The Salvation Army Southwest Division Maintenance Technician in North Las Vegas, Nevada

Requisition Number17-1110
Post Date5/26/2017
TitleMaintenance Technician
CityN. Las Vegas
DescriptionSilvercrest Mission Statement:
The Salvation Army Silvercrest Residence exists to provide clean, safe and comfortable housing to low-income persons, and to do so in an environment that is sensitive and responsive to the needs of individual residents, but not intrusive of personal privacy. In concert with the adjacent Corps Community Center, the resident seeks to provide a range of supportive services intended to sustain independent living and to enrich the quality of resident's lives through opportunities for social fellowship, personal growth, and spiritual nurture. Each employee of the Silvercrest Management Department is hired to assist in fulfilling the mission either through direct service or support of front line staff.We are currently seeking an experienced Maintenance Technician at our 60-unit senior residences located in N. Las Vegas, NV. This position is full-time at 40 hours per week plus after-hours on-call duty. The person hired for this position must be able to live on-site in 2-bedroom apartment. As the Maintenance Technician you will share responsibility for managing all repair & maintenance tasks. Responsibilities include HVAC repairs, minor carpentry, plumbing and electrical repairs and apartment turnovers. Manage and respond to work orders in a timely manner and work with outside vendors for more complex repairs. Will work alongside Custodian to maintain cleanliness inside and outside of the building. Will share after-hours on-call duty. Must be able to maintain professional relationships with senior residents, be able to handle difficult situations, maintain confidentiality and be able to multi-task, all while promoting the Silvercrest and TSA missions.
RequirementsThe ideal candidate must possess 3 years minimum prior experience in general maintenance. Strong mechanical aptitude and a proven work record repairing minor HVAC, electrical, plumbing, carpentry and mechanical systems; cleaning, prepping and painting apartments for move in's. Prior experience working in affordable housing and seniors is a plus.The Salvation Army, Silvercrest Management offers great benefits including medical, dental, vision, retirement, 403(b) option, life insurance & paid time off. 2-bedroom apt on-sitePre-Employment background check will be performed on all candidates and co-user of the apartment.NLV-MT2017
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