Maintenance Worker - Residential Services


Job Type

Full Time

Published:

04/09/2018

Address

New York
New York
United States

Description

POSITION: Maintenance Worker – The Muhlenberg Residence


REPORTS TO: Facilities Coordinator of The Mulhenberg Residence


CLASSIFICATION: Full Time/Part Time


EXEMPT/NONEXEMPT: Non-Exempt




GENERAL DESCRIPTION:

The Maintenance Worker understands the importance of a well cared for facility and works to keep the structure of The Muhlenberg Residence in good repair and in clean and orderly condition.


MAJOR DUTIES AND RESPONSIBLITIES:

  • Maintains the interior and exterior of The Muhlenberg Residence at the highest standard of excellence (clean and clear of debris, etc.).
  • Paints and repairs windows (window blinds and balances), doors, floors, woodwork, sheetrock, plaster, and other parts of building structure.
  • Performs basic plumbing, carpentry, tile work, locksmithing, and electrical services.
  • Assembles and installs furniture, shelves and other building/office items.
  • Sweeps and mops interior spaces; maintains wood floors; vacuums carpeted areas; strips, buffs and waxes floors and tiles.
  • Completes janitorial work, including but not limited to trash removal; cleaning bathrooms/refilling bathroom items; cleaning kitchens, hallways, stairwells, offices, and other common areas (including storage, supply rooms, trash room and machinery rooms).
  • Turns over apartments after tenants move out (removes old furniture, moves new furniture in, paints walls, etc.). Assists with cleaning tenant units when needed.
  • Carries out seasonal tasks such as shoveling snow, salting/sanding sidewalks, installing and removing air conditioners.
  • Orders, picks up, and maintains parts, supplies, and equipment; tracks and maintains up-to-date inventory.
  • Records maintenance and repair work.
  • Escorts and stays abreast of vendors working on the grounds.
  • Represents Lutheran Social Service of New York’s mission, values, and ethics, and upholds agency Code of Conduct at all times.                              
  • Handles other job-related duties, as assigned.

                                                             

EDUCATION:

  • High School Diploma or equivalent.
  • Within the first 3 months of hire, FDNY S-95 Certificate of Fitness - Supervision of Fire Alarm Systems and Other Related Systems.

                                      

EXPERIENCE:

  • Minimum 3 years in building maintenance or a related field. 


SKILLS & ABILITIES:

  • Strong interpersonal skills.
  • Basic knowledge of plaster, sheet rock, painting, plumbing, window balances/window repair, locksmithing, tile work, electrical work.
  • Basic knowledge of health, cleanliness, security, and safety issues pertaining to building maintenance.
  • Expertise with tools ranging from common hand tools to power tools to precision instruments.
  • Strong time management skills, able to handle multiple tasks and assignments at once.
  • Flexible, available to work some holidays and weekends.    

Proficiency in internet navigation, E-mail, and Microsoft Word.

Professional Level

None specified

Minimum Education Required

High School

How To Apply

Rupbin@lssny.org

Please send all resumes and cover letters to the hiring supervisor, Rachel Bleecker, with “Maintenance Worker” in the subject line.

 

Rachel Bleecker

Rubin@lssny.org

Director of Muhlenberg Residence

[with “Maintenance Worker” in the subject line]

 

----LSSNY is an Equal Opportunity Employer----


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