Maintenance Technician

SCOPE Property Management

WHO WE ARE
SCOPE Property Management is your professional expert for full-service rental leasing, asset management, and real estate strategy for estate investors and developers. Whether we provide leasing support for a one-unit rental or improving the performance of a real estate investment portfolio, Our clients value superior asset and property management services.

Our team not only includes the best property managers, but we also collaborate with some of the top real estate agents in the DC Metro area to put our clients in the best position to achieve their goals. Our experienced staff provides an array of services. We oversee the day-to-day property management operations for our clients, assist residents in locating affordable rental housing and have unique expertise in operating workforce and luxury affordable housing as well as navigating various local and federal subsidy programs.

JOB SUMMARY:
Scope Property Management is searching for a motivated Full-time Technician to join our team and service our scattered site portfolio in the Washington, D.C. and Baltimore region. This position provides general and specialized maintenance for occupied and unoccupied units. The right person will be responsible for checking, troubleshooting, and making routine repairs in the following areas: air conditioning, water heaters, plumbing, painting, carpentry, and other building maintenance areas. Our technician personnel will frequently work outdoors in all weather conditions, as well as in attics, crawl spaces, and other tight spaces depending on the project requirements. Must be a team player that demonstrates excellent communication and interpersonal skills with a keen attention to detail.

OPPORTUNITY:
As a Technician you will report to the Resident Experience Director and be a part of a dynamic team of problem solvers. This opportunity will give you the ability to enhance and improve the overall quality of living experience for our residents. As a first responder, you have the unique opportunity to utilize your technical skills to bring joy and comfort to our residents. If you seek diversity in the workplace and fixing problems for those who are in need, then this is the job for you.

RANGE OF PAY:
Hourly (Non-exempt; eligible for over time) $22-28/hour

JOB RESPONSIBILITY:
• Respond to service requests and perform repairs regarding numerous issues including but not limited to furnaces, HVAC, appliances, water heaters, garbage disposals, general plumbing, carpentry, and painting.
• Ability to prepare properties for occupancy including but not limited to painting, sanding and varnishing/floor tile removal and replacement, ceramic tile replacement, dry wall repair, fixture repair and/or replacement, floor stripping, waxing, and polishing, window repair and/or replacement, etc. Similar work as described above may also be required on property exteriors.
• Ability to work in scattered site environment
• Maintain grounds through trash management, landscaping, and snow removal
• Demonstrate strong communication skills for communicating with residents, co-workers, and senior management.
• Ability to attend and manage all Agency (i.e Housing Authority) Inspections and in-house inspections.
• Understand the proper use of equipment and chemicals and the use of personal protective equipment (PPE).
• Ability to perform emergency assessments and repairs.
• Ensure that unsafe conditions and repairs are handled in a timely manner.
• Reliable and dependable attendance and punctuality are essential for this position.
• Complete all resident and site work orders in a timely manner
• Represent the community in a professional manner at all times-on/off property.
• Deliver communication documentation to residents.
• Ensures that unsafe conditions are corrected in a timely manner.
• Immediately report all unsafe conditions.
• Perform other related tasks as required.

BASIC QUALIFICATIONS:
• High School diploma or GED
• 1-3 years of related experience in residential maintenance.
• Basic familiarity with computers and tablets
• Availability for on-call activity during off hours for urgent needs
• Ability to speak and understand basic English
• Ability to multi-task and work with minimal supervision
• Have strong knowledge of building maintenance which includes the following trades/skills: electrical, HVAC, plumbing, appliance repair, or locksmith.
• Must have proof of a valid driver’s license and clean driving history.
• Able to work outside in all weather conditions and perform physical work.
• Must be available to support 24hr maintenance hotline.

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS:
• Trade school or college degree
• HVAC certification preferred
• Advanced skill in at least 2 trades (electrical, plumbing, appliances, HVAC and carpentry, etc.)
• Maintenance Technician (EPA certification preferred)
• Physically capable of lifting 50lbs unassisted.

EEO STATEMENT:
Scope Property Management proudly seeks to build a richly diverse workforce by hiring people with a diversity of thoughts, identities, perspectives, and experiences that help advance the difference we make for our customers, and by ensuring our people experience equity and inclusion in their work lives. We encourage members of traditionally underrepresented communities to apply, including women, LGBTQIA people, people of color, and people with disabilities.

If interested and qualified, send a resume and cover letter to careers@scopeprops.com.

To apply for this job email your details to careers@scopeprops.com