Job description

We are looking for an experienced and reliable Maintenance Technician to join our growing property management team! Experience with a variety of maintenance tasks such as minor electrical work, drywall repairs, appliance installation, minor plumbing and general handyman work is needed. The ideal candidate will be someone who enjoys meeting new people, is experienced with helping tenants resolve maintenance issues, has good communication skills, and is above all else a reliable worker. Experience in other real estate jobs is a bonus! Our goal is to help tenants and owners resolve maintenance issues in a professional, timely manner.


Observe and report home repairs as needed and conduct preventative maintenance walkthroughs. Perform maintenance of electrical and plumbing systems. HVAC experience a plus! Drywall repairs including painting work. Install and remove security systems Perform manual repairs when necessary (fix locks, windows, cabinets, doors, etc.) Conduct general property upkeep procedures (e.g. landscaping, gutter cleaning, light tree trimming) and other tasks as assigned. Use property management software as needed and work off a list of city correction orders. Owns own transportation and basic tool set including power tools.


Experience as maintenance technician in apartment or handyman field Reliable transportation Ability to use management software, google calendar, and other technology. Basic understanding of electrical, plumbing and other home systems. Knowledge of general maintenance processes and methods. Working knowledge of tools, common appliances and devices Manual dexterity and problem-solving skills Good physical condition and strength with a willingness to work. Ability to manage daily workload efficiently and timely Any contractor certifications highly sought. Job Type: Full-time

Job Type: Full-time

Pay: $25.00 – $30.00 per hour


The crew over at Zest are seriously the best. They are responsive, creative and passionate. Couldn’t be happier!

Adam Carroll

Vanessa was very professional since I started using her to manage my 8 rentals in Detroit. Her communication and transparency were like a breath of fresh air compared to my previous manager.

Yuliya Sarkisova

Very professional, knows the Metro Detroit area well and is always very responsive!

Katharin Louise

5 Star: Very professional, knows the Metro Detroit area well, and always very responsive!

Katharin Schaefer

5 Star!

Lacy Soria

5 Star: These guys are just straight up amazing. Such a friendly group of people and they actually care about the tenants they manage. Tim and Vanessa just absolutely nail it on customer service and Rick is on point with the repairs.


5 Star!

Elizabeth Stein