JOB BRIEF: In coordination with the Property Manager and Lead Maintenance, the Make Ready’s primary responsibility is to ensure that all vacated apartments are thoroughly restored to “market ready” status in a timely manner according to the Property Manager’s timetable.
QUALIFICATIONS Position requires at least 1 year experience in property maintenance or equivalent field. Work Hours: 40 hours per week. Weekly schedule may change as required. May be necessary to work weekends.
DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES - Inspects vacated apartments and completes check lists in regard to make-ready. Informs Lead Maintenance and Property Manager of needed services and repairs. - Routinely performs the following duties in order to restore apartment to “market ready” status: · Checks all lights and repairs as necessary. · Replaces or repairs windows, latches, and screens, hinges, sliding glass doors, shelves, baseboards, mirrors and closets. · Checks applicable appliances and informs Lead Maintenance of problems. · Assists in changing or removing appliances from apartment. · Makes keys when necessary. · Checks faucets sink plugs and repairs/replaces as necessary. Replaces washers when needed. Performs exterior repairs to sinks, bathtubs, etc., when warranted. · Assists with painting duties when requested. Transfers paint from storage areas to apartment units when painting is scheduled. · Repairs or replaces curtains, mini-blinds, ceiling fans, etc. · Repairs plaster holes in walls, paints as necessary. · Inspects bathroom tiles, performs minor repairs/replacements. · Changes A/C filters · Operates carpet cleaning equipment to clean carpets. - Lends assistance during trash-out of apartment, e.g., moving heavy/bulky items to dumpster. - Replaces vacancy lock (if applicable) on the day lock is changed for new resident for move-in. Also changes out P.O. Box lock when requested (if applicable). - Makes new keys when requested. - Assists in keeping grounds clean at all times. - Assists maintenance when requested. - Delivers notices to all apartments. - Reports supply needs to Property Manager and/or Lead Maintenance. - Other duties may be assigned by the Vice President, Regional Manager and or/Property Manager as deemed necessary to preserve the property and/or add value.
About Westlake Housing LP
Westlake Housing, LP is a nationwide Owner/Operator of affordable housing communities offering a full range of property management and consulting services. As general partner and property manager, Westlake Housing specializes in repositioning IRC Section 42, Low Income Housing Tax Credit (LIHTC) properties utilizing proactive and aggressive asset and property management strategies, on behalf of our clients and their investors.