Overview At Brookfield Properties, the foundation of our success is firmly rooted in our people. Our company is comprised of experts across a range of specialties who share a goal of ensuring our properties are continuously evolving to meet the needs of our communities and stakeholders. To meet this goal, we hire visionary, entrepreneurial talent who help us innovate and enhance our business. We build collaborative teams who value integrity, creativity and diversity. Our teams operate an iconic portfolio of irreplaceable properties within the world's most dynamic markets. As one of the largest real estate services companies, we provide management and development expertise exclusively for properties owned by Brookfield Asset Management. We take pride in the fact that our multifamily communities are places our residents are proud to call home. Our customer-focused associates set us apart from our competition - managing every aspect of our communities to ensure the highest level of service, value and convenience for residents. We are searching for a talented Maintenance Operations Manager to be based out of The Pavilion in Chicago, IL. Responsibilities Oversees the day-to-day maintenance, grounds keeping, interior and exterior maintenance, custodial, housekeeping functions to ensure the prompt and efficient maintenance, repair and servicing of equipment and facilities within budget constraints. Troubleshoots complex maintenance problems and develops creative solutions. Performs complex maintenance duties as necessary. Interfaces with contractors and vendors. Creates written specifications and secures bids for services in accordance with established bid process. Researches and evaluates new housekeeping and maintenance products and procedures. Solicits bids, negotiates with vendors for goods and services. Holds vendors accountable for quality of work, billing accuracy and adherence to property policies and procedures for all projects. Interfaces with tenants and/or residents regarding their maintenance needs. Establishes schedules for repairs and preventive maintenance and ensure they are adhered to. Prepares and makes recommendations for the annual maintenance budget. Implements approved budget on a day-to-day basis and is accountable for operating the property within the budget guidelines.
Qualifications This position requires a High School Diploma & Vocational Training in General Studies. An additional degree that is preferred for this position include: High School Diploma/GED & Vocational Training in General Studies or Undergraduate Degree in Engineering or related subject matter. 5-7 years of required experience in office building, shopping center, or multi-unit residential maintenance function. Required certifications for this position include: valid driver's license and EPA/HVAC certified. A preferred certification for this position include: Certified Apartment Maintenance Technician. Required skills for this positon include: One-Site, Microsoft Office, fair housing laws, leadership/supervisory, and prioritize in a fast-moving environment. A preferred skill for this position: landlord/tenant knowledge. This position requires up to 10% travel. Equal Opportunity Employer: Minorities/Religion/Sex/Protected Veterans/Disability/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity/Marital Status/Pregnancy/Age/National Origin/Genetic Information Drug free workplace #vizi#PI116828737