The John Stewart Company

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On-Site Maintenance Technician

On-Site Maintenance Technician

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Berrellesa Palms
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Regular Full-Time
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The John Stewart Company is a full-service housing management, development and consulting organization that began in 1978 with a commitment to providing high quality service in the affordable housing sector. We work to  enrich the lives of our residents and employees, while delivering our services costeffectively, efficiently and with the highest levels of professionalism, compassion, integrity and respect.




This position performs a wide variety of maintenance duties including preventative, emergency, cosmetic and routine maintenance and regular inspections. Nature of work requires emphasis on safe work practices, sustained physical effort, trouble shooting, problem solving, attention to detail, customer service and time management.

This position comes with a three bedroom unit. 


  • Execute monthly safety hazard and maintenance deficiency inspections in accordance with JSCo and Uniform Physical Condition Standards (UPCS).
  • Perform electrical, plumbing, mechanical, carpentry, masonry, plastering, painting tasks and janitorial duties as assigned.
  • Operates and makes all installations and repairs in accordance with local, state and national codes.
  • Performs timely apartment unit turn-overs as directed by Property Manager or Lead Maintenance.
  • Performs routine work orders as necessary.
  • Participate in off-shift and weekend emergency maintenance coverage as scheduled.



  • High school diploma or GED certificate.
  • Basic mathematical skills with fluency in reading, writing and communication in English.
  • A minimum of 3 years of multi-family apartment maintenance experience.
  • Knowledge of precautions and safety procedures for a housing complex
  • Ability to perform maintenance and repair building trades such as carpentry, plumbing, electrical, HVAC system, appliance repair, painting, drywall, plaster, fire protection system etc.
  • Ability to recognize safety hazards and take precautionary measures to protect self and others.


Equal Opportunity Employer

The John Stewart Company (“JSCo”) provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, national origin, age, disability, marital status, veteran status, or any other consideration made unlawful by federal, state, or local laws.
San Francisco ONLY: JSCo will consider qualified applicants with a criminal history pursuant to San Francisco’s Fair Chance Ordinance. Oakland ONLY: Section 3 candidates will be given priority at Section 3 properties. Los Angeles City ONLY: JSCo will consider applicants with a criminal history in compliance with the Los Angeles City Fair Chance Ordinance.