Maintenance management professionals—don’t pass up this opportunity for a true supervisory role with an industry-leading property management organization! Join our team at Mid-America Apartment Communities! With over 25 years in the real estate industry, we manage multifamily homes throughout the Sunbelt region of the United States. Due to our continued growth, we are seeking an experienced Maintenance Supervisor to oversee a team of technicians at one of our properties.
In this role, you will work at a medium sized (280-439 units) property. You will oversee Maintenance Department administration by scheduling and budgeting at your assigned location. Since you will interact directly with residents, excellent customer service abilities will be as important as your leadership skills and extensive technical know-how. We offer competitive pay, great benefits, and a company culture that is dedicated to your professional development, career advancement, and success. If you are ready to take on a leadership role with a full range of responsibilities, and if you meet our qualifications, we want to talk with you. Contact us today!
All MAA associates must successfully clear a background investigation to include but may not be limited to: criminal background check, pre-employment drug screening and an employment verification process. Must be flexible and able to work varied schedule, including weekends and some holidays as required.
As a Maintenance Supervisor, your overall responsibility will be to ensure that the apartment units and other property facilities at your assigned location remain in good working order. You will delegate tasks and assignments to your team or perform tasks as needed, which may include service requests and preparing units for rent availability (including painting units and landscape duties.) You will also keep a planned preventive maintenance schedule and follow up with residents after repairs are completed.
Your specific duties in this role will include:
Taking service orders, prioritizing them, and handling each order in an efficient and timely manner
Overseeing each work order to ensure that it is properly and quickly completed, or personally repairing or replacing the equipment
Assisting your team with complex orders or, when more than one associate is needed, completing the job
Contacting vendors for any work not performed by staff and overseeing and approving all vendor work
Maintaining and assigning tasks for a preventive schedule
Ensuring that your staff remains on schedule in preparing recently vacated units for new rental
Keeping the shop organized and in good working order
Ordering parts and supplies as needed
Keeping the Property Manager informed on the overall condition of the property and coordinating resolution of outstanding issues
Overseeing the landscape and housekeeping functions of the property as needed
Assisting in hiring, training, and developing staff
Hearing resident complaints and resolving them in the best manner possible
Working on-call as required
Performing other miscellaneous duties as assigned
As a Maintenance Supervisor with Mid-America Apartment Communities, you will be part of an established industry leader with over a quarter of a century in the business. You will find that we are the kind of team-oriented organization where your opinions are truly valued. Your continued success and professional development is important to us, and we provide plenty of opportunities for additional training as well as for advancement to positions of greater responsibility (we prefer to promote from within whenever possible.) We will reward your hard work and professional dedication with competitive compensation, including full benefits.
Here is some of what we have to offer:
Medical, dental, and vision coverage
Life insurance w/ AD&D
Short- and long-term disability
401(k) w/ company match
Employee stock purchase plan
Paid time off
Ability to communicate with residents, vendors, and co-workers in a friendly and businesslike manner
Ability to function well as part of a team
Strong multitasking skills
Ability to work in disagreeable conditions, both outside and inside, for extended periods of time
Ability to regularly lift weights of over 50 lbs.
Skill in efficiently using common and specialized repair and maintenance tools
As a Maintenance Supervisor, you must combine effective leadership and strong technical knowledge with a positive and service-oriented attitude. You must have the ability to motivate your team, to delegate to them, and to provide constructive feedback as appropriate. It is also important that you have excellent communication and interpersonal skills, particularly the ability to interact effectively with a wide range of different people in a variety of situations.
Specific qualifications for the role include:
High school diploma or GED
Minimum 2 years of experience in performing mechanical repairs and maintenance of home-related mechanical equipment
HVAC certification and experience
EPA Type II or Universal certification, plus any additional certifications as required for your property
Valid driver’s license
Residence within 30 miles of your assigned property
Basic knowledge of the repair and maintenance of other household appliances, plumbing, and lighting fixtures
Availability for on-call rotation
This position requires you to complete the PeopleAnswers Assessment to be considered. You will be prompted to a website to complete it upon submission of your online application. Applications without an assessment will not be considered.
Job LocationAustin, Texas, United StatesCompany LocationSixty600 - 304 Units
We believe it is only through our greatest asset, our associates, that we transform properties into communities, and apartments into homes. If you are looking to join a company that is devoted to creating an atmosphere of excellence, and to creating a sense of community for our residents, then MAA is the perfect company for you! Explore MAA Careers for the opportunity that might be waiting just f...or you, or continue reading to learn more about the many benefits of working for MAA.MAA considers applications for employment submitted online only.________________________________________Benefits of MAAWe want to ensure that choosing to become an MAA associate is as much the right decision for you as it is for us. That is why MAA offers a variety of programs and benefits to meet your needs. MAA offers a comprehensive benefits package to meet your needs, whether you are full-time or part-time, at the start of your career or heading into retirement. Here are just a few of the benefits MAA offers:•Medical, Dental & Vision Insurance •401(k) Savings Plan •Apartment Discount •Employee Stock Purchase Plan •Paid Time Off •Tuition and Certification Reimbursement •Life & Disability Insurance •Free Confidential Counseling •Supplemental life insurance