Employment Opportunities

Graphic Designer

Walnut Capital Management is seeking a skilled Graphic Designer to join our Marketing team!

Duties include, but are not limited to: 

  • Responsible for all corporate, residential, and retail designs
  • Create and maintain brand standards
  • Develop graphics for print and web
  • Meet with staff on a regular basis to determine the scope of all projects
  • Collaborate with Marketing team on strategies regarding audience and messaging
  • Illustrates concept by designing rough layout of art
  • Obtain approval of concepts by submitting rough layout for approval
  • Prepare final files
  • Creatively problem solve to address feedback/concerns from marketing and sales teams.
  • Proactively take lead on projects
  • Completes projects by coordinating with vendors
  • Gain & maintain knowledge by attending design workshops, reviewing professional publications, and participating in professional societies

Skills and Qualifications: 

  • 3-5 years of Graphic Design experience
  • 4 year degree in graphic design or related field
  • 3+ years of experience in print production
  • Strong portfolio of past work
  • Experience in brand work, video and photo shoot supervision
  • Experience designing for digital/social channels is preferred
  • Experience presenting and interacting with clients
  • Agency experience is a plus
  • Expertise in Adobe Creative Suite — InDesign, Illustrator, Photoshop, Acrobat
  • Knowledge and competency in: Microsoft Office (PowerPoint, Excel, Word)
  • Must be able to work on Mac
  • Thorough understanding of digital pre-press, file management, and print production
  • Working knowledge of Flash, HTML, and CSS necessary
  • Possession of creative flair, versatility, conceptual/visual ability and originality
  • Ability to interact, communicate, and present ideas
  • Highly proficient in all design aspect
  • Professionalism regarding time, costs, and deadline

Standard hours of 9:00 AM -5:00 PM, Monday-Friday however some flexibility is necessary during peak times.

Walnut Capital offers a full benefits package following a successful 90 day new hire evaluation.

EMAIL COVER LETTER & RESUME TO HR@WALCAP.COM


Intern – Leasing

Walnut Capital is looking for Part Time Leasing Interns starting immediately, as well as Summer Interns for the upcoming season. Walnut Capital offers a great opportunity for anyone interested in marketing, event planning, real estate, and property management with one of Pittsburgh’s fastest growing real estate development companies.

Duties include, but are not limited to: 

  • Work closely with rental programs such as Leasing Pad and Rent Café to answer inquiries and manage tenant accounts
  • Shadow leasing agents to show apartments to prospects
  • Prepare keys and organize materials for move in and move out procedures
  • Assist with creating and assembling marketing materials, client packages, and other communication projects
  • Support resident managers of new and upcoming properties in the East End and Uptown
  • Expand the Walnut Capital Perks Program by working with other businesses throughout Pittsburgh
  • Handle day-to-day office tasks, including answering phones, preparing for showings, making appointments, and any other leasing responsibilities

​Qualifications: 

  • Interns should possess an interest in the Marketing, Event Planning, Real Estate Development or Property Management industry
  • Strong initiative and desire to succeed in a fast paced environment
  • Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal
  • Ability to quickly learn new software program
  • Currently enrolled an undergraduate program. (sophomore or junior)

EMAIL COVER LETTER & RESUME TO HR@WALCAP.COM


Evening Maintenance Technician 

Maintains building environment and accessibility by maintaining building equipment, heating (limited), cooling, electrical, and plumbing systems; maintaining grounds. This is a mobile position that will be responsible for providing maintenance support throughout the East End of Pittsburgh at multiple apartment building locations.

Duties:

  • Provide after-hours support from the hours of 5 pm to 11 PM,  2-4 days per week, including one day on the weekend from10 AM to 3 PM.
  • Maintains equipment by installing and repairing associated and backup equipment and systems.
  • Keeps equipment, systems, and building ready for use by completing preventive maintenance schedules; following policies and procedures; reporting needed changes.
  • Secures building and occupants by maintaining alarm and fire protection devices.
  • Maintains system for conveying liquids and liquid waste by installing and repairing plumbing apparatus.
  • Provides system for recycling materials and removing trash by providing containers and monitoring trash disposition.
  • Maintains continuity between shifts by documenting maintenance actions; noting system or equipment irregularities requiring continued monitoring.
  • Maintains safe and clean working environment by complying with procedures, rules, and regulations.
  • Maintains parts and equipment inventory by checking stock to determine inventory level; anticipating needed parts and equipment; placing and expediting orders for parts and equipment; verifying receipt of parts and equipment.
  • Contributes to team effort by accomplishing related results as needed.
  • Computer proficient in regard to Microsoft Office products and the internet ; knowledge of Yardi or other property management software a plus
  • Must be able to lift 50 lbs, climb ladders and work on a roof
  • Must have valid driver’s license

Compensation commensurate with experience.

Skills/Qualifications:
On-Call, Customer Service, PC Proficiency, Initiative, Equipment Maintenance, OSHA Compliance, Safety Management, Facilities Coordination, Supply Management, Informing Others, Listening

EMAIL COVER LETTER & RESUME TO HR@WALCAP.COM


Building Maintenance Technician

Competitive wages plus Benefits: Health, Dental, Life, PTO Program, Holidays and 401k

This position will perform a variety of skilled and semi-skilled maintenance duties for luxury multi-family housing facilities.

Requirements:

      • Basic plumbing, carpentry, electrical, HVAC, painting, grounds keeping, snow removal,
      • Troubleshooting skills
      • Competent use of hand and power tools
      • Repair/maintenance of a variety of types of equipment
      • 3-5 years’ experience in a multi-family maintenance position
      • Strong oral and written communication skills are a must
      • Ability to provide excellent customer service
      • Perform routine preventive maintenance
      • Must have a valid driver’s license, proof of insurance and a good driving record.

