Maintenance Technician at Bridge Real Estate Group, LLC

Posted in Installation - Maint - Repair 13 days ago.

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Type: Full-Time
Location: Bartow, Florida

Job Description:

Do you like to work with your hands and like to fix things?    Are you ready to become part of a team that is responsible for maintaining an apartment community and providing exceptional service to community residents?    

Currently we are recruiting for a maintenance technician position which is an important part of our team. The right candidate needs to be a team player with a positive can-do attitude.

Essential Functions:

The maintenance tech position responsibilities include assisting in the maintenance of the physical condition of the property according to company operating and safety standards.

  • Assist with organizing and prioritizing and ensuring that service requests and repairs are made correctly and in a timely manner

  • Assist with turnkey operations and assist with making vacant units rent-ready in a timely manner

  • Assist with maintaining a preventative maintenance program

  • Assist the maintenance team to ensure physical condition and curb appeal of community is maintained

  • Other jobs assigned by manager 

  • On-call, after-hour emergency service may be required.  

  • Candidate should own a set of basic hand tools.

Just some of the perks of working for us.

  • Competitive compensation

  • Annual salary reviews

  • Advancement opportunities

  • On the job training

  • Excellent benefits, including medical, dental, vision, Company paid life & disability

  • 401k with company matching

  • Employee perk program that offers corporate rates & discounts

  • Vacation, sick/personal, floating holidays & holidays

  • Housing discounts

  • Uniform allowances

  • Great people working in a dynamic team atmosphere

Position Requirements:

Position also requires the ability to transport a minimum of 50 pounds variable distances; the mobility and flexibility to walk, bend, kneel, and reach to perform above duties as stated; the ability to work outdoors on a consistent basis in temperatures exceeding 90 degrees or below 32 degrees Fahrenheit. 

The position requires the ability to communicate effectively with people and present a positive, professional image. In addition, the position requires the following:

  • Ability to deal well with people

  • Good verbal communication skills

  • Strong customer service skills

  • EPA certification Type I and II

  • Mold awareness

  • Asbestos awareness

  • On-call, after-hour emergency service may be required

  • Own set of basic hand tools; tools not provided by community

  • Use of general maintenance equipment including but not limited to: hand tools, ladders, refrigerant recovery units, landscaping equipment and required safety equipment

  • Appropriate safety equipment and apparel that includes proper footwear, such as safety toe work boots

Must be able to diagnose problems with and repair the following:

  • Major appliances

  • HVAC (EPA Certification)

  • Basic - Intermediate plumbing

  • Basic - Intermediate electrical (when no license required)

  • Sheetrock

  • General carpentry

  • Roofs and gutters

  • Wallpaper/painting

  • Irrigation maintenance and repairs

  • Landscaping

  • Foundation/sidewalk repairs

  • Ice/snow removal (if applicable, depending on location)


  • A high school education or equivalent is required. The position requires the ability to read and write English fluently, and the ability to accurately perform basic to intermediate mathematical functions.

  • Generally, no previous property management experience is required. However, experience qualifications will vary by property size and type and also vary within a position at a given property.

  • Valid driver’s license and current automobile insurance

If interested in this position, please apply now.

We are an equal opportunity employer and a drug free workplace.




  • 1 year(s): One Call and Weekends Required.

Licenses & Certifications


  • EPA Universal



  • Texture & acoustic

  • Tape & float

  • OSHA safety standards

  • Mold cleanup & abatement

  • Hand tools

  • General office equipment

  • General carpentry

  • Electric repair (when license not required)

  • Dap & caulk

  • Landscaping

  • Irrigation maintenance & repair

  • Foundation repairs

  • Sidewalk repair

  • Wallpaper removal/ installation

  • Painting

  • Pest control maintenance

  • Pool maintenance

  • Drywall installation & repair

  • Plumbing diagnosis & repair

  • Appliance repair

  • Customer service

  • Math functions

  • Apartment make-ready skills

  • Ability to prioritize

  • Time management

  • Teamwork

  • Speaks English

  • Preventative maintenance

  • Property mgmt maintenance skills

  • General maintenance equipment



  • Dedicated: Devoted to a task or purpose with loyalty or integrity

  • Team Player: Works well as a member of a group

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