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 cost‐effectively, efficiently and with the highest levels of professionalism, compassion, integrity and respect.
SUMMARY OF THE POSITION:
Position requires advanced skills in maintenance technician. The Maintenance\ Fire Safety Director oversees the day to day tasks of the entire maintenance team, which may include completing work orders, processing vacant units for renting, accompanying various outside vendors & inspectors on required inspections of the building. The position acts as a leader and good role model for the rest of the staff.
The Maintenance Tech\Fire Safety Director performs a wide variety of maintenance duties including preventative, emergency, cosmetic and routine maintenance and accompany REAC inspectors on schedule inspections. Nature of work requires emphasis on safe work practices, sustained physical effort, troubleshooting, problem solving, attention to detail, customer service, and time management.
Practices safety precautions and is safety conscious at all times.
Knows which personal protective equipment (PPE) is required for each task and uses it properly. Informs Property Manager when others do not.
Ensure that the Material Safety Data Sheet (MSDS) binder is current and up to date; prepares and maintains a hazardous material inventory, updates spreadsheet as needed, and keeps it in the front of the MSDS binder.
Inspections and Reports
Heads and performs non-routine fire safety, hazard and maintenance deficiency inspections in accordance with SFFD ordinances- including site, building exteriors, building systems, common areas and dwelling units.
May be called upon to Inspect the work of other custodial personnel for quality, time management and safe work practices.
Working with the Lead maintenance tech, review the finished work of vendors who perform various contract work on the property to verify quality, completion and compliance with contract as directed by the Property Manager.
Informs property manager daily regarding status of employee safety practices, property inspections, unit turn-overs, preventive maintenance, work orders and other tasks.
Responsible for the upkeep and maintenance of the property Fire activity manual\book and assisting the Lead maintenance person in the preparation of various reports when requested by the property manager. Assist with preventative maintenance task completed, pending & outstanding. This may include either writing the report and submitting to the Property Manager.
Solely responsible for completing turnovers at the property. Ability to assist with maintaining a preventative maintenance schedule by planning and performing corrective maintenance to building systems & equipment, fixtures and surfaces, according to the preventive maintenance schedule.
Performs electrical and plumbing systems preventive maintenance task such as: inspecting electrical systems for unsafe conditions; testing and maintaining safety equipment including emergency exit lights and signs; testing light switches, electrical outlets and GFCIs; checking appliances for proper operation; inspecting plumbing fixtures for leaks; checking drain lines to insure this is free of obstruction.
Performs plumbing task such as: repairing faucets: resetting toilets and sinks; repairing water leaks, replacing and\or repairing flush valves; and clearing clogged drains.
Performs miscellaneous maintenance related tasks or duties as directed by Property Manager.
Benefits for Employees who work 30+ hours/week -
Benefits for Employees who work less than 30 hours/week -
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