Maintenance Worker

Operations · New York, New York
Department Operations
Employment Type Full Time
Minimum Experience Mid-level
Compensation $15

Our mission is to create and sustain a strong, effective community that acknowledges and responds to the potential, achievements and interdependence of its diverse members. Rooted in and primarily focused on the Chelsea neighborhood, we seek to empower all individuals and families to achieve their highest potential, while maintaining a priority on those in economic need.

After 2 years of renovation, Hudson Guild is reopening the Fulton Center! Fulton Center is a community center, located in Chelsea, with a focus on our Adult Services programming.

Under the supervision of the Operations Director, the Maintenance Worker is responsible for the upkeep and repairs of all facilities, equipment, and grounds associated with Hudson Guild. The ideal candidate possesses a positive attitude as well as, excellent communication and interpersonal skills, willingness to learn, and a general passion for creative problem solving. We seek a candidate with the ability to relate to participants, staff, and guests in a courteous manner.   

REQUIRED QUALIFICATIONS: High school diploma or equivalent. Proven experience as a maintenance worker or similar position, preferably in a high traffic environment. 

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS: NYS driver’s license in order to serve as backup driver for our Senior Van. Experience working with power tools and high-powered equipment (i.e. floor machine). 


  • Performs work according to standard procedure and by building's operational schedule

  • Cleans rooms, hallways, restrooms, gym/locker rooms, offices, stairways, and windows

  • Uses brooms, mops, and floor equipment to sweep, mop, strip and wax floors

  • Uses vacuum cleaners to clean rugs, carpets, upholstered furniture and blinds

  • Dusts furniture and equipment

  • Washes walls, ceilings, woodwork, windows, doors and sills

  • Makes minor carpentry, electrical, mechanical and plumbing repairs.

  • Performs touch up and finish painting

  • Empties wastebaskets

  • Replenishes restroom supplies

  • Sets up and tears down chairs, tables and equipment in meeting rooms, and function rooms

  • Prepares rooms for use by Participants, Staff, Board and outside organizations

  • Clears snow from entrances and walkways

  • Picks up and delivers supplies and materials to Hudson Guild sites and rooms

  • Keep supply rooms neat and organized at all times keeping inventory lists up to date

  • Follows all applicable safety rules and procedures

  • Opens and closes buildings according to security procedures

  • Ensures facilities are DOH compliant

  • Reports work accomplished orally or on written work order to supervisor

  • Other duties as assigned by supervisor

    Additional Duties

  • Participates in general cleaning, painting, and repair work.

  • Uses hand tools and power tools in making minor maintenance repairs and maintaining grounds and walks.

  • Assist officials, staff, visitors, and other employees as necessary.

  • Checks building at beginning and end of shifts, reports any needs, repairs or suspicious activity to supervisor within 24 hours.

  • Participates in building coverage by working days, evenings and weekends as required.

Hudson Guild is an Equal Opportunity Employer

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  • Location
    New York, New York
  • Department
  • Employment Type
    Full Time
  • Minimum Experience
  • Compensation