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Posted: Monday, March 19, 2018 12:03 AM


Off-campus student housing communities owned by The Scion Group, seek a Maintenance Technician II to join our team! The Scion Group has participated in the acquisition of over 70,000 beds and advised universities, foundations and private-sector providers in more than 200 campus markets, representing over $5.0 billion of project value. If you are looking for an opportunity to join a company that provides a collegiate atmosphere and opportunities for career advancement, continue to read below!

The ideal candidate will hold a HVAC certification and will demonstrate a strong sense of customer service for residents & employees at the property. The Maintenance Technician II is responsible to provide maintenance and repair services for an assigned property, including responding to service requests, carrying out preventive maintenance tasks, preparing apartments at turnovers, and requesting the required parts and supplies in a timely matter.

Job Responsibilities:

Demonstrates proficiency in Entrata and CMMS systems for logging service requests and completed work in a timely matter.
Maintains the physical condition of the property according to The Scion Group’s Standard Operating Procedures, OSHA and Industry standards. Performs physically demanding work to maintain the asset, and other property features to minimize liability concerns.
Responsible for operating, system monitoring/diagnostics, and preventative testing for major building systems such as: air handling units with outside condensers (RTU), domestic hot water heaters, electrical distribution systems, switchgears and controls, etc.
Operates system monitoring/diagnostics, preventative testing for life safety systems such as: fire alarm monitoring panels, dry/wet sprinkler systems, visual and audible alarms, back flow preventers, and smoke detectors
Assists in creating emergency preparedness plans and protocols/disaster preparedness.
Coordinates maintenance objectives, daily assignments, delivery, and work schedules with vendors and contractors as approved by the Maintenance Supervisor
Diagnoses and performs routine maintenance/repair in a timely and professional manner. Assures all service requests are completed daily.
Routinely performs duties including basic appliance repair, general carpentry, plumbing/fixture repair, painting, and basic electric & lighting to restore apartments on a timely basis and ensures meeting completion dates set by the General Manager/Property Manager.
Routinely inspects interior common areas and the exterior of the property. Ensures daily upkeep of all common areas with company standards, and all the light fixtures are in working order.
Completes preventive maintenance tasks on all equipment and operating systems.
Maintains parts and supplies inventory, as authorized. Cleans and organizes the workshops, storerooms, boiler rooms, and utility rooms. Performs proper maintenance of equipment to ensure warranty compliance and extended useful life.
Assumes responsibility for after hour emergencies at the direction of the company.


High School/GED or Trade School diploma with minimum of 3-5 years of full time general maintenance experience, or an equivalent combination of education and experience in multi-unit residential property maintenance.
Prior experience with move out and making apartments ready for move in is preferred.
Ability to read and interpret blueprints/drawings and warranties.
Excellent verbal and written communication skills to process and discuss the work tickets correctly, read instructions and warranties, and clearly communicate in writing.
Knowledge of maintenance and repair tasks, tools and equipment in any of the following areas, as required: plumbing, electricity, HVAC, locks, carpentry, painting, and general maintenance.
Demonstrates a sensitivity and understanding of the diverse population of residents and employees.
Follows the company’s non-harassment and inclusion policies.

To be considered immediately for this opportunity, please send resumes directly to

Locations include:

Baton Rouge, LA
West Lafayette, IN
Knoxville, TN
Indianapolis, IN
Charlotte, NC
Urbana, IL
Tuscaloosa, AL
San Marcos, TX
Milwaukee, WI
Fayetteville, AR
Bloomington, IN
Bellingham, WA

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