Careers

Interested in pursuing a career with Block Multifamily Group, please send your resume to Block Multifamily Group at cthompson@blockmultifamily.com or call us at 816.878.6300.

Open Positions

Service Technician

Lenexa, KS

Make Ready Technician

Broken Arrow, OK

Service Technician

Denham Springs, LA

Service Technician

Fort Worth, TX

Housekeeper

Kyle, TX

Make Ready

Kyle, TX

Leasing Consultant

Lewisville, TX


 

 

Leasing Consultant

Lewisville, TX

Summary

  • Promotes community and leases apartments to perspective residents and maintains effective follow-up systems.
  • Develops and maintains professional relocation contacts.
  • Responsible for maintaining all community leases, resident files, traffic, rental, marketing reports, box scores, and all related records.
  • Maintains current competition information.

Duties and Responsibilities

  • Handles all prospect traffic, i.e.; phone, written and walk-in, in a way to maximize current and future occupancy.
  • Processes applications and verifications for approval of Community Manager. Coordinates move-in dates with Assistant Manager or Manager.
  • Prepares and processes all related pre-move-in paperwork and renewal leases.
  • Conducts regular market surveys of competition for review of management. Maintains all related information of competition.
  • Updates rental software program each day.
  • Prepares all weekly and monthly rental and traffic reports for Manager’s review.
  • Provides information to various relocation departments, realtors, and agencies regarding community and rates. Make occasional personal contact with some under advisement of Manager.
  • Assists in resident retention programs and public relations activities under direction of Manager.
  • Provides additional office duties as needed.
  • Pre-qualify all prospects, presents apartments, and then closes.
  • Inspects curb appeal, offices, model and target units daily.
  • Inspects move-in units prior to move-in.
  • Thoroughly completes all assignments in a professional and timely manner.
  • Learn and comply with company policies and procedures.
  • Performs duties of Assistant Manager or Manager in their absence.
  • Performs other duties as assigned.

Requirements

  • Communicate effectively (both oral and written) with prospects, residents, relocation agents, and agencies, other professionals in the industry.
  • Knowledge of location and all related community features and benefits.
  • Knowledge of, or ability to learn, information about the competition.
  • Knowledge of, or ability to learn, general market demographics and major employers within the market area.
  • Must have valid driver's license and reliable transportation.
  • Strong customer service orientation.
  • Have basic math and office and computer skills.
  • Ability to walk, climb stairs, drive golf cart, bend, reach, grasp, and lift up to 25 pounds.
  • Have good people skills.
  • Good pre-qualifying, sales, and closing skills.
  • Knowledgeable of or able to learn, State, Tenant/Landlord Laws, Federal Fair Housing Laws, and company policies and procedures.
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Make Ready

Kyle, TX

Broken Arrow, OK

Summary

Responsible for helping to maintain the entire property in an attractive, comfortable condition.

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Assists in trash pickup on the property.
  • Assists in all types of maintenance, when necessary and as requested.
  • Assists in completing the turnovers/make-readies of vacant units, as requested.
  • On-call in accordance with scheduling to handle maintenance emergencies from residents and property emergencies
  • Assists with resident functions, as requested.
  • Complete all duties regarding make-ready/vacant units.
  • Service appliances, as requested.
  • Services general plumbing and basic electrical needs of the property to include replacing/fixing toilets, light switches, garbage disposals, ceiling fans, etc.
  • Rekey locks, as requested.
  • Assists in maintaining inventory of tools, equipment and supplies.
  • Replace burned out light bulbs, broken globes, etc., in units and throughout the exterior of the property, as needed.
  • Performs corrective maintenance and satisfied residents’ needs following company procedures when performing service requests.
  • Observes condition of apartment and reports any unusual circumstances (size/number of pets, unauthorized occupants, illegal activity, etc.)
  • Observes condition of property in general and reports any unusual circumstances.
  • Makes regular inspection of the grounds, buildings, plumbing, electrical fixtures, appliances and major equipment, as directed.
  • Should be familiar with location of power, water and gas turnoff valves, clean-out traps, fire extinguishers and fire hydrants on the property.
  • Enters occupied apartments to perform necessary repairs.
  • Cleans up thoroughly after performing work.
  • Notifies Maintenance Supervisor and/or Property Manager, as directed, regarding any supplies necessary to complete service requests.
  • Performs pool and spa maintenance, as directed.
  • Follows company procedures regarding safety and emergencies.
  • Attends employee meetings and training seminars, as requested.
  • Wears company uniform and badge during work hours.

Reporting

Reports to Maintenance Supervisor and Property Manager on a regular basis, as directed.

  • Maintains good relationship with other staff members, working with the Leasing Office and under the direction of the Maintenance Supervisor.
  • Maintains good rapport with outside, contract vendors working on the property.
  • Maintains good rapport with current and prospective residents.

