Service Technician- Gables Residential

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Service Technician- Gables Residential

Position Description: If you relish the role of troubleshooter – and have a knack for solving mechanical challenges – our service tech position will keep you happily on your toes. There’s no boredom with this job, as your varied duties as the key support to our service manager includes keeping your community operating smoothly and according to safety standards while ensuring the timely and accurate fulfillment of all service requests and repairs. Your business savvy will kick in as you assist with supply purchases and bids under management supervision. Your role is essential for maintaining our high level of customer service as well as the cleanliness and marketability of the community to renew and secure new leases.

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Ensure all service requests and repairs are made correctly and in a timely manner
  • Maintain an organized, clean, and safe work area
  • Assist the service manager with monitoring inventory of parts and supplies at appropriate levels
  • Comply with all personnel management policies and procedures
  • Help the service manager oversee completion of service requests in 24 hours or per community policy 
  • Maintain superior customer service relationship as per Gables Pledges of Customer Service 

Requirements and Qualifications:

  • One to two years experience in community management maintenance, other building maintenance, or related trade
    • Renovation experience may be required for older properties built 5 or more years ago
  • Must be able to move up to 50 pounds variable distances
  • Valid driver's license and current automobile insurance is required
  • EPA certification Type I and II
  • Pest control, if performed in-house
  • Other licenses and certifications as required by Gables, state or federal law
  • Own set of basic hand tools
  • Use of general maintenance equipment including but not limited to:
    • hand tools
    • ladders
    • refrigerant recovery units
    • landscaping equipment
    • safety equipment
  • Appropriate safety equipment and apparel that includes proper footwear

Required Skills:

  • Ability to read, analyze, and interpret all forms of information
  • Excellent written and verbal communication
  • Ability to accept and learn from constructive criticism
  • Well organized, detail-oriented, and efficient
  • Team oriented
  • Ability to prioritize and multi-task
  • Must possess strong analytical and problem-solving skills
  • Strong customer service orientation
  • Ability to meet deadlines which may include late hours and weekends as needed
  • Ability to follow oral and written instructions
  • Basic computer and Internet knowledge
  • Ability to use Outlook

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