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Maintenance Specialist

Title
Maintenance Specialist
Location
DVFriends, 19 E. Central Ave, Paoli, PA 19301
Description
Delaware Valley Friends School seeks outstanding candidates for the opening of Maintenance Specialist, to begin immediately. This is a 12-month position reporting to the Director of Facilities Under general supervision, the Maintenance Specialist performs a wide variety of skilled and semi-skilled building maintenance and repair tasks, which may include painting, carpentry, plumbing, electrical, masonry, HVAC, roofing, and related work. Ideal candidates will be energized by working in a mission-based organization, demonstrate exceptional attention to detail, and have a strong focus on customer service. Candidates with diverse backgrounds are strongly encouraged to apply.
Benefits
DVFriends offers competitive salary and benefits packages for employees.
Requirements
Qualifications:
-- Two years of facilities maintenance and operations experience with the ability to work from plans and specifications, prepare estimates of time, materials and labor, and work with limited supervision.
-- Specific skills as a plumber, electrician, carpenter or related trade are highly desirable.
-- High school diploma preferred.
-- Strong customer service orientation toward internal and external users of the school’s facilities and grounds.
-- Able to meet the following physical requirements: Frequent lifting and carrying of objects weighing up to 25 pounds, less frequent lifting and carrying of objects weighing up to 50 pounds, and occasional lifting and carrying of objects weighing up to 100 pounds with assistance. Ability to bend, kneel, crouch, reach, climb, walk and run.
-- Familiarity with and appreciation for Quaker principles.

Review the attached PDF for a list of job responsibilities.
Contact Judy Sheridan
Phone:
Fax:
recruitment@dvfs.org
19 E Central Avenue, Paoli , PA 19301