Responsible person to maintain and upkeep all assigned facilities/properties. Maintain the external/internal appearance of all homes/buildings within the I/DD department. It is important for this position to be careful and thorough in working, cleaning, and repairing all premises. Must also possess a keen eye for detail and diligence. The Maintenance Specialist will provide assist on special projects for the department and collaboration with other maintenance specialists as needed.
Founded as an orphanage in 1831, Rising Ground has been at the forefront of evolving community needs. Driven by the belief that each of us can thrive when life has hope and opportunity, Rising Ground provides caring support and proven paths to positive change, helping children, adults, and families rise above adversity, and each year, Rising Ground is a positive force in the lives of more than 25,000 individuals. We do this through 50 programs in 70 locations throughout New York City and Westchester. Our strong belief and commitment to diversity shows not just through our work with supported persons but is integral to the building of a strong staff that reflects the communities we serve. Rising Ground is headquartered in downtown Brooklyn.
At Rising Ground, we encourage everyone to live a healthier life. When you enroll in health care benefits — medical, dental, and vision care, you and your family can take advantage of each plan’s preventive services, which will help everyone to stay well. Another way to remain healthy is to eat right and keep active. Ultimately, we all benefit when we make the right choices, whether through diet and exercise or health care services. You can also take advantage of other important benefits, including life and accident, disability benefits, the retirement savings plan, and the employee assistance program.
In partnership with the Residential Management Team:
In partnership with the Residence Management Team
In partnership with the Residential Management Team
Required Education and Experience
Preferred Education and Experience
Additional Eligibility Qualifications
AMAP and First Aid/CPR/AED certification a plus
Must have a clean NYS Driver’s License
Salary $17.00 per hour
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