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Apartment Maintenance Technician


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Labor On Demand has immediate openings for Apartment Maintenance Technicians


Varies San Antonio, Texas Location

Job Status:

Full Time – Temp to Hire

Experience Level:

At least 1 year

Amount of Travel Required:


Work Schedule:

40 hour per week

Rate of Pay:




Job Summary

The Apartment Maintenance Technician, maintains the physical condition and appearance of the community. This position is accountable for identifying problems, completing service requests, and making repairs in order to maintain the material and aesthetic condition of the community. Works in accordance with operating and safety standards, ensuring requests and repairs are made in a reliable, timely manner to residents’ satisfaction. 



 Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Maintenance technician troubleshoots repairs or replaces wiring and parts for electrical outlets, switches, light fixtures, breaker switches/fuses, and fittings (e.g., leaky faucets, clogged drain and sewer lines, damaged toilets, sinks, and water cutoffs).

  • Performs carpentry, electrical, and plumbing repair work of average difficulty in response to service.

  • Maintains grounds by picking up litter, watering grass and plants, sweeping sidewalks and parking lots, raking leaves, and cultivating plants.

  • Scrapes, sands, and apply cleaning agents by hand to prepare interior walls/ceilings for painting and paint prepared surfaces with brush/roller.

  • Make ready maintenance and cleans/disinfects commodes, sinks, bathtubs, walls, restrooms, water fountains, and replenishes restroom supplies to enhance sanitary conditions.

  • Makes minor electrical, plumbing, and carpentry repairs by replacing wall outlets, unstopping clogged drains, and replacing doorknobs.

  • Assists skilled technicians in making significant repairs.

  • Operates electric buffer, vacuum cleaners, and other similar equipment to clean floors by sweeping, scrubbing, waxing, buffing, shampooing carpets, and vacuuming carpets.

  • Dust and polish furniture, woodwork, shelving, and empties and cleans wastebaskets, ashtrays, and windows to enhance housing quality standards.

  • Operates landscaping equipment such as power washers, blowers, weedeaters, etc

  • Use manual strength and appliance dolly to set up tables and chairs according to simple diagrams for resident activities and remove and install appliances, such as refrigerators and stoves.

  • The maintenance technician may be required to perform work for SAHA outside of regular work schedule and to include but not be limited to on-call scheduling



Minimum Qualifications:

  • Must have at least one (1) year of experience in general maintenance of apartments or buildings.

  • Basic Computer Literacy. Knowledge of the use of Google Gmail or other similar email systems.

  • Must complete a criminal history background check, education and work history verification, and drug screening test.


Education/Certification Requirement

  • High school diploma

  • Texas class "C" driver's license at the time of placement and be insurable.


Physical Requirements

Building Maintenance Technicians frequently:

  • Use their hands to handle, control, or feel objects, tools, or controls.

  • Stand for long periods of time.

  • Walk or run for long periods of time.

  • Bend or twist their body.

  • Repeat the same movements.

  • Kneel, stoop, crouch, or crawl.

  • Lift objects up to 50 lbs


It is important for Maintenance Technicians to be able to:

  • Use one or two hands to grasp, move, or assemble objects.

  • See details of objects that are less than a few feet away.

  • Use fingers to grasp, move, or assemble very small objects.

  • Move two or more limbs together (for example, two arms, two legs, or one leg and one arm) while remaining in place.

  • Use muscles to lift, push, pull, or carry heavy objects.

  • Use stomach and lower back muscles to support the body for long periods without getting tired.

  • Understand the speech of another person.

  • Make quick, precise adjustments to machine controls.

  • See details of objects that are more than a few feet away.

  • See differences between colors, shades, and brightness.

  • Speak clearly so listeners can understand.

  • Bend, stretch, twist, or reach out.

  • Coordinate movement of several parts of the body, such as arms and legs, while the body is moving



All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to sex, race, ethnicity, age, national origin, citizenship, religion, physical or mental disability, medical condition, genetic information, pregnancy, family structure, marital status, ancestry, domestic partner status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, veteran or military status, or any other basis prohibited by federal, state or local law.