Assistant Maintenance

Case & Associates - Lubbock, TX3.7

Full-timeEstimated: $20,000 - $28,000 a year
Responsible for preparing apartments for new residents and assisting Lead Maintenance Technician with additional maintenance responsibilities

This position is responsible for all of the following:
Completing light maintenance repairs in order to prepare apartments for new residents
Completing maintenance requests on occupied apartments including, but not limited to, plumbing repairs and replacements, major appliance repairs, interior and exterior carpentry, painting, and roof repairs
Performing maintenance in leasing office, clubhouse, laundry rooms, models, pool areas, and property fences
Maintaining pool and Jacuzzi areas including chemical checks, cleaning, and repairs to the system
Assessing extraordinary maintenance required for the property (i.e., replacing guttering, parking lot repairs, repairing outside lighting, repairing and replacing patio and privacy fences, determining carpet damage)
Responsible for depositing ice-melt and shoveling snow as necessary during inclement weather
Ordering maintenance materials, supplies, and products for the property with the approval of the Property Manager
Relaying or repairing carpeting
Assuming the responsibilities of a Lead Maintenance Technician when necessary
Completing all job-related tasks assigned by Property Manager or Property Supervisor

Valid driver's license and reliable transportation
Six (6) months related experience, including light electrical and plumbing
Must be able to read, speak and understand English for business purposes
Must be able to read and write instructions, short correspondence, memos, service requests, and to converse with residents, co-workers, and vendors in a professional manner.
Available for on-call
Must be able to successfully complete a pre-employment background investigation including criminal record search, employment verification, and drug screen

Physical Requirements:
Must be able to stand, walk, climb stairs and ladders; use hands to grasp, finger, or feel objects; reach with hands and arms; stoop, kneel or crouch; talk; hear.
Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception, and the ability to adjust focus.
The employee must be physically capable of moving appliances (refrigerators, washers, dryers) with the assistance of an appliance dolly.
Employees may also be required to lift heavy objects up to 75 pounds with the assistance of a dolly and another employee.
Must be physically capable of removing, repairing, and reinstalling: garbage disposals, light fixtures, doors, refrigerators, sinks, bathroom stools, washers, dryers, and dishwashers.