Westlake Housing LP is looking for a Director of Maintenance to join the corporate team.
The Director of Maintenance will be responsible for inspecting multifamily residential assets and determining/recommending necessary repairs and renovations.
· Ensure all properties are well maintained and free of any safety hazards
· Ensure all properties are in compliance with all federal, state and local fair housing laws, disability laws and building codes
· Ensure all communities are prepared for and pass all inspections by lenders (including HUD REAC inspections), state agencies and investors
· Oversee/Implement training for maintenance site staff assist with hiring and supervision of site staff
· Work with onsite maintenance staff to implement and follow preventative maintenance process for all building systems
· Identify and recommend improvements needed at properties
· Work with site staff, supervisor, regional managers and owner representative to identify needs and develop detailed scope of work
· Identify qualified vendors/contractors. Solicit review and compare bids/proposals. Make recommendations
· Oversee and inspect work product. Provide status reports to management team, assist with change orders, conduct final inspections to ensure work completed as agreed
· Assist with the annual budgeting process
· Other responsibilities as needed
Minimum of 7 years’ experience with capital improvement projects and maintenance processes for multifamily properties
Strong knowledge of and experience with HUD REAC inspection requirements
Strong knowledge of HVAC and other mechanical/building systems
General knowledge of and experience with electrical and plumbing systems
Must have the ability to travel up to 80% of the time with overnight stays
Must have the ability to work independently with high attention to detail
Strong written and verbal communication skills
Must possess the ability to maintain a high rate of accuracy and productivity, as well as the ability to multitask and function under deadlines in a fast paced environment
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.