The Opportunity

Lantz, NS | Halifax, NS
Management and Operations
Full-time - Permanent
$48,000 - $57,000 / year

Shaw Living is a proud division of The Shaw Group - a leading manufacturer and community developer in Atlantic Canada for over 160 years. Shaw Living is one of The Shaw Group Limited's newest divisions with a focus on construction and long-term rental ownership. Born out of the initial corporate strategy of 'adding value to land', Shaw Living has grown substantially from one multi-residential building investment and one ground-based modular project to involvement in more than 500 units of multi-residential development and several ground-based modular projects running simultaneously. Shaw Living wholly owns several buildings and is also a proud partner with other real estate developers and builders. Since 2017, the division has expanded from a staff of two to currently employing more than 30 individuals with skill sets ranging from project managers to supervisors to general laborers.

We are currently looking for a Resident Manager or a Resident Manager Couple. Someone with effective communication, organizational and customer service skills. They will be responsible for the direct management and oversight of assigned commercial/residential properties. The Resident manager is responsible for a multi-unit property along with our town homes at maple mews (Lantz) and this includes the day-to-day operations and the overall management of the commercial/residential portfolio including maintenance, cleaning, administration, leasing, and staff and contractor supervision.

What you'll do


  • On Call Duties
  • Cleaning of all common and public area
  • Creating and maintaining positive Tenant Relations
  • Rental inquiries, including viewings and general leasing inquiries
  • Snow removal, and salting of walkways, front and side entrances etc.
  • Preparing units for new tenants
  • Minor maintenance
  • Coordinating service calls for non-minor maintenance
  • Administrative duties

What you'll need


  • Previous experience in customer service roll
  • Good written and oral communication
  • Ability to work well in a team environment with limited supervision
  • Previous experience with residential property management industry is an asset
  • Basic computer skills

We're looking for

Core Skills

Maintenance Management Responsible Cleaning Leasing

A little bit about us

The Shaw Group Limited

The Shaw Group is one of Eastern Canada's leading manufacturers and community developers. With a strong focus on products for the construction industry, we compete in a variety of market sectors and produce close to 1,000 individual products in 12 facilities across the Maritimes. Five retail Shaw Centres and more than 300 dealers sell Shaw Group products. Our company operates on a decentralized basis through a number of divisions and subsidiaries: Shaw Brick, Shaw Precast Solutions, Shaw Resources, Clayton Developments Limited, MMH Prestige Homes Inc., Ven-Rez Products Limited, Shaw Lifestyle and Shaw Living.

Are you interested?

Work With Us

We offer a competitive wage, comprehensive benefits (including a pension plan), the opportunity to grow and develop with the company, and a safe work environment. Located in Halifax, NS Shaw Living is proud to be a member of The Shaw Group Limited, one of Canada's 50- Best Managed Companies, and an employer of choice in the Maritimes.

We understand the importance of investing in and developing our people. We are collaborative and team oriented. We provide our team with the opportunities to grow, and we create a safe environment for our people to bring fresh ideas to the table. And we like people with a "let's get it done" attitude! If this sounds like the right fit for you, please show your interest by submitting your cover letter and resume.

The Shaw Group is committed to fostering a culture of diversity, equity, and inclusion which celebrates the successes that comes from a team diverse in expertise, experiences, and perspectives. We encourage and are pleased to consider all qualified candidates, welcoming all ethnicities, religions, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, aboriginal status, age, disability, or persons who may require an accommodation, to apply.