Regional Maintenance Director


New Orleans, LA

Industry: Real Estate


8 - 10 years

Posted 367 days ago

  by    Sarah Barnard

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Regional Maintenance Director 
New Orleans, LA

We are a leading property manager with a portfolio of more than 30,000 units of high-quality housing.  We are now seeking a Regional Maintenance Director to join us in New Orleans.  

If you’re an HVAC certified maintenance professional with proven supervisory experience, this is a superb opportunity to play a leading role with one of the nation’s most successful property management companies. 

When you join us, you will find that we are an inclusive and encompassing organisation, we’ve been around since the 1970s and have been growing our property portfolio since then. Now, not only do we manage communities, we also build them ensuring that our communities of the future are only the best, brightest and most efficient homes. 

We’re making a real difference to rented accommodation in America and we want you to join us in building a better place to live. 

As the Regional Maintenance Director, you will oversee all maintenance activities for our apartment communities throughout New Orleans. 

Supporting the Maintenance Supervisors in their day-to-day activities, you’ll act as a mentor and provide a high level of technical assistance for any non-routine maintenance problems. 

Evaluating, implementing and managing capital improvements, you’ll provide the Area Manager with progress reports regarding capital projects. 

You’ll visit properties and conduct periodic inspections to review in detail the property’s curb appeal, common areas, and maintenance shops. Noting any deferred maintenance items for subsequent follow-up, you’ll liaise with the Area Manager regarding your findings. 

Additionally, you’ll meet with vendors and contractors to acquire bids and oversee work on property damage which is outside the scope of routine maintenance. 

Your other duties will include: 

- Conducting physical inspections on properties 
- Monitoring Maintenance Teams’ adherence to preventative maintenance programs 
- Ensuring that properties maintain a professional image 
- Budgeting for related projects and maintenance items 
- Evaluating procurement practices and making recommendations for improvements 

To be considered for this role, you must have: 

- At least seven years’ supervisory experience 
- Building knowledge in the areas of electrical, pool, carpentry, plumbing, appliance repair and other typical apartment repairs 
- An HVAC certification
- A high level of IT literacy
- Strong math skills, including multiplication and division
Organised and logical, as the Regional Maintenance Director, you will be a clear communicator with excellent team-working skills. Strong time-management and planning abilities are also key/

Please note, we are an equal employment opportunities employer. 

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Additional Keywords: Regional Maintenance Director, Area Maintenance Director, Senior Maintenance Manager, Lead Maintenance Engineer, Area Maintenance Manager, Multi-Site Maintenance Manager, Senior Electrical Maintenance Manager, Senior Mechanical Maintenance Manager, Senior Property Maintenance Manager, HVAC.