• Redevelopment Construction Technician

    Posted Date 2 weeks ago(2 weeks ago)
    Job ID
    Position Type
    Full Time
    FLSA Status
    N - Non-Exempt
    Location Name
    Bellevue Regional Office
    Asset Managment
    System ID
  • Responsibilities


    Essex Property Trust, Inc. is a fully integrated real estate investment trust (REIT) that acquires, develops, redevelops and manages multifamily properties in selected West Coast communities.


    We are seeking an experienced renovation professional to be a member of an in-house renovation team in the remodeling of apartment interiors. This role will require a deep knowledge of interior construction means and methods. The role will participate as part of a team in renovation efforts on multiple properties and have an active role in construction activities, procuring material, scheduling with the property/operations, interacting with city officials/inspectors, reporting status, and communicating with supervisors. This role will also require experience reading construction plans, getting permits, and a working knowledge of MS Excel, Word and Outlook.




    • Participate as a member of an on-site construction team actively involved in day to day interior renovation activities.

    • Fundamental knowledge in most areas of residential construction including but not limited to:

      • On-site installation of cabinets, doors, door hardware and cabinet re-face.

      • Installation and repair of laminate countertops. (Tile and stone experience preferable)

      • Plumbing fixture installation of sinks, faucets, disposals, angle stop valves, toilets and bathtubs.

      • Electrical fixture installation of light fixtures, ceiling fans, outlets, GFCI and light switches

      • Ability to prep and paint using paint sprayer, rollers, paint brush and masker.

      • Knowledge of hanging drywall, small patch repairs, texture, mud and tape.

      • Finish carpentry installation of door casings, bi-fold doors, by-pass doors, passage doors, and baseboards.

    • Interact with material vendors and any sub-contractors to assure timely renovation execution and quality of work. Monitor work to assure all work follows plan, contract, scope of work, etc.

    • Participate in material and supply management for renovation and any activities related to the team which can include work site and vehicle management.

    • Participate in project meetings with construction manager and any other relevant parties at frequent intervals to discuss problems, progress, and coordination of work.

    • Provide daily and weekly status of work and maintain high level of communication to Construction Manager and other corporate liaisons via phone, email and memo/ letter.

    • Knowledge of equipment operating policies and procedures to ensure safety. Conduct monthly equipment checks to ensure equipment is functioning properly.

    • Compliance with company standards as defined in the Policies and Procedure Manual and applicable laws, e.g. Fair Housing, Landlord Tenant, OSHA, and EEOC.


    • The candidate must be able to work independently and have great interpersonal and communication skills; possess strong project scheduling skills; familiar with construction; and some working knowledge with MS Excel, MS Word, MS Outlook (use iPhone)

    • High school diploma or equivalent.

    • 2 years’ experience working in interior residential construction or related field.

    • Strong verbal and written communication skills, knowledge of business correspondence.

    • Be able to read a tape measure, read blue prints, understand basic math, and understand fractions and decimals.

    • Possess good time management skills. For example; be able to handle a wide variety of tasks and demands in a timely and safe manner.

    • Must possess good organizational skills by keeping daily work schedules current to make sure projects are completed on time and under allotted budget.

    • Maintain a clean and professional appearance, practice safe work procedures and maintain a clean working environment at all times.

    • Valid Driver’s License and ability to travel to multiple sites required. #am

    Job Requirements


    • Job requires mobility (i.e. climbing stairs, lifting, bending down, kneeling, climbing/standing on ladders) to perform construction related activities

    • Job requires the use of tools as it relates to construction work inside the kitchen and bathroom of interior apartments



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