Career Opportunities


MAINTENANCE TECHNICIAN

Maintenance Technician Job Summary

We are currently seeking a full-time Maintenance Technician to help oversee a large apartment community located in Madison, WI.  The Maintenance Technician will perform routine maintenance duties to include; rough and finish carpentry, painting, equipment and facility repairs. Electrical and plumbing repairs will also be performed. This is a full-time position requiring regular attendance in accordance with Metropolitan Associates’ attendance policy, valid driver’s license, and a reliable vehicle as frequent travel is required.  If you are looking for an opportunity with a growing organization, please keep reading!  

Job Responsibilities

  • Maintenance Technician responds to management, staff, and resident maintenance requests and quickly executes performance of requests
  • Perform inspections of all apartments, buildings and common areas
  • Report and/or perform repairs as necessary and complete necessary paperwork
  • Maintains tools and maintenance equipment to ensure they are in good working order; keeps maintenance room in neat condition
  • Maintenance Technician performs electrical, heating, and plumbing repairs including: Basic electrical ability, changing outlets, fixtures and breakers. Basic HVAC knowledge of boilers and forced air furnaces. Basic plumbing such as changing out faucets, re-piping, replacing toilets, replacing sinks and unclogging drains
  • Carpentry background to include, installation of doors to include interior and exterior cabinets, subfloors, countertops, installing shelves, hooks, or closet rods
  • Basic roofing skills such as tarring stack pipes, vents and patching
  • Assist in preparation of vacant apartments for new residents, including; carpentry work, drywall, painting, staining, and other necessary repairs and improvements
  • Perform maintenance work at different locations as required
  • Available to respond to emergency calls when on-call after hours

Job Requirements

  • High school diploma/GED required.
  • Physically capable of lifting 50 pounds unassisted.
  • Experienced in operating a variety of equipment, including circular saw, drill, jig saw, electrical tester, hand tools, power tools, cordless tools
  • Valid Drivers License.
  • Effective written and oral communication skills.

Position includes excellent benefits package such as:

  • Medical/vision, dental and life insurance plans
  • 401(k) plan.
  • Paid holidays.
  • Vacation and personal days.
  • Sick leave.

If you are interested in this Maintenance Technician opportunity, and qualify per the above requirements, please apply today.

Equal Opportunity Employer

Metropolitan Associates

1123 North Astor Street

Milwaukee, WI  53202


Property Manager

Job Description

We are currently seeking a full-time Property Manager to manage the day to day activities for a large housing community located in Cudahy, Wisconsin.  If you are looking for an opportunity with a growing organization, please keep reading!  

Job requirements include:

•    Excellent customer service abilities 

•    Skills in sales and marketing 

•    Must be able to manage staff and multiple contractors

•    Computer skills required

•    Valid drivers license

•    Ideal candidate would live on site in 2 bedroom apartment furnished by company

Position includes excellent benefits package such as:

•    Medical, dental, and life insurance plans

•    401(k) plan

•    Paid holidays

•    Vacation and personal days

•    Sick leave

If you are interested in this Property Manager opportunity, and qualify per the above requirements, please apply today.

Equal Opportunity Employer

Metropolitan Associates

1123 North Astor Street

Milwaukee, WI  53202

Fax (414) 276-9253


MAINTENANCE TECHNICIAN - PART-TIME

Maintenance Technician Job Summary

We are currently seeking a part-time Maintenance Technician to help oversee a large apartment community located in Kenosha, WI.  The Maintenance Technician will perform routine maintenance duties to include; rough and finish carpentry, painting, equipment and facility repairs. Electrical and plumbing repairs will also be performed. This is a part-time position requiring regular attendance in accordance with Metropolitan Associates’ attendance policy, valid driver’s license, and a reliable vehicle as frequent travel is required.  If you are looking for an opportunity with a growing organization, please keep reading!  

We are offering a $500.00 hiring bonus for qualified Maintenance Technicians!

About Metropolitan Associates

With approximately 4000 apartments in more than 30 choice locations, we offer a variety of apartment homes, as well as outstanding service and experience. We are a full-service company, consisting of market-rate and government-subsidized apartments. Metropolitan Associates is one of the largest and most experienced owners and managers of government-subsidized housing in the State of Wisconsin.

Job Responsibilities

  • Maintenance Technician responds to management, staff, and resident maintenance requests and quickly executes performance of requests
  • Perform inspections of all apartments, buildings and common areas
  • Report and/or perform repairs as necessary and complete necessary paperwork
  • Maintains tools and maintenance equipment to ensure they are in good working order; keeps maintenance room in neat condition
  • Maintenance Technician performs electrical, heating, and plumbing repairs including: Basic electrical ability, changing outlets, fixtures and breakers. Basic HVAC knowledge of boilers and forced air furnaces. Basic plumbing such as changing out faucets, re-piping, replacing toilets, replacing sinks and unclogging drains
  • Carpentry background to include, installation of doors to include interior and exterior cabinets, subfloors, countertops, installing shelves, hooks, or closet rods
  • Basic roofing skills such as tarring stack pipes, vents and patching
  • Assist in preparation of vacant apartments for new residents, including; carpentry work, drywall, painting, staining, and other necessary repairs and improvements
  • Perform maintenance work at different locations as required
  • Available to respond to emergency calls when on-call after hours

Job Requirements

  • High school diploma/GED required
  • Physically capable of lifting 50 pounds unassisted
  • Experienced in operating a variety of equipment, including circular saw, drill, jig saw, electrical tester, hand tools, power tools, cordless tools
  • Valid Drivers License
  • Effective written and oral communication skills

If you are interested in this part-time Maintenance Technician opportunity, and qualify per the above requirements, please apply today.

