The Maintenance Technician is responsible for performing repairs and general maintenance work of facilities, buildings, grounds, and equipment including electrical, carpentry, plumbing, masonry, glazier, and painting tasks. This is a safety sensitive role.
Physically examine the property on a regular basis
Managing repairs and maintenance with vendors, and ensuring the proper care of the property
Maintain pools, landscaping, utilities, roads, signage, clubhouse and other community infrastructure elements
Generally maintaining and improve the quality of the community and maintain public areas in a clean and safe fashion
Supervise outside contractors working on the Property
Adhere to all maintenance and purchasing directives including but not limited to (a) property inspections (b) maintenance assignments (c) utility system readings and controls (d) landscaping and grounds (e) safety (f) special maintenance items.
Prepare inventory homes for sale or rent
Troubleshooting any needs for the property
High school diploma or equivalency.
Requires a minimum of two (2) years general experience in building trades, plumbing (interior and exterior required), repair and replacement maintenance or handy work.
Strong customer service, communication and interpersonal skills required.
Bilingual Spanish/English preferred
Ability to use to email
FLSA CLASS: Non-Exempt
REPORTS TO: Community Manager
SUPERVISORY RESPONSIBILITIES: None
JOB CATEGORY: Maintenance
POSITION CLASS: Maintenance
Treats everyone with respect, compassion and kindness – Builds internal respect and loyalty with customers. Demonstrates concern for customers. Effectively responds to customer needs. This includes responding timely to requests, listening to others, and seeking to understand others when there are differences of opinion, finding ways to build on each other’s ideas. Acts with empathy and focus, while able to resolve problems.
Demonstrate integrity, transparency and doing things the right way – Makes lemonade out of lemons. This includes following policies, demonstrating financial responsibility with Lakeshore assets, complying with state and federal law, and practicing safety. Conforms to the highest professional standard. Turns challenges into wins.
Collaboration and team work – Involve key stakeholders in decision making. This includes developing and maintaining positive work relationships. Enhances the level of mutual cooperation. Actively participates in team-oriented objectives and activities. Focuses on team success, over individual.
Solves problems and is transparent about outcomes – Champions new initiatives beyond the scope of the department. Seeks to improve in all aspects of work performance. Creates an environment of continuous improvement and innovation. Encourages people to maintain high standards of quality and thoroughness.
Serves our employees and residents to improve their lives – This includes maintaining the property that creates curb appeal, a welcoming community environment, supports individual and family activities, creates a sense of neighborhood. At work, continually challenges self to grow and develop to be the best you can be at work.
COMPENSATION: $16.00 - $17.00/Hr (Based on experience) salary plus 5% quarterly bonus and 20% housing discount
LOCATION: Sunshine Village - Lakeland, FL
Lakeshore embraces Diversity and Inclusion, and is an equal opportunity employer. Qualified applicants will receive consideration without regard to age, race, color, religion, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, disability, national origin, or protected veteran status. Applicants are encouraged to confidentially self-identify when applying. Employment is contingent upon successful completion of background investigation including pre-employment drug screening. Lakeshore is a smoke-free and drug-free workplace, for the purpose of workplace safety and health. No recruiters or agencies without a previously signed contract. Only candidates whose profiles closely match requirements will be contacted during this search.
Covid-19 Protocols for all Candidates: • Social Distancing (6 feet) • Masks are required • We provide sanitizer to keep hands clean • If arrangements are needed please discuss with Hiring Manager.
Facilities Management-Maintenance, General-Other: Installation-Maintenance-Repair, Janitorial & Cleaning, Landscaping, Other
NO Security Clearance
Ability to lift 50 – 100 lbs. following appropriate safety procedures;
Work in an upright standing position for long periods of time;
Ability to crawl in small and tight spaces;
Work in different environmental working conditions (e.g. heat, cold, wind, rain);
Walk and climb stairs, handle, finger, grasp and feel objects and equipment; Reach with hands and arms; Communicate, receive and exchange ideas and information by means of the spoken and written word;
Ability to quickly and easily navigate the property/building as required to meet the job functions;
Repeat various motions with the wrists, hands and fingers;
Ability to detect auditory and/or visual emergency alarms.
Lakeshore Management is a private operator of mobile home communities throughout the United States, managing and operating both all ages and 55+ communities. Our mission is to provide excellent customer service and satisfaction to our residents through empowered team members who operate our communities effectively, efficiently, and ethically. Lakeshore is a dynamic, fast-growing company that has been in business since 1998 and has seen 65% growth in the past 10 years in 9 states.
At Lakeshore we hold our customers, employees, and communities in the highest regard. We strive to incorporate both the needs of our company and the needs of our ever-changing world into our entrepreneurial environment. Lakeshore embraces Diversity and Inclusion, and is an equal opportunity employer.