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First Realty Management Maintenance Technician in Lawrence, Massachusetts

A family-owned and privately held property management company, First Realty Management has more than 70 years of experience with the industry knowledge to match. We combine the resources of a large company with the personal touch and attention to detail of a small, local firm.

At the core of it all, our talented employees make us stand out above the rest. While we perform as a top-tier property management company, we strongly emphasize our close-knit, family-owned foundation. Professional growth is encouraged through a commitment to educational advancement and opportunities to learn from industry thought leaders. We create a sought-after community atmosphere by recognizing and celebrating those who go above and beyond. And above all else – we always put our team members first.

We are looking for an individual who can maximize customer satisfaction to ensure that the interior of apartments and exterior of buildings and grounds are maintained in a safe and clean manner, following First Realty Management and site standards and policies.

Job Functions:

  • Prepares vacant units by repairing, refurbishing, and cleaning (as needed) in accordance with site checklists, turnover schedules, and First Realty Management standards.

  • Assumes on-call responsibilities for lost keys and emergencies such as plumbing problems, electrical, etc., shared with others where applicable.

  • Responds to daily emergency and routine service work orders in a professional and timely manner.

  • Maintains the appearance of the site by collecting and discarding refuse from common areas and throughout the site daily.

  • Cleaning of interior buildings and grounds as needed.

  • Performs snow removal by shoveling, salt/sanding, and operating and maintaining appropriate equipment.

  • Performs preventative maintenance schedule per site requirements.

  • Participates in annual apartment inspections as assigned.

Other Job Functions:

  • Responds to changes in organization and property by assuming additional responsibilities as needed, such as going to other sites, following the union contract Section 9.6, and posting provisions.

  • Works overtime as required for snow removal.

  • Maintains a clean and well-groomed appearance, and wears company-issued uniforms.

  • Is courteous to residents at all times.


  • Basic knowledge of electrical, plumbing, HVAC systems, carpentry, and general repair and maintenance duties.

  • Ability to get to the site in a timely manner to respond to emergencies.

  • Ability to read product instructions and safety materials.

  • Ability to fill out and complete work orders accurately

  • Ability to communicate effectively with site staff and residents.

  • Ability to follow directions.

  • Ability to operate snow equipment, such as trucks, skid loaders, and snow blowers safely and effectively.

  • Ability to safely operate power tools, such as saws and drills.

  • Must pass First Realty Management’s pre-employment physical prior to start of work.

  • Level of Education/Training/License:

  • Valid driver's license, per site requirements.

  • Experience:

  • Previous general maintenance or similar experience preferred.


  • Sign-on Bonus!

  • Paid Vacation, Holidays, PTO/Personal leave

  • 401(k) plan.

  • Health, Vision, Dental Insurance.

  • Life Insurance, Short & Long Term Disability.

  • Flex spending accounts & Transportation expense accounts.

  • Opportunity for professional growth and development.

  • Equal Opportunity Employer.