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The Jewish Board Porter in Brooklyn, New York

Make a bigger difference


The Jewish Board delivers innovative, best-in-class mental and
behavioral health services to over 45,000 New Yorkers each year. We are
unique in serving everyone from infants and their families, to children,
teens, and adults. That adds up to countless opportunities to use your
skills, training, and compassion to make a difference in the lives of

Similarly, we support our employees through benefits like, professional
development opportunities and paid supervision. Some of our other
benefits include:

- 15 agency holidays and 15 sick days in addition to generous vacation
- Health/dental/vision plans that are subsidized up to 80%
- Tuition assistance and educational loan forgiveness
- Access to 403(b) retirement benefits and a pension.

**The Porter position is a physically active role, responsible for
maintaining the cleanliness, sanitary, and general safe maintenance of
The Jewish Board program facilities to which the porter is assigned.

Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

- Daily maintenance, cleaning, and dusting of program spaces,
including; offices, kitchens, bathrooms, common areas, elevators,
lobbies, corridors, stairwells, loading docks, recreational areas,
facilities, storage areas, workshops, etc. Thoroughly
cleaning/sanitizing all surfaces, toilets, partitions, sinks, tile
surfaces, walls, doors, hardware, appliances, glass doors;
replenishing janitorial supplies as required
- Performing basic grounds work including, but not limited to: mowing,
raking, bagging, trimming, clipping, planting, watering, weeding;
Seasonal maintenance, including snow removal as needed
- Performing light repairs, including but not limited to: painting,
wall hangings, changing light bulbs, minor floor/wall repair as


- A High School diploma or GED preferred
- A current, valid clean Driver's license is required for this
position and throughout all Porter level employment; Porters are
required to drive agency vehicles in the course of providing job
related services as authorized
- Three (3) years of experience as a cleaner /maintainer of diverse
commercial space; or One (1) year of Trade school or Certificate
program in a related field may be substituted for 2 years of

We respect diversity and accordingly are an equal opportunity employer
that does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, creed, religion,
national origin, alienage, citizenship status, age, disability, sex,
gender, gender identity or expression (including transgender status),
sexual orientation, marital status, partnership status, veteran status,
genetic information, or any other status protected by applicable
federal, state, or local law.

This applies with respect to recruiting, hiring, placement, promotion,
transfer, training, compensation, termination, assignments, benefits,
employee activities, access to facilities and programs, and all other
terms and condition of employment as well as general treatment during

We will endeavor to make a reasonable accommodation to the known
physical or mental limitations of qualified employees with disabilities,
without regard to any protected classifications, unless the
accommodation would impose an undue hardship on the operation of our
business. Any employees who need assistance to perform their job duties
because of a physical or mental condition should contact human

**Other details**

- Job Family Facility Support \[100s\]
- Pay Type Hourly
- Employment Indicator 9040 - Non-Professional Hospital
- Travel Required Yes