Equal Opportunity Employer

Metropolitan Associates

1123 North Astor Street

Milwaukee, WI  53202

Fax (414) 276-9253


PROPERTY MANAGER - PART-TIME

Property Manager - Part-Time Job Summary

We are currently seeking a part-time Property Manager to help oversee a large apartment community located in Madison, WI.  The Property Manager will have the full responsibility of managing daily operations at assigned properties. Tasks include maintaining property rentals, marketing and filling vacancies, enforcing leases and securing premises.

About Metropolitan Associates

With approximately 4000 apartments in more than 30 choice locations, we offer a variety of apartment homes, as well as outstanding service and experience. We are a full-service company, consisting of market-rate and government-subsidized apartments. Metropolitan Associates is one of the largest and most experienced owners and managers of government-subsidized housing in the State of Wisconsin.

Job responsibilities

  • Property Manager demonstrates ability to understand financial goals, operate asset in owners’ best interest and in accordance with policies and procedures manual.
  • Assists with preparation of annual budgets and income projections.
  • Provide constant vendor/contractor communications concerning scheduling, billing, and vendor relations.
  • Act as liaison between tenants and property owners.
  • Assist with the collection of rent on a monthly basis and handle late payments in a timely manner.
  • Coordinate maintenance schedule with Head Maintenance Technician.
  • Create, mentor and manage a cohesive property maintenance team. 

Job Skills

  • High School Diploma or equivalent.
  • Strong interpersonal skills.
  • Enhanced negotiation abilities.
  • Proficient in computer programs, including Microsoft Office.
  • Ability to work with minimal supervision.

Equal Opportunity Employer

Metropolitan Associates

1123 North Astor Street Milwaukee, WI  53202

Fax (414) 276-9253


GROUNDSKEEPER

Job Summary

We are currently seeking a full-time Groundskeeper to help oversee a large apartment community located in Milwaukee, WI.  The Groundskeeper performs a variety of tasks and responsibilities to maintain grounds of property for either conventional or government housing departments. This is a full-time position requiring regular attendance in accordance with Metropolitan Associates attendance policy.

About Metropolitan Associates

With approximately 4000 apartments in more than 30 choice locations, we offer a variety of apartment homes, as well as outstanding service and experience. We are a full-service company, consisting of market-rate and government-subsidized apartments. Metropolitan Associates is one of the largest and most experienced owners and managers of government-subsidized housing in the State of Wisconsin.

Job Responsibilities

  • Groundskeeper cuts, rakes, trims, edges, plants lawn and plants and waters as necessary.
  • Seeds grounds where necessary.
  • Prunes shrubs and trees and sprays lawn, shrubs, and trees.
  • Shovels snow from walks and driveways and spreads salt on public passageways.
  • Repairs fences, gates, walls, and walks and paints as necessary.
  • Picks up trash on grounds and parking lots.
  • Assists in the turning over of vacant apartments.
  • Assists in custodial function including cleaning of hallways, storage rooms and laundry rooms.

Job Skills

  • Must be a reliable worker who is able to perform routine tasks without supervision.
  • Experienced in operating a variety of equipment, including lawn mower, grass trimmers, shears, pruner, shovels, wheel barrel, rakes, weed whip, hammers, saws, screw drivers, snow blower, ice chopper, etc.
  • Strong attention to detail required.
  • Must have valid drivers license.

Position includes excellent benefits package such as:

  • Medical/vision, dental and life insurance plans
  • 401(k) plan.
  • Paid holidays.
  • Vacation and personal days.
  • Sick leave.

If you are interested in this Groundskeeper opportunity, and qualify per the above requirements, please apply today.

Equal Opportunity Employer

Metropolitan Associates

1123 North Astor Street

Milwaukee, WI  53202

Fax (414) 276-9253


SOFTWARE ENGINEER

Software Engineer Job Summary

We are currently seeking a Software Engineer to help our development team design and implement custom web and client-server application software.  This is an exciting opportunity to develop software for deployment on multiple platforms including Windows, web, and mobile devices.  The Software Engineer is a full-time position requiring regular attendance in accordance with Metropolitan Associates’ attendance policy.  

About Metropolitan Associates

With approximately 4000 apartments in more than 30 choice locations, we offer a variety of apartment homes, as well as outstanding service and experience.  We are a full-service company, consisting of market-rate and government-subsidized apartments.  Metropolitan Associates is one of the largest and most experienced owners and managers of government-subsidized housing in the State of Wisconsin.

Software Engineer Job Responsibilities

  • Creating software requirement specifications
  • Software and relational database design
  • Software development, testing, and implementation
  • Ongoing support and maintenance of implemented software
  • Assisting in the support and maintenance of our network infrastructure

Software Engineer Job Requirements

  • Four-year degree in related field or equivalent experience
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Relational database design skills
  • Object oriented and web programming skills
  • Networking and Windows domain management skills a plus
  • Familiarity with modern integrated development environments
  • Fourth-generation programming language (4GL) skills a must

Software Engineer Technologies Include

  • HTML5, CSS3, JavaScript, JSON, jQuery, PHP, XSL, XML, IIS, Adobe Create Suite/Cloud, SEO, Microsoft Office Integration, IBM i, DB2, Visual LANSA, Visual Studio, 4GL programming languages.

Position includes excellent benefits package such as:

  • Medical/vision, dental and life insurance plans
  • 401(k) plan
  • Paid holidays
  • Vacation and personal days
  • Sick leave

If you are interested in this Software Engineer opportunity, and qualify per the above requirements, please apply today.

Equal Opportunity Employer

Metropolitan Associates

1123 North Astor Street

Milwaukee, WI  53202

Fax (414) 276-9253