Residential Maintenance Technician

Alexandria, Louisiana
Installation, Maintenance & Repair (Installation, Maintenance, and Repair Occupations)
Job Type
Working Hours
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
US$ 12.00 - US$ 18.00 per hour
Ref. Number
Jenkins,Alicia, Spherion
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Job Description

Are you someone that enjoys helping others during a crisis or completing special projects? If so we have the perfect job for you! Here at Spherion we are currently hiring for our client that needs a dependable reliable Residential Maintenance technician to perform various maintenance duties and handles service requests requiring technical labor skills.

This is a permanent position with a company that offers great benefits. After 60 days healthcare benefits are available, after 90 days dental benefits are available along with being able to participate in the 401K plan. Company also offers supplemental insurance.

-Completes assigned work orders generated from resident requests for service, as well as routine upkeep on the property by diagnosing the source or cause of the defect or problem, and making repairs in accordance with established policies, procedures, safety standards, and code requirements.
-Completes the "make-ready" process to prepare vacant homes for leasing and new move-ins by completing the pre-move-out inspection, creating a "punch" list of maintenance work needed, scheduling vendors and contractors as needed, obtaining needed supplies and materials, completing all maintenance tasks, and inspecting completed work.
-Follows procedures for accessing and obtaining materials, supplies, equipment, tools, and other items from the property's maintenance shop by tracking inventory used, returning unused items to the established location, and notifying the maintenance supervisor about re-ordering needs.
-Completes documentation and other paperwork in a timely, accurate, and complete fashion so that service requests can be appropriately documented and tracked.
-Assists in maintaining the grounds, common areas, and amenities by picking up trash and debris, pressure-washing breezeways and pool areas, performing general cleaning, and painting curbs and signage as needed.
-Complies with safety and risk-management policies by attending and participating in the property's routine safety meetings, completing required training on OSHA and other safety related laws and requirements, and by reporting accidents and incidents promptly and accurately.
-Demonstrates customer services skills by treating residents and others with respect, answering resident questions, responding sensitively to complaints about maintenance services, and completing assigned work orders with efficiency and urgency.
-Must be available for OT emergency calls/duty after work hours and/or on weekends (Will be paid for mileage if for any reason ).

Working hours: 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM

-High school diploma/GED required
-Physically capable of lifting 50 pounds unassisted
-Experienced in operating a variety of equipment, including lawn mowers and small hand tools
-Effective written and oral communication skills
-Able to work well with minimal supervision
-Ability to prioritize tasks and follow specified procedures

High School

1-4 years

-Prior experience as an Apartment Maintenance Technician or in a similar role.
-HVAC, CMRP, or equivalent certification will be advantageous.
-Ability to stand for extended periods.
-Dexterity and attention to detail.
-Excellent interpersonal and organizational skills.
-Available to work on weekends, if required.

apply online at Once application has been submitted call our office at 318-445-9000

Spherion has helped thousands of people just like you find work happiness! Our experienced staff will listen carefully to your employment needs and then work diligently to match your skills and qualifications to the right job and company. Whether you're looking for temporary, temp-to-perm or direct hire opportunities, no one works harder for you than Spher

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