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Full Time
Job Qualifications:


  • Ability to efficiently handle and coordinate multiple tasks and project assignments
  • Knowledge and proper use of basic hand tools (i.e. socket sets, wrenches, pliers, screwdrivers, saws and hammers, etc.)
  • Understand correct usage of power tools (pneumatic, electric or engine drive), drill motors, saws, grinder, and impact wrenches, etc.
  • Communicate effectively both verbally and in writing.
  • Maintain calm demeanor in emergency situations
  • Understand and apply correct usage of all personal safety equipment

Physical abilities/Working Conditions: 

  • Must be able to perform work outdoors and indoors
  • Work standing all day/ walk extensive distances
  • Lift 50 lbs. or more
  • Climb up and down stairs and ladders
  • Access remote work areas and confined spaces (i.e., crawl spaces, roofs)
  • Use full range of manual dexterity (i.e., sitting, squatting, bending, kneeling, walking, and lifting)
  • Meet the shift working requirements of the property; shifts may include early mornings, late evenings, weekends and some holidays.
Job Description:

Seasoned Maintenance Technician needed for a garden style apartment community located in Burtonsville Maryland.  Individual must have HVAC certification, strong general skills in day-to-day apartment maintenance, plumbing, electrical, and apartment turnovers.  Candidate must be a team player good at following instructions and processes ability to work independently.   Note: Community is not easily accessible on public transportation. 

Job Responsibilities:
  • Meet daily with the Maintenance Supervisor to receive daily instructions/ work orders, part and equipment needs, etc.
  • Complete all work assigned in accordance with specifications, instructions, and warranty requirements; keeping in mind at all times customer service and satisfaction.
  • Responsible for general apartment maintenance, consisting of but not limited to the following tasks; electrical, plumbing, carpentry, appliance repair.  Charging A/C’s Servicing heating, light paint or drywall.
  • Prepare vacant units for new occupancy
  • Responsible for the general grounds duties, as needed, such as snow and/ice removal, debris removal, salting and/or sanding of walks and drives.
  • Complete all maintenance work in a timely manner, reporting additional work needed to the Maintenance Supervisor or Property Manager.
  • View the property for safety and deferred maintenance needs; reporting same to the Maintenance Supervisor or Property Manager.
  • Responsible for any immediate maintenance required on-site in an emergency situation.
  • Respond to on-call services, as scheduled (within 20-30 minutes when called for response).
  • Keep Maintenance Supervisor and Property Manager informed at all times of any pertinent activity on site
  • Maintain all company policies
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Company Information

Polinger Company

Company Address:
5530 Wisconsin Ave
Chevy Chase, MD, 20815,US

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