Rental Home Maintenance Technician

Property Management · Waco, Texas
Department Property Management
Employment Type Full-Time
Minimum Experience Experienced

Maintenance Technician (Rental Homes)

Ameritex Property Management, DFW

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Essential Job Duties and Responsibilities

  • Respond, as directed, promptly and professionally to work order requests both during business hours of Monday thru Friday, 8-5, and on-call after hours and weekends
  • Provide excellent customer service to prospective and current residents and promotes a quality living experience for all residents
  • Purchase maintenance supplies as needed for the property
  • Perform preventive maintenance and repairs in the areas of HVAC, electrical, plumbing, carpentry, sheetrock, exterior structural, safety and appliances
  • Survey buildings and repair mechanical systems to ensure they are consistent with health and safety standards
  • Perform maintenance of electrical systems (replace light bulbs and sockets, clean and repair circuit breaker panels etc.)
  • Assist in the setup of ventilation, refrigeration and other systems and conduct repairs when necessary
  • Maintain and repair plumbing and heating components 
  • Prepare, prime, and paint building interior and exterior surfaces
  • Maintain and repair locks, locking mechanisms, closers, doors, and controllers
  • Maintain and complete documentation for fire extinguishers, fire suppression systems, building alarm contacts and other building systems
  • Perform manual repairs when necessary (fix locks, replace windows etc.)
  • Provide resident continuing education regarding important maintenance topics, such as no show charges, resident bill backs, resident maintenance responsibilities, etc.
  • Serve as front line of defense to minimize reactive maintenance calls from residents
  • Respond, as needed, to emergency work orders that can't be addressed in a timely manner by third-party contractors

Perform other duties as assigned Skills/Specialized Knowledge

  • Ability to read, write and understand English
  • Ability to use a personal computer, tablet, Propertyware Work Order module, or other computer tracking systems
  • Excellent customer service and interpersonal skills; ability to relate to others and defuse situations involving angry or difficult people
  • Professional verbal and written communication skills; ability to effectively communicate with a diverse workforce
  • Strong organizational and time-management skills; ability to set, manage and consistently meet goals and deadlines
  • Ability to perform basic mathematical functions
  • Ability to multi-task
  • Ability to make quick and effective decisions and analyze and resolve problems
  • Ability to work in a fast- paced, ever changing environment; must be adaptable and flexible
  • Ability to maintain confidentiality 


  • High School education/GED or greater
  • HVAC certification is required
  • Plumbing certification is preferred 
  • 2+ year experience in home maintenance and/or warranty
  • Company car provided, this is a remote type position with lots of driving the metroplex and surrounding areas

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  • Location
    Waco, Texas
  • Department
    Property Management
  • Employment Type
  • Minimum Experience