North Woods at the Four Season, one of Charlottesville's best properties, and a member of The Caton Companies, is seeking a Maintenance Technician. This is an exciting opportunity for the right candidate.
To perform general maintenance skills in the trades of plumbing, electrical, drywall and carpentry in a workmanlike manner
with 100% resident and supervisor satisfaction for the apartment property.
Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
Perform routine preventive maintenance to ensure that building systems operate efficiently and that the physical condition of buildings do not deteriorate.
Perform maintenance tasks such as carpentry, painting, plumbing and electrical repairs to ensure that the building is properly maintained.
Clean and repair building fixtures including lights, locks, windows, doors, screens, walls, floors, gutters and drains.
Operate and perform routine maintenance and repairs on HVAC equipment and related systems.
Performance of general maintenance skills as assigned.
Completion of required paperwork daily.
Communication with all relevant supervisors.
Radio use and public relations.
Use of private vehicle.
Use of own tools necessary
Knowledge of apartment or home repairs or maintenance acquired by at least one year of experience.
Must have knowledge of OSHA safety rules and regulations.
Must have good communication skills.
Ability to read and interpret documents such as safety rules, operating and maintenance instructions, and procedure manuals.
Ability to write routine reports and correspondence.
Ability to speak effectively with customers one-on-one or groups of employees of organization.
No supervisory responsibility
Position Type and Expected Hours of Work
This is a full-time position; typical work hours and days are Monday through Friday, 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Need to utilize personal transportation to pick up replacement parts and supplies from vendors. Rotation "on-call" status may occasionally require expedient travel to assigned property at moment’s notice. Pick up and deliveries to the office. Must have valid driver's license and automobile insurance coverage.
Salary depends on skills and experience. Family-owned and family-friendly, the Caton Companies offer 401(k), excellent medical/dental coverage, as well as other benefits. To learn more about the Caton Companies, and to apply visit www.catoncompanies.com
Equal Opportunity Employer
Required Education and Experience
High school graduate, or possess equivalency.
At least one year of prior apartment maintenance staff experience is required or equivalent work experience.
The Caton Companies® is the holding company for:
•Management Services Corporation (MSC), the largest property management firm based in Central Virginia with over 4,250 units across Virginia and in North Carolina.
•CMS, Inc., a commercial general contracting firm operating in Virginia.
•Fielder’s Choice Enterprises, Inc. (FCE), a heavy construction and excavating company operating in Virginia; a...nd
•Manufactured Housing Enterprises, Inc. (MHE), managers of manufactured home communities in Virginia and North Carolina.
•Park Lane Finance Solutions, LLC, a licensed mortgage finance origination and servicing firm in Virginia and North Carolina
These five separate companies now combine to form an alliance of over 250 employees in 12 markets in 2 states. Their philosophy is the same now as it was when Doug Caton began operations 40 years ago - it’s all about management: no matter the product or service, it takes good people and well thought out direction to achieve ultimate performance.
“Our transition continues as we meet new challenges and seize new opportunities.” - Doug Caton