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Maintenance Engineer

Posted: 04-13-17 Company: Ferland Corporation Location: Rumford, Rhode Island

Job Title:  Maintenance Engineer

Apartment Complex Locations:  Rumford Towers, Bourne, Brightridge, Taft

Basic Function:

To perform semi-skilled and unskilled and diversified duties in connection with the

general maintenance and repair of buildings, grounds and equipment. Tasks include

basic repairs, cleaning, landscaping, moving appliances and heavy manual labor. Other

skills include plumbing, electricity, HVAC, carpentry, painting. Provides general

assistance to other staff. Frequent bending, lifting, stooping, pushing and pulling of

equipment and appliances. Moderate lifting (0 to 50 lbs.)



The activities listed below are not all inclusive. However, they are indicative of the types

of required responsibilities.

Provides competent and wide range of building repairs and grounds

maintenance within assigned areas.

Assumes responsibility, under the direction of the manager, for the

safe, sanitary and attractive maintenance of grounds and common

areas within assigned area.

Assumes responsibility for the completion of work orders to address

repairs and general upkeep of assigned areas.

Assumes responsibility for basic supplies, materials, tools and

equipment stored at areas of assignment (property sites).


General Duties:

Clean hallways

Clean common areas

Clean vacant apartments

Clean parking areas

Clean sidewalks

Clean all on-site management offices, if applicable.

Lawn care

Shovels, sands, and removes snow and ice



Specific Duties:

Cleans units before and after vacancy, removes trash,

washes/vacuums floors, cleans windows, walls, floors and fixtures

Performs tasks associated with unit preparation including basic

carpentry repairs and the use of hand and electric tools

Lifts, loads and moves heavy objects, stoves, refrigerators, furniture,

building materials and supplies

Uses a variety of hand tools and implements for maintenance,

custodial and grounds work

Vacuums carpets

Sweeps and mops tile floors

Picks up trash

Empties and sanitizes trash cans

Cleans appliances

Maintains appliances and plumbing

Assists with painting, as directed

Reports maintenance problem areas ASAP

Performs other duties as assigned by Supervisor


High School education or equivalent to job related experience

Plumbing aptitude

Mechanical aptitude

Good safety habits as instructed through company provided training

Perform other tasks or special assignments as assigned by manager

or supervisor.

Inspect and secure common areas access and egress to minimize

trespass as may be assigned.

All employees must be bondable

Must have a valid drivers license

Ability to work 40 hours per week


Emergency – Maintenance:

Is on call for emergency, including nights, weekends, days and


Must be familiar with power, water and gas turnoffs, clean out traps

and emergency fire system as instructed for each individual site.

Must make reasonable attempts to make necessary emergency repairs

prior to contacting a third party vendor.

Know emergency contact numbers, ie., police, fire department,

manager and property supervisor as provided in the Emergency

Contact Book.

HOURS:       8:00 am to 4:30 pm

WAGES:      $15.85

Must have valid drivers license.

Instructions to Apply:

Please submit resume to .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address)