Installation - Maint - Repair
Birgo Realty is seeking a Junior Maintenance Coordinator to join our fast-growing and energetic company. The Maintenance Coordinator is an important team member who is responsible to assist with the upkeep of a 1,500+ unit portfolio to enhance the value of the community, while also maximizing the living experience for residents and the community.
The ideal candidate must possess a strong will to learn, follow company policies and procedures, and complete all tasks assigned in a timely and professional manner. Additionally, the candidate will preserve and respect resident confidentiality, foster a positive and collaborative relationship with residents, communities and associated agencies, and enforce and adhere to company policies, rules, safety practices, and regulations.
Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:
Perform various maintenance functions which include minor repairs that do not require the need for a license in the following areas: electrical, plumbing, appliances, patching, painting, flooring, drywall, carpentry, heating/air issues
Perform emergency on-call service for after-hours maintenance-related issues
Manage work orders, communicate with tenants or departments regarding maintenance work needed
Complete repairs and improvements in vacant units for market-ready status in a timely manner
Maintain the grounds and common areas in order to keep a positive curb appeal
Perform assigned preventive maintenance duties and tasks
Complete special projects as assigned by a Property Manager
Assist and perform tasks that include working in various areas, such as attics, basements, crawl spaces, and living areas
Identify and contract with vendors to provide services to adhere to property budgets
Handle purchasing of supplies and materials; maintain inventory
Adhere to property budget(s)
Must have starting tools; knowing how to use advanced tools is a plus
Should be able to assess and provide estimates for work in terms of material and labor
Must have a personal and reliable vehicle to transport materials, and a ladder is a plus
Must be able to work in confined spaces
Must maintain excellent communication with maintenance coordinators on jobs, property managers, management, vendors, customer service representatives, fellow employees, suppliers, and residential and commercial tenants
Must dress professionally
Must be able to work independently, as well as with a team
Must be a positive and dependable worker who can meet timelines
Must be able to lift and carry 50 pounds, climb and work on ladders, work with arms raised overhead, stand/walk for long periods of time, climb stairs, bend at waist and knees to lift boxes, appliances, furniture, shovel snow as needed, etc.
Property maintenance technician experience or associate's degree in a related field is preferred
Must maintain a valid Driver’s License
Must have a smartphone or device to be able to text/email photos and paperwork
Every day, we're dedicated to our mission of improving lives through real estate. Want to be on our team? Explore our career listings and picture yourself at Pittsburgh's leading private equity real estate firm.
Birgo Realty offers an exciting start-up environment, characterized by fast growth and an entrepreneurial spirit. Birgo Realty has more than doubled in size in the past year, raising a total of $40 million in equity and growing to $110 million in assets under management.
The team of forty has its hands in every facet of private equity investment real estate, including acquisitions, leasing, property management for residential, commercial, and short-term rentals, development and construction, and financing. Our mission is to improve lives through real estate, whether it be our investors, tenants, employees, or the communities that we serve.