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Leasing Community Intern - Columbus

  • Internship
    Summer Internship
  • Real Estate & Property
  • Columbus

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  • You must have a high school diploma, be enrolled in a degree program with at least 6 credit hours, maintain a 2.5 GPA, live on property, lift up to 40 lbs, have a valid driver's license, work 20 hours a week, be available evenings and weekends, and embody our core values.
  • You will be the face of customer service, greeting potential residents, giving tours, completing lease applications, maintaining documentation, staying updated on market trends, assisting with events, and working evenings and weekends as needed.


  • High school diploma or equivalent.
  • Must be enrolled in a degree program at an accredited college or university, with a minimum of 6 credit hours.
  • Must have completed a minimum of one year at the enrolled accredited college or university.
  • Must maintain a minimum 2.5 cumulative grade point average. GPA will be verified on an annual basis. Failure to maintain a minimum 2.5 cumulative GPA may result in probation, suspension or release from the Community Intern position.
  • Must be a current or future leaseholder of community.
  • Must live on designated community floor, per community guidelines, as assigned by Community Manager.
  • Able to lift up to 40 lbs.
  • Must have a valid driver’s license.
  • Available to be scheduled for work approximately 20 hours per week.
  • Available evenings and weekends.
  • Ability to embody the Cardinal Culture and Cardinal’s Core Values every day.


  • Be an ambassador for customer service by consistently going above and beyond to ensure that Cardinal customers are satisfied.
  • Administrative Front Desk tasks and duties.
  • Participate in Cardinal Way of Leasing (CWoL) training as required.
  • Utilize the Cardinal Way of Leasing by:
  • Warmly greeting prospective clients
  • Answering incoming leasing calls
  • Determining needs and preferences
  • Professionally presenting the community and apartment homes
  • Utilizing feature/benefit selling
  • Closing the sale
  • Following up
  • Complete all lease applications and lease file paperwork.
  • Required to pass third party leasing shops and become Cardinal Way of Leasing certified.
  • Maintain accurate lease file documentation in accordance with company policy; participate in lease file audits as assigned by the Community Manager.
  • Be an expert on current market conditions and trends, by shopping competition and attending Cardinal trainings.
  • Maintain cleanliness of the tour path to ensure for a positive first impression of the community.
  • Demonstrate a positive and professional attitude with team members, residents, prospective residents, and vendors.
  • Participate in and assist with planning community events.
  • Assist with various additional community projects as assigned by the Community Manager.
  • Participate in Cardinal U training as required.
  • “On-call” responsibilities (lock-outs, nightly rounds, etc.)
  • Required to work evenings and weekends

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Mission & Purpose

The strength of Cardinal is rooted in our identity. We know who we are – we are a culture-based company that attracts top talent, strives for excellence through team performance, and allows the percolation of the best ideas throughout the organization as a means of constant improvement in and throughout our businesses. We launch new opportunistic ventures in synergistic and complementary sectors. Our culture and our commitment to excellence have built a strong-and-valuable reputation in the labor, client, and equity markets.