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New York Edge Driver/Facilities Worker (Part-Time) in Queens, New York

ABOUT US:

New York Edge is the largest provider of after school and summer camp programs in New York City public schools. Each year, programs in academics--including STEM, the arts, sports & wellness, and college access help 40,000 students develop leadership skills and succeed in school. Working parents count on our programs to provide safe and enriching environments for their children.

SUMMARY:

New York Edge seeks a dynamic, motivated and highly organized individual to fill the part-time role of Driver/Facilities Support. In this part-time role, you will be responsible for providing driving/facilities support in the management of the daily operations of the community school by dropping and picking up staff, collecting various packages, and maintaining a travel log to record work hours, travel-time and locations traveled to. You should also be able to perform routine checks on the company vehicle.

Responsibilities:

  • Safely transporting company staff as well as various products and materials to and from specified locations in a timely manner.

  • Assisting with the loading and offloading of staff luggage, products, and materials.

  • Adjusting travel routes to avoid traffic congestion or road construction.

  • Promptly informing the company of any tickets issued against the company vehicle during work hours.

  • Ensuring that the company vehicle is always parked in areas that permit parking in order to avoid towing.

  • Keeping the company vehicle clean and properly maintained by performing regular washing, cleaning and vehicle maintenance.

  • Assists in storing new equipment in various departments’ storage rooms and stacking the equipment in an orderly manner.

  • Providing accurate time records of the company vehicle’s coming and goings.

  • Reporting any accidents, injuries, and vehicle damage to management.

  • Other duties as assigned

Driver Requirements:

  • High school diploma or GED.

  • Valid NYS driver's license and clean driving record, CDL preferred.

  • Sound knowledge of road safety regulations.

  • Working knowledge of local roads and routes.

  • The ability to utilize maps, GPS systems, and car manuals.

  • Effective communication skills.

  • Punctual and reliable.

  • Must be able to pass criminal background check

  • Physically able to lift and carry object up from 30 to 50 pounds

  • Physically able to reach, stretch, bend, and sit for long periods of time during daily routine

  • Previous professional experience driving preferred

  • Able to work evenings, weekends, and holidays as needed

Covid-19 Related Requirements:

Must provide proof of vaccination against the Covid-19 virus.

Must be able to adhere to all federal, state, and local mandates regarding the Covid-19 virus which include but are not limited to wearing PPE and remaining socially distant whenever possible.

Salary & Benefits: Salary to be commensurate with experience. Salary Range: $25– $27hrly.

To apply, please visit our website at newyorkedge.org/careers

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