Maintenance Worker II (SFN841)-Safe Dwelling II - Network of in Brooklyn, NY at Volunteers of America Greater New York

Date Posted: 11/10/2019

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Job Description

Volunteers of America is a national, faith-based human services organization that helps some of the most vulnerable men, women and children in our communities lead safe, healthy, independent and productive lives. Founded in New York City in 1896, Volunteers of America is one of the nation's oldest, largest and most respected human services organizations, serving 2 million people in 400 communities in 46 states every year. Volunteers of America - Greater New York is the largest affiliate of the national organization, with more than 90 programs and 1,300 staff in the metropolitan New York area, Westchester and Nassau counties, and Northern New Jersey. Skilled and dedicated staff, and generous corporate and individual community partners, help tens of thousands of people in need every year. Whether the needs are short-term, like case management and temporary shelter, or long-term help like permanent supportive housing, we have the commitment, experience and relationships necessary to provide high quality, comprehensive services to a wide range of people in need in the New York metropolitan area.

FUNCTION

The Maintenance Worker II is responsible for the cleaning and maintenance of the building and grounds including some minor repairs.  Assists in managing the preventative maintenance program. May require lifting, pushing, or pulling up to 50 pounds without assistance.



MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS

High School diploma or GED with two years of maintenance experience.



PRINCIPAL RESPONSIBILITIES

  1. Clean and repair facility in accordance with the schedule.

  2. Complete work orders.

  3. Accept and transport deliveries of supplies, furniture, and other program materials.

  4. Assist in inventory control.

  5. Assist in routine site safety inspections and preventive maintenance, which may include heating, refrigeration, boilers, plumbing units, equipment and fixtures.

  6. Perform other duties as required.



EFFECT ON END RESULTS

  1. A clean, safe environment is maintained.

  2. Work orders receive prompt attention and are completed in a timely manner.

  3. Deliveries are routed to the appropriate location.

  4. Inventory is properly monitored.

  5. Maintenance problems and safety hazards are reported promptly.

  6. Related duties are performed completely, accurately and on time.

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Volunteers of America is an Equal Opportunity Employer.