Job Description

A maintenance assistant performs a wide range of repair, maintenance and troubleshooting duties. They help managers in daily maintenance work to complete all projects on timely basis. In order to become a Maintenance Assistant, good working knowledge of plumbing, electrical, carpentry, drywall repair and painting is required.

If you are interested in obtaining this position, an effective resume along with a maintenance assistant cover letter will be required to apply for job.

A resume for maintenance assistant position contains a complete summary of your education, skills, experience and qualifications. This important marketing tool shows a match between your talents and the job description, and determines if you will be interviewed. The following example will assist you in this regard.

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Maintenance Assistant Resume Sample


Andrew Smith

589 Example Ave, Jackson, NJ 65987
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Performance Summary

High-energy professional with 4+ years’ experience in general maintenance and housekeeping arena. Successful track record of performing routinr maintenance and repair work for buildings and job sites. A technical-minded individual who have in-depth knowledge of different kinds of machines and mechanical systems and their working.

• Able to operate basic power and hand tools and equipment
• Demonstrated ability to communicate effectively with staff, residents, and the general public


● HVAC Troubleshooting● Pipe Installation● Lawn Maintenance
● Electricity Repair● Trash Removal● Mower Operation
● Plumbing● Carpet Repairs● Cleaning
● Grass Trimming● Housekeeping● Customer Service


HP Hood LLC – Vernon, NY
General Worker | Apr 2013 – Jan 2015

• Loaded and unloaded goods and merchandise
• Performed repair and mainteance tasks in accordance with quality work plans
• Cleaned and sanitized work area
• Managed traffic within premises

Senior Lifestyle Corporation – Jackson, NJ
Maintenance Assistant | Dec 2010 – Feb 2012

• Maintained carpets, floors, walls and wall coverings and lights
• Performed routine maintenance check of vehicles and equipment
• Followed schedules for particular cleaning and pest control
• Maintained organization’s shops, storage and mechanical areas to Senior Lifestyle Corporation standards.

High School Diploma | City School, Jackson, NJ – 2010