Catholic Housing Services believes everyone deserves the right to a safe, affordable place to call home. Inspired by this vision, CHS develops, owns and manages affordable housing programs for low-income families and individuals; currently including 2,100 units of housing in 50 different buildings across Western Washington. We provide supportive services for people who have experienced homelessness, low-income seniors, farm worker families, and those who have special physical and mental needs.
The Maintenance Tech III is responsible for the properties exterior and interior facility upkeep including managing a preventative maintenance schedule specifically designed for each unique property and its own equipment. This position is moving into a leadership role and is able to direct self and others to achieve positive property facilities functions. Assist the Property and Facility Directors to identify Capital and on-going needs. Manage day-to-day tasks of unit turns, work orders, scheduling and overseeing vendor’s performances. Coordinate closely with management staff to set schedules and priorities, manage supplies and inventory, and respond to after-hour emergencies.
This is a full-time position (40) forty hours a week. Perform a variety of routine general building maintenance tasks, limited grounds maintenance and janitorial duties. Assist with non-routine preparations on units for new tenants. Assist with maintaining building security systems, immediately reporting problems to the Property Manager and entering units only as directed by the property manager within CHS guidelines. Seek to provide tenants with a safe, positive and sanitary living environment. Perform these tasks with minimum supervision, applying solid work experience in this area.
MAJOR DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
Perform interior painting and touch-up exterior painting, as needed.
Perform necessary sheet rock repairs/texturing.
Perform minor electrical repairs, such as replacing fixtures and switches.
Perform minor appliance repairs and/or recommend replacement.
Perform plumbing repairs, including replacing/repairing toilets and faucets, and auguring drains.
MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS: (Qualifications applicants must possess for the position.)
SUBSTITUTE QUALIFICATIONS: (Qualifications that may be substituted for the minimum qualifications.)
May be substituted for one year of maintenance experience: