Maintenance Worker

Position ID:



Bronx, NY

FLSA Status:

Full Time, Non-Exempt


Service Worker


Business Services

Reports to:

Director of Business Services

Supervisory Responsibilities:



Summary: Provide cleaning and maintenance support at the South Bronx Center.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities include the following. Other duties may be assigned.

  • Dust, mop, and clean surface areas.
  • Sweep and vacuum offices and common areas.
  • Maintain kitchen area.
  • Assist with repairs such as changing light bulbs, installing shelves.

Position Type and Expected Hours of Work:

This is a full-time position. Days of work are generally Monday – Friday, either 9:00am to 5:00pm or 10am to 6pm, with exceptions for special events. Hours will be coordinated according to program needs.

Working conditions and physical demands required:

The demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job.

  • Remain upright on the feet, particularly for sustained periods of time.
  • Use upper extremities to exert force in order to draw, drag, haul or tug objects in a sustained motion, or to press against something with steady force in order to thrust forward, downward or outward.
  • Raise objects from a lower to a higher position or move objects horizontally from position-to-position.
  • Bend the body downward and forward by bending leg and spine.
  • Extend hand(s) and arm(s) in any direction.
  • Apply pressure to objects with the fingers and palm.
  • Medium to heavy physical work, exerting from 50 to 100 pounds of force occasionally.
  • Subject to atmospheric conditions such as: fumes, odors, dust, cleaning solutions, sprays, etc.


Education and/or experience required:

  • High School diploma or equivalent.
  • Experience or training in a building trade, moving, maintenance, and performing general repairs.

Skills, Licenses, and/or competencies required:

  • Ability to handle multiple demands and work well independently or within a team.

Job Summary

Maintenance Worker

How to Apply

Applicants must submit a resume and cover letter highlighting relevant past experience and qualifications, and state their position of interest and desired compensation. Submissions without this information will not be considered.

Please send resume and cover letter to: