Maintenance Technician/Janitor

Los Angeles (Downtown), California

Abode Communities
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Job Description

The Maintenance Technician/Janitor reports to the Property Manager and works as part of a team to ensure that the property is maintained in the best physical condition possible and that all resident service requests are completed in a timely manner.


Perform minor property maintenance and repairs as assigned by the Property Manager including, but not limited to, plastering, painting, plumbing (unclogging toilets and drains,) carpentry, mechanical and electrical. (Requires pushing and pulling, reaching overhead and in front, crawling around or behind equipment, lifting of drywall panels, large containers of paint and/or plaster, lumber and tools.

Observe and practice safety procedures when conducting maintenance work. Do not leave any equipment, tools, and supplies unattended at any time. Wear safety gear accordingly. Use proper signage to announce unsafe area conditions.

In conjunction with Property Manager, prioritize, schedule and complete resident service requests for unit repairs, general maintenance, and janitorial duties according to Abode Communities standards.

Prepare properties for inspections by regulatory agencies.

Coordinate and monitor progress of vendors or outside contractors.

Inspect property daily and report any needed repairs to the Property Manager.

Troubleshoot and diagnose equipment malfunctions. Repair equipment or cause the equipment to be repaired by a vendor or outside contractor, in accordance with Abode Communities policies and procedures.

Inspect building equipment and provide preventative maintenance services in accordance with appropriate preventative maintenance guidelines. Prepare and maintain all appropriate equipment inspection and preventative maintenance logs, as required.

Inspect building equipment per established specifications to ensure safe and reliable operation. Prepare and maintain all appropriate equipment inspection logs, as required.

Maintain the maintenance equipment supplies (spare parts) inventory and order as needed.

Complete all paperwork (i.e., preventative maintenance schedules, work orders, inventory reports, daily work log reports, etc.) on a daily basis or as required by Property Manager.

Assist in the preparation of supplies orders.

Respond to after-hours and weekend maintenance emergencies. There will be times when you may be called to assist on emergencies at other properties besides the one assigned.


Assist with Janitorial duties as needed to support and ensure the best physical condition of the property.

Special projects as designated by Regional Supervisor or manager

Date Posted: 08 December 2022
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