Under general supervision of Director of Operations and/or Chief Engineer, perform general and preventative maintenance services and related repairs to school building, machinery and equipment.
Characteristic Duties and Responsibilities:
Perform assigned general maintenance duties required to maintain and repair school building, machinery and equipment, involving some skill in carpentry, plumbing, painting and/or the electrical or mechanical trades.
Assure that jobs specified on maintenance requests and work orders are completed satisfactorily.
Perform daily inspection of building.
Maintain tools and equipment required for maintenance tasks and inventory of equipment and supplies.
Make emergency repairs within area of knowledge and responsibility.
Maintain required records of hours/materials expended for each job.
Attend special training classes and sessions to increase skill in various crafts.
Inspect machinery in operation to assure proper functioning, including checking pressures and temperatures as required.
Setup event spaces as required.
Perform space/area setup and breakdown as required daily
Perform cleaning/janitorial work as needed
Garbage removal, snow removal when necessary
Perform other related duties as assigned.
2pm to 10pm
Minimum Acceptable Qualifications:
Trade or vocational school graduation and two years of experience in one or more of the building trades, or combination of training and experience equal to four years.
NYC Fire Safety Directors license required
Knowledge and ability to operate tools of the trade.
Willingness to learn new skills and methods.
Sufficient strength and physical dexterity to perform duties and responsibilities of the job, including heavy work with exposure to inclement weather for prolonged periods of time.
Must be able to wear and use appropriate personal protective equipment as necessary.
Valid motor vehicle operator's license if required.
Additional Desirable Qualifications:
Experience at the institution to be served or at another school environment
Founded in 1920, Nightingale-Bamford is an independent school for girls, enrolling 592 students from Kindergarten through Class XII. The schoolhouse consistes of 97,000 square feet with a regulation-size gymnasium, auditorium with computerized sound and lighting systems, state-of-the-art science laboratories, computer rooms and library technology. The school is accredited by the New York State Association of Independent Schools.Full-time faculty members:92 Average tenure at Nightingale: 11 years