Brooklyn Academy of Music (BAM) is a multi-disciplinary arts center located in Brooklyn, New York. For more than 150 years, BAM has been the home for adventurous artists, audiences, and ideas—engaging both global and local communities. With world-renowned programming in theater, dance, music, opera, film, and much more, BAM showcases the work of emerging artists and innovative modern masters.
BAM is currently seeking for a building Maintainer to perform preventive, proactive, reactive, and corrective maintenance throughout BAM including HVAC & controls, carpentry, painting, plumbing, and other duties as assigned. Under general supervision, the Maintainer performs responsible work in maintaining BAM's buildings and equipment. The qualified candidate may assist the Director and Maintenance Supervisor of facilities to respond to all HVAC emergencies and other emergencies as required.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities of the Maintainer:
Minimum Job Requirements:
The qualified candidate must be willing to accept training for computerized climate control system and any/all equipment for which BAM provides training for. To maintain position of Maintainer, selected candidate must be willing to secure and maintain all necessary licenses and certificates required by New York State, New York City, and the Brooklyn Academy of Music. The following additional NYC Fire Department Certificates of Fitness must be held, but can be obtained within 6 months of start of employment and must be maintained throughout employment:
Physical Requirements: The selected candidate must be willing to work any shifts as may be required. In an emergency situation, the Maintainer is identified as an essential worker and overtime or overnight shifts may be required. The position requires work indoor and outdoor in all weather conditions. Tasks require manual dexterity and ability to safely use hand and power tools (e.g. drills, saws) and operate equipment (e.g. tractor, snow removal machines, jack hummer, table saw). Some tasks require climbing ladders, kneeling, bending, and moderate lifting up to 50 pounds.
Pay: The role is a Union position and will be paid in accordance with the DC 37 citywide economic agreement. This position is full-time non-exempt and eligible for benefits.
Application Instructions: Must complete an online application through BAM's website - no phone calls, emails or walk ins, please.
Brooklyn Academy of Music is currently undergoing an anti-oppression process. BAM recognizes that historic institutional practices lead to a non-inclusive environment and is working to address diversity and inclusion in all forms. Individuals in BAM are experiencing their own pace during this process, which is not uncommon when addressing power and privilege. The Facilities department supports and continues to take part in this process.
Brooklyn Academy of Music (BAM) is a multi-disciplinary arts center located in Brooklyn, New York. For more than 150 years, BAM has been the home for adventurous artists, audiences, and ideas—engaging both global and local communities. With…