EQUITY RESIDENTIAL PROPERTIES MANAGEMENT Maintenance Manager in Seattle, Washington

Working for Equity Residential means being part of a community employees and residents striving to provide the best in apartment living, speaking boldly about new ideas for innovation, and inspiring creativity in the ways we live and work. Thats what our Be.Think.Play.Live. culture is all about. Our Maintenance Managers are a key part of each communitys success. They are our facilities leaders who provide the technical know-how behind each apartment community and provide guidance and training to the maintenance team. From HVAC to plumbing to a fresh coat of paint, Maintenance Managers have a hand in every apartment and every residents satisfaction. Your superior organizational skills and attention to detail will be utilized to attend to residents needs, manage service requests and apartment turnovers to ensure the work is performed timely, while adhering to the companys standards and managing the budget. Your strong technical skills will be utilized to identify and diagnose problems and perform a variety of service requests. At Equity, being a manager is much more than sitting behind a desk directing others, we believe in leading by example and walking in the shoes of the people you manage. As a Maintenance Manager, you will be walking the community with your team, implementing scheduled maintenance, responding to service requests, managing vendors, and communicating and building rapport with residents. You will be an expert on your community, working along with and directing a team of maintenance professionals to ensure the community is in excellent condition for our residents. WHO YOU ARE * A MAINTENANCE WHIZ. You are the resident expert on all things technical and are able to teach new skills to your team. * A CLEAR COMMUNICATOR. You help your team and residents understand the timeline and process for repairs. * A TEAM PLAYER. You are united with teammates in delivering the best experience to residents. * PROACTIVE. You act like an owner, performing regular maintenance to avoid emergencies. * PERSONABLE. You are respectful, pleasant to be around, and enjoy engaging with others. * LEVELHEADED. You keep your cool during maintenance emergencies and quickly find solutions. * MOTIVATED. You invest extra energy to reach your goals. * SOLUTION-ORIENTED. You follow through on commitments, letting residents know they matter. * ORGANIZED We recognize everyone has different needs outside of work. Thats why, in addition to a competitive benefits package (medical, dental, vision and paid time off), we offer many unique options to employees, like adoption benefits and paid time off for community service projects. To learn more, view our Total Wellbeing page here. http://www.equityapartments.com/corporate/wellbeing.html WA-Urbana (29262) 1501 NW 56th Street Seattle, 98107 Equity Residential is an Equal Opportunity Employer. We are committed to equal employment opportunity for all job applicants and employees. No job applicant or employee will be discriminated against because of race, religion, creed, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender, sexual/gender identity, age, marital status, citizenship, disa