Maintenance 8/20/2016

Eden Housing Hayward, CA

Company
Eden Housing
Job Classification
Full Time
Company Ref #
28907632
AJE Ref #
575945870
Location
Hayward, CA
Job Type
Regular

JOB DESCRIPTION

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ABOUT EDEN:

Eden Housing is committed to creating communities and changing the lives of others through affordable housing. As a team, we work to meet the needs of lower income families, seniors, and persons with disabilities to develop true home environments and to genuinely improve the quality of life for our residents.

EMPLOYEE PERKS:

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Gain experience, training, and mentorship alongside other hardworking professionals.
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Emphasis on health, wellness and workplace safety - free gym membership provided.
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Employee discounts on movie tickets, hotels, cruises, attraction sites like Disneyland & more!
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100% Paid medical and dental benefits for employees.
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Employer contribution to your 401k plan.
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Great collaborative environment!

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POSITION SUMMARY

Performs duties and repairs, such as skilled plumbing, electrical, carpentry, painting, sheet rock repair, major appliance repair, refurbishing, and common area cleaning in housing projects designed to provide low-income families, seniors, special users, or other eligible individuals with furnished or unfurnished housing in single or multiunit dwellings.

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES

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Efficiently and effectively schedules work order requests, adhering to maintenance priorities.
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Performs the following duties and repairs: plumbing, irrigation, carpentry, concrete, dry wall, hardware, doors paints interior and exterior; performs carpentry work such as fitting doors, freeing windows, replacing and building shelves, sanding and refinishing floors, repair of concrete, masonry, roof, fencing, etc.
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Assists in custodial work/cleaning of common areas, including sweeping, mopping, vacuuming, emptying trash, cleaning windows, etc. Assists in grounds work and limited extermination services when necessary.
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Identifies and assesses problems and needs and communicates these to Property Manager. Maintains congenial relationships with all residents; is professional and polite; communicates easily with residents using strong interpersonal skills.Is able to handle complaints/adversity with tact and diplomacy. Is understanding of and sensitive to cultural background, economic status, those with special needs, and adheres to Equal Housing Opportunity requirements.
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Participates in an on-call emergency schedule for evening, weekend, and holiday coverage of the property and/or other properties. Maintains knowledge of water, gas meter cutoffs, all building and fixture cutoffs, sewer cleanouts and maps and diagrams of the property.
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Maintains physical security of property.
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Under the general supervision of the Property Manager, maintains inventory of, places monthly orders for, picks up and utilizes materials for maintenance and repair.
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Under the supervision of the Property Manager and/ or Facilities, interacts with vendors.
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Periodically inspects building exterior and common areas, performing repairs and janitorial assistance as needed. Assists with scheduled unit inspections. Assists in refurbishes apartments prior to occupancy.
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Maintains accurate records regarding preventative monthly maintenance on all equipment based on manufacturer recommendations or as required by housing regulations or codes.

EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE
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Minimum of two-years' experience in a maintenance or construction environment.

PREFFERED SKILLS AND/OR ABILITIES
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Demonstrated experience with preventative and on-going maintenance of a property.
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Ability to work with a minimum of supervision.
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Attentive to detail.
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Desirable second language skills may vary site by site.
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Ability to learn the YARDI maintenance computer program.

CERTIFICATES, LICENSES, REGISTRATIONS

Must have reliable automobiletransportation to transport tools, materials and equipment from property to property, and a valid California Driver's License and insurance.