Library Employment: Building Maintenance Worker — Part-Time

The Building Maintenance Worker is part of a team that maintains, repairs, cleans, and patrols a busy public library. Complete details on this position.

ROUTINE TASKS:

  • Repairs and maintains Library building, including heating/cooling, plumbing, and electrical systems—may involve light carpentry and masonry
  • Patrols property for safety/cleanliness and to monitor patron behavior
  • Performs general groundskeeping—mows lawns, removes snow, clears brush
  • Performs housekeeping as needed—removes rubbish, cleans spills, refreshes restrooms

KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS, ABILITIES: Semi-skilled building and grounds maintenance and repair practices; use of hand and power tools and equipment; customer service and conflict resolution; communication; read and interpret plans, blueprints and mechanical drawings; physical condition in line with the demands of the position, which can involve long periods of standing, walking, bending, sitting, lifting heavy items, and communicating by phone and face-to-face

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS: Graduation from a regionally accredited or New York State registered college or university with an Associate’s Degree and ONE (1) YEAR of paid full-time experience in general building construction or maintenance work or a closely related field; OR graduation from a regionally accredited New York State registered trade and TWO (2) YEARS of full-time paid experience in general building construction or maintenance work or a closely related field; OR graduation from high school or possession of a high school equivalency diploma and THREE (3) YEARS of full-time paid experience in general building construction or maintenance work or a closely related field.

Complete details on this position.

SCHEDULE: Mondays, Tuesdays, and Wednesdays 9a-4:30p—Occasional weekends and on-call/as needed

STARTING PAY RATE: $20.65/hour

APPLICATION DEADLINE: May 31, 2021 - or until filled

SUBMIT APPLICATION TO:
Human Resources Manager
Saratoga Springs Public Library
49 Henry St, Saratoga Springs NY 12866
Email: SSPL-HR@sals.edu

Get an application in person at the Library or online.

Saratoga Springs Public Library is an equal opportunity employer. SSPL complies with all applicable federal and state laws and the rules and regulations of the Saratoga Springs Municipal Civil Service Commission. SSPL encourages candidates of diverse backgrounds and abilities to apply.