Maintenance Technician

  • CWS Apartment Homes
  • Raleigh, NC, USA
  • Jul 31, 2017
Full time Maintenance Technician

Job Description

CWS Apartment Homes is a successful and dynamic organization founded and maintained by passionate professionals! We love what we do and our mission is simple: To enhance lives…The CWS Way! We believe that every person we partner with, whether it be our residents, vendors, or fellow team members, have an engaging and meaningful experience every time that inspires them to be their best and give their best. If you are ready to do your best work now we would love to give you the opportunity to become part of our team.

If you have a knack for troubleshooting and like working with your hands, our maintenance technician position will keep you on your feet! Your responsibilities will vary each day at the community. This role is essential in keeping our community operating smoothly and according to safety standards. There will be a great amount of interaction with customers, residents and guests, therefore maintaining a high level of customer service is imperative to the success of this position.

Responsibilities include:

* Replace filters and clean air conditioning vents in vacant apartments and occupied units on a as needed basis

* Perform HVAC, plumbing, minor electrical, carpentry, and other interior repairs daily

* Service requests made by residents should be completed within 24 hours

* Handle "on-call" duties whenever needed (pager is carried on a regular basis)

* Replace breezeway light bulbs as needed

* Assist with apartment make-readies (including painting, repairs, carpet shampoos, wall/sheetrock repair, lock changes, etc.)

* Order supplies and communicate with vendors

* Assist in distribution of flyers and other material

* Assist in picking up litter

* Maintain pool chemical levels and cleanliness

* Perform preventative maintenance

Requirements

EDUCATION:

* High School diploma or GED

* Technical certifications a plus

REQUIRED KNOWLEDGE:

* Knowledge of on-site property maintenance helpful

EXPERIENCE REQUIRED:

* Minimum 1 year previous work experience in apartment maintenance or trade that requires basic knowledge of electricity, plumbing, carpentry, painting, and HVAC

* Apartment maintenance experience is preferred

SKILLS and ABILITIES:

* Able to read service requests and schedules in English

* Oral and written communication skills

* Able to adhere to set and variable work schedule, including weekends and emergencies as required

* Able to adhere to company policies, procedures, and practices

* Able to establish and maintain effective working relationships

* Able to professionally interact with customers, residents, and guests as needed

* Own a valid driver's license with good driving record and current automobile insurance

* Own basic set of hand tools

* Able to perform work responsibilities at locations other than "home" property

* Able to travel within major metropolitan area and may be required to attend company functions in cities other than home city requiring overnight stay

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