Asst. Service Manager ($28.03-$30.58)

Date:  Mar 30, 2024
Property:  VILLAS OF RENAS (2085)

San Diego, CA, 92122

Division:  Apartments - On-Site (Apt OnSite)
Req ID:  43007

Position Summary:

Assists the Service Manager with the direction of technicians and vendors. Develops and maintains a high level of skill in all phases of general maintenance. Performs general maintenance including plumbing, painting, electrical, HVAC, hazardous material abatement, apartment turn-over, and appliance repairs in accordance with company standards, and in conjunction with management staff.

Job Duties:

  • Promotes positive, proactive customer interactions to make their Irvine Company experience of the highest quality.
  • Assists in the coaching and development of maintenance associates.
  • Performs work using safe work practices. Ensures completion of safety training and actively investigates and mitigates risks.
  • Ensures community common areas and grounds are maintained according to company standards; conducts property quality inspections, identifies and resolves any hazards.
  • Responsible for inventory of parts and appliances; responsible for general maintenance and orderliness of facilities.
  • Performs service requests, unit turns and preventative maintenance work throughout the community.
  • Assists in the repair and renovation of apartments, providing direction to technicians, porters and vendors.

Variances in responsibilities may exist by community type:

Smaller Communities: 

  • Responsibilities will include completing both maintenance service requests and turnover of apartments. May work alone.

Larger Communities:

  • May work on a team that completes maintenance service requests or turnover of apartments

Minimum Qualifications / Other Expectations:

  • High school diploma
  • Three to five years general maintenance experience; Expertise in plumbing, electrical, HVAC, appliance repair and apartment turnover preferred.
  • EPA 608 Certification
  • Valid driver’s license; valid vehicle insurance.
  • This role requires the regular and frequent operation of a vehicle, as defined in the Company's MVR policy, and is part of the essential duties of this position.
  • Ability to communicate clearly and effectively in English, both verbally and in writing.  Multilingual ability a plus.
  • On call as needed for after hours emergencies; Schedule may require work on weekends, holidays and evenings
  • Regular, consistent and timely attendance required
  • Ability to move in and out of a variety of positions which include the following: sitting, standing, walking, squatting, stair and ladder climbing, kneeling, belly crawling, overhead reaching, lifting, carrying.
  • Ability to push and pull up to 118 pounds of force.
  • Ability to lift below waist up to 77 pounds and above waist 45 lbs.
  • Must complete and pass pulmonary exam and respirator fit test.

Community Details:

Communities of Responsibility:  La Jolla Neighborhood - All Comm 
Unit Count:  1251 



Base Pay Start Rate: $28.03


The Company also offers competitive benefits for full time employees including paid time off, matching 401(k), and health benefits.


About Us:
Irvine Company Apartment Communities (a division of Irvine Company) offers a portfolio of more than 125 resort-style apartment communities in coastal California’s most desirable locations: San Diego, Orange County, West Los Angeles and Silicon Valley.

With world-class amenities, resort-like surroundings and an unparalleled commitment to customer service, Irvine Company Apartment Communities redefines the rental-living experience.

We take as much pride in our employee community as we do the communities we create. It’s an environment populated with talented and experienced people, a collaborative spirit and abundant opportunities.

Apply today to join our employee community, and learn more about Irvine Company, our legacy and our guiding principles.

The Irvine Company is committed to providing equal opportunity in all of our employment practices, including selection, hiring, promotion, transfer, compensation, termination, and training, without regard to race, religion, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender, gender identity, national origin, ancestry, citizenship status, marital status, pregnancy, age, medical condition, genetic information, military and veteran status, disability, or any other basis protected by federal, state, and local law. Reasonable accommodation is available for qualified individuals with disabilities, upon request.


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