FirstService Residential Maintenance Technician in Gulf Shores, Alabama

Do you aim high? Are you genuinely helpful? Are you looking for a place where you can make a difference, receive ongoing support and training, and build a rewarding, long-lasting career? Then you may be a good fit for FirstService Residential, North America's foremost property management firm. We're all about our associates, and as we continue to grow, we're looking for even more quality people who share our dedication to doing what's right, improving residents' quality of life, building great relationships and truly making a difference for their clients, their colleagues and themselves. Is that you? If so, we think you should get to know us.

FirstService has an opening for a seasonal full time Maintenance Technician for a property located in Gulf Shores, AL.

Job Summary

Perform duties to ensure that all mechanical systems and equipment are operational and properly maintained and all common areas are maintained in a clean condition, working within the limits of prescribed routines.

Schedule: 8am-4:30pm (Days OFF: Tues/Wed OR Wed/Thurs)

Essential Duties & Responsibilities

  • Work from instructions and complete daily work orders and required forms.
  • Perform minor and routine maintenance replacement and repairs in areas of carpentry, electrical work, HVAC, plumbing, mechanical, painting, flooring, and other building repairs.
  • Paint common areas and touch up as required. Inspect areas that need paint and advise manager.
  • Perform casual labor, such as lifting/moving heavy items as directed by supervisors and following appropriate safety procedures.
  • Inspect all assigned areas daily and report all maintenance discrepancies or deficiencies to Supervisor.
  • Maintain assigned equipment in good working condition.
  • Perform a variety of janitorial duties including but not limited to cleaning restrooms, assigned areas and emptying and removing trash.

Additional Duties & Responsibilities

  • Conduct business at all times with the highest standards of personal, professional and ethical conduct.
  • Perform or assist with any operations as required to maintain workflow and to meet schedules. Notify supervision of unusual equipment or operating problems and the need for additional material and supplies.
  • May participate in any variety of meetings and work groups to integrate activities, communicate issues, obtain approvals, resolve problems and maintain specified level of knowledge pertaining to new developments, requirements, policies, and regulatory guidelines.
  • Ensure all safety precautions are followed while performing the work.
  • Follow all policies and Standard Operating Procedures as instructed by Management.
  • Perform any range of special projects, tasks and other related duties as assigned.

Education & Experience

High school diploma or equivalency preferred and two years general experience in building trades, repair and maintenance work; or equivalent combination of education and experience.

Knowledge, Skills & Abilities

  • Ability to properly utilize new equipment and follow safety procedures prior its use.
  • Good written and verbal communication skills
  • Good customer service and interpersonal skills
  • Ability to respond to emergencies on a timely manner
  • Ability to drive to different locations as needed

Tools & Equipment Used

Use mops, cleaning solutions, water and foam hoses, scrub pads, brushes, brooms, hand tools, and personal protective equipment as required.

Physical Requirements/Working Environment

This position works under indoor and outdoor conditions and exposed to elements including but not limited to, chemicals, odor, weather and environmental conditions. The associate must be able to work in an upright standing position for long periods of time, and must be able to sit, walk, crawl, climb, reach with hands and arms and lift up to 100 lbs. The incumbent must be able to quickly and easily navigate the property/building as required to meet the job functions and must be able to detect auditory and/or visual emergency alarms. The incumbent must be able to work extended and flexible hours and weekends as needed.

The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an associate to successfully perform the essential functions of the job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

Travel

Work may involve some driving to different locations as needed.

Disclaimer

The above information on this description has been designed to indicate the general nature and level of work performed by associates within this classification. It is not designed to contain or be interpreted as a comprehensive inventory of all duties, responsibilities, and qualifications required of associates assigned to this job. This is not an all-inclusive job description; therefore, management has the right to assign or reassign schedules, duties and responsibilities to this job at any time.

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