Maintenance Technician - Part Time

Allentown, PA, USA Req #466
Wednesday, August 25, 2021
At Beacon, we strive to make a difference in our residents’ lives. We build outstanding communities that make enduring contributions to the vitality of our cities and towns. We create communities that serve a diverse cross section of our society. Our communities are healthy and vibrant. Why? Because they are planned with care, consideration, and compassion.

Are you handy? Looking for part time work? We’re hiring a Part Time Maintenance Technician for Episcopal House, our residential community in Allentown, PA.

Beacon Communities LLC is a mission-driven company that develops, owns, and manages affordable and mixed income housing. Our next Maintenance Technician will be a self-starter with a passion for providing exceptional maintenance and customer service. They will care for our residents, our buildings, and our properties, making a difference in the lives of our residents and our teams.

Your Day-to-Day: 

           Anticipate 20 hours of work per week, 8 AM -12 noon daily.

           Completing work orders in a timely fashion for various maintenance tasks that don’t require a license including electrical, plumbing, appliances, flooring, carpentry, painting, and HVAC.

           Preparing vacant units to be move-in ready.

           Maintaining the physical condition and safety of the community through curb appeal and snow removal.

           Responding to emergencies at night and on weekends as part of a rotating on-call schedule.

           Assisting in maintaining a green community, minimizing energy and utilities.

What You Bring to the Team

           Great customer service skills.

           A high school diploma, GED, or equivalent knowledge and experience.

           General property maintenance skills, including the safe use of hand and power tools.

           Experience with property snow removal. 

           The ability to use computers, tablets, and web-based technology to manage work orders and workflow.

           The ability to lift up to 50 pounds, climb and work on ladders, work with arms raised over head, stand/walk for long periods of time, climb stairs, bend at waist and knees to lift boxes, appliances, furniture, and to shovel snow.

           The ability to handle emergency and pressure sensitive situations.

           Experience in property or hotel maintenance preferred.

Why Beacon:

           Top Places to Work in MA, 3 years in a row.

           Opportunities for career growth if desired.

           Great teammates.

Beacon Communities LLC seeks a diverse pool of candidates. We are committed to a policy of equal employment opportunity without regard to race, color, ancestry, national origin, religion, disability, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, age, veteran status or other protected class. Beacon Communities -- EOE M/F/D/V.


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Other details

  • Job Family Maintenance
  • Pay Type Hourly
  • Required Education High School
  • Allentown, PA, USA