Service Technician Needed
Coastal Ridge Real Estate is hiring!
We are looking for a Maintenance Technician at a student housing asset in Gainesville, FL.
Position: Maintenance Technician
Who We Are:
Coastal Ridge Real Estate is an entrepreneurial-spirited multifamily real estate investment firm with offices located in Columbus, Ohio and Santa Monica, California and apartment communities throughout the United States. Founded in 2013, our growing team of over 450 associates specialize in the acquisition, development, asset management, and property management of multifamily real estate. To date, Coastal Ridge’s portfolio includes more than $1.8+ billion in assets in the student housing, conventional housing, and active adult multifamily sectors. Our track record has demonstrated the firm’s ability to achieve our investor’s goals. We implement a consistent strategy anchored by steadfast investment rationale and a progressive and systematic operating platform. Coastal Ridge was honored in 2015, 2016, 2017, and 2018 as one of the Inc. 5000 Fastest-Growing Private Companies in the U.S. and was also among Columbus Business First’s 50 fastest growing companies in Central Ohio for the past three years.
What You’ll Do:
As a Maintenance Technician, you’ll serve our residents by ensuring the proper maintenance and upkeep of the property. You’ll perform a variety of maintenance tasks to maintain and enhance the value of the community and maximize the living experience of our residents.
Where You'll Work:
Campus Lodge Gainesville offers off-campus housing in a prime location near The University of Florida and downtown Gainesville. This 1,115-bed community features 2-, 3-, and 4-bedroom furnished apartments with bed-bath parity, in-unit washer and dryer, screened porches, and plenty of storage space. Resort-like community amenities include one of the largest pools in Gainesville, lodge-themed clubhouse, sand volleyball and basketball courts, fitness center, and car wash.
Ensure all service requests are completed properly and in a timely manner, including after-hours requests. Participate in the on-call rotation with the rest of the maintenance team.
Execute the turnover of units and make-readies for new residents.
Assist in the daily clean up of the exterior of the community including grounds, breezeways and all common areas.
Perform swimming pool maintenance and cleaning and maintain accurate, timely chemical logs, where applicable.
Maintain thorough knowledge of company, property, and maintenance policies, including attending all required training.
Provide care, maintenance and inventory of all supplies and equipment owned by the company.
Keep storage areas, tools, and equipment secure at all times.
Maintain the required uniform and ensure a professional appearance.
Ensure compliance with OSHA standards and company safety policies.
Utilize property resources, equipment and supplies economically.
Other duties as directed and assigned
Who You Are:
Technically savvy. You know your stuff when it comes to performing general maintenance work including: HVAC, electrical, plumbing, general carpentry, major appliances, pool care, painting, landscaping, ice/snow removal, roofs and gutters, etc.
A detail-oriented individual. You pay attention to the small things that make a big difference. You look at information with a discerning eye to ensure its accuracy. You understand the importance of editing and proofreading your work to ensure it’s done right.
A courageous problem solver. You keep it cool when things get crazy, approach problems with viable solutions, and know when you need to roll up your sleeves to support the team.
High school diploma or equivalent required.
Previous general maintenance experience including HVAC, electrical, plumbing, appliances, strongly preferred.
EPA Certification (Type I and II) preferred. May be required in some locations.
Must be able to frequently walk and occasionally stoop, kneel, crouch or crawl. Must be able to lift/move loads up to 50lbs as well as use a ladder.
Must live within 30 miles of the assigned property and have reliable transportation to participate in on-call duties.
Basic computer skills required.
Ability to speak elementary English required.
What We Offer:
As a Maintenance Technician, you’ll receive a competitive annual salary/hourly wage, quarterly bonus opportunities and a robust benefits package. Our benefits include your choice of three health insurance plans, dental, vision, short-term disability, long-term disability, HSA accounts with company match, company paid and voluntary life and AD&D insurance, FSA-Dependent Care Accounts, Paid Time Off, paid holidays, and a 401k with 4% company match. This is a full-time exempt position, reporting to a Property Manager. Occasional travel may be required to attend training and other company functions.