Ideal candidate will be hands on and technically knowledgeable in all aspects of multi-family maintenance including a comfort level with computers (MS Office) and smart phones.

Candidates will work rotating On-Call duty, must be able to meet a 30 minute response time for On Call and/or emergencies. This position is located in the east end of Pittsburgh.

Preference given to candidates with specialized skills in the following areas:

      • HVAC certification preferred with experience working on water source heat pumps
      • Cooling tower management experience
      • Air handling and Energy Recovery units
      • Building Automation Systems

Experience Required: 2 to 5 years
Job Status: Full Time

EMAIL COVER LETTER & RESUME TO HR@WALCAP.COM


Full Time Leasing Consultant

Walnut Capital is looking for a full time leasing consultant to hire immediately. We offer a great opportunity for anyone interested in both real estate and property management with one of Pittsburgh’s fastest growing real estate development companies.

Duties include, but are not limited to: 

  • Complete all leasing paperwork, applicant screenings, credit checks, and renewals
  • Work with rental programs such as Leasing Pad, Rent Cafe and Yardi to answer inquiries and manage tenant accounts
  • Show apartments to prospects & answer any questions regarding rental rates, sizes, availability, etc.
  • Organize, log, and occasionally deliver all incoming packages for residents
  • Track and enter all purchase orders for the property
  • Prepare keys and organize materials for move in and move out procedures
  • Assist with monthly property events
  • Handle day-to-day office tasks, including answering phones, preparing for showings, making appointments, and any other leasing responsibilites

Qualifications:

  • Real Estate Development or Property Management experience a plus
  • Strong initiative and desire to succeed in a fast paced environment
  • Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal
  • Ability to quickly learn new software programs

Must have reliable transportation. Must work some weekends.

EMAIL COVER LETTER & RESUME TO HR@WALCAP.COM


Painters

Walnut Capital Management is looking for part time and full time summer painters for the upcoming season. This position is primarily responsible for applying coats of paint, varnish, stain, enamel, or lacquer to decorate and protect interior or exterior surfaces, trimmings, and fixtures of buildings and other structures by performing the following duties.

Essential duties and responsibilities: 

  • Core duties and responsibilities include the following. Other duties may be assigned.
  • Reads work order or receive instructions from supervisor or homeowner regarding painting.
  • Smoothes surfaces and removes old paint from surfaces to prepare surfaces for painting.
  • Fills nail holes, cracks, and joints with caulk, putty, plaster, or other filler.
  • Selects premixed paints, or mixes required portions of pigment, oil, and thinning and drying substances to prepare paint that matches specified colors.
  • Removes fixtures such as pictures and electric switchovers from walls prior to painting.
  • Spreads drop cloths over floors and room furnishings, and covers surfaces such as baseboards, door frames, and windows with masking tape and paper to protect surfaces during painting.
  • Paints surfaces with brushes, spray gun, or paint rollers.
  • Simulates wood grain, marble, brick, or tile effects.
  • Applies paint with cloth, brush, sponge, or fingers to create special effects.
  • Erects scaffolding or sets up ladders to perform tasks above ground level.
  • Washes surfaces prior to painting with mildew remover.
  • Utilize department communication and information systems through all forms of communications
  • Any reasonable request by management that you are capable of performing
  • Comply with Walnut Capital policies and procedures

Qualifications:

To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

Education and/or Experience:

One year certificate from college or technical school; or three to six months related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience.

EMAIL COVER LETTER & RESUME TO HR@WALCAP.COM


Student Brandbassador Internship

Walnut Capital is searching for PITT and CMU students who will represent Walnut Capital to targeted customers at on their campus in order to increase awareness, communicate our brand image, generate referrals and leads, and build customer preference. Position is part-time (assignment-based) and completed on student’s college campus at their own pace. Walnut Capital is looking for Brandbassdors who are passionate about our mission, motivated to complete assignments, and capable of promoting Walnut Capital. Our ideal Brandbassador is competitive, smart, social media savvy, and well-versed, and will embrace the challenges that Walnut Capital sets within the program.

Duties include, but are not limited to: 

  • Embody the Walnut Capital Brand
  • Understand the company’s goals and mission
  • Create awareness, attention, leads and referrals
  • Represent company in an authentic and positive manner
  • Complete bi-weekly tasks throughout each semester (Ex: hanging flyers, posting and sharing on social media, short tabling events, expanding Walnut Perks program etc.)
  • Ongoing liking and commenting on any Walnut Capital posts to generate positive engagement
  • Create 3 blog posts per semester with relevant content of your choice
  • Posting appropriate Walnut Capital content to your social media platforms
  • Participate in outreach programs to involve peers into company’s offerings
  • Generate unique ideas to promote Walnut Capital on your campus

Skills/Qualifications: 

  • Brandbassador should possess general knowledge and appreciation for Sales and Marketing, especially digital and social channels (This internship is NOT limited to Marketing majors)
  • An established online presence
  • High level of professionalism
  • Excellent oral and written communication
  • Interactive and personable
  • Passion for building and growing relationships
  • The ability to provide innovative insights into your campus population and produce strategic marketing tactics to promote brand

Education/Experience:

  • Must be enrolled in PITT or CMU
  • All classes will be considered (Freshman, Sophomore, Junior, Senior, and Graduate Students)
  • No experience necessary. Training will be provided along with tons of Walnut Capital swag.

Compensation:

  • Compensation based on performance
  • Brandbassadors will also have the opportunity to win prizes for high performance and program participation.

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