maintenance assistant resume example with 8+ years of experience

Jessica Claire
, , 100 Montgomery St. 10th Floor (555) 432-1000,

Reliable and responsive Maintenance Assistant effective at handling routine repairs and basic building upkeep. Knowledgeable about routine plumbing, electrical and HVAC upkeep. Skilled at handling regular cleaning and upkeep of building interiors and grounds. Hardworking and reliable with strong ability in Multi-tasking.

  • Equipment Maintenance and Repair
  • Landscaping and Groundskeeping
  • Supply and Parts Ordering
  • Hand and Power Tool Operation
  • Critical Thinking
  • Problem Detection and Resolution
  • Equipment Maintenance
  • Employee Work Scheduling
  • Problem Solving
07/2021 to Current Maintenance Assistant Cushman & Wakefield | Windsor Locks, CT,
  • Handled routine cosmetic updates such as painting walls and replacing outdated fixtures.
  • Completed minor electrical, plumbing and HVAC maintenance for building occupants.
  • Maintained grounds through lawn care, garbage removal and special services such as tree pruning and removal.
  • Created daily, weekly and monthly checklists on building equipment maintenance procedures and kept records of scheduled work.
  • Detected and repaired hazardous conditions or concerns that presented risk of accidents or injuries.
  • Contacted vendors to procure equipment and tools to meet organizational demands.
  • Routinely inspected equipment for preventive and emergency maintenance needs.
  • Completed assignments on-time and under budget.
  • Implemented preventive maintenance practices and upheld equipment guidelines to avoid failures.
  • Assessed cleaning product availability and ordered stock to maintain inventory.
07/2021 to Current Housekeeper Supervisor Hyatt Hotels Corp. | Phoenix, AZ,
  • Supervised and supported housekeeping personnel to maximize quality of service and performance.
  • Collaborated with front desk to respond promptly to guest requests and promote positive experience.
  • Created schedules, shift reports and other business documentation to coordinate housekeeping needs.
  • Submitted repair requests to maintenance team to reduce operating costs and improve energy-saving strategy.
  • Placed housekeeping staff on specific shifts and room blocks based on abilities and daily requirements.
  • Inventoried incoming supplies and placed items in stock for use by personnel.
  • Sustained safety protocols to support proper and cost-effective equipment and material usage.
  • Collaborated with multiple departments to maximize workflow and efficiency.
  • Safely and efficiently finished repairs while supporting team members with tasks.
07/2019 to 07/2021 Head Dishwasher Sunrise Senior Living | Stamford, CT,
  • Scrubbed pots, pans and trays by hand or cleaned using industrial washing machine.
  • Kept dishware, glasses and utensils ready for customer needs by quickly scraping, washing and restacking items.
  • Loaded and unloaded dishwashers, washing by hand large pots or items used on continuous basis.
  • Developed great team spirit with other personnel by pitching in and helping with task completion.
  • Repaired and maintained dishwashing machine to keep dishes clean and kitchen running smoothly.
  • Operated and maintained dishwasher, handwash stations, pot-scrubbing station and trash compactor.
  • Removed built-up waste and potential contaminants from waste receptacles, machinery and cooking equipment.
  • Studied methods of coworkers, successfully learning kitchen and food service skills.
10/2015 to 12/2018 Housekeeping Inspector Bluegreen Resorts | New Orleans, LA,
  • Assessed daily workloads, scheduled and planned daily assignments and oversaw numerous projects.
  • Managed team of employees, daily progress reports and overall project planning.
  • Monitored maintenance scheduling and reported maintenance team information to management.
  • Adhered to strict operation and maintenance regulations by following instructions and observing guidelines.
  • Prioritized and organized tasks to efficiently accomplish service goals.
  • Demonstrated self-reliance by meeting and exceeding workflow needs.
  • Demonstrated leadership by making improvements to work processes and helping to train others.
  • Provided excellent service and attention to customers when face-to-face or through phone conversations.
  • Improved operations by working with team members and customers to find workable solutions.
  • Motivated and encouraged team members to communicate more openly and constructively with each other.
05/2013 to 09/2015 Shelter Assistant Save Our Cats & Kittens | City, STATE,
  • Observed safety protocols to minimize accidents and spread of disease.
  • Stayed on top of laundry, sweeping and disinfection protocols.
  • Monitored safety of every animal to prevent injuries from other animals or environmental hazards.
  • Followed consistent safety procedures, maintained visible animal identification and checked tags to minimize care errors.
  • Observed behavioral changes in animals to detect illness or injury.
  • Promoted optimal animal health by feeding and watering on regular schedule.
  • Cleaned cages in accordance with health code requirements to ensure sanitary environment for animals.
  • Maintained daily care logs for sheltered animals.
  • Collected and documented animal weight, size, physical condition and food intake.
  • Helped visitors to select and adopt appropriate animals based upon needs and requirements.
  • Cared for animals in post-operative recovery by closely monitoring vital signs and progress.
  • Greeted public surrendering pets and explained options and likelihood of adoption.
  • Assisted grooming staff with nail clipping, blow-drying and combing during peak hours and holidays.
  • Isolated animals with potential contagious diseases to reduce infection risks and monitor disease presentation.
  • Administered medications to animals with meals or treats.
  • Maintained animal shelter by cleaning and disinfecting kennels, cages and equipment, washing dishes and laundry, taking out garbage and performing custodial duties.
Education and Training
Expected in 01/1989 to to GED | Golden State High School, Sacramento, CA, GPA:
Expected in to to | Mathematics and Computer Science Eastfield College, Mesquite, TX GPA:
Expected in to to Certificate of Completion | Drafting Technology ATI Career Training Center - Dallas, Dallas, TX GPA:

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School Attended

  • Golden State High School
  • Eastfield College
  • ATI Career Training Center - Dallas

Job Titles Held:

  • Maintenance Assistant
  • Housekeeper Supervisor
  • Head Dishwasher
  • Housekeeping Inspector
  • Shelter Assistant


  • GED
  • Some College (No Degree)
  • Certificate of Completion

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