The Elisabeth Morrow School, a pre-K through eighth grade independent school in Englewood, NJ, is looking for a Facilities Staff person starting October 15th. This position is an integral part of the school’s facilities operations and is a full time 12-month position with a generous benefit plan.
Reporting to the Director of Facilities, the school is seeking a skilled Facilities Staff person to perform tasks related to the upkeep of buildings and grounds. Responsibilities include maintenance and repairs to equipment and building systems to ensure the campus grounds and facilities are clean, safe, and functional at all times.
Being reliable with a collaborative, professional work ethic is required. The ideal candidate will have experience and solid technical knowledge and must also possess manual dexterity and physical stamina.
Key Duties and Responsibilities:
Perform minor repairs to buildings, HVAC, and grounds keeping equipment. Must have basic skills in electric, plumbing, and carpentry.
Conduct routine maintenance tasks such as replacing light bulbs and HVAC filters and belts
Perform landscaping and snow removal duties as required. Must be on call for snow events as needed.
Direct traffic during arrival and dismissal times, as well as special events
Complete set-ups of rooms and furnishings for meetings and events
Perform cleaning activities such as sweeping, mopping, trash collection, etc.
Ability to use hand and power tools and equipment
Assemble and install appliances, furnishings and equipment
Inspect and troubleshoot equipment and systems
Collaborate with all members of school community in an articulate and courteous manner during completion of duties
Report to Director of Facilities
Perform any other duties deemed necessary for the safe and efficient operation of the school
Proven experience in a similar position
Basic knowledge of HVAC, plumbing and electrical systems