Assistant Maintenance Technician - Porter

  • Sustain Realty
  • Havertown, PA 19083, USA
  • Sep 27, 2017
Full time Construction

Job Description

Job Description Sustain Realty is looking for an Assistant Maintenance Technician/Porter for our fast growing apartment portfolio. Assistant Maintenance Technician and Porters perform a wide variety of cleaning, maintenance, grounds keeping and other interior and exterior maintenance duties for the property portfolio. The successful candidate is a handy-person with prior experience in a custodial or porter position. Previous experience servicing residential apartments is preferred.

Approximately half of your time will be spent performing porter duties and half of your time you will work side by side with an experienced maintenance technician to hone your skills. Advancement, growth and education of all candidates is expected to advance on your career path and become independent maintenance technicians.

This is a 90 day contract position at a minimum of 40 hours per week. This contract position will lead to full time employment for any successful candidates. Hourly rates noted are a trial contract rate. Final hourly pay rate for full time employment will be mutually determined based on skill level assessed on the job during the 90 contract period.

Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:
- weekly cleaning of interior common areas and exterior grounds.
- General weekly maintenance of common areas and mechanical rooms. Cleaning of common areas and exteriors.
- Detailed and final construction cleaning of apartment units to make ready for new move-ins.
- Perform preventive maintenance around the properties as directed
- Assist the maintenance staff in responding to tenant and building maintenance.
- Assist the construction staff with light demolition projects, removing debris from project sites and cleaning around project sites on a daily or weekly basis.
- Assist with unit turn overs including, painting, hanging blinds, replacement of lights and plumbing fixtures, changing locks.
- Snow Removal at properties if requested.
- Exterior grounds maintenance if required
- Provide access for third party contractors (general contractor, landscaper, plumber, Painter, pest control).

- No criminal record
- Physical requirements: heavy lifting, walking stairs, moving appliances, etc.
- Must have valid driver's license and a reliable vehicle to move from property to property.
- All Tools and supplies will be provided.
- Must demonstrate ability to communicate well with tenants and Owners and provide exceptional customer service
- Must be able to clearly communicate both orally and in writing
-Able to use e-mail and web based property management software and communicate effectively with management.

Education and Background:
- Must be a minimum 18 years of age
- High School degree or equivalent
- 1-3 years previous custodial or property maintenance experience desired or successful completion of property maintenance degree and training.
- Drug Free
- Criminal background screening will be conducted Company Description Sustain Realty is a real estate investment and property management company with a large residential portfolio in Philadelphia, Delaware and Montgomery Counties. As a regional provider of residential housing, Sustain Realty employs a large full-time staff of experienced property management, property maintenance and construction personnel that are dedicated to providing our residents with a quality living experience each and every day.

We are committed to the philosophy that all employees are stake holders that fundamentally contribute to the success of our fast growing company. Full time employees receive paid time off (sick, holiday, vacation), medical benefits and reimbursement for continuing education and training in your direct field. Sustain Realty. Welcome Home.