Apartment Maintenance


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Located in Waco, TX

Salary: $15.51/hr.

Local Apartment Complex is looking for a Maintenance Technician to assist their Maintenance Department with a large Make-Ready project.

Monday-Thursday 7:30AM-6:30PM. 

That's right, this position is OFF WORK EVERY FRIDAY, SATURDAY AND SUNDAY!!!


Duties and Responsibilities:
Performs a variety of maintenance tasks with minimal supervision. May work independently or be assigned to a crew of workers. May give assistance or be assigned to specific functions and duties requiring power and/or hand tools to perform general maintenance, repair, and construction.

Specific duties include the following:

  • Safely performs a wide variety of maintenance and repair work on facilities, systems, structures, and equipment.

  • Responsible for general maintenance of property and grounds.

  • Performs major carpentry, electrical, and plumbing repairs and general repairs on mechanical equipment in response to service requests and inspections of units at assigned property. 

  • Makes daily rounds of property and grounds to identify maintenance needs and removes trash and discarded items.

  • Repairs or replaces wiring and parts for electrical outlets, switches, light fixtures, and breaker switches/fuses.

  • Checks for and repairs gas leaks.

  • Assembles, installs and/or repairs or replaces plumbing fixtures and fittings; showers, leaky faucets, clogged drains and sewer lines, damaged toilets, sinks, and water cutoffs.

  • Repairs and replaces water heaters.

  • Makes carpentry repairs/replacements to damaged walls, roofs, woodwork, floors, gutters, doors, downspouts, windows, cabinets, counter tops, peepholes and clotheslines. May perform painting functions as part of "make ready" procedure.

  • Makes or reinforces and installs/replaces window screens and doorknobs and dead bolt locks and repairs and replaces tile floors.

  • Repairs and makes adjustments to and replaces various appliances and equipment; refrigerators, gas and electric stoves, heaters, water heaters, smoke detectors, condensing units and coil.

  • Replaces furnace/AC filters, checks air vents and thermostats (may be required to install furnace units, A-Coils and condensing unit).

  • Reads and maintains gas and electricity meters on all communities.

  • May delegate work to subordinate staff and monitor their work per Maintenance Manager’s instructions.

  • Works on emergency work orders and after hours.

  • Ensure grounds contractor is notified and inspects work for quality and completion by contractor.

  • Performs other related duties as assigned.


Qualifications and Knowledge

  • High school graduate or GED.

  • Two years experience in building maintenance or vocational training, which involved training and/or experience in areas of carpentry, plumbing, and electrical repairs,

  • HVAC/refrigeration, or an equivalent combination of education and experience. Type II Certification.

  • Good knowledge of techniques, methods, materials, and equipment used in plumbing, carpentry, and electrical repairs; and in the repair of household appliances, and heating and air condition systems.

  • High degree of skill in one or more tradecrafts and working knowledge of all maintenance crafts.

  • Uses tools ranging from common hand and power tools, such as hammers, hoists, saws, drills and wrenches, to precision measuring instruments and electrical/air conditioning testing devices, and other various hand and test tools.

  • Ability to communicate clearly and concisely, both orally and in writing.

  • Ability to read and understand moderately complex repair manuals, and instructions/warning on cleaning agents; write service requests, maintenance reports,
    and inspection reports.

  • Ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships with other employees and residents.

  • Valid Texas driver’s license and eligibility for coverage under Authority fleet auto insurance.

Express Office: Waco
6321 Sanger
Waco, TX 76710
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