Living Resources Landscaper/Maintenance Assistant in Capital Region, New York
EOE StatementWe are an equal employment opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status or any other characteristic protected by law.
Living Resources is a non-profit agency dedicated to providing life-enhancing services for people with developmental disabilties in safe and nurturing environments.
The Landscaper/Maintenance Assistant is responsible for landscaping, maintenance, repairs and patching/painting of Agency residential programs and offices, and other duties, as assigned. Landscaper/Maintenance assistants will be expected to share snow plowing duties for agency properties, during regular and off hours, during the winter season.
Primary responsibility is to maintain the landscaping of all Agency buildings and offices, as needed. Additional responsibilities will include the maintenance of Agency buildings and offices, to include those trade areas listed below, as assigned:
heating and cooling
minor appliance repair
minor electrical work
Full-time, 40 hours/week, Monday - Friday, 7:30am-4pm
LocationLiving Resources Corp
At least 18 years old.
Valid NYS Driver's license and reliable transporation.
Two years of landscaping experience, experience in the building and/or construction field and expertise in at least one of the trade areas listed above preferred.
Additional classroom instruction in one or more of the trade areas is a plus.
Experience with small engine repair desired.
Ability to use hand and power tools necessary for building and maintenance repair.
Ability to evaluate a job in terms of materials and time needed and how to do the job.
Ability to lift 75 pounds without assistance.
Ability to climb a ladder.
Ability to work under pressure.
Ability to read and write.
We offer great beneftis including Health, Dental & Vision Insurance, Tuition Assistance, Payment in Lieu of Health Insurance, Retirement programs and we have a free onsite Fitness Center in our main office in Albany!
This position is currently accepting applications.