Maintenance Person - CA Hotel

East Bay Asian Local Development Corporation (EBALDC) is seeking a regular full time Maintenance Person at the California Hotel in Oakland, CA.



Under the direction of the Maintenance Site Supervisor, the Maintenance Person performs skilled and semi-skilled tasks in the maintenance of rental units, common area facilities, and grounds, and other work as required to protect the marketability of the site. The Maintenance Person should take the initiative to implement and/or maintain a preventive maintenance program to keep emergencies to a minimum and the site in good repair.


Key Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Perform repairs according to requests received from residents in a timely and satisfactory manner
  • Perform all preventative maintenance requirements as outlined in the Preventative Maintenance Plan
  • Monitor and maintain plumbing, heating, and electrical system
  • Maintain security and lock systems throughout the building
  • Maintain storage and work areas in a neat, safe, and secure condition
  • Conduct and perform monthly safety inspections and meetings, and keep proper records of same
  • Report hazardous or emergency conditions to the Manager
  • Report extensive repair and maintenance needs to the Manager
  • Perform janitorial, painting, and repairs to vacant units in a timely and satisfactory manner, enabling Manager to rent units in a minimum of time
  • Assist Manager in performing move-in and move-out inspections
  • Assist Manager in performing progress inspections of on-site work performed by outside contractors
  • Assist Manager with quarterly inspection of units
  • Inspect grounds, common areas, and structures for preventative and safety measures
  • Order and pick up maintenance and janitorial supplies and materials as directed by the Manager
  • Share emergency/on-call duties for immediate repairs and for the safety of the tenants and the property
  • Keep permanent records of maintenance requests as outlined in the EBALDC Operations Manual
  • Update Preventative Maintenance Chart and maintain preventative maintenance logs
  • Maintain apartment condition status chart records of each unit on items such as appliances, carpets, painting, drapes, and floor tile
  • Maintain an updated list of appliance serial numbers by unit number and common area location
  • Perform inventories quarterly and when there is a staff change on tools, equipment, supplies, and keys; inventories are to include name of manufacturer, model number, and serial number
  • Sweep, vacuum and damp-mop entrance floor
  • Sweep and vacuum around garbage areas following each pick-up
  • Replace damaged or used items of common usage
  • Sweep, vacuum, wash, and disinfect common kitchen, bathrooms, and laundry area
  • Sweep, vacuum, wash, and arrange in an orderly fashion the community room, conference room, social room, management office, and maintenance office
  • Vacuum hallways
  • Sweep courtyards
  • Clean, wash, and maintain in an orderly fashion the exterior furniture in courtyard
  • Wash windows in common areas 
  • Dust and wipe down hallways
  • Scrub and wash entrance and refuse areas
  • Clean and up-date the cleaning/supply closet
  • Assist in moving furniture
  • Establish and follow a work priority system, as outlined in the EBALDC Operations Manual
  • Perform additional duties as deemed necessary by the Manager

Required Knowledge, Skills & Abilities:

  • Basic knowledge in all building repair trades, purchasing procedures and practices, work safety requirements, and repair procedures
  • Ability to keep accurate and detailed records
  • Basic knowledge in electrical, plumbing, minor construction and preventive maintenance work
  • Basic knowledge of janitorial procedures
  • Ability to set priorities
  • Ability to perform the following: minor repairs to building appliances and fixtures, repair and change locks, replace floor tile, clear clogged drains, repair or replace plumbing fixtures, patch holes in walls, clean unit interiors, perform miscellaneous carpentry repairs, perform minor masonry duties, interior and exterior painting
  • Reading and computational literacy at the ninth grade level or above
  • Demonstrated ability to perform building maintenance or experience in a related building trade field consisting of repairs, carpentry, minor electrical, minor plumbing, painting, refurbishing, cleaning, heating, and maintenance administration
  • Ability to interact with residents and handle complaints with reasonable discretion and flexibility


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Benefits and Other Information

EBALDC offers excellent benefit.  EBALDC pays up to 95% of employee premiums and 60% of dependent premiums for Medical, Dental, Vision, LTD and Life, EAP, Retirement, Paid Time Off, CA Paid Sick Leave, Holidays and Wellness Days off for all eligible employees.

**All candidates will be subject to a background check.** 

EBALDC is an EOE/AA Employer.