Maintenance Associate

Maintenance Associate2021-12-17T10:15:26+00:00

North Shore Animal League America is currently seeking a full time 5 days/40 hours per week including 1 weekend day Maintenance Associate/Handy Man that will be responsible for maintaining North Shore Animal League America’s buildings and grounds and 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, painting.
  • Perform daily inspection of league buildings.
  • Purchase supplies from local venders.
  • Record vehicle mileage of all league vehicles.
  • Snow removal: Be available for scheduled ‘on-call’ time for emergencies, especially those arising from weather events, such as snow or heavy storms.
  • 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.
  • Assist Facilities Manager/ Facilities Supervisor when requested.

Requirements:

  • 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]