Maintenance Associate
avenue living
Lloydminster, AB
Avenue Living Communities, a fast-paced, fast-growing owner and operator of apartment buildings in Western Canada is looking for a maintenance associate to join our team. Backed by our entrepreneurial spirit, passion and commitment to great customer service and satisfaction, we have acquired a portfolio in excess of 6000 apartments since our inception in 2006 and are continuing with this aggressive growth plan.

To support this growth we are seeking to welcome the right candidate into our family.

Are you a handyman and very skillful in general repairs and renovations in a multifamily housing residential environment? Do you possess working knowledge of building systems?

Then this job is for you.

Your goal is to maintain multi family living spaces by doing renovations of apartment buildings as required. Be a community partner working hard each day to provide and maintain a safe and environmentally responsible living space that our tenants are proud to call home! To remain motivated and engaged through period of tremendous growth and to provide superior sales and service expertise to all who are tasked with moving our organization forward!

REPONSIBILITIES

Manage tenant requests, including proper follow-up to ensure satisfaction and completion;
Complete maintenance checklist for unoccupied suites;
Effectively troubleshoot minor appliance repairs;
Possess working knowledge of building systems;
Perform preventive maintenance essential to extending lifecycle of equipment and reducing costs;
Adhere to building codes and specifications;
Be available on call on a rotating basis to deal with problems that occur after hours and/or weekends;
Use above-average problem solving, negotiation, and conflict resolution skills;
Estimate labour and material costs, as well as maintain required inventory;
Assist with snow removal as required;
Assist with garbage collection and removal of large items as require.

YOUR SKILLS

3-5 years' experience in general renovations and repairs – residential environment
Basic carpentry and handyman skills an asset (including drywall, plumbing, minor electrical and painting experience);
Must supply own tools
Must possess a valid provincial driver's license and have a reliable vehicle
Must successfully complete a security clearance;
You possess a keen ability to recognize problems, and create an effective course of action to solve the issue;
You have excellent customer service and relationship-building skills;
You are self-directed with the ability to effectively manage your time and resources to ensure deadlines are met;
You have the ability to work with minimal supervision;
You display a professional and positive company image;
You thrive in an ever-changing environment.

YOUR BENEFITS

Very competitive hourly pay structure
Employee Benefits package;
Casual work environment;
A leadership team dedicated to every employee's development and success;
Challenging team work environment that demands innovative thinking;
Exciting opportunities in a dynamic and rapidly-expanding company;
Opportunities for career growth…we mean it!

Our people are our unique business advantage