Property Maintenance Technician I - Preservation Management, Inc. - Watertown, NY |

Property Maintenance Technician I

Preservation Management, Inc. | Watertown, NY 13602

Preservation Management, Inc. is seeking a Full-Time Maintenance Technician to help repair/maintain residential and support buildings along with maintaining the grounds on the property.  This position is for one of our multi-unit residential properties located at Black River Apartments in Watertown New York.

Specific Responsibilities:

  • Inspect, maintain, repair, or replace life-safety and emergency equipment, including any item considered a life or safety hazard by REAC, LIHTC, local Codes Department, etc.
  • Take turns being “on-call” as part of a 24-hour emergency maintenance call schedule at a site (or at multiple sites).
  • To ensure that the property is safe and maintained properly, conduct routine visual inspections of the exterior and interior of buildings, grounds, facilities, and equipment; determine whether repairs or maintenance are needed; follow-up with residents’ work orders, as directed by the Property Manager.
  • Prepare interior and exterior surfaces for painting; use correct application techniques and tools; make sure all surfaces, equipment, and materials are clean when finished.
  • Clean common areas frequently including: carpeting, painted surfaces, and stair areas; adhere to property owners’ and PMI standards for cleanliness.
  • Conduct apartment inspections and coordinate the assignment of maintenance personnel to restore the unit to a “like new” condition.  
  • Keep the site grounds and landscaping neat and clean according to PMI and property owners’ standards; use all landscaping equipment safely; repair and replace concrete and asphalt walks and drives.




  • Candidates should possess a high school diploma or GED
  • At least 1 years related property maintenance experience preferred
  • Physical –
    • Lift up to 50 lbs
    • Shovel or lift continuously for up to 4 hours at a time
    • Work in tight spaces
    • Work standing for up to 4 hours at a time
    • Safely climb ladders up to 26ft
  • Neat, professional appearance; including work shoes or boots with non-slip soles and protective toes.

Compensation & Benefits:

This is a full-time position with a competitive hourly wage.

Benefits include:

  • Paid time off
  • 11 paid holidays
  • Medical, Dental, and Vision Insurance
  • Company Paid Life Insurance & AD&D
  • Company Paid Short Term Disability
  • Voluntary Life Insurance & AD&D
  • Voluntary Long Term Disability
  • 401(k) retirement plan with company match
  • Roth Retirement plan with company match


All Employment offers are contingent upon completion of a background check and drug screen.


Job Code: 853/1133/3442
Posted On: 03/16/182018-03-16
Closing Date: Open Until Filled
Telecommute: No
Categories: Facilities
Job Status: Full Time
Similar Jobs: Within 25 miles of 13602, Facilities

Additional Contact Info

Phone: 207-774-0501

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