Property Maintenance Technician II - Preservation Management, Inc. - Reading, PA |

Property Maintenance Technician II

Preservation Management, Inc. | Reading, PA

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Preservation Management, Inc. is seeking a Full-Time Maintenance Technician to repair/maintain residential and support buildings along with maintaining the grounds on the property.  This position is for one of our multi-unit residential properties located at Jamestown Village Apartments in Reading PA.

Specific Responsibilities:

  • Respond to life safety emergencies and other critical incidents; coordinate the response with other site personnel and public safety agencies; notify company management personnel as required by emergency protocols.
  • Inspect, maintain, repair, or replace life-safety and emergency equipment, including any item considered a life or safety hazard by REAC, LIHTC, local Codes Department, etc.
  • Take turns being “on-call” as part of a 24-hour emergency maintenance call schedule at a site (or at multiple sites).
  • Use and maintain the property’s and/or your personal tools and equipment in accordance with the manufacturers’ specifications; report any instances of equipment malfunction immediately to the Property Manager; identify and report any repair that should be done by the manufacturers to the Property Manager.  
  • Help the Property Manager arrange with contractors for repairs that cannot be handled by on-site maintenance personnel; assist the contractors as directed by the Property Manager.
  • Prepare interior and exterior surfaces for painting; use correct application techniques and tools; make sure all surfaces, equipment, and materials are clean when finished.
  • Clean common areas frequently including: carpeting, painted surfaces, and stair areas; adhere to property owners’ and PMI standards for cleanliness.
  • Conduct apartment inspections and coordinate the assignment of maintenance personnel to restore the unit to a “like new” condition.  
  • Conduct repairs (routine and emergency), as well as preventive and corrective maintenance, for the following systems:
  • Conduct other miscellaneous minor repairs (routine and emergency), as well as preventive and corrective maintenance, as needed.



  • Candidates should possess a high school diploma or GED
  • 2 years related property maintenance experience preferred
  • Desirable applicants have completed industry or trade school course work
  • Physical –
    • Lift up to 50 lbs
    • Shovel or lift continuously for up to 4 hours at a time
    • Work in tight spaces
    • Work standing for up to 4 hours at a time
    • Safely climb ladders up to 26ft
  • Experience in the use of business computer systems and software such as Microsoft Excel, Word, and Outlook preferred; experience with on-line database systems such as Boston Post Property Manager desirable
  • Neat, professional appearance; including work shoes or boots with non-slip soles and protective toes

Compensation & Benefits:

This is a full-time position with a competitive hourly wage.

Benefits include:

  • Paid time off
  • 10 paid holidays
  • Medical Insurance
  • Dental Insurance
  • Company Paid Life Insurance & AD&D
  • Company Paid Short Term Disability
  • Voluntary Life Insurance & AD&D
  • Voluntary Long Term Disability
  • 401(k) retirement plan with company match
  • Roth Retirement plan with company match


All Employment offers are contingent upon completion of a background check and drug screen.


Job Code: 82511293430
Posted On: 2018-12-17 10:00:39
Closing Date: Open Until Filled
Telecommute: No
Categories: Facilities
Job Status: Full Time
Pay Type: Annual Salary
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