Now hiring: Maintenance Technician (added 8-25-2020)


Maintenance Technician will be responsible, under the direction of the Senior Construction Manager, for the overall maintenance of rental properties owned by Mon Valley Initiative.

• Painting, appliance installation/hook-up, basic plumbing repairs (faucet, toilet), garbage/trash management, caulking/trim/grout, wall repair, deck repair, light fixture/GFI installation, door hanging, simple rubber membrane roof repair, changing locks, basic masonry/concrete work, boarding up windows, lawn care, and basic preventative maintenance
• Conduct routine maintenance inspections and troubleshoot problems
• Perform both scheduled and emergency maintenance during regular business hours
• Perform regular monitoring and cleanup of grounds
• Provide excellent customer service to tenants
• Prepare units for new move-ins
• Schedule and oversee contracted preventative maintenance on all rental properties
• Communicate inventory usage and needs to office staff
• Other duties as assigned

• Knowledge of HVAC systems preferred
• Knowledge of vinyl plank flooring installation preferred
• Carpentry skills preferred
• Comfortable with heights and climbing ladders (generally no more than two or three stories)
• Ability to maintain a professional and courteous manner with tenants, visitors, contractors, and fellow employees
• Ability to follow oral and written instructions
• Ability to effectively utilize technology required for the position
• Ability to problem-solve
• Strive to develop new skills while maintaining present skills
• Effective time management skills

• Related degree or comparable experience.
• Willingness to work flexible hours, including turns “on-call” evening/weekends
• Willingness to travel throughout the Mon Valley (Homestead to Charleroi)
• Full-time access to a reliable vehicle (truck preferred)
• Valid driver’s license
• Appropriate vehicle insurance
• Must attend Fair Housing training
• Position includes frequent standing, walking, verbal communications, including telephone contact, and travel between facilities.