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QSAC Maintenance Worker in Jamaica NY, New York

Our Mission

QSAC is a New York City and Long Island based nonprofit that supports children and adults with autism, together with their families, in achieving greater independence, realizing their future potential, and contributing to their communities in a meaningful way by offering person-centered services. QSAC pursues this mission through direct services that provide a supportive and individualized setting for children and adults with autism to improve their communication, socialization, academic, and functional skills

Job Description

Job Summary

QSAC is looking for a skilled and seasoned maintenance worker who has hands on experience in major maintenance trades that include, but are not limited to carpentry, plumbing, electrical, general woodworking, various repairs, wall installation, painting and minor internal construction.

If you are a jack of all trades and an innovative thinker, then we would like to talk to you!

The Maintenance office is based in Jamaica Queens, but travel to other locations is required. Vehicle will be provided for travel to programs.

Responsibilities include but are not limited to:

• Complete projects including plumbing, carpentry, moving furniture, deliveries, construction, painting, etc. in an efficient and timely manner.

• Complete work orders efficiently the first time - follow logical steps like patching before painting before laying carpet

• Maintain cleanliness throughout facilities, performing cleaning duties as assigned.

• Review work orders before heading to work site to ensure all materials and tools are available

• Prioritize work to complete time sensitive issues first

• Complete work orders efficiently the first time - follow logical steps like patching before painting before laying carpet.

• Utilize troubleshooting skills to determine best way to fix problems and communicate delays or emergency reassignments to supervisor.

• Identify problems in the facility and inform supervisor as soon as they are discovered.

• Demonstrate safety and care of equipment and supplies to protect from damage and theft.

• Work independently in the field, staying focused on assigned tasks and priorities

• Valid driver license and good driving record


• Must Have 2-3 Years Experience in carpentry, Electrical and Plumbing

• Valid driver license and good driving record

• High school diploma/GED Must be able to lift 50 lb items

• Must be able to communicate effectively with others

• Commitment to company values and adherence to policies


Our benefits go beyond health and retirement. You will be joining a passionate community of professionals and staff who support each other in a challenging and rewarding work culture.

· Generous Paid Time Off policy (for full time staff)

· Medical Insurance as low as $1 per paycheck (for full time staff)

· Dental Insurance less than $5 per paycheck (for full time staff)

· Vision Insurance less than $5 per paycheck (for full time staff)

· Group Life Insurance and Long Term Disability (for full time staff)

· Flexible Spending Accounts (for full time staff)

· Pre-Tax Commuter Benefits

· 403(b) Retirement with Employer Match

· Opportunities for career advancement

· Competitive salary

*Employee costs listed are based on individual coverage

Qualifications are subject to change in accordance with government regulations.

QSAC is Equal Opportunity Employer (EOE)

Mission-Oriented. Results-Driven. Collaborative. Passionate. We Are QSAC.

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