Edgewood Properties

  • Residential Landscape Manager

    Job Locations US-NJ-South Plainfield
    ID 2018-2250
  • Overview



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    Since its founding in 1992, Edgewood Properties has established itself as a leading real estate development and property management company. With corporate headquarters in New Jersey, the company is on a course of growth leading to activities across the nation. Given ongoing construction and development plans, our current apartment portfolio of 3,000 plus units is expected to double in the next couple of years and rise to over 10,000 units in the next five years. Given our rapid portfolio growth, coupled with ownership's desire to develop and hold rather than sell, the timing is ideal for qualified candidates to come on-board. 


    We're currently seeking a Residential Landscaping Manager for our multi-family portfolio of properties, with at least 3-5 years of industry experience.


    Essential Job Functions:

    • Landscaping contract compliance
    • Weekly site inspections
    • Measuring of any and all contractor performance
    • Deferred maintenance issues
    • Creating SOWs and bidding out projects and contracts
    • Working with Edgewood Properties’ Landscape Design Team on best practices for new construction and ongoing maintenance of the properties
    • Assist in the preparation of staff work and preventive maintenance schedules, maintenance budgets, as well as maintaining an inventory of supplies and tools sufficient for providing the appropriate level of service.
    • Maintain company customer service standards. Respond to resident requests and work with residents to minimize/resolve problems and complaints. Follow through to ensure issue is resolved.
    • Apply all applicable EP policies and procedures such as, but not limited to company operating and safety standards. Train and promote safe work practices among on-site staff.
    • Ensure compliance with all federal, state and local laws, specifically Fair Housing regulations.

    Non-Essential Job Functions:

    • All other tasks or duties as assigned by the supervisor.
    • May assist in supervising the work of other associates and or outside contractors.
    • Must maintain professional appearance including adherence to dress code as required.
    • Ability to model and demonstrate the behaviors listed on the Maintenance Management Core Competencies.



    • Education: High School diploma or equivalent (GED) preferred
    • Experience: 3 - 5 years of experience in landscape management and or a related field.



    • Ability to read and write English as demonstrated by clear and concise written and verbal communications, the ability to read maintenance tickets and the ability to read and understand labels on containers of cleaning and chemical supplies.
    • Ability to perform basic arithmetic skills such as measurement, addition, subtraction, multiplication and division in order to do basic calculations and analysis such as estimating, determining averages and percentages, and total.
    • Ability to occasionally operate general office equipment such as, but not limited to, personal computer, telephone, photocopying machine, facsimile machine and postage machine.
    • Ability to frequently use general maintenance tools, supplies and equipment such as, but not limited to, hand tools, pressure washers, blowers, paint equipment, pool chemicals, ice removal equipment, ladders, landscaping equipment, sandblasters, and safety equipment.
    • Ability to frequently handle and use chemicals and general cleaning supplies.
    • Ability to frequently transport up to 60 pounds variable distances, the mobility and flexibility to use required equipment and to access and work in restricted spaces or at heights in excess of 8 – 9 feet.
    • Ability to frequently operate motorized vehicles such as, but not limited to, a car, truck, van or golf cart.
    • Ability to frequently stand, walk, stoop, kneel, crouch or crawl, and climb (stairs, ladders, etc.).



    • Valid driver’s license and automobile insurance.
    • Other licenses and certifications as required by the Community, state or local jurisdictions.



    • Your schedule will be based on the business needs and is subject to change at any time
    • May be asked to perform the work of other maintenance positions based on business needs

    You will be required to pass a background check and drug screen.


    In return, we offer competitive compensation, along with comprehensive benefits, including medical and dental and vision benefits, life insurance, a 401(k) with company match and a corporate team environment with opportunity of advancement. Also includes on-site company fitness gym, discounts on housing and home appliances.

    For immediate consideration, please apply online at www.edgewoodproperties.com/careers.



    All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, or protected veteran status.


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