Lead Maintenance Technician – Indianapolis, IN

Lead Maintenance Technician – Fountainhead Apartments

Purpose: To plan, organize, direct and maintain an effective maintenance program whereby all facilities and equipment are kept in good repair and proper operating conditions at all times.

Job Duties & Responsibilities:

  • Provide residents with exceptional customer service and foster good resident relations.
  • Be a valuable leader in an effective on-site team.
  • Know and adhere to all standards of quality.
  • Ensure maintenance staff adheres to uniform dress codes.
  • Ensure budgetary guidelines are met and prioritize expenditures to stay within budget.
  • Initiate measures to improve methods, equipment performance and quality of work.
  • Plan and schedule work and on-call schedules.
  • Oversee and maintain daily service request system, complete service requests and follow-up calls.
  • Oversee and maintain preventive maintenance schedule and complete preventive maintenance
  • Oversee and maintain physical appearance of the community.
  • Oversee and perform apartment turnover duties.
  • Oversee and perform the repair and replacement of appliances.
  • Oversee and maintain Material Safety Data Sheet (MSDS) and follow all safety procedures.
  • Adhere to and enforce all safety regulations, proper codes and standards.
  • Oversee and maintain maintenance inventory, apartment history cards, lighting and snow logs.
  • Oversee and maintain safe and organized maintenance shop, storage and mechanical rooms.
  • Oversee and maintain security of lock-out tag-out station, secure Key Control.
  • Prepare and negotiate maintenance contracts for approval and signature.
  • Work with contractors on snow removal, lawn care, etc.
  • Oversee and monitor Heating, Ventilation, Air Conditioning (HVAC) equipment
  • Oversee and maintain swimming pools and spas.
  • Shovel/sweep using broom and shovel snow.
  • Work in extremes of climate/temperature (-20 to 110 degrees), rain, snow.

Non-Essential Job Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Perform/prepare special projects
  • Perform other duties, as assigned

Position Requirements:

  • Must have previous residential maintenance experience
  • Must possess own basic tools, see attachment
  • Must have knowledge of the tools, equipment, and materials common to the trade
  • Must have knowledge of planned maintenance principles, practices and techniques
  • Must be skilled in estimating time and materials required for assignment
  • Must possess the ability to communicate effectively, both verbally and in writing
  • Must be able to bend, stoop, kneel, crouch, crawl, pull and push
  • Ability to lift 50lbs to chest height
  • Ability to work with hands over their head and perform duties while standing on a ladder
  • Work with and around mold, dust, paint and chemicals with proper safety gear and protection
  • Ability to understand and follow English instructions
  • Valid Driver’s License is required


  • Full-Time
  • Emergency after-hours on-call rotation, as scheduled

To apply, send your resume to REERecruiter@ReeApartments.com.  Or, fill out our online application.

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