Maintenance Lead

Location US-IL-Elgin
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ModSpace seeks a multi-talented Maintenance Technician Lead for our busy Chicago, IL location.


Our Maintenance Leads play a critical role overseeing/mentoring the maintenance team and providing successful outcomes for our clients by:

  • Managing quality assurance of the work of both our in-house team and vendors
  • Ensuring compliance with ModSpace policies and safe work practices are followed
  • Performing inventory management and reporting
  • Troubleshooting, identifying and performing repairs/refurbishments on ModSpace buildings
  • Communicating with customers and documenting work in ModSpace systems

This is a M-F role with no nights or weekends.

(Occasional overtime may be required.)


Day to day activities may include:

  • Overseeing, training and coaching maintenance personnel daily
  • Ensuring workplace compliance and ModSpace Safety polices are followed
  • Troubleshooting, identifying and performing needed repairs to buildings such as
    • drywall work, installing/removing partition walls
    • installing toilets
    • installing/removing floor tiling
    • replacing/removing light fixtures
    • cleaning/painting
  • Inspecting buildings/recommending repairs
  • Communicating with customers face to face on site
  • Ordering or maintaining parts and supplies inventory
  • Coordinating or guiding external vendors
  • Operating vehicles or service trucks to deliver or move parts or equipment 

For more about ModSpace and what we do, visit our YouTube channel!



To be successful, a ModSpace Maintenance Technician Lead:

  • Has a High School Diploma or GED
  • Has 8+ years of general maintenance/carpentry, electrical, or light plumbing experience
  • Is professional, focused on customer service and able to work with minimal supervision
  • Strong communication skills with attention to detail
  • Can learn to use ModSpace operating systems
  • Can lift/move 50lbs unassisted and climb ladders
  • Holds a valid drivers license and has the ability to drive a ModSpace service vehicle
  • Places a top priority on SAFETY

All ModSpace team members must have: 

  • A drive to provide world-class customer service
  • The highest levels of integrity
  • An unwavering commitment to safety 

If you are a well-qualified candidate, please submit your resume in confidence today!


We provide a state-of-the-art, business casual office environment, in addition to a wide range of employee benefits: 

  • Paid Time Off – 20 days per year to start (US) plus company holidays!
  • Medical, Dental and Vision Insurance Plans
  • Employee and Dependent Life Insurances
  • Short-term and Long-term Disability Insurances
  • 401(k) Plan with Match (US) / Defined Contribution Plan (Canada)
  • Flexible Spending Accounts for Medical or Dependent Care Expenses (US)
  • Supplemental benefit offerings such as health and wellness discount programs, will preparation services, affinity programs

A career with ModSpace offers professional development and opportunity with a stable and growing North American firm. Our mid-size means our employees enjoy the resources of a large company in an environment where they are highly visible and have a direct impact on performance.


Come build your future with ModSpace!  



ModSpace believes diversity makes us a stronger organization. We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, creed, color, religion, gender, sex, national origin, age, marital or family status, sexual orientation, genetics, disability, military or veteran status or any other legally protected condition or characteristic.


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