Apartment Make Ready Technician at The Denton

Career Opportunities ,
The Denton 
6001 NW 63rd Street 
Kansas City, MO 64151 
Apartment Make Ready Technician
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The Service Representative reports to the Property Manager and prepares recently vacated apartments for market readiness and availability to rent to another resident; may respond to service work orders, perform painting and pressure washing duties, grounds keeping, and less technical tasks or to assist a Service Technician in the performance of his/her duties.
The successful candidate will embody and work to reinforce MAA’s Core Values.  Those values include:
• Appreciating the uniqueness of each individual
• Communicating openly and with integrity
• Embracing opportunities
• Doing the right thing at the right time for the right reasons
Duties and Responsibilities
• Receives “make ready” assignment; gathers all necessary tools, equipment, and supplies needed to make an apartment unit available to rent.
• Checks caulking and applies where needed.
• Evaluates carpet and vinyl; shampoos carpet/vinyl, or replaces carpet/vinyl if needed.
• Checks air conditioning unit, heating unit, water heater, and all appliances; makes minor repairs if needed; contacts Lead Service Technician for more extensive repairs or replacements.
• Repairs or replaces baseboards or trim as needed.
• Polishes and varnishes cabinets and other woodwork as needed.
• Checks all doors and windows and re-keys all locks.
• Repairs holes in walls and performs painting duties as needed.
• Responds to service calls to make less technical repairs or replacements; assists Lead Service Technicians as needed.
• Pool maintenance and landscape duties as needed, including pressure washing and cleaning.
• Performs other related duties as assigned to meet the needs of the business. 
Required Qualifications
• High School Diploma/GED required
• Six (6) months of experience performing work requiring constant physical activity
• Ability to read and understand written instructions and complete standard paperwork
• Ability to work in outdoor environments exposed to adverse weather conditions
Preferred Qualifications
• Previous make-ready work experience at a residential property preferred
Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities 
• Ability to understand basic instructions and follow a checklist of tasks
• Skill in using basic hand tools
• Ability to perform basic work in electrical, plumbing, painting, and carpentry
• Knowledge of safety procedures
• Ability to assess detailed repairs and replacements in a vacant apartment to make it available for a new resident
• Ability to perform physical labor and to lift heavy weights regularly
Physical and Environmental Requirements
• The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job.
• While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to talk or hear. The employee frequently is required to stand; walk; use hands to finger, handle or feel; and reach with hands and arms.
• This position requires the ability to occasionally lift office products and supplies, 25 pounds individually and up to 50 pounds with assistance devices (dollies, hand trucks, additional persons).
• While performing the duties of this job the employee normally works primarily in an outdoor environment exposed to adverse weather conditions.
Visit www.maac.com to apply online. 
EOE M/F/V/D