Resources For Human Development, Inc.
Requisition Number: ONOUR-MNTWK-H-05-2018-01
Job Title: Maintenance Worker
City: Bethlehem
State: PA

Minimum Degree Required: F - None
Minimum Years of Experience: 1
Salary Range: $13-15/hour

Maintenance Worker

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Description/Job Summary

Job title Maintenance Worker
Reports to Maintenance Supervisor
 
Position Summary
 
  • Performs a variety of general maintenance, including lawn care and snow removal for residential and commercial sites in NEPA and provides safe, comfortable home and working environments for our consumers and employees.
 
Essential Duties and Functions
 
  • Performs maintenance service and repairs in the areas of:
 
  • Landscaping & Grounds keeping
    • Mow lawns
    • Trim around trees and buildings, along curb and sidewalks
    • Trim bushes and prune trees and shrubs
    • Fall and Spring cleanup
    • Pick weeds from landscaped areas
    • Bike path maintenance
    • Trash & debris removal
  • Snow removal
    • Snow blowing, shoveling sidewalks and handicap ramps
    • Snow plowing parking lots
    • Spread salt/sand on sidewalks and parking lots
    • Ice scraping, as needed
  • Remove & install window air conditioners
  • Clean gutters
  • Minor carpentry and painting
    • Drywall patching
    • Painting (with roller/sprayer), varnish/stain doors or furniture
  • Door/frame repairs & installation
    • Lock replacement
    • Install door levers
    • Install hydraulic pumps
  • Fixing safety hazards
  • Minor plumbing repairs, as allowed by local ordinance
    • Toilets (repair & replacement)
    • < >< >Washer Machines hoses
    • Shut off valves
    • Lighting water heaters & furnaces
  • Assess heating systems
  • Minor electrical, as allowed by local ordinance
    • Understand basic electrical principals
    • Switch/outlet replacements
  • Minor masonry
    • Sidewalk repairs
    • Minor pointing
  • Assembling furniture
  • Installing appliances
  • Competently and safely operate, service, and maintain equipment, vehicles, or tools. These may include, but are not limited to: riding mowers, push mowers, trucks, snow plows, chain saws, sod cutters, snow blowers, rakes, shovels, pruning shears, and minor power equipment.
  • Work in a variety of weather conditions.
  • Must be able to work extended hours and weekends when required.
  • Must be able to work a rotating 7 day on call schedule.
  • Other duties as required.
 
Qualifications
 
Qualifications include:
  • Must be 18 years of age with a valid driver license and a clean driving record as determined by our insurance carrier.
  • A minimum of 1 year of experience in Maintenance or relevant trades.
  • Is knowledgeable in the procedures and safety measures in general maintenance and repairs.
  • Must be able to pass a criminal background and motor vehicle check.
  • Must be able to give work direction and work well under pressure and deadline driven.
  • Must have good communication skills and be an effective listener.
  • Must be reliable, possess a positive attitude and can work independently.
  • Must have general maintenance tools with a reliable transportation to perform employment responsibilities.
  • Ability to carry and climb extension and step ladders.
  • Proficient in Microsoft® Outlook and internet.
 
 
Working conditions
 
Hazard and Atmospheric Conditions
×Exposure to Fumes ×Exposure to Dust
×Exposure to Extreme Heat ×Exposure to Extreme Cold
×Wet and/or Humid ×Exposure to Loud Noise
×Exposure to Confined Places ×Mists or Gases
×Exposure to Mechanical Hazards ×Exposure to Chemical Hazards
×Exposure to Electrical Hazards ×Radiant Energy Hazard
×Exposure to Heights ×Exposure to Burn Hazard
Additional Special Working Conditions:
 
Interaction with consumers who may have behavioral health issues/episodes.
 
 
Physical requirements
 
Lifting Requirements
  • Sedentary: exerting up to 10 pounds of force occasionally, and/or a negligible amount of force frequently or constantly to left, carry, push, pull or move objects (including self). Most work involves sitting majority of the time.
  • Light: exerting up to 20 pounds of force frequently, and/or negligible amount of force constantly to move objects. The use of arm and/or leg control requires force greater than sedentary, but worker still sits majority of time.
  • Medium: exerting up to 50 pounds of force occasionally, and/or up to 20 pounds of force frequently, and/or up to 10 pounds constantly to move objects.
×Heavy: exerting up to 100 pounds of force occasionally, and/or up to 50 pounds of force frequently, and/or up to 20 pounds of force constantly to move objects.
  • Very Heavy: exerting over 100 pounds of force occasionally, and/or move 50 pounds of force constantly to move objects.
 
Physical Requirements
×Stand or Sit (stationary position)
×Walk
×Use hands or fingers to handle or feel (operate, activate, prepare, inspect, position)
×Climb (stairs/ladders)
×Talk/Hear (communicate, converse, convey, express/exchange information)
×See (detect, identify, recognize, inspect, assess)
×Pushing or Pulling or Bend/Twist
×Repetitive Motion
×Reaching (high or low)
×Kneel, Stoop, Crouch or Crawl (position self, move)
Additional Requirements:
 
Must have ability to be on your feet for 2 or 3 hours continuously.
 
 
Reporting Relationships
 
List by job title any position(s) that supervises and is to be supervised by the incumbent:
 
Maintenance Supervisor         

  

Resources for Human Development is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, age, religion, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, national origin, genetic information, veteran, or disability status.

                                                              
 
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Resources for Human Development is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, age, religion, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, national origin, genetic information, veteran, or disability status.