Reports to: Director of Facilities
Uniformed: Yes Hours/Week: 40 OT Required: Yes FLSA: Non-Exempt
Hudson River Park Trust (HRPT), seeks to fill a Maintenance Plumbing Technician position in its Facilities Department. The qualified individual will have a minimum of 4 years’ experience in facilities and equipment maintenance, inspection and repair, with a background in plumbing. The position pays a competitive salary commensurate with level of experience and training and offers excellent benefits.
The Maintenance Plumbing Technician will work directly with, and report to, the Director of Facilities. The Director of Facilities is responsible for the daily oversight of infrastructure management and systems based maintenance activities within the park.
The overall purpose of this position is to provide the daily “hands-on” physical labor required to keep all park areas and structures in a safe and operable condition. The employee must be able to execute tasks in all types of weather conditions for long periods of time. Overtime, evening and weekend shift and holiday work will be required as a condition of employment. Supervisory responsibilities will be required on occasion.
A successful candidate for this job should have knowledge of plumbing and general building mechanical systems. The individual should be well organized, have a proactive work ethic, exhibit professionalism and have the ability to conduct themselves professionally as a representative of HRPT.
HRPT is a public benefit corporation created by act of the New York State Legislature and a 501(c)(3) not-for-profit organization. The mission of HRPT is to design, construct and operate a prominent, and very heavily used, 4 mile waterfront park on the west side of Manhattan. Approximately 75% of the park has been constructed with a mix of State, City and Federal funding. The park includes landscaped public piers and display gardens, lawn areas, athletic fields, esplanades, docks, public sculptures, an adjacent bikeway, and other special features. The park receives approximately 17 million user visits annually and HRPT hosts numerous special events, educational programs, and park compatible commercial activities.
The responsibilities of this position include, but are not limited to, the following:
Education & Experience:
High School Diploma or GED and 4 years relevant work experience required. Certificates and/or degrees from an accredited technical training institution are preferred.
Compensation / Benefits:
Competitive salary of $24.03 - $26.44 hourly ($50,000-$55,000 annually) and excellent benefits package including paid holidays, vacation time, sick and personal time, medical, dental and vision insurance, and participation in New York State Retirement System. The position is covered under a collective bargaining agreement between HRPT and Local 30 of the International Union of Operating Engineers, AFL-CIO.
Interested applicants are to submit a resume and cover letter to Kate Yarhouse, Director of Human Resources to: email@example.com. Indicate Job Code: 2017 Facilities in the subject line of your email.
No phone calls please.
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The Hudson River Park Trust is an Equal Opportunity Employer
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