Oct 13, 2021

Facility Manager St. Petersburg, Florida

$55,000 - $65,000 yearly
  • Lakeshore Management
  • 4125 Park St North St. Petersburg, Florida  33709
Full-Time Defense Facilities Management Other Real Estate

Job Description




To be responsible, for all Facility Operations in a portfolio of communities so that the communities are maintained at all times to Lakeshore company standards. To adhere to all OSHA guidelines, Federal/State/Local laws, and any applicable fair housing laws governing real estate sales, leasing and management maintenance service.


  • Physically examine the communities on a routine, pre-approved schedule; ensure all communities are clean, safe, and well maintained.
  • Schedule and oversees maintenance projects and emergency repairs.
  • Complete quarterly Safety Audits and ensure the proper care of the property and that all liabilities and safety issues are corrected with urgency.
  • Maintain, monitor, and ensure proper inventory levels, and preventive maintenance schedules of the Community Equipment.   
  • Procurement of new vendors, while ensuring current vendors are compliant.
  • Reinforce Company Gold Standard expectations to identify opportunities and correct deficiencies within the Communities that impact property presentation.
  • Communicate issues with Utility Infrastructure. Respond to emergency calls during and after office hours.
  • Maintain and update all required reports and community audits (lights, trees, etc.) timely.
  • Create and cultivate relationships and communication cadence with Regional Team.
  • Assist with creation and execution of acquisition plans.
  • Assist in interviewing, hiring, training, and performance management of all maintenance staff.
  • Identify opportunities to elevate employee and resident engagement.
  • Participate in the scoping, bidding and executing of CapEx projects.
  • Assist in establishing and achieving maintenance and CAPEX budgets for each community.
  • Any additional tasks assigned by direct supervisor.


  • College degree or 5 + years of related experience in apartments, manufactured housing, or retail.
  • Project Management or experience in a Construction environment is required.
  • Ability to manage multiple projects effectively and efficiently. 
  • Previous experience in managing a team of up to 7 employees.
  • Excellent organizational skills to provide efficient and timely follow up to deadlines.
  • General HR knowledge with regards to interviewing, disciplinary action, coaching and counseling
  • Bilingual - Spanish/English preferred
  • Competency with MS Office applications


REPORTS TO: Director of Operations

SUPERVISORY RESPONSBILITIES:  Indirectly assists in supervising 3-7 Maintenance.

JOB CATEGORY: Facilities



  • Treats everyone with respect, compassion and kindness – Builds internal respect and loyalty with customers. Demonstrates concern for customers. Effectively responds to customer needs. This includes responding timely to requests, listening to others, and seeking to understand others when there are differences of opinion, finding ways to build on each other’s ideas. Acts with empathy and focus, while able to resolve problems.
  • Demonstrate integrity, transparency and doing things the right way – Makes lemonade out of lemons. This includes following policies, demonstrating financial responsibility with Lakeshore assets, complying with state and federal law, and practicing safety. Conforms to the highest professional standard. Turns challenges into wins.
  • Collaboration and team work – Involve key stakeholders in decision making. This includes developing and maintaining positive work relationships. Enhances the level of mutual cooperation. Actively participates in team-oriented objectives and activities. Focuses on team success, over individual.
  • Solves problems and is transparent about outcomes – Champions new initiatives beyond the scope of the department. Seeks to improve in all aspects of work performance. Creates an environment of continuous improvement and innovation. Encourages people to maintain high standards of quality and thoroughness.
  • Serves our employees and residents to improve their lives – This includes maintaining the property that creates curb appeal, a welcoming community environment, supports individual and family activities, creates a sense of neighborhood. At work, continually challenges self to grow and develop to be the best you can be at work.
  • Developing Fellowship – The ability to influence others through insight, logic and communication in a positive way to attain results. Inspires and motivates others to achieve goals, complete task and deliver discretionary effort. Is a consistent role model of the Lakeshore values, leadership competencies, and a commitment to continuous improvement.
  • Implementing the Vision – The ability to articulate the vision and get others to take responsibility through training, setting clear and transparent expectation, managing performance, providing early, often, and actionable feedback. Provides appropriate tools and resources for employees to implement vision and tactics. Delegates effectively.
  • Following Through – The ability to create plans, check-in periodically to insure progress is being made, and assist as appropriate to remove barriers, helps others learn from mistakes and insure task are completed. Also includes, asking tough questions, facing disagreements, and managing conflict constructively. Holds self and others accountable to agree upon expectations.
  • Achieving Results – Sets challenging goals, stays focused on results, and builds a culture where employees want to provide maximum contribution. Demonstrate leadership by challenging status quo, taking a stand, have healthy, respectful debate to improve processes and outcome.
  • Team playing – Builds credible and trustworthy working relationships with boss, peers and subordinates. Develop followers to use their strengths and help them achieve their professional goals. Viewed as an effective team member and has ability to influence senior leaders.


Occasionally required to stand, occasionally required to walk, occasional exposure to outside weather conditions. The employee must occasionally lift and/or move more than 50 pounds.

COMPENSATION: $55,000 - $65,000./yr (Based on experience)

LOCATION:  Pinellas, Manatee and South Sarasota 

Lakeshore embraces Diversity and Inclusion, and is an equal opportunity employerQualified applicants will receive consideration without regard to age, race, color, religion, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, disability, national origin, or protected veteran status.  Applicants are encouraged to confidentially self-identify when applying.  Employment is contingent upon successful completion of background investigation including pre-employment drug screening.  Lakeshore is a smoke-free and drug-free workplace, for the purpose of workplace safety and health.  No recruiters or agencies without a previously signed contract.  Only candidates whose profiles closely match requirements will be contacted during this search. 

Covid-19 Protocols for all Candidates:

•  Social Distancing (6 feet)

•  Masks are required

•  We provide sanitizer to keep hands clean

•  If arrangements are needed please discuss with Hiring Manager

Job ID:9822/Tampa S


Facilities Management-Maintenance




COMPENSATION: $55,000 - $65,000./yr (Based on experience)

Security Clearance

NO Security Clearance

Job Requirements

Occasionally required to stand, occasionally required to walk, occasional exposure to outside weather conditions. The employee must occasionally lift and/or move more than 50 pounds.

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