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Bilingual Maintenance Technicians | REACH CDC

Since 1982, REACH has pioneered affordable housing and supportive programs that address complex challenges facing communities. REACH has gained local, state and national acclaim for innovation and responsiveness to difficult urban issues. REACH is a nonprofit affordable housing development and property management company, begun in 1982 in response to neighbors’ concerns about deteriorating housing conditions in Southeast Portland, Oregon. Today, REACH owns and manages a portfolio of 2,131 units of affordable housing located across the metropolitan region, including properties in Multnomah, Washington, and Clark Counties (state of Washington).

Title: Bilingual Maintenance Technicians*Bilingual in Vietnamese, Korean, Cantonese, or Mandarin is a plus*Location: Portland, ORSalary: $16.31 - $21.40/hour


Perform carpentry, plumbing, electrical, painting, and general repair and maintenance tasks to maintain properties in good condition.

 Essential Functions/Major Responsibilities:

  • Complete maintenance and repair projects as assigned
  • Provide work direction to temporary maintenance staff, volunteers, and community service workers
  • Perform unit turnover preparation repair and maintenance
  • Maintain lawns and landscaping, where applicable
  • Maintain complete records of maintenance, mileage, costs and repairs
  • Report unsafe or hazardous conditions to staff.  Respond to emergency situations and takes appropriate action
  • Conduct annual property inspections for budgeting purposes
  • Perform other related duties as assigned
  • Contact tenants for scheduling repairs
  • Required to be “On-Call”, per established guidelines
  • Maintain work area in clean and professional manner
  • Employee is to maintain regular and reliable attendance. 
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