Maintenance Technician I

Pillar Properties has two exciting opportunities available for Maintenance Technicians to join our team at our Seattle properties, The Lyric in Capitol Hill or Stadium Place in Pioneer Square!

Please email your resume to to start the process!

Who We Are
Pillar Properties is a privately-owned family property developer, owner, and operator with a proud history of success. Our approach is unwaveringly human, treating every relationship like family. Pillar Properties is a remarkable place to build your career.

We are on the list of Seattle Business Magazine's Washington's 100 Best Companies to Work For AND the Puget Sound Business Journal roster of Washington's Best Workplaces (2018, 2019, 2020, 2021).

We develop high quality buildings on our terms. Our maintenance team makes the difference using a strategy focused on long term investments, through preventative maintenance and exceptional service. We provide our maintenance teams the resources and support to be empowered to make the right decision at every turn. This includes appropriate physical plant budgets and opportunities to foster and grow your skill sets.

What You’ll Do

  • Perform electrical work such as replacing light fixture ballasts and understand how to operate a multi-meter
  • Perform HVAC maintenance such as the ability to replace and program a thermostat and replace a belt
  • Perform plumbing work such as installing a toilet and repairing a leak in PVC
  • Repair holes up to 6" x 6" and restore the drywall to like new condition
  • Identify sheen and perform painting work such as prepping an area for painting and cutting in
  • Perform appliance repairs such as replacing a microwave control board and installing a dishwasher
  • Identify carpet stains and utilize spot cleaning chemicals and tools
  • Safely operate the garbage & recycling compactors
  • Safely operate, fuel, and maintain pressure washing equipment
  • Demonstrate a clear understanding of the LOTO program. Knows where to locate LOTO equipment and how to apply to routine tasks
  • Demonstrate a clear understanding of the Pillar Properties HazCom Policy. Knows how to access the Chemical Inventory, Safety Data Sheets and Policy. All chemicals in use by team members are accounted for in the Chemical Inventory and all secondary containers have appropriate and filled out labels applied
  • Perform complete unit turns with little direction from repairing damage to completing preventative maintenance
  • Access and understand Yardi software including the Work Order and Make Ready Dashboards
  • Demonstrate a positive, professional, and customer service-driven attitude about the company with team members, residents, vendors, and the public

What You Bring

  • High School Diploma or GED required
  • Must have own hand tools
  • Must have reliable transportation
  • Must have the ability to lift up to 60 lbs, carry up to 40 lbs, and push/pull up to 50 lbs

What We Offer

  • Fun, family-oriented work environment in a stable, growing company
  • Diverse, equitable, and inclusive culture that creates a true sense of belonging
  • Industry leading base pay plus monthly and annual performance bonuses
  • Vacation and Personal Time starting at 15-days per year, plus paid company holidays
  • Comprehensive medical, dental and vision, flexible spending accounts, as well as life insurance benefits
  • Generous company matched 401(k)
  • 20% housing discount at any Pillar Properties community
  • Wellness Plan that includes $600 annual reimbursement and Fitbit (or equivalent) device reimbursement
  • Cell phone reimbursements
  • Paid Designations and company-sponsored training
  • Opportunities for advancement and a focus on promoting from within

We are a cutting-edge company with high standards for quality. We believe that the next innovative move by Pillar can come from anywhere in the company. All voices contribute to our internal mantra of being Quietly Awesome and that drives us to Build Something Remarkable in all aspects of our business.

If you are seeking deeper connections within the industry and are passionate about helping us operate the best apartment homes in the Puget Sound area, we want to talk to you!

Please email your resume to to start the process!

Drug testing and background checks are an employment requirement.

Pillar Properties is an Equal Opportunity Employer.