PorterEdgewood Management Corporation is a 45 year old, premiere affordable property management company, responsible for 27,000 units in fourteen states and the District of Columbia. Edgewood''s portfolio represents a variety of multifamily product that includes high-rise, mid-rise, garden and townhouse style rental units.Edgewood Management Corporation provides superior management services for a variety of residential properties and has an exceptional track record to resolve problems and reposition troubled assets in all areas: operations, administrative, financial and physical. Edgewood Management Corporation recognized as the 9th largest manager of Affordable Housing by the National Affordable Housing Management Association and the 50th largest manager by the National Multi-Housing Council.Our reputation for providing high quality services with integrity has earned us the trust of our clients and our employees. Edgewood Management Corporation offers a supportive environment where employees are encouraged to develop their skills and talents to their fullest potential. Edgewood is always looking for positive, motivated, and hardworking individuals to join our Edgewood Team.Essential Duties and Responsibilities:Keeping the premises of the office, building, and grounds in clean and orderly conditionWill assist with cleaning, turning and painting vacant apartmentsLight landscapingAssist in the preparation of market ready units, including remove trash from vacant apartments (trash outs) prior to make-ready.clean common areasTransport trash and waste to disposal areaDemonstrate strong professionalism and integrity while representing Edgewood ManagementChange locks, make keys when directedRemove trash from office areas and apartment community perimeter on a daily basis.Assist Maintenance Supervisor/Property Manager and/or perform assigned maintenance tasks in a timely manner.Assist maintenance team with snow removal (If applicable)Report any maintenance concerns for repairs on available apartments, models, clubhouse, and/or common areas to the Maintenance Supervisor.Preventative Maintenance: Check and replace exterior lighting on a regular basisIf certified for pool maintenance, clean and maintain pool as directedMaintain awareness of proper safety precautions at all timesConstantly observes condition of apartment property throughout the property and immediately report and/or initiate action to correct unsafe conditionsNeeds to be aware of all utility meter cut-offs, apartment and fixture cut-offs and sewer clean outsEnsure that storage areas remain locked when not in useSafely operate pressure washer to maintain curb appeal Assist in keeping grounds neat and free of litter; rake, sweep, shovel as circumstances warrantMaintain good relations with residents at all timesMaintain professional levels of hygiene and appearanceJob Requirements:The Porter/Groundsman is responsible for meticulous upkeep of grounds, amenities, dumpster area, building exteriors, leasing office, parking lots and all other community buildings. Physically walk the property on a frequent basis and remove litter, debris and pet droppings from the groundsIt is critical that the following areas remain neat and free of litter at all times: Pool area, Laundry room, Mail rooms/area (if applicable), dumpster areas, Recreation areas, Grounds adjacent to the road, in front of the office, Walkways to and from, and in-between buildings Parking lots and drivesPerform ''trash-out'' duties at vacated apartments on a daily basis Remove all abandoned furniture, trash, boxes Transfer to dumpster or storage area, whichever is applicable Transfer trash and other items left outside of dumpster into dumpster Pick-up and sweep area Keep dumpster doors closed on windy daysDetail property on a regular basisClean and rake shrub areas; shovel mud when necessary Use blower to keep sidewalks and walking areas clean of loose grass and brush Repair and replace windows, screens, sliding glass doors, etc.Perform routine maintenance on property as requested by Property Manager and/or Maintenance SupervisorAssist with various physical tasks as directed; eg, tearing down fences, digging post holes, carrying abandoned sofas, etc.Assist with ''make-ready'' duties when requested by the Property Manager and/or Maintenance SupervisorHelp clean and maintain storage areasPerform interior and exterior painting duties when requested; carry buckets of paint from storage area to work siteQualifications:Previous grounds keeping experience preferredAbility to work occasional evenings and weekends preferredBasic painting skills requiredCustomer service orientedPhysical Demands/ Working Conditions/ Hazards:Light/heavy lifting, carrying materials, operating light/heavy equipment, moving of equipment. Ability to work in all types of weather. Occasional hazards with materials in the grounds trade, including chemicals. Must be able to frequently walk the apartment community.Edgewood Management Corporation is a 40 year old, premiere affordable property management company, responsible for 27,000 units in fourteen states and the District of Columbia. Edgewood''s portfolio represents a variety of multifamily products that include high-rise, mid-rise, garden and townhouse style rental units. We are recognized as the 9th largest manager of Affordable Housing by the National Affordable Housing Management Association and the 50th largest manager by the National Multi-Housing Council. Edgewood Management prides itself on offering a competitive salary and extensive, market-competitive benefits.Edgewood Management Corporation provides superior management services for a variety of residential properties and has an exceptional track record to resolve problems and reposition troubled assets in all areas: operations, administrative, financial and physical. Edgewood Management Corporation is recognized as the 9th largest manager of Affordable Housing by the National Affordable Housing Management Association and the 50th largest manager by the National Multi-Housing Council.Education/ Experience: High School diploma or equivalent.One to three years; experience as a grounds keeper.Knowledge of horticultural practices and procedures.Skill in the care and use of tools and equipment required of the trade.Ability to operate motor vehicles related to grounds maintenance. Edgewood prides itself on offering a competitive salary and extensive, market-competitive health and welfare BENEFITS including:Medical, Dental & VisionPrescription Drug ProgramPaid Vacation & HolidayPaid Personal/ Sick LeaveCompany Paid Life InsuranceCompany Paid AD& D InsuranceCompany Paid Short- TermCompany Paid Long-term DisabilitySupplemental Life InsuranceDependent Supplemental Life InsuranceEducational AssistanceFinancial PlanningRetirement Savings Plan with company matchingCompany outings and eventsEdgewood Management Corporation is a growing company that is looking for talented professionals who want to be part of a strong team focused on providing superior management services to our residents and owners. If you share our desire to be the best for our residents and communities, then you belong with Edgewood.Edgewood Management Corporation is committed to a diverse workforce and is an Equal Opportunity Employer.