"Together, we transform lives and communities!"
National Community Renaissance (CORE) is seeking qualified individuals to join our team. CORE is one of the nation's largest non-profit affordable housing developers with over a 25-year track record in community revitalization. We transform the economic and social future of communities by building quality, affordable housing combined with best practice social services to improve the self-sufficiency of our residents.
National Community Renaissance C.O.R.E. Values:
COMMUNITY - Through our high-quality construction and social services, we build great communities where our residents and neighbors can thrive.
OPTIMISM - We believe in the ability of people to strive for better lives, and we help provide them with the means to achieve their dreams.
RESPECT - We serve our residents, partners, and employees with utmost respect.
EXCELLENCE - We strive for the highest standards in design, construction, property management, and customer service.
At National CORE, we offer competitive compensation packages and comprehensive benefit plans that include medical, dental, vision, 401(k) plan with match, Life Insurance, LTD, FSA, paid holidays, vacation, and sick time.
About the Job:
The Capital Improvement Technician reports to the Capital Projects Manager.
Work with the Capital Projects Manager to plan and implement all capital improvement projects.
Work closely with Capital Projects Manager to complete projects within established budget.
Assist in all maintenance issues including, but not limited to, electrical repairs, plumbing repairs, carpentry work, custodial work and concrete, masonry, HVAC, roofing fencing and signage when needed.
Perform touch-up painting, interior and exterior, as needed.
Perform carpentry work, such as fitting doors, freeing windows, replacing and building shelves, sanding and refinishing floors.
Train subordinate employees.
Keep equipment clean and in orderly working condition.
Have constant knowledge regarding contracts and vendors, their services and goods.
Must be conscious of a safe work environment.
Must own all the "tools of the trade"; skill saw, air compressor, nail guns and all hand tools.
Must attend Company sponsored events and training that relate to the development of the team.
Must have current license and be insured to drive for company business.
Must have a telephone and inform supervisor of current phone number.
Must be able to read and speak English or read and speak English and Spanish, as appropriate to the resident base.
Must be able to perform all trades. Plumbing, Electrical, Carpentry, Framing, Deck Repairs, HVAC.
Assist the Resident Services Supervisor in annual apartment inspections.
Assist in the scheduling and turning of vacant units prior to resident occupancy.
Other duties as may be needed or required at the request of the Community Manager or other supervisors.
Must possess ability to serve as a resource to others in the resolution of complex problems and issues.
General knowledge of current building codes.
Must be able to read blue prints.
Rely on experience and judgment to plan and accomplish assigned goals. May orient, train, assign and check the work of lower level employees.
Ability to work with and understand persons of all ethnic and family backgrounds.
Must demonstrate initiative, professionalism, integrity and exercise confidentiality in all areas of performance.
Concern for work-safety program.
Maintain work pace appropriate to given workload.
Perform complex and varied tasks.
Relate to others beyond giving and receiving instructions.
Basic budgeting knowledge and understanding.
Ability to forecast future projects and forward plan.
Be a team player.
10 or more years of experience in the construction field.
High school education or equivalent is needed with proficiency in both verbal and written communication skills.
PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS/WORK ENVIRONMENT
Exposure to various types of weather
Working with hands
Occasional operation of computer
National Community Renaissance is an equal opportunity employer!
National Community Renaissance