Assistant Maintenance Superintendent – Springfield, MA


This position is under the direction of the Maintenance Superintendent and/or Property Manager. The incumbent will assist the Building Maintenance Superintendent in handling general maintenance requests at assigned properties.


  • Assist in the timely turnover of apartment units including painting, cleaning, carpet shampooing, etc.
  • Assist with snow removal in winter months to assure the safety of residents and visitors to the building.
  • Respond to after-hours and weekend emergencies on a rotating on-call schedule with the Maintenance
  • Superintendent to handle all emergency maintenance requests.
  • Must be able to lift 50 lbs.
  • Perform and document Work Orders.
  • Utilize a wide variety of hand and power tools.
  • Troubleshoot, repair and maintain minor plumbing, mechanical and electrical equipment.
  • Perform painting and minor carpentry tasks.
  • Assist in maintaining security throughout the property.
  • Consistent and reliable attendance.
  • Continuously work to insure the health and safety of residents, coworkers, vendors and self.


  • Provide a high level of service to both external and internal customers and clients
  • Contribute ideas for unit success.
  • Exhibit a spirit of teamwork


  • Must have reliable transportation and a valid driver’s license
  • Must be experienced with machines, tools, equipment, and work aids such as hand tools, electrical tools, power tools (gas driven) and air tools.
  • Knowledge in a skilled trade and understanding of building codes

The O’Connell Companies offers a competitive salary & excellent benefits including health and dental insurance, life insurance, pension and profit sharing. EOE.

Please submit your cover letter & resume to: