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Maintenance Technician (New York- 70K)

Job Description

Title: “Maintenance Technician”

Location: New York, NY (Downtown Manhattan)

Overview

We are looking for a Maintenance Technician with a minimum of five years of experience in corporate office maintenance or equivalent industry. 

Responsibilities

  • Partner with the FM Manager to develop and oversee a robust preventative maintenance program and schedule
  • Inspect work performed by contractors, vendors and other service providers to verify the work, materials and services meet quality standards, scope and specifications as required
  • Assist in conducting routine and periodic office space inspections to identify safety and risk concerns
  • Partner with contracted vendors to obtain estimated labor and materials costs needed for repairs
  • Apply cost saving and expense controls by fixing rather than replacing when possible
  • Complete documentation and other paperwork timely and accurately so that service requests can be appropriately documented and tracked
  • Troubleshoot, evaluate and execute all maintenance requests and report back to Facilities Manager
  • Perform general plumbing and carpentry repairs as needed
  • Assemble office furniture
  • Escort and assist tradespeople while they are onsite
  • Paint designated areas and items as needed
  • Replace light bulbs
  • Complete inter-office moves, including packing and unpacking
  • Responsible for conference room and internal event set-ups and breakdowns
  • Partner with Hospitality staff to ensure office space is keep in pristine conditions, perform general housekeeping tasks as needed
  • Hang TVs, pictures and shelving throughout office
  • Respond to off-hour emergency repair calls as needed

Qualifications

  • General knowledge of MEP systems
  • Knowledge of HVAC systems and controls
  • Ability to read and understand MEP drawings
  • Minimum of five years of experience in corporate office maintenance or equivalent industry
  • Proficiency in customer service communication skills in order to effectively interact with co-workers, vendors, and other business contacts
  • Ability to apply principles of logical thinking to define and correct problems
  • Literate with computer programs (MS office Suite, ticketing programs)
  • Ability to lift 50 lbs
  • Must be available to work overtime as needed