International School of Brooklyn (ISB) is an independent, non-profit school that is known for its innovative and robust Nursery–8th Grade French and Spanish language immersion program and International Baccalaureate curriculum. The ISB learning experience is driven by six core values: inquiry-based learning, diversity, global curriculum, language immersion, community, and international mindedness. Dedication to these values enables ISB to develop each student’s creativity, critical thinking, global citizenship, and intercultural understanding.
ISB Seeks a Full Time Facilities Associate
The Facilities Associate reports directly to the Operations Director and works with all constituents – students, parents, and teachers – in the International School of Brooklyn community in support of the school’s mission. The Facilities Associate is responsible for supporting the work of the Facilities Department.
Hours: Monday-Thursday and Saturdays, 9:00am-5:00pm
Oversee security of exterior doors during arrival and dismissals.
Handle deliveries, ensuring they are received properly and delivered to the appropriate classes or offices
Responsible for cleanliness of common areas of the school – hallways, bathrooms, reception areas, front and back yards etc.
Ensure that printer areas are kept stocked, neat and clean throughout the day
Daily cleaning of Annex space
Daily cleaning and stocking of bathrooms
Support snow removal and other weather related building maintenance work
Support ongoing building repair and maintenance work – painting, changing lightbulbs, trash removal, cardboard removal, furniture repair etc.
Maintain lost and found system
Assist with setting up and disassembling school events
Support other facilities team members and Head of School as needed
Other duties as assigned by the Operations Director or Head of School
Support the school, its mission, and leadership
Requirements and expectations:
Facilities Associates are expected to use professional discretion with regard to cellphone usage during work hours
Frequently lift up to 50 lbs. of supplies or equipment
Crawl under or around furniture and fixtures to perform maintenance and repairs
Climb ladders and reach to perform tasks
Work indoors and outdoors year round
Ability to sit, stand, stoop, lift for extended periods on daily basis
Ability to work extra hours for school events and functions when necessary