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Akridge's employees are our greatest asset. We devote careful attention to finding, hiring, training, and retaining the best people in our industry. We offer a competitive compensation package with a wide range of benefits.

We provide all our employees opportunities for professional development. We encourage our employees to take ownership of their careers and foster an environment where people are able to maximize their potential.

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If you are an experienced real estate professional looking for an outstanding work environment please send your resume to careers@akridge.com.

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Information For Recruiters
Akridge's Human Resources department is responsible for the company's recruiting and hiring. If your placement agency is interested in establishing a relationship with Akridge, please send company information, including the firm's standard search agreement and references, to: Stephanie Brown at sbrown@akridge.com or mail to: Akridge, Attn: Human Resources, 601 Thirteenth Street NW, Suite 300N, Washington, DC 20005.

Any resume received from any placement agency by anyone outside of Human Resources or in the absence of an agreement with Akridge will become property of Akridge, and Akridge shall have no obligation of payment with respect thereto.

Senior Facilities Manager

Date Posted: 08/03/2017

Contact: Hiring Manager

Contact email: careers@akridge.com

Description:

Akridge is seeking a Senior Facilities Manager for the US Institute of Peace at 2301 Constitution Avenue.  The job requirements for this prestigious assignment are seven to ten years' experience as a Senior Property/Facility Manager, RPA or CPM designation and a Bachelor’s degree.

The successful candidate will have a demonstrated ability to manage multiple projects/tasks simultaneously, vendor and contract management, strong leadership skills in addition to interpersonal and communication skills, and a proven record of providing excellent internal and external customer service.  Experience managing properties or facilities departments with conference centers and GSA experience is helpful. Proficiency
in Microsoft Office, Word, and Excel required and LEED accreditation desired.

Specific responsibilities

  • Ensure that the building and all transactions or requests with staff, vendors or building clients are conducted in a first class manner and ensure that outstanding customer service is provided at all times.
  • Manage all maintenance contracts involved in the upkeep of an office building, including, cleaning, trash and recycling, pest control, interior and exterior landscaping, HVAC maintenance, control systems, life safety, systems, generator, lighting system, and air quality.
  • Assist with maintenance of Owner’s internal spaces including move coordination, space planning, internal repairs, furniture maintenance and any other items related to Owner’s infrastructure.
  • Manage the parking contract, parking budget, and on-site parking garage company employees.  
  • Manage simultaneous Facilities projects including; obtaining multiple bids, tracking progress of projects, managing cost budgets, and communicating status as appropriate to Owner.
  • Implement and recommend capital improvements and emergency repairs as needed and responsibility for preparing and managing annual operating budgets. 
  • Supervise the Facilities Coordinator and on-site staff to ensure that the day-to-day operations of the building are in keeping with USIP standards and those of a First Class Office building.
  • Provide management and direction to Conferences, Meetings, and Events both through management of Facilities Coordinator and engineers plus serve as an additional resource to Owner to ensure the successful delivery of event management.    
  • Responsible for the Owner relationship and frequent and proactive communication fulfilling Owner’s objectives.

Property Manager

Date Posted: 08/03/2017

Contact: Hiring Manager

Contact email: careers@akridge.com

Description:

Akridge is seeking a commercial real estate professional to manage a three property assignment with locations in Bethesda and Reston.

Three to five years’ experience with on-site property management required.  A college degree and Real Property Administrator (RPA) certification preferred but progress working toward the RPA will be considered.  LEED AP or LEED GA designations a plus. 

Strong analytic and organizational skills necessary with Microsoft Outlook, Word and Excel  proficiency required.  Knowledge of Yardi, Energy Star Manager, AWARE and MACH Energy will be utilized in the position.

In addition to providing outstanding customer service to Clients, investors and vendors, responsibilities include: development and administration of annual operating budget, variance analysis, vendor and contract management, sustainability efforts, and a variety of other programs such as emergency preparedness and Client appreciation.

Building Engineers

Date Posted: 08/01/2017

Contact: Hiring Manager

Contact email: careers@akridge.com

Description:

Akridge is seeking experienced Building Engineers for our downtown commercial properties. Applicants should have three to five years’ hands-on experience with building operating systems and obtained Universal CFC certification.

The Building Engineer is responsible for maintaining the mechanical, life safety, electrical, plumbing and hardware systems. The Building Engineer, in conjunction with the Chief Engineer, is also responsible for the preventative maintenance program for the property.

Duties will include repairs and preventative maintenance tasks including locksmith services, painting, basic electric, plumbing, mechanical, energy management systems and sustainability mandates. 

The successful candidate will perform duties in a timely, conscientious manner and  maintain good communication with the Chief Engineer, Senior Chief Engineers, Property Manager and all building Clients. 

Proficiency with Microsoft Outlook and a strong aptitude for technology is required and knowledge of the AWARE software is a plus.  Akridge offers a competitive benefit and compensation package and is strongly supportive of the professional development of employees.

Email careers@akridge.com