Are you passionate about shaping the future of America’s Youth?
Boys Town New York is changing the way America cares for children, families and communities by providing and promoting an Integrated Continuum of Care that instills Boys Town values to strengthen body, mind and spirit.
As our full-time Maintenance Worker you will be responsible for preventative maintenance at our residential homes and shelters located in Brooklyn & Queens as well as our administrative office (Manhattan). Responsibilities of this position include cleaning gutters, caulking windows, repairing furniture, replacing tiles, building, repairing, and installing woodwork and trim for organizational facilities. The Maintenance Worker ensures completed work conforms to proper procedures, accreditation guidelines, and standards of quality and safety. In addition, you will be responsible to communicate consistently with managers and staff on the status of any service requests.
To be considered for this unique opportunity you will need:
*This position will be posted through August 16, 2013 or until the position is filled.
- High school diploma/GED or license.
- Training and/or experience is preferred in one or more of the following skill trades: Heating, HVAC, plumbing, electrical or carpentry.
- Knowledge of blueprints and diagrams a plus.
- Must be at least 21 years of age
- Have a valid driver’s license with a good record
- Be able to pass an extensive background check
- Will work various shifts and be available in the event of an off-hour emergency
When you join Boys Town, you can expect a competitive salary, comprehensive benefit program, and a true focus and passion for today’s children and families! You can find all of this in an environment that promotes and truly lives a “family first” philosophy. Join a team of leaders who are making a difference in the lives of youth every day.
If you are passionate about the Boys Town Mission, please apply on-line at http://www.boystown.org/careers
Boys Town assures equal employment opportunity to applicants without regard to race, color, national origin, sex, age, pregnancy, disability, genetic information, religion, veteran’s status, or any other prohibited basis of discrimination, as required under applicable state and federal law. Boys Town provides reasonable accommodations for the known disabilities of applicants, unless to do so would cause an undue hardship. Please contact us at 1-877-639-6003 to let us know if you are requesting an accommodation to complete the application process.