Maintenance Technician/Painter


From on-site management to asset management to capital improvement management, we can customize a working relationship with individual residences and buildings that suit their unique needs. Working in a team environment, our Maintenance Tech/ Painter will be an energetic self-starter. This person will provide support for Nest DC property management tenants and owners on our Starling team as well as help with our own portfolio of properties. Specific tasks related to the Maintenance Tech/ Painter position may include but are not limited to the following: Perform exceptional patching and painting work to turn over properties between tenants Performs routine preventative maintenance and repair Make trips to the hardware store, handling keys Manage regular property needs at turnover, such as patching, painting, caulking Perform minor repairs in homes and condos of varying ages (100 years old to brand new construction) Ability to track property expenses and bill appropriately (i.e. maintenance supplies and parts) Knowledge of DC and the ability to navigate the city 100% in the field


Office Hours: Monday – Friday 8am-5pm, with possible evening & some weekend hours | Experience in home maintenance and/or construction Knowledge, Skills and Abilities Required | Ability to work on a team, is self-directive and detail-oriented | Strong problem solving skills | Ability to make changes as requested to scope of work - Able to work indoors and outdoors, able to lift 75lbs+ | Superior time management skills when managing project timelines | Preferred: - Knowledge of google calendar for purposes of scheduling and communication | No Phone Calls Please | Subject line: Maintenance Tech/Painter

Leasing Specialist | Nest DC

Classification: Full-time support
Company: Nest DC, LLC
Location: 87 Florida Ave NW, Washington, D.C. 20001
Salary: $40,000- $48,000
Schedule: 8:30am -- 6:30pm, regular evenings and weekends, on-call on a rotating basis (never more than 1 week/month)

Do you love a FAST PACED environment, an unpredictable workday and enjoy assisting as much as you enjoy directing?  Does the idea of OFFICE DOGS make you smile? Are all things REAL ESTATE a passion? Does customer service turn you on and not off?  Is GIGGLING all day long and working the occasional evenings and weekends sound fun and not infuriating?  If you answered yes to these questions, you might be a NESTER! Nest DC ( is a boutique property management company focusing on residential rental units and small condominium buildings exclusively in Washington, D.C. and we want YOU to join our team! 

Working in a team environment, the specialist will be an energetic self-starter and an entrepreneur at heart. We are looking for someone who will be a crucial part of Nest DC's leasing team. 

Specific tasks related to the Property Management/Leasing Specialist position may include but are not limited to the following:

• Answering prospect calls and walking owners through our services

• Meeting with potentials clients (both tenants and owners) 

• Onboarding new properties and owners

• Scheduling photos and cleanings of properties 

• Scheduling/Hosting showings and open houses of properties

• Data entry of important information into property management software

• Ability to write management proposals and evaluate comps with a market analysis

• Writing and editing listings for online advertising

• Posting listings to various sites for marketing

• Assist staff in running errands such as filling cars with gas, picking up lunch, cleaning, taking cars to car wash or auto repair shop

• Processing client applications and creating new lease documents in line with DC Law

• Owning the coordination move-in preparations at each individual property

• Maintaining client relationships throughout tenancy

• Communicating with all departments at Nest 

• Carrying-on call phone and checking emails while on-call for the weekend you are scheduled as the primary on-caller




Education and Experience:

• Bachelor's or professional degree


Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:


• Extremely detail-oriented

• Strong customer-service aptitude

• Enjoys problem solving 

• Superior organization and time management skills

• Takes directions and feedback well 

• Strong commitment to quality product and sense of ownership of team success

• Ability to work independently and is self-directive

• Ability to communicate clearly and accurately to a range of audiences, both verbally and in writing 

• Team player mentality 

• Love of real estate and properties

• Knowledge of the city and the different neighborhoods

• Excellent writing and editing skills

• Strong interpersonal skills

• Tech savvy

• Proficiency in MS Office including Word, Excel and PowerPoint

• Knowledge of Apple systems, including iPhone applications

• Hardworking with a problem solving attitude 



• Knowledge of Apple systems, including iPhone applications

• Tech savvy is a plus


Interested and enthusiastic applicants should send a resume and salary requirements to:

Veronica Vivas:

Subject line: Leasing Specialist

Please include a blurb about yourself and why you want to work at Nest.


No Phone Calls Please

Applications accepted until position filled


Please note that only those individuals whose qualifications match the current needs of the organization will be considered applicants and will receive responses from Nest DC. 

Nest DC provides a very competitive compensation and benefits package.

Nest DC is an equal opportunity employer.