, Dental, Vision, Echelon Apartment Discounts, Sick/Vacation/Holiday time, and 401 K Retirement. To learn more about our awesome benefits package click on the provided link; http://www.echelonrents.com/benefits