This is a full time position, 40 hours per week. The schedule is Monday-Friday 8:30-5:00pm.

The employee in this position will perform basic plumbing, repairs, and general maintenance work such as, but not limited to, carpentry, plumbing, minor electrical & masonry jobs throughout The Children’s Center of Hamden buildings & grounds. The Maintenance Worker will be expected to perform other duties as assigned.

Job Requirements

Skills

  • Must have expert knowledge of carpentry as well as knowledge of plumbing & electrical work (Licensing is not required, but testing of qualifications may be)
  • Do heavy work, move furniture, boxes, etc.
  • Work off ladder at various heights
  • Understand written instructions
  • Make visual inspections of equipment & work areas to ensure safety
  • Hear verbal instructions as well as warning alarms, equipment malfunction noises, etc.
  • Paint & Patch
  • Perform general cleaning & grounds upkeep
  • Call attention to and report safety concerns
  • Snow Removal

Education

Must have a High School or Trade School Diploma

Experience

Must have a minimum of 5 years building repair experience

Successful candidates must also be able to:

  • Must obtain/maintain Public Service Driver’s License
  • Must complete a criminal background check
  • Must pass pre-employment physical exam, physical demands test & drug screen