Maintenance Technician

Los Angeles, California
Los Angeles - Operations
Contractor
Zeus - Flawless Stays.

Founded in November 2015 and based in San Francisco, California, Zeus is shaking up the $12b corporate housing industry through its unique strategy of leasing unfurnished, privately-owned homes and converting them into expertly appointed, full-service corporate housing units for today’s global professional. We're passionate about delivering world-class customer service and becoming the most trusted provider of corporate housing on Earth. With more than 350 homes in the San Francisco Bay Area and Los Angeles and over 100,000 nights booked, we are well on our way to realizing our vision. Zeus has raised $14.1M in financing from Initialized Capital, Google Ventures, Bowery Capital, and Floodgate. The Zeus founders have all had previous exits and have worked in real estate and technology for over 10 years.

The Role

Maintenance techs support the Resident Experience team in providing timely, efficient fixes to property related issues that arise for Zeus residents in Santa Monica. Given the variety of properties that Zeus has, there are a variety of issues that potentially arise. We’re looking for someone who thrives in a fast-paced, changing environment.

The role will be a contractor to full time position and will have a schedule of Monday to Friday.

What You Will Do

    • Basic maintenance tasks including -  
    • Change light bulbs, batteries, digital lock codes, smoke/CO detector batteries or install new detectors
    • Touch up paint including light drywall patchingTighten/replace toilet seats
    • Change toilet fill valves/ flappers
    • Caulk bathroom fixtures
    • Tighten/ reinstall towel bars
    • Tighten water fixture handles/knobs
    • Change furnace filtersChange fridge water filters
    • Clear/reset garbage disposals
    • Diagnose and correct local power failures (Flipped breakers/GFCI outlets)
    • Copying keys
    • Basic cleaning tasks including -
    • Basic upholstery cleaning
    • General cleaning
    • Power-wash windows, buildings, stairs and walkways
    • Trash disposal
    • Basic gardening tasks including
    • Weed whacking
    • Leaf blowing
    • Trimming overgrown pathways from tree/ bush branches
    • Assist other techs with moving large furniture (eg, beds, mattresses, couches, tables, etc.)
    • Purchase items necessary for a fix and submit reimbursements promptly
    • Supervise vendor appointments
    • Ensure every property is up to Zeus standards and taking the necessary actions to correct any that are not

Would be Great to Know

    • Basic plumbing (snaking sinks/bathtubs)
    • Re-light pilot lights
    • Tighten p-traps
    • Build/Disassemble Ikea furniture

What We Are Looking For

    • Attention to detail to ensure efficient and quality repairs
    • Great problem solving with the ability to understand and utilize all resources at hand
    • Strong time management and prioritization skills
    • High level of professionalism and customer service as this role will be interacting with residents, owners, and external vendors
    • Ability to handle complaints & adversity with tact and diplomacy
    • Familiar with navigating different mobile apps
    • Must have reliable automobile transportation and a valid California Driver’s License and insurance

Bonus

    • Willing to be very flexible with their schedule
    • Has a truck/SUV
    • Additional Maintenance Skills including but not limited to
    • Ability to perform simple electrical tasks (testing/replacing faulty switches/outlets, test for continuity)
    • Ability to replace plumbing fixtures (faucets, shower handles, cartridges)
    • Experience diagnosing and fixing appliances
    • Comfortable using larger plumbing snakes for floor drains/main cleanouts
    • Can install a garbage disposal
    • Can measure, cut, and install blinds
    • Can re-grout tile
    • Can change a thermocouple/Gas valve
Zeus is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, gender, gender expression, age, national origin, disability, marital status, sexual orientation, or military status in any of its activities or operations.

We do not accept calls from 3rd party recruiters.