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First Realty Management Maintenance Mechanic in Lawrence, Massachusetts

A family-owned and privately held property management company, First Realty Management has more than 65 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 are what 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, in accordance with 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 and 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 professional and timely manner.

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

  • 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, in accordance with the union contract Section 9.6 and posting provisions.

  • Works overtime as required for snow removal.

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

  • Is courteous to residents at all times.


Skills & Abilities:

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 for 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, 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 drivers license, and reliable transportation per site requirements


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

An EOE/ Veterans/Disabled Employer

If you need an accomodation to apply due to a disability or protected veteran status, please contact Cazzi Coleman at or 617-423-7000 ext. 3772