Requirements

  • High School diploma or equivalent.
  • Above average written and oral communications skills.
  • Ability to communicate effectively in the predominate business language, English.
  • Reliable transportation.
  • Valid Driver’s License.
  • Provides/uses own tools.
  • Uses good safety habits at all times.
  • Neat, clean appearance.
  • Compatible with wide range of people.
  • Needs to be thorough, reliable, responsible, honest, organized, flexible and be service-oriented.
  • Possesses basic knowledge of the following:
    • Electrical systems
    • Plumbing systems
    • Painting procedures

Physical Requirements

  • Frequent lifting, carrying, pushing or pulling 20-50 lbs and constantly moving furniture, appliances and heavy machinery correctly and safely.
  • Frequent climbing – ascending/descending ladders, stairs, scaffolding, ramps, poles, etc., in addition to using feet, legs, hands and/or arms.
  • Body agility is important.
  • Ability to maintain equilibrium is also important to prevent falling from high places or when walking, standing or crouching.
  • Stooping – downward and forward by bending legs and spine at the waist, requiring full use of the lower extremities and back muscles.
  • Frequent kneeling and bending legs at the knees to come to rest on one or both knees.
  • Frequent crouching downward and forward by bending legs and back/spine.
  • Frequent reaching by extending hand(s) or arm(s) in any direction.
  • Frequent handling of various sizes and weights of items. Needs the ability to seize, hold, grasp turn or otherwise work with one or both hands. Fingers are involved only to the extent that they are an extension of the hands, such as to turn a switch or replace a light bulb.
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Housekeeper

Kyle, TX

Summary

Provides general cleaning and upkeep of each apartment and community common areas in order to enhance and maintain its appeal.

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Clean the office, clubroom, restrooms and other common areas on a daily basis prior to 9:00 A.M.
  • Clean and maintain models and/or target units on a daily basis.
  • Complete all duties regarding make-ready/vacant unit directed by the Manager or Assistant Manager including cleaning of the following:
    • Appliances
    • Windows
    • Floors
    • Bathroom fixtures
    • Cabinets – inside and outside
    • Vacuuming
    • Light fixtures – inside and outside entry doors
    • Outlet covers
    • Window treatments – blinds or rods
    • Patio / balcony
    • Light bulb changing / replacement
  • Keep all vacancies fresh and odorless.
  • Clean and maintain all common areas daily by 10:00 A.M.
  • Assist with removal of refuse from vacant units and trash on the property as needed.
  • Inform management of cleaning and bathroom supply needs on a weekly basis.
  • Operate within OSHA, ADA, Fair Housing guidelines.
  • Take proper care of tools and equipment.
  • Assist with resident functions, as requested.
  • Notify maintenance of burned out light bulbs, broken globes, etc, in units and throughout the exterior of the property, as needed.
  • Observes condition of property in general and reports any unusual circumstances..
  • Maintains good rapport with outside, contract vendors, staff members.
  • Performs other duties as requested

Requirements

  • Ability to walk, bend, stoop, reach, grasp, climb steps and lift up to 75 lbs.
  • Ability to use mops, brooms, vacuum cleaner, window squeegee, scrubber, step stool, small ladder, screwdriver, and other miscellaneous hand tool. Requirement to wear gloves and other protective equipment as task dictates.
  • Provides/uses own tools.
  • Ability to respond courteously to residents, staff and vendors
  • Valid driver’s license and reliable transportation.
  • Must be knowledgeable and skilled in safe use and maintenance of cleaning fluids and tools.
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Service Technician

Lenexa, KS

Fort Worth, TX

Summary

Denham Springs, LA

Provides general cleaning of grounds and exterior common areas, performs a variety of maintenance duties for apartments, buildings, and community. CFC certification is not required for this position.

Duties and Responsibilities

  • Clean grounds, exterior common area buildings, amenity areas, dumpsters, and mailbox areas.
  • Assist in landscaping duties such as weeding, mowing, edging, flower planting and maintenance.
  • Turnover work and preparation to vacant apartments.
  • Respond to service calls and assist with the planned maintenance under the direction of the Maintenance Supervisor.
  • Contact Maintenance Supervisor or Manager whenever unsure how to proceed with a problem or solution.
  • Maintain proper care of tools, equipment, and supplies.
  • Complete all assignments in a thorough, timely, and good quality manner.
  • Be courteous to all residents and prospects.
  • Keep uniforms clean and in good repair.
  • Operate within OSHA guidelines.
  • Report any emergencies to Maintenance Supervisor or Manager.
  • Perform duties of the Maintenance Supervisor or Groundskeeper in their absence, as directed by Community Manager.
  • Perform other duties as assigned.

Requirements

  • Ability to walk, bend, stoop, reach, climb steps, and lift up to 75 pounds.
  • Use gas blower, rake, broom, shovel, weed whacker, and various small motor equipment.
  • Ability to respond courteously to residents.
  • Working knowledge of various types of tools and equipment.
  • Basic math and measurement skills.
  • Willingness to be on call and carry a radio or pager.
  • Ability to use ladders and scaffolds in a safe approved manner.
  • Ability to communicate well.
  • Ability to proceed logically when faced with a problem and know when to go for help.
  • Minor drywall and building repair.
  • Have reliable transportation..
  • Mechanical experience and aptitude
  • Ability to respond quickly to emergencies.
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