Maintenance I -350 Ellis Street
The Maintenance I employee is responsible for general maintenance of TNDC Facilities and Buildings. The Maintenance I employee also provides custodial support when needed or applicable.
- Basic plumbing repairs to water and sewage systems including replacement of fittings and clearing of stoppages.
- Repair/replacement of glass, tile, locks, hinges and window coverings.
- Basic electrical repairs to appliances, fixtures, switches and circuits.
- Basic painting of both interior and exterior surfaces.
- Sheetrock repairs.
- Submit completed work orders to direct supervisor.Attend required TNDC meetings.
- Attend required TNDC team, training, safety, and staff meetings.
- Follow TNDC safety policies and procedures at all times.
- Respond to building emergencies on after-hours on-call schedule.
- Other duties as assigned.
Knowledge and Skills:
- Ability, willingness and sensitivity to work with a diverse, low-income population.
- Maturity, honesty, dependability, initiative and follow-through.
- Ability to read and communicate in English sufficiently to follow directions and communicate with supervisor, coworkers and residents.
- Ability and willingness to work tactfully under pressure; cope with stress.
- Problem-solving ability.
- Ability to work independently with minimal supervision.
- Ability to perform medium to heavy work involving sitting, standing, walking, lifting up to 75 pounds and climbing ladders and stairs.
- Ability to use a variety of hand and power tools necessary to perform mechanical, carpentry, electrical, plumbing and other building repairs and maintenance work.
- Ability to operate a variety of equipment including mechanic tools, carpenter tools, electrical tools, plumbing tools, shovels, rakes, etc.
- Ability to move objects, occasionally requiring exertion of considerable force.
- Ability to differentiate shades of color in performing electrical maintenance, painting and other work.
- Ability to coordinate eyes, hands and fingers in performing maintenance tasks.
- Ability to drive motor vehicles, including trucks.
- Visual acuity necessary to inspect buildings and review work orders.
- Hearing acuity sufficient to use telephone and communicate with residents and staff.
- Ability to add, subtract, multiply, divide.
Judgment and Reasoning Ability:
- Ability to judge situations where supervisor’s involvement is needed.
- Ability to apply common sense understanding to semi-repetitive tasks.
Language and Communication Ability:
- Ability to comprehend and correctly use maintenance logs, work orders, timesheets, etc.
- Ability to comprehend resident handbook and employee manuals.
- Ability to communicate effectively with coworkers and staff at all levels, residents, both verbally and in writing.
- Ability to adapt to changes in policy, methods, operations, etc. as they apply to property management operations and activities.
- Ability to work in an office environment and in and outside a variety of residential buildings.
- Ability to work under hot and cold conditions.
- Ability to work under conditions of moderate noise.
- One year of residential maintenance or related building experience.
- Ability to lift 75 pounds and climb ladders.
- General understanding and working application of plumbing, electrical and carpentry skills.
- Ability to obtain High-rise Fire Safety Certificate within 6 months.
- Valid California driver’s license.
- Knowledge of Cal/OSHA safety requirements.
- Second language ability.