Schenectady Municipal Housing Authority Buildings and Grounds Worker in Schenectady, New York

The Schenectady Municipal Housing Authority (SMHA) is seeking to fill the full-time position of Buildings and Grounds Worker. Employees in this position work independently to perform a variety of unskilled and semi-skilled tasks relative to cleaning, minor repairs and grounds keeping responsibilities. Job duties include, but are not limited to cleaning vacant apartments, maintaining grounds and areas around apartments, performing minor electrical, plumbing and carpentry
repairs, and assisting with trash and bulk item removal.
MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS:
-Graduation from high school or possession of a high school equivalency diploma; OR
-One year of related experience; OR
-Successful completion of a job training or job readiness program.
Special Requirements: Must possess a valid NYS Drivers license at the time of appointment and must maintain such license throughout the tenure of appointment.
Starting Salary: $42.942.80. Full benefit package including health insurance and participation in the New York State and Local Retirement System.
Normal Work Schedule: Full-Time, 40 hours per week, Monday through Friday, 7:30 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
Pre-employment Drug Screening: It is the policy of SMHA to require applicants to take and successfully pass a preemployment drug test.
Submission Requirements: Applicants must submit a job application and attach a copy of their resume. The application can be downloaded from our website http://www.smha1.org/News.html (scroll down to Job Opportunities and click the link to Employment Application). Application and resume may be submitted via mail or email to the following:
Office of the Executive Director
Schenectady Municipal Housing Authority
375 Broadway
Schenectady, NY 12305
jobs@smha1.org
Submission Deadline: Monday, April 30, 2018
The Schenectady Municipal Housing Authority is an Equal Opportunity Employer