Building Manager-Leona Blanche House
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Post Date: Dec 03, 2021
Job Type: Full Time
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Salary: - n/a -
Location: US - New York - New York City
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Title:                     Building Manager        
Program:              Leona Blanche House

Program Description:
Leona Blanche House Residence is an extended stay, service-enriched single-room occupancy residence providing housing for 53 formerly homeless single adults with chronic mental illness, some of whom are dually-diagnosed with a substance abuse disorder.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities
The essential duties of the Building Manager include but are not limited to the following activities:
•        Inspects vacant units and prepares them for occupancy.
•        Responds to tenant requests for repairs and keeps a log of completed work.
•        Keeps building grounds and common areas clean and in safe condition.
•        Ensures that garbage and recycled items are placed for pick up at the appropriate times and in the proper manner.
•        Keeps entrances, walkways and stairways and courtyard clear of grass, ice, snow, and debris; buff floors.
•        Maintains fresh paint on interior and exterior of the building.
•        Maintains inspection logs for sprinkler systems, fire extinguishers and other building systems as required by state and federal law.
•        Conducts regular preventative maintenance on items throughout the interior and exterior of the building.
•        Performs regular inspections of all common areas and maintain the grounds.
•        Coordinates with external/internal contractors or repair crews for work that is outsourced.
•        Manage and completes purchase orders.
•        Support and participate in interviewing and hiring of maintenance staff.
•        Supervises the work of the custodian
•        Purchases all maintenance supplies and keeps adequate inventory.
•        Wears the proper safety equipment in the appropriate situations including hard hats, eye and ear protection, safety shoes, gloves, face mask and respirator.
•        Available to respond 24/7/365 via phone to building emergencies, and to provide on-site coverage, as needed.
•        Performs other duties as assigned by Program Director(s).

•        High school diploma or GED
•        A minimum of 6 years’ experience with increasing supervisory responsibilities as a building superintendent
•        A minimum of six months experience doing repair, painting and maintenance work. An ability to communicate effectively orally and in writing
•        Fire Guard certification F-02 or Fire Safety Coordinator F-80

To apply: e-mail resume with cover letter indicating position and salary requirements to:

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