Service Technician

Location

Dallas, Texas - Zip Code 75228 (Unit count 137)

Title

Service Technician

Date Available

8/27/2018

Job Description

Essential functions of the position are to:

Inspect and maintain the property, buildings and equipment in an attractive, clean and safe condition at all times in accordance with company policies and procedures.
Assist in organizing, prioritizing and completing unit make-readies, service requests and general maintenance tasks according to company standards in a timely manner.
Assist in ensuring that the grounds, buildings and units are fully functional, safe and attractive. Inspect grounds, buildings and units on a regular basis.
Correct emergency conditions such as sewer backup, flooding and defective lighting when they occur, whether before, during or after business hours, and notify the Maintenance Supervisor and Property Manager immediately.
Follow all safety procedures including wearing safety and protective clothing. Report any safety hazards found and correct on a timely basis.
Maintenance responsibilities include replacing electrical switches, fixtures and motors, repairing or replacing plumbing and fixtures, replacing broken window panes and screens, replacing and rekeying locks, repairing and replacing appliance parts, repair of walls, woodwork and doors, painting, groundskeeping, and trash removal.
Responsible for proper and cost-effective use of equipment and materials.
Assisting in maintaining inventories of supplies, tools and equipment needed for maintenance and repairs.
Assisting in implementing preventative maintenance, safety and good housekeeping practices.
Adhere strictly to the requirements of the Safety Manual.
Assist with disturbances during business hours and other property emergencies whenever they occur.
Attend company meetings, training sessions and safety and industries seminars.
Perform other property related tasks assigned by Maintenance Supervisor or Property Manager in operation of the property.

Job Requirements

Minimum qualification requirements for the position are:

High school graduate or equivalent
Valid driver's license
Drug free
One year maintenance experience in property management or related field
Possession of Minimum Tools Required (please see below)
Ability and skills to perform job functions.

Employment Type: Full-Time - Experienced 
Bilingual Required: No 
Travel Required: No 
Weekends: Yes 
Education: High School Diploma or Equivalent 
Base Salary:  

Experience

Excellent interpersonal skills and customer focus are prerequisites for the position. In addition, the position requires the following:

Knowledge of multifamily residential property maintenance requirements
Ability to maintain, repair and paint buildings, vacant units, offices, driveways and walkways, and other areas of the property
Ability to perform mechanical, electrical and plumbing repairs
Ability to operate electrical and gas motorized equipment, including pool and spa pumps and equipment, mower, edger, blower, powerwasher and compactor
Ability to operate motor vehicles and golf carts

Additional Info

Summary
Maintain the property in attractive, safe and quality condition, provide customer service and assist the Maintenance Supervisor in the operations of the Maintenance Department.

Work Hours
40 Hours per week and "on call" emergencies. Other overtime when requested and prior, written approval received. Seven days per week, 24 hours per day availability on an "on call" basis is critical.

Minimum Tools Required
Hammer, screw driver set, socket set, wrench set, including pipe and allen, circular power saw, hand saw, acetylene torch set, electric drill, tape measure and tool box.