Careers

Behind every great customer experience is a team of professionals passionate about achieving excellence with an overall mission to make a difference in everything they create. If this statement defines who you are, then you may be a good candidate to join the Iskalo team. 

Please send your resume in confidence to hr@iskalo.com.


Architect

Iskalo Development is currently seeking an individual with 2-5 years of professional architectural experience to join its Architectural Team. Qualified individuals should have at least a four year degree in architectural education (Masters of Architecture degree preferable), and be able to successfully contribute within the full range of project phases, with emphasis on the Design Development, Construction Document and Services During Construction phases. Technical support skills to include, space planning, constructability/drafting, building codes, rendering, with graphic design skills a plus. Applicant should have the experience and interpersonal skills necessary to interact with local authorities and agencies, outside consultants, as well as our in-house Development, Construction Management, Leasing and Property Management groups. Competence with the latest version of AutoCAD/Revit, Photoshop, Sketch-up are important. Applicant must be detail oriented and possess the ability to handle multiple projects simultaneously.

Maintenance Technician

We are currently seeking a motivated individual for the role of Skilled Tradesmen/Maintenance Technician within the Property Management Department. Tasks to be performed involve electrical/plumbing/roofing repairs and general building maintenance. This position is responsible for work throughout our portfolio of commercial, retail and residential properties.

Qualified candidates must have strong customer relation skills and present a professional, positive and helpful attitude as well the ability to work in a team environment. Must have a working knowledge of all hand tools and must possess a valid driver’s license.

Construction Project Coordinator – Administrative Assistant

Iskalo is currently seeking a Construction Project Coordinator – Administrative Assistant to play an integral role in the construction management department.  The candidate will to work closely with the Director of Development/Construction, Project Managers, Superintendents and other construction operations staff to assist in the completion of a variety of commercial construction projects from ground up to tenant improvements.

Key Responsibilities/Accountabilities

  • Assist in the preparation of bid packages
  • Contacting sub-contractors and suppliers
  • Attend project meetings in the office and field to take notes and issue meeting minutes
  • Processing time sheets for office and field personnel
  • Preparing purchase orders and AIA contracts
  • Generating Timberline reports for construction commitments & unresolved costs
  • Tracking sub-contractor compliance items (insurance & W9)
  • Tax exemption & certificate of capital improvement processing
  • Safety meeting topic research/manage and order PPE
  • Filing & Construction Department organization
  • Project related errands
  • Processing addendum, RFI’s and Submittals
  • Front desk lunch and vacation support as needed
  • Schedule and task support for Director

Qualifications

  • A.A. S. in Construction Technology, Business Management or Accounting
  • 3-5 years of administrative support in the Construction or Real Estate Development Industry
  • Energetic, motivated profession with critical thinking skills and problem-solving ability; able to multi-task and work under pressure; strong verbal and written communication skills, high attention to detail and strong organizational skills, able to prioritize work  
  • Understanding of basic construction concepts and language

Computer proficiency with Microsoft Office suite a must, proficiency in Timberline and Procore a plus.

Jr. Construction Project Manager

Iskalo is currently seeding an Entry Level Project Manager to work closely with Project Managers, Superintendents and other construction operations staff to manage the full life cycle of a variety of commercial construction projects.

Key Responsibilities/Accountabilities

  • Project scheduling
  • Project cost control
  • Request for information (RFI)
  • Daily coordination with Project Superintendents
  • Issuance of subcontractor contracts and purchase orders
  • Project billing/project closeout
  • Estimating
  • Pre-construction activities
  • Ensure tenant satisfaction
  • Maintain subcontractor relationships

Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s Degree (Construction Management/Civil Engineering/Construction Engineering Technology preferred)
  • 0-3 years of experience in the Construction Industry
  • Understanding of basic construction methods and materials

Computer proficiency, project scheduling software experience helpful

Finance Manager

Iskalo Development is currently seeking a Finance Manager who under the direction of, and in collaboration with the Executive Vice President (EVP) and Chief Executive Officer (CEO), will actively participate in a related set of real estate development activities with a principal focus on property and venture financing, working closely with the CEO.

The Finance Manager will be expected to provide collaborative and creative input and shall be required to think conceptually and “outside the box.” Finance Manager will be required to serve as the professional “point of contact” with Iskalo lenders and shall be required to effectively interact with Iskalo staff/departments as well as outside vendors and professional consultants to advance/complete assignments.

Responsiblities:

  • Financing – Responsibilities include identification of prospective lenders, preparation and distribution of loan packages to the prospective lenders, coordination and attendance at meetings with the prospective lenders, assistance with the negotiation of term sheets/commitment letters with the preferred lenders, and coordination of finance closings including reviewing of loan documents and completion of loan abstracts upon closing.  Assist with ongoing financing compliance and reporting requirements, as well as update and track the “global” debt summary of all loans for Iskalo entities showing the loan amounts, outstanding principal balances, rates, summary deal terms, and maturities. 
  • Property Acquisitions – Responsibilities include assisting in property research activities, financial modeling, coordination of property due diligence activities including retaining and managing consultants to perform due diligence tasks, identification of lenders and overall assistance with financing of property acquisitions, and coordination of closings on property acquisitions with outside parties and internal departments.
  • Asset Management – Assist with certain Asset Management activities such as review and evaluation of property assessments, and coordination of assessment challenges.

Qualifications:

  • Educational Requirement:  Minimum 4-year undergraduate degree.  Preferred curriculum in Finance, Management, or Law.
  • Computer literate with above average competency with spreadsheets, word processing and presentations; Microsoft Office Suite preferred.
  • Minimum of five years, full-time experience in commercial real estate finance or development. 
  • Above average verbal (including public speaking) & written skills.
  • A personal working style that is collaborative and motivational.  
  • Superior critical thinking and problem-solving skills.
  • Ability to operate on both a task oriented and conceptual/strategic level.
  • Above average ability to manage multiple projects and multiple tasks under pressure.  


Iskalo Development Corp is an equal opportunity employer.