The Commercial Maintenance Technician assists with routine and emergency service requests, as well as, preventative maintenance for an assigned single, larger and complex commercial property and/or portfolio of multiple, smaller and potentially less complex properties within a defined geographic area. Assist with the maintenance of the building's HVAC systems and other mechanical equipment throughout the building.
The successful candidate will embody and work to reinforce MAA's Core Values. Those values include:
Appreciating the uniqueness of each individual
Communicating openly and with integrity
Doing the right thing at the right time for the right reasons
Duties and Responsibilities
Monitor the operating condition and control parameters of all HVAC and mechanical equipment including central plant, chiller and water distribution.
Assist in routine repair and emergency maintenance operations of HVAC and mechanical equipment.
Perform maintenance calls, interacting directly with tenants, including routine plumbing emergencies, minor equipment malfunctions, electrical and lighting repairs, HVAC concerns, and minor structural repairs (ceiling, ceramic/vinyl tile, floor, door, etc.)
Maintain Angus Anywhere software for all tenant maintenance requests.
Perform preventative maintenance and maintain records for all building equipment.
Assist in all areas of building operations as necessary.
Respond and resolve emergency maintenance calls as needed.
Promote and maintain a safe work environment.
Performs other related duties as assigned to meet the needs of the business.
High School Diploma/GED and two to three years of experience in facility maintenance and/or mechanical repair required
HVAC experience required
EPA Type II or Universal required at hire or within 90 days of assuming the position.
Valid driver's license from the state of residence required
Associate's degree in a related technical or mechanical field preferred
HVAC maintenance experience with an emphasis on preventative maintenance and trouble-shooting including chilled water systems and building energy management system strongly preferred
General commercial building maintenance experience with plumbing, electrical, and janitorial preferred
Multi-tenant building maintenance experience preferred
Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities
Thorough knowledge of heating and air conditioning unit maintenance, trouble shooting, and repair
General knowledge of the repair and maintenance of appliances, lighting fixtures, and plumbing
Knowledge of occupational health and safety regulations and precautions
Knowledge and skills to operate common and specialized tools for repairs and maintenance
Ability to visually inspect units, grounds, and other aspects of the commercial property to determine adherence to standards
Skill and ability to clearly and concisely communicate verbally and in writing with professionalism when interacting with tenants and property management
Knowledge and skills to organize, prioritize, and meet deadlines
Attention to details and problem-solving skills
Ability to read, interpret and apply written instructions for repair and maintenance of equipment
Skill and ability to clearly and concisely communicate effectively verbally and in writing with tenants, staff and/or vendors
Basic computer/technical skills to operate mobile computing or communications devices
Wear career apparel based on defined company standard; must present a neat, clean image appropriate to the duties, working conditions and safety requirements of the job
MAA recognizes that talented people are attracted to companies that provide competitive pay, comprehensive benefits and outstanding advancement opportunities. We offer a comprehensive benefits package* including, but not limited to, the following:
* Medical, Dental and Vision Insurance
* Life and Disability Insurance
* Employee Assistance Program
* Vacation, Sick Leave, and Holiday Pay
* 401(k) Retirement Plan
* Tuition Reimbursement
* Adoption Reimbursement
* Apartment Discount
* Opportunities for promotion and internal career advancement
*Eligibility for benefit plans and programs vary based on hours worked and length of employment.
We are committed to providing service excellence and value to those who depend on us at MAA. Our people-first approach has been transforming properties into communities and apartments into homes for over 25 years. As the largest owner-operator of multifamily apartments in the United States - we are established leaders in the real estate space - bringing tremendous opportunities to those looking to build their careers. We invite you to explore our Brighter View and find your place at MAA!
Drug Free Workplace
Internal Number: R0009135
About MAA (Mid America Apartment Communities)
MAA is a real estate investment trust (REIT) that focuses on the acquisition, selective development, redevelopment and management of multifamily homes throughout the Southeastern and Southwestern regions of the United States.
Our mission at MAA is to deliver superior service and value for our residents, employees and shareholders. We refer to this as creating "A Brighter View" and we are doing it every day.
In fact, we proudly display "Our Brighter View" plaques at every MAA office just to serve as a daily reminder of our focused mission. MAA is committed to remaining true to our rich tradition of service to each other, to our residents, and to our shareholders. We respect the privilege to providing value to those whose lives we touch.
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