Maintenance Handy Man

Maintenance Handy Man2019-01-24T17:37:37+00:00

North Shore Animal League America is currently seeking a full-time Maintenance Handy Man to provide in house mechanical repairs as assigned and general building maintenance.

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Basic Carpentry (Framing, drywall, tape, tile and painting)
  • Basic plumbing repairs
  • Basic electrical repairs
  • Perform daily inspection of League buildings
  • Purchase supplies from local vendors
  • Record vehicle mileage of all League vehicles
  • Snow removal
  • Perform minor repairs on League vehicles
  • Filter changes on HVAC units
  • Constantly observes condition of property throughout the facility and immediately reports and/or initiates action to correct unsafe conditions
  • Maintains awareness of proper safety precautions at all times
  • Be available for scheduled ‘on-call’ time for emergencies, especially those arising from weather events, such as snow or heavy storms
  • Other duties and projects as assigned
  • Assist Facilities Manager/Facilities Supervisor when requested


  • Basic skills in carpentry, electric, plumbing and knowledge of HVAC systems
  • Computer literate
  • High school diploma or GED
  • 3-5 years mechanical training/experience in a related field
  • Must be able to work independently with little or no supervision
  • Must be able to work weekends and/or evenings when necessary
  • The ability to lift cleaning materials and heavy equipment
  • The ability to use manual and power tools
  • Knowledge of cleaning equipment and chemicals
  • Must be able to spend a large part of the day standing up and moving and walking considerable distances
  • Valid NY Driver’s License

We offer a competitive salary and an excellent benefits package including medical, dental, and much more. For consideration, interested candidates can forward their resume and cover letter, along with salary requirements to [email protected]