Maintenance Worker
Philadelphia, PA Property Management
Job Type

As a Building Maintenance Technician, you will inspect, maintain, repair, and replace building furniture and electrical systems. You might work with access control systems, building heating and a/c system. You'll need to be mechanically inclined, enjoy working with your hands and be a good troubleshooter to perform this job well. This is a position where overtime is often available if is necessary.

Maintenance Worker Job Responsibilities:

  • Perform minor and major repair of all buildings
  • Respond to emergency maintenance requests as required.
  • Perform electrical, plumbing, carpentry, locksmithing and painting work to maintain municipal buildings.
  • Move and relocate office furniture; make adjustments to desks, chairs and files.
  • Oversee parking lot light program; install and repair lamps, ballasts and covers.
  • Perform electrical, plumbing, carpentry, locksmithing and painting work to maintain facility buildings.
  • Performs routine electrical work; installs and replaces light fixtures, ballasts and fluorescent lighting; checks breakers, plugs, switches, fixtures and wires for appropriate operations; provides assistance in pulling wires for electrical repairs as needed.
  • Installs, repairs and maintains a variety of plumbing fixtures including, sinks, toilets, faucets, and related equipment.
  • Performs drywall installation and repairs damaged drywall; measures and cuts drywall according to established specifications; finishes joints with proper compounds and tape; sands surfaces in preparation for texturing and painting.
  • Participates in the installation and repair of roofs using nail guns and other appropriate hand and power tools; troubleshoots leaks and repairs minor roofing damage using industry accepted materials and procedures.
  • Operates a variety of hand, power and shop tools used in the course of building construction, woodworking, and building maintenance such as power drills, saws, drill presses, joiners and planers.
  • Masks, sandblasts, brushes and chemically prepares surfaces for painting; operates spray equipment and uses manual tools to paint interior and exterior surfaces, equipment and facilities; prepares and applies bonding materials such as epoxy.
  • Inspects assigned facilities for compliance with safety standards; performs repairs as necessary to ensure compliance.

Special Requirements:

  • Ability to lift more than 50 lbs.
  • Ability to work nights and weekends
  • Must be able to work independently with little supervision
  • Driver license of Pennsylvania.
  • Must be able to respond to emergency on call 24/7.


  • Medical Insurance or $100/month medical insurance waiver reimbursement
  • 403b retirement plan: 4% APM contribution PLUS 3% APM matching contribution
  • Vision
  • Dental
  • 20 PTO Days
  • 11 Paid Holidays
  • Life Insurance
  • Long and Short-term Disability

APM is an equal opportunity